Naruto: Ultimate Ninja for Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2)
Based on the comic in Weekly Shonen Jump Magazine, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja is venturing west with 14 playable characters including Naruto, Sasuke, Kakashi, and Sakura in tow. The characters come with base, combo, super, and projectile attacks, and can move through the game in a two-tier system, jumping from the background to the foreground and so on. Another feature is the ability to knock an opponent into the next stage, and gamers can also use power-ups to take the fight to a stage of their choice. There are tons of unlockable collectable items including trading cards, toys, music, and movies. Naruto: Ultimate Ninja comes with two game play modes: "Scenario" and "Mission." "Scenario" mode contains an individual storyline for each of the characters, and "Mission" mode is designed to allow gamers to rank up choice characters through extended battle situations.