Samurai-Ghost, released in Japan as Genpei Tōma Den: Kan no Ni (源平討魔伝 巻ノ弐 lit. The Genji and Heike Tale of the Demon's Demise: Volume 2), is the sequel to Genpei Tōma Den, and is the first game in the series to be released outside Japan. As with the previous game, the player controls the resurrected samurai Taira no Kagekiyo, defeating demons and monsters across several levels. Given his undead nature, Kagekiyo has access to supernatural powers such as levitation and the ability to cast energy projectiles.

Developer(s) Now Production
Publisher(s) TurboGrafx-16
JP/NA Namco Bandai Games
Virtual Console
NA Hudson Entertainment
EU/AUS Nintendo
JP Namco Bandai Games
Series Samurai-Ghost
Platform(s) Virtual Console, TurboGrafx-16
Release date(s) TurboGrafx-16
JP April 7, 1992
NA 1992
Virtual Console
NA October 29, 2007
EU/AUS November 2 2007
JP January 8, 2008
Genre(s) Action
Mode(s) Single-player
Input methods Wii Remote
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5.0-21687 (current)
2.0 (r5384)
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Revision OS CPU GPU Result Tester
3.5-1755 Windows 8 Intel Core 2 Duo T7100 @ 1.8 GHz Mobile Intel 965 Express Chipset Minor audio glitches. Jogait

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