CheatCC writes: "Ninja Gaiden II is going to be one of those must-play games for fans of ninja action. Whether you buy, rent or borrow, if you're into ninja action, you'll probably be playing this game in the near future. If you haven't heard of the Ninja Gaiden franchise, it is actually a pretty old franchise, which has a history that begins on the NES. The series experienced a bit of a slump after a poor unreleased effort on the Sega Master System. But the series was revived to much acclaim in 2004 with Ninja Gaiden, which was released on the Xbox. "