All You Know about Ninja Is Probably "Wrong"

Those black suits. Those weapons. Martial arts. The image of the ninja is rooted more in fiction than fact. Everything you think you know is probably more "wrong" than "right".

Ninja most certainly did exist in Japan, but they were more about information—and disinformation—than just assassination. Yes, there were… » 8/07/12 6:30am 8/07/12 6:30am

Transgender Ninja Aerobics Does Not Require Fishnets or Thongs

In ninjutsu, the concept of "shinobi" ("stealth") is key. So what happens when you mix it with aerobics? Fishnets and a thong, apparently. Sneaky!

Exercise guru and former cabaret dancer Hibari Igano, the self-styled "World's Toughest Transsexual" of Ninja Warrior fame, was a member of a ninja breakdancing team… » 4/16/12 5:30am 4/16/12 5:30am

Just When You Thought Sly Cooper Couldn't Get Any Better — Playable Ninja Raccoon

In the original Sly Cooper and the Thievius Raccoonus, Sucker Punch's masked bandit hunts for pages from a special book that teach him the techniques of his ancestors. In the upcoming Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time you'll get to play those ancestors, including master ninja Rioichi Cooper. » 11/15/11 12:20pm 11/15/11 12:20pm