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Genji: Dawn of the Samurai


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GF Rating

795 ratings

Game Details

  • Number of Players 1

Blood and Gore, Violence

Game Description

Sharpen your blade. Seek vengeance. Return justice to the land. Set in the elegant environment of feudal Japan, Genji is based on the Japanese literary masterpiece, Tale of Genji. A brutal samurai clan called the Heishi is terrorizing the citizens of Kyo with its tyranny. As Yoshitune, an expert swordsman and one of the only surviving descendants of the Genji clan, take on an epic adventure to rid the land of the oppressive rule of the Heishi clan. Battle mythical enemies, fantastical monsters, demons, and other samurai through 30 missions in a beautifully drawn feudal Japan. Authentic swordplay is choreographed by Japan's leading swordsman with over an hour of amazing cinematics.

User Reviews

Average Member Rating: 7.6 out of 10

Excellent and Underrated. (9 out of 10)

posted by donoho (NEW YORK, NY) on Aug 28, 2006
Member since Feb 2003
4 out of 6 gamers (67%) found this review helpful
This is an Excellent Game. Frequently referenced cons: Too Short Poor Story Onimusha copy I can comfortably disregard all of these and enjoy this game for what it is. a High Quality samurai slasher. Aside from being one of the most beautiful games I've seen, the depth is easily missed by those in...more

Specs & Requirements

Modes Story, Full Mission Single-Player

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