|An evil magaician named Aku attacked a village,and killed a young boy's father. The mother sent the boy away to be trained by warriors all over the ancient world, so he could return and defeat the evil magician. After many years, the boy returned and fought the evil wizard, who cast a time transport spell on the man right before the final blow was struck. Being cast into the distant future, the man saw a world that had been taken over by Aku, and begana misson to free the world of Aku's tyranny and get back to his own time. In the beginning of his new misson he was given a new name . . . Samurai Jack.