In the last 25 years we’ve seen many Kung Fu & Ninja based video games, and with every release developers have tried to capture the essence of all things martial arts. The Tenchu series included the stealth elements while games like Shinobi were a bit more fantastical with shuriken based attacks against soldiers wearing battle armor. Indeed some came close and others missed it by a mile. Either way, ninjas had no problem invading our hearts the same way it did popular culture. Here are 25 of the most awesome ninja video games that succeeded in defying all feats of obscurity.