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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Ninjas, Japan’s Hidden Warriors?

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What were a ninja’s throwing stars called?

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Though today we think only of the iconic bladed stars as shuriken, the word could actually describe all manner of thrown weapons, including knives and darts as well.
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Pop culture is obsessed with ninjas, but a lot of what we know about them is seriously inaccurate—partially because real-life ninjas were intensely secretive about their methods. Do you think you really know about these agents of chaos? Can you separate fact from fiction? Then prove it and ace our quiz on Japan’s hidden warriors.


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