Tecmo Koei Europe has today confirmed that Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus will be released alongside the Vita at its launch on February 22nd.
The game will bring with it new features including use of the touchscreen, gyro sensor, and the rear touch pad. Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus will also allow players to toggle between 1st and 3rd person views, using the gyro sensor to target enemies and shoot projectiles, as well as allowing for the ability to launch stronger Ninpo using the rear touch pad.
The game will also include three difficulty levels, Hero, Normal and Hard.
“The Ninja Gaiden series lends itself to a great experience on this amazing new platform,” says Yosuke Hayashi, Studio Head of Team NINJA. “We’re confident that gamers, both our fans and those new to the series, will find Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus to be a thrilling and challenging experience that lives up to the spirit of what the series is best known for while offering a host of new and portable gameplay mechanics.”
Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus joins at least another 30 titles which make up the launch games of the PS Vita.