Death By Degrees

Platform(s): PlayStation 2
Genre: Action
Publisher: Namco Bandai Games
Developer: Namco
Release Date: Feb. 8, 2005 (US), April 15, 2005 (EU)

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by Rainier on May 12, 2004 @ 1:30 a.m. PDT

Death By Degrees is an action adventure featuring Nina Williams from the multi-million selling Tekken series. Set prior to the first Tekken game this prequel focuses on the events that lead up to Nina's involvement in the Iron Fist Tournament.

Nina Williams is the gorgeous and lightning fast assassin who made her debut in the Tekken series. In DEATH BY DEGREES, Nina steps out of the ring and embarks on a new action-adventure with an intense storyline. Dispatched to investigate the whereabouts of a stolen high-tech weapon, Nina must infiltrate a shadowy organization and reveal a conspiracy on a global scale. Use the cutting-edge intuitive combat system to fight enemies in all directions for intense hand-to-hand combat. Combine signature moves from Tekken with ferocious weapons including twin swords and firearms, brutal melee attacks, breathtaking acrobatic maneuvers, stealth and espionage – to recover the stolen goods and uncover the truth.


  • 360-DEGREE COMBAT. Surrounded? An intuitive control system offers hundreds of possible attacks in all directions using both analog sticks.
  • EXCLUSIVE TARGETING SYSTEM. Use an on-screen "X-ray vision" to target vital areas, like bones and internal organs, to inflict an accurate one-hit deathblow.
  • EMPLOY STEALTH AND ESPIONAGE. Sneak up behind enemies and put them out with sleeper holds. Use a fingerprint scanner to obtain fingerprints from bodies and gain access to secure areas.
  • SPECIAL TEKKEN MOVES. Fans will recognize Nina's Tekken moves including Evil Mist, throws and submission moves.
  • INCREDIBLE GAMEPLAY VARIETY. Master an incredible combination of acrobatics, weapons (including katanas and tonfa) and firearms.
  • A CINEMATIC ADVENTURE. A richly detailed story unfolds with an hour of real-time and pre-rendered movies.

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