The Castle of the Dragon cont

Return to that first balcony and hop on the platform. Once you do the dragon's mouth will open. Head through and you'll see a Save Statue. Before using it head to the opposite end of the hall to find a chest Open it for some Essence. Jump through the hole in the wall so you're back on the roof. You'll be attacked by Phantom Warlocks. Head around the roof and you'll come to another hole in the wall. Jump through. You'll enter into an octagonal room with some Archers. Kill them and head to the...

Jf

You should see a Save Statue, head toward it.After you've saved continue down the hallway and you'll encounter a new enemy, the Ghost Fish. The Ghost Fish are easily the most frustrating enemy in the game not because they're hard to kill but because they travel in such numbers that they overwhelm you. When they bite you, it's hard to escape. The Vigooran Flail works best on them. You'll seem to come to a dead end. Dive into the center pool of water and you'll see a...

Captive Goddess cont

This Crystal Skull is sitting right next to the ladder. Just grab it and go. Climb the ladder. At the top is the entrance to another freeway section. Proceed. You'll be attacked by some more Van Gelfs. Next, climb the ladder at the end of this section on the left hand side. You'll drop down onto a bridge walkway right next to a Save Statue.Head to the left, killing the Mini-Dragons that attack you on the way. There's a chest at the end containing some Blue Essence. Head back to the right,...

Ninpo

Another tool in your arsenal throughout, are Ninpo attacks. Basically magical spells powered by Ki you can summon them by pressing triangle and circle simultaneously. While you start with only one, by the end of the game you'll have collected for, each with varying levels of usefulness. They're a great option if you find yourself in a tight spot. Overwhelmed by one too many Ninjas Clear out a few with a well placed Ninpo. Want to shave a little life off a bosses' life bar The Art of the Inferno...

Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Walkthrough

Chapter 3 Thunderclap of Catastrophe Chapter 5 The Shrine-Maiden's Battle Chapter 8 City of the Fallen Goddess Chapter 9 The Flying Fortress Daedalus The Flying Fortress Daedalus (cont.) The Flying Fortress Daedalus (cont.) The Flying Fortress Daedalus (cont.) The Flying Fortress Daedalus (cont.)

The Temple of Sacrifice cont

A short while later your see a Rasetsu approaching from the end of the walkway. Since you have the time any ways, charge up an Ultimate Technique and launch it when he comes into range. You've fought this guy twice thus far so just use the same strategy as before and he should go down pretty quickly. After beating Rasetsu work your way toward the end, stopping to collect supplies from the two corpses you find on the way. The first corpse holds a Devil's Way Mushroom. The second, a Grains of...

Sky City Tokyo cont

Before dropping into the area below, hop across to the adjacent roof and grab the Crystal Skull. Don't worry if you miss, there's a ladder below. After you get the Crystal Skull, drop down to the area below. Enter the building directly ahead. Some Ninjas will attack you. After they're dead, go open the chest by the vase near the wall. There's an Herb of Spiritual Life inside. Now smash the vases and crate in the corner to receive some Essence. Head up the stairs. You'll be attacked by a lone...

Weapons

Ryu starts with just his trusty Dragon Sword, which from start to finish is a balanced and effective weapon. That said, throughout the game you're going to accumulate a huge stockpile of weapons ranging from light speedy weapons to hulking tools of destruction. Our advice is to pick a few and stick with them. Don't try and master every weapon in the game, just focus your attention on two or three at most and learn them inside and out. If you really want to give the other weapons some attention...

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Head to the wooden walk where the Rocket Ninjas were standing. You'll again be attacked by Rocket Ninjas. Kill them and head toward their former position. Cross this wooden area and drop back into the water. Follow the river here until you're attacked again by Rocket Ninjas. There's no where to snipe them from so hop across the water, and climb the stairs so you can kill them up close. After killing them use the Save Statue to heal and save. Proceed through the shack to find yet another water...

Blocking and Counter

As much as you spend your time obliterating your foes, no small chunk of your efforts will be focused on keeping yourself alive. Sigma 2 likes to stack the odds against you, so it's a good idea to learn a bit of self-preservation. An enormous part of survival -aside from killing stuff- is blocking your foes attacks. And while you can easily just stand there holding the block button, it's much more efficient to counter their attacks as well. While block an opponents attacks, hit the square or...

Poisoned Blood

You begin in the arena you fought Alexei. Pick up the Heart of Azure Lightning and head to the exit across the room. In the next area follow the hall. You'll be attacked by some Black Widows. After you fight them you'l corpse on the ground. Examine it for a Devil's Way Mushroom. Proceed through the doorway at the end of the hall and you'll find a Muramasa Statue. Make sure to resupply as you have a lot coming up. Continue down the hallway and you should come...

Thunderclap of Catastrophe cont

You'll need to use that technique to continue. Turn around, you'll see a Muramasa Statue near the opposite wall. Use the technique to perform rebounding wall runs to span the gap. Stock up if you need to and continue. You'll be attacked by Ninjas. After you kill them cross the stone bridge. Look to your left, you should see a chest and a corpse on a ledge. Use a wall run to reach it. It contains a Life of the Gods. After that head back to the main path where you'll see a Save Statue. After that...