A specific set of skills of or related to the acts of espionage, stealth, counter-intelligence, and assassination.

Ninjutsu (忍術) is the collected set of skills of the ninja, a type of feudal Japanese mercenary. These skills may include, but are not necessarily limited to:

  • Espionage
  • Escape
  • Evasion
  • Distraction
  • Guerilla tactics
  • Weapons use
  • Unarmed combat

The most widely recognized organizations claiming to teach ninjutsu are the Bujinkan, Genbukan, and Jinenkan.

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