Released: 2004
Developer/Publisher: Team Ninja for Tecmo
Platform(s): PS3, XBOX

Ninja Gaiden is technically the prequel to the Nintendo games we grew up on, all grown-up and deadly on the first Xbox. More beheadings, please!

YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
The game was originally supposed to occur in the setting for Dead or Alive, until the producers decided it would be better to create its own world.