Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Digital Comic Prequel Part Two Now Available

by Kyle Hilliard on Feb 19, 2014 at 02:34 PM

The second issue of the Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z digital comic is now available.

You can check out the first issue of the comic by heading here. The comic premiered alongside the recent announcement that the game would be receiving a two-week delay. The game is now arriving on March 18 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. To check out both issues of the comic, head here.

The three-issue comic fills in the game’s backstory. It’s written by Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash) and Josh Emmons, with art by Rafael Ortiz (Dan the Unharmable) and color by Carols Badilla (Hack/Slash).

You can check out a few sample pages from the second issue below.


Our Take
Comic books are a popular accessory for video games, often used to set up back stories and begin the character development process before release. I am curious how popular they are, though. Do you read the comics that release before and alongside video games?