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Ninja Warrior!

Postby Wingzero586 » Sat 07.11.2009 9:05 pm

Hi guys,this is Timothy McKann,and I want to tell you all about Ninja Warrior. Ninja Warrior is a reality TV Series located on Mount Midoriyama in Japan where 100 people have risen up to the challenge and to compete for total victory. There are 4 stages that the challengers have to go through to obtain total victory. Here is a list of the obstacles in the 4 stages:(Note):The First tournament was indoors before it moved.

Comp # First Stage Obstacles Time Limit
1 Barrel Climb Spinning Log Rapid Descent Hill Climb Balance Bridge Mountain Climb 70.0
2 Barrel Climb Spinning Log Rapid Descent Hill Climb Balance Bridge Mountain Climb 60.0
3 Barrel Climb Rolling Log Balance Bridge Rapid Descent Hill Climb Rope Climb 60.0
4 Barrel Climb Rolling Log Balance Bridge Rapid Descent Hill Climb Rope Climb 60.0
5 Barrel Climb Rolling Log Balance Bridge Jump Hang Warped Wall Rope Climb 75.0
6 Barrel Climb Rolling Log Balance Bridge Jump Hang Warped Wall Rope Climb 75.0
7 Barrel Climb Rolling Log Balance Bridge Jump Hang Warped Wall Rope Climb 75.0
8 Quintuple Step Rolling Log Big Boulder Jump Hang Warped Wall Rope Climb 77.0
9 Quintuple Step Rolling Log Big Boulder Jump Hang Warped Wall Rope Climb 77.0
10 Quintuple Step Rolling Log Dance Bridge Jump Hang Warped Wall Tarzan Jump + Rope Climb 80.0
11 Quintuple Step Rolling Log Balance Bridge Jump Hang Warped Wall Tarzan Jump + Rope Climb 85.0
12 Hill Climb 1 Rolling Log Plank Bridge Jump Hang Warped Wall Tarzan Jump + Rope Climb 85.0
13 Prism Tilt Rolling Log Bridge of Blades Jump Hang 2 Crooked Wall Warped Wall Rope Climb 80.0
14 Cone Jump Butterfly Wall Rolling Log Bridge of Blades Jump Hang Crooked Wall Warped Wall Rope Climb 103.0
15 Hurdle Jump Butterfly Wall Rolling Log Bridge of Blades Jump Hang Crooked Wall Warped Wall Rope Climb 95.0
16 Sextuple Step Rolling Log Bridge of Blades Jump Hang Rope Reverse Reverse Fly Warped Wall Rope Climb 105.0
17 Sextuple Step Log Slope Rolling Log Bridge of Blades Circle Slider Jump Hang Warped Wall Rope Climb 85.0
18 Rope Glider Log Grip Pole Maze Jumping Spider Bungee Bridge Great Wall Flying Chute Tarzan Rope + Rope Ladder 3 130.0
19 Sextuple Step Log Grip Pole Maze Jumping Spider Halfpipe Attack Warped Wall Flying Chute Tarzan Rope + Rope Ladder 3 115.0

Comp # Second Stage Obstacles Time Limit
1 Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 50.0
2 Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 50.0
3 Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 50.0
4 Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 50.0
5 Tackle Machine Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 50.0
6 Ledge Walk Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 50.0
7 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 90.0
8 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 100.0
9 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Hammer Dodge Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 80.0
10 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 85.0
11 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 80.0
12 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 70.0
13 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Reverse Conveyor Belt Wall Lift 70.0
14 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Metal Spin Wall Lift 67.0
15 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Metal Spin Wall Lift 65.0
16 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Grip Hang Metal Spin Wall Lift 66.0
17 Chain Reaction Brick Climb Spider Walk Balance Tank Metal Spin Wall Lift 65.0
18 Downhill Jump Salmon Ladder + Stick Slider Net Bridge Metal Spin Shoulder Walk 95.0
19 Downhill Jump Salmon Ladder + Stick Slider Sky Walk Metal Spin Wall Lift 80.0

Comp # Third Stage Obstacles
1 Needle Climb Propeller Bars Chain Swing Pipe Slider
2 Pillar Path Propeller Bars Chain Swing Pipe Slider
3 Super Vault Propeller Bars Chain Swing Pipe Slider
4 Super Vault Propeller Bars Arm Bike Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
5 Propeller Bars Body Prop Arm Bike Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
6 Propeller Bars Body Prop Arm Bike Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
7 Propeller Bars Body Prop Arm Bike Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
8 Propeller Bars Body Prop Arm Bike Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
9 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Globe Grasp Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
10 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Globe Grasp Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
11 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Globe Grasp Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
12 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Globe Grasp Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
13 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Curtain Cling Cliff Hanger Pipe Slider
14 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Curtain Cling Cliff Hanger Jumping Bars + Climbing Bars 4 Devil's Swing + Pipe Slider
15 Rumbling Dice Body Prop Curtain Cling Cliff Hanger Jumping Bars + Climbing Bars 4 Devil's Swing + Pipe Slider
16 Arm Rings Body Prop Curtain Cling Cliff Hanger Jumping Bars + Climbing Bars 4 Devil's Swing + Pipe Slider
17 Arm Rings Body Prop Curtain Cling Cliff Hanger Jumping Bars + Climbing Bars 4 Devil's Swing + Pipe Slider
18 Arm Rings + Arm Bike Curtain Swing Cliff Hanger Jumping Bars + Climbing Bars 4 + Spider Flip Final Ring
19 Arm Rings Descending Globe Grasp Devil Steps Cliff Hanger Jumping Bars + Ascending Climb + Spider Flip Final Ring

Comp # Final Stage Obstacles Total Height Time Limit
1 → 4 Final Rope 5 [15m] 15 metres (49 ft) 30.0
5 → 17 Spider Climb 6 [12.5m] Final Rope 5 [10m] 22.5 metres (74 ft) 30.0
18 → Unknown 7 Unknown 7 Unknown 7


So that is the list of all the obstacles in the show. Also there also the ninja killer,the ninja killer in the show tells us what obstacles takes out the most challengers,and sends them in the water. And also,the warrior wipeout honors one of the challengers who fall into the muddy water after that obstacle.

So if you have seen this show on G4,tell me what you think of it.

Sincerly,
Timothy McKann at Wingzero586@aol.com
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Re: Ninja Warrior!

Postby Ryouka » Sat 07.11.2009 10:00 pm

I've seen it, it's fun to watch... However, there's a few things I wanna say.

In Japan, it's called Sasuke...

Mount Midoriyama means Mount Green Mountain, so it's improper to use the initial "mount" It's just as we don't say in
English, "Mount Fujisan" but instead, "Mount Fuji"

Whoever translates for the subtitles seems to get lazy sometimes... it makes me laugh a little.

You're missing the last 2 tournaments, there've been 21....

You kinda sound like an advertisement... perhaps tone down the enthusiasm a bit... it's a fun show, but I don't think it deserves so much... over explanation.... just saying.
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Re: Ninja Warrior!

Postby Wingzero586 » Sat 07.11.2009 10:13 pm

I see. Some of the all stars even build a copy of the course at their homes. If any of you built a course at home,what obstacles would you use for training?
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Re: Ninja Warrior!

Postby two_heads_talking » Mon 07.13.2009 9:37 am

isn't it in it's 13th season (with 2 events per year?) I seem to remember seeing sasuke 24 (with 5 episodes for it) there is even a completely female sasuke now too (well that one has been going for 4 seasons now)

The last 2 or 3 events have included some "G4 'American' challengers, but they've done horribly. I think it was sasuke 20,21,22 that had some USA Olympians in it and they actually made it to the 3rd stage, but none of them have made it to the 4th stage.. (unless I'm forgetting someone.)
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