To say that Mini Ninjas is cute is an understatement. I already knew I was falling for this game back when I first saw the trailer, but I had no idea how great it would be until I got my hands on it at E3. It's not only a cute game, but it's totally addictive and really, really fun too. As the story goes, you play as one of three student ninjas (you can switch back and forth between once they are all unlocked) that are out to defeat the evil Samurai Master and his warriors, who are really forest animals whose spirits have been captured for some serious wrongdoing.
Playing the game is simple, but keeps you interested, not only for the controls and tricks, but because of the art style. And besides, who doesn't like being a ninja?! You can use the forest animals you've freed from captivity along the way to your advantage, and each character has a super power they can use to help in the quest, not to mention some spell action achievements you can earn. To see who this game is perfect for, just
Since Mini Ninjas doesn't show off any blood and gut scenes like other fighting games, it's gonna be good for (but definitely not limited to) the kiddies, but will for sure reach a wide audience with its appeal. And seriously, Mini Ninjas had by far the most interesting (and yes, cute) booth at E3. Awesome. Mini Ninjas is coming to your DS, Wii, Xbox 360, PC, and PS3 in September.