...and he comes from a long line of ninja. He's from a family of ninja. And this family has a special ability to kill monsters. And that's Ninja Blade in a nutshell, according to From Software planner Kazuhiro Hamatani. That might set the mood for how inspired the Xbox 360 cinematic hack and slash game is. Yes, it's "cinematic" as you're a super ninja fighting off demons atop Tokyo skyscrapers and during freefalls from helicopters. But that doesn't necessarily mean it's exciting.