Shane Bettenhausen of 1up reviews Ninja Gaiden Sigma:
"When I originally reviewed Tecmo's genre-redefining action-adventure for Xbox, I honestly gushed, "I've never played a prettier game." Well, times change...and modern games such as Gears of War and Lair clearly push the graphical envelope far beyond Team Ninja's stunning last-gen achievement.
It's impressive, though, that Ninja Gaiden Sigma's visuals can still hang tough on PlayStation 3 -- thanks to some expert nip/tuck artistry, Ryu Hayabusa's adventure looks sexier than ever. And since the original version looked so damn fine, you'll be tempted to think that minimal effort went into these revamped PS3 visuals. But give the older game a second look and you'll appreciate the stunning new texture work and improved lighting.
Although the full game has benefited from a fresh coat of graphical gloss, it's the handful of all-new environments (like the gorgeously immolated village at the end of Chapter 2) that truly impress..."