Ask AI3: What is ninja?
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The cyborg ninja suit has been donned by multiple characters, most recently by the character Raiden in Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots.
Ai eu sou o kenzo leonel oka conheçido como ohoke no mikoto mesmo mais po japão deixar eu nos mortos foi mal ai eu me torneio o super sayajin que transmuta ou transforma pra as evoluçoes igual a son goku do dragon ball tenho kame hame ha teletransporte e eu tenho o quimio que transmuta tudo e eu to vivo vagando pelos planetas do espaço sideral se interessar pesquiser minha historia no espaço sideral eu estava na guerra espacial mais ja ganhei e estou descançando dela tenho os gundam wing que vira um robo tenho o ninja o samurai o quimco o mecanico encontrei muita sabedoria nessa viagem a o espaço sideral encontrei varios povos da minha raça chama de humen e estou pensando em voltar pra casa se ainda existir minha casa conheço varios japao existe japones fora do planeta como raça agradeço a quem ler minha historia ela e mais longa do que eu escrevi obrigado do kenzo leonel oka tambem conheçido como ohoke no mikoto!
While not featuring the censoring mosaics of the original Japanese version, the US release of La Blue Girl was edited during the initial VHS release and all scenes featuring Miko's companion Nin-Nin engaged in a sexual act were removed, probably to avoid the charge of pedophilia, in spite of the fact that the character is not a minor but a dwarf ninja.
In the alternate reality of X-Men: Ronin Iceman is a murderous ninja in the employ of the Hellfire Club.
In 1984, Van Cleef was cast as a ninja master in the NBC adventure series, The Master, but it was canceled after 13 episodes.
During the 1970s and 1980s, the most visible presence of martial arts films was the hundreds of English dubbed kung fu and ninja films produced by the Shaw Brothers, Godfrey Ho, Joseph Lai, and other Hong Kong producers.
Fueled by fictional depictions in martial arts movies, this led to the ninja craze of the 1980s United States.
Freeing himself, Case takes Maelcum and confronts Lady 3Jane, Riviera, and Hideo, Lady 3Jane's ninja bodyguard.
Riviera blinds Hideo, but flees when he learns that the ninja is just as adept without his sight due to extensive practice while blindfolded.
Other more subtle changes to the game include new physics to the ninja rope, and the removal of an in game glitch that allowed players to inflict huge damage to another worm, by aiming the mortar ( a common weapon with high ammo ) vertically above another player.
The functions of the ninja included espionage, sabotage, infiltration, and assassination, and open combat in certain situations.
Their covert methods of waging war contrasted the ninja with the samurai, who observed strict rules about honor and combat.
In the unrest of the Sengoku period ( 15th – 17th centuries ), mercenaries and spies for hire became active in the Iga Province and the adjacent area around the village of Kōga, and it is from their ninja clans that much of our knowledge of the ninja is drawn.
Following the unification of Japan under the Tokugawa shogunate ( 17th century ), the ninja faded into obscurity, being replaced by the Oniwabanshū body of secret agents.
Some legendary abilities purported to be in the province of ninja training include invisibility, walking on water, and control over the natural elements.
These two systems of pronouncing kanji create words ( ninja / ninsha or shinobi-no-mono ) with similar meanings.
Historically, the word ninja was not in common use, and a variety of regional colloquialisms evolved to describe what would later be dubbed ninja.