Slash them, swipe them, and tear them apart into little pieces of shredded paper, Sounds crazy! well, not with Paper Ninja, a funfilled casual game by Real Inverse where your objective is to slash the ninjas on a paper before they unroll and attack you. Paper Ninjas features a unique way of killing your foe, the ball of paper comes on your ios screen and as soon as it unrolls, a ninja with a sword appear on the paper in front of you. Before he comes alive and tries to kill you, tear the paper with your finger. If a Ninja has a sword you can strike on his sword and rip his weapon apart and then kill him. The ninja might try to fool you with their cute black eyes but don’t be fooled by its cuteness because if you don’t attack it on time it will strike you with its sword.
The game play of paper ninja is pretty simple and easy to grasp, all you have to do is perform one swift strike on the ninja at the right time. As you progress in the game multiple balls of paper keeps appearing on the screen and the game keeps getting difficult and challenging. The theme and the music of the game resonate well with the overall Ninja killing. You also have a different variety of power-ups at your disposal such as pinching on the screen freezes time or summoning a lighting attack with two fingers on the screen. The challenge mode has three styles first being the mission mode where you have to clear level by level by killing waves of ninjas in each level. Second is paper dance which is not quite different from the mission mode but a little harder. Thirdly and the most unique is the ninja salad where along with ninja flies lots of unwanted stuff so have to keep an eye on the screen and slash nothing but the ninjas. Paper Ninja is integrated with open feint so those who love boasting about their scores and achievements need not worry.
Overall, Paper Ninja is a great casual game though short lived provides fun filled hours of Ninja entertainment. The game is compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad and is available on the itunes for 99 cents.