Ninja: Shadow Of A Tear (2013)
Starring Scott Adkins
Adkins kills 27
Ninja: Shadow Of A Tear rights held by Nu Image, Swingin’ Productions and Millennium Films
Ninja: Shadow Of A Tear (2013) Body Count Breakdown by Nomoredogsleft94
Casey Bowman (Scott Adkins): 27
Lead Warrior (Chatchawai Kamonsakpitak): 3
Nakabara (Kane Kosugi): 2
Goro (Shun Sugata): 1
Ghost Soldiers of Japan: 5
-A U.S. Soldier is shot in the throat with a poisoned dart by the Lead Ninja.
-3 U.S. Soldiers are cut down and stabbed to death by Ninjas (1 by the Lead Ninja).
-A U.S. Soldier has a shuriken thrown into his neck by the Lead Ninja.
-Namiko is seen dead, later revealed to have had been strangled to death with the barbed manriki whip by Nakabara off-screen.
“I have a long memory”: 1
-Goro wraps his spiked whip around one of his men’s neck then strangles him to death with it.
“Are you ready to die. Neither was she!”: 2
-Casey stabs one of the street thugs in the stomach then kicks him down where he bleeds out off-screen
-Casey slices off the last of the street thug’s hands off then throws a shuriken into his back, finishing him off by slicing his throat open.
Deadly Picking: 1
-Lucas is strangled to death with a barbed manriki whip by an unknown assailant, later revealed to have been Nakabara.
Crack Ninja: 1
-Casey stabs the Drug Dealer with his own knife then slashes his throat open.
-General Sung is seen dead, stabbed in the heart with a pair of scissors by Casey off-screen.
In the Shadows of the Jungle: 4
-Casey karate chops one of Goro’s men in the throat then put him into a chokehold where he then snaps his neck.
-Casey throws a knife into one of Goro’s men’s chests.
-Casey slices the side of one of Goro’s men’s necks with a machete.
-Casey throws a hidden kunai into the last of the soldiers’ chest after having thrown a toxic chemical all over him.
Infiltrating the Complex: 14
-Casey shoots a poisoned dart into a guard’s neck, causing him to fall off the roof.
-Casey slices two guards to death with his kusarigamas.
-Casey places an unpinned grenade on top of a set of gas canisters that is next to a guard outpost with 8 guards inside, blowing them up.
-Casey slashes and stabs a guard to death with his kusarigamas then throws one into another guard.
-Casey killer kicks a guard in the head, cracking his neck (the sound effect seems to imply a neck cracking).
Fighting Among the Flames: 4
-Casey cuts down 2 guards with his katana.
-Casey grabs Myat’s leg as he tries going in for a kick then stabs and slices it open, slashes him across the stomach, stabs him in the heart then finishes him off via a neck breaking.
-Casey decapitates Goro with his katana.
Room of Relics: 1
-Casey strangles Nakabara to death with his own barbed manriki whip.
[The Final Tally= 35]
[The Unconfirmed and Uncounted]
-Sensei Takeda is mentioned to have killed Goro’s brother in a duel
-Casey brutally beats up several of the Drug Dealer’s men, delivering a near lethal kick to one’s head and karate chopping another’s throat but they’re all shown on the ground writhing in pain at the end of the scene
-Casey decapitates a cobra with the WW2 era katana