view your in game score status (works for both japanese and american verisons)
to view your status plug in your second player controller and pause the game with your first player controller, and enter square, square, down, down, up, up on the second player controller
Effect Code view score status screen while game paused, enter on the second controller square, square, down, down, up, up
Contributed By: Bakanutz.
Unlockable How to Unlock Ayame's Tenchu 1 and Tenchu 2 costumes Defeat Juzo in Pit Fight mode with more than 23 minutes remaining and defeat the two Ayames. Alternatively, collect a total of 1600 scrolls. Pit Fight mode Beat the game on Normal difficulty. Pit Fight mode Boss Fights Defeat all 6 enemy groups in Pit Fight mode. Rin's hidden costume, Ayame's Tenchu 3 costume Beat the game on any difficulty.
Contributed By: Another Denshuu.
Unlockable How to Unlock Ninja Rebirth Item Complete Training Stage Red Blade Mode Get a Grandmaster or Assassin Ranking in all 18 levels Sound Check Mode Beat every layout on every skill level with each character Third Enemy Layout in Level Select Mode Complete all playable missions in Story mode (18 total)
You must play story mode to unlock the missions
Unlockable How to Unlock 10.1 Flames of Passion Don't Eliminate the samurai at the beginning of kilmission 9 10.2 Flames of Sorrow Eliminate all 3 enemies at the beginning of mission 9 12.1 Tenchu Kurenai Eliminate Ranzo 12.2 Tenchu Kurenai Let Ranzo escape 2.1 Departures Do not Eliminate all enemies in mission 1 2.2 Determinationkill Eliminate all enemies in mission 1 6.1 The Blind Masseuse At least one enemy spot you in mission 5 6.2 What Lurks in the shadow You may not be spotted in mission 5 7.1 A Sister's Promise Don't pick up the map in mission 6 7.2 For Whom the Bell Tolls Pick up the map in mission 6 Chapter 3-1 Secret Encounters Complete Chapter 2-1 Departures Chapter 3-2 The Geisha and the Hired Blade Complete Chapter 2-2 Determination
Unlockable Special Abilities
The following Special Abilities are unlocked by acquiring the corresponding number of scrolls in Story mode.
Unlockable How to Unlock Arrow Block Ayame: 250 Scrolls / Rin:30 Scrolls Cheetah Sprint Ayame: 150 Scrolls Crescent Moon Ayame: 30 Scrolls Crimson Rin: 200 Scrolls Crimson Final Rin: 550 Scrolls Death Drop Rin: 60 Scrolls False Wall Ayame: 500 Scrolls Fang Guard Rin: 10 Scrolls Hawk Eye Ayame: 60 Scrolls / Rin:150 Scrolls Inner Ear Ayame: 200 Scrolls Long Claw Ayame: 300 Scrolls / Rin: 350 Scrolls Mimicry Rin: 500 Scrolls Mind Control Ayame: 400 Scrolls Numbing Strike Rin: 250 Scrolls Shadow Rin: 300 Scrolls Sniper Ayame: 350 Scrolls / Rin: 450 Scrolls Spider's Nest Ayame: 450 Scrolls / Rin: 400 Scrolls Swift Guard Ayame: 100 Scrolls Wall Run Ayame: 10 Scrolls / Rin: 100 Scrolls Wrath Ayame: 550 Scrolls
Unlockable Special Items
You can unlock the following character specific items for the other character by Grandmastering or getting an Assassin ranking on the following chapters in Level Select mode only.
Unlockable How to Unlock Decoy Whistle for Rin Assassin Ranking on Chapter 11 in Level Select mode Fake Rat for Ayame Grandmaster Chapter 10-1 or 10-2 in Level Select mode Fire Spell for Rin Assassin Ranking on Chapter 9 in Level Select mode Sleeping Gas for Ayame Grandmaster Chapter 12-1 or 12-2 in Level Select mode
Unlockable Special Weapons
The following Two weapons can be unlocked by first finding them while in Story Mode. There is one unlockable weapon for each character. Once you have the weapons and complete the missions they will always be available in your Item Selection Screen.
Unlockable How to Unlock Demon Claws (Rin - Chapter 8) After crossing the bridge head left along the wall and double jump over to the little outcropping ledge. Dokuto Blades (Ayame - Chapter 7.2) In the room across from the Boss Battle room provided you did not take the shortcut. (The shortcut causes the room to collapse)
Access the Tutorial with Ayame
In order to gain access to the full tutorial with Ayame you must hold "L1" while selecting the Tutorial. No onscreen confirmation will be given but once the tutorial starts you will be using Ayame instead of Rin.
Instant Kill for Chapter 3 Boss Tatsukichi
Run up to this boss, push towards them, and hit circle to perform a throw. Both Ayame and Rin will administer not their normal throw, but a neck-chop that instant kills this boss.
Contributed By: stuntwill.
View Cutscenes with Armor on
When viewing already unlocked cutscenes in the "Encyclopedia" section, press and hold "L2" while selecting a cutscene and when it loads you'll get to see Ayame or Rin wearing their Armor during it.
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