Mini Ninjas was developed by IO Interactive (yes, the same guys getting heat for Hitman: Absolution‘s “sexy assassin nuns” trailer) as a game to play with their kids. The little martial artists were a big hit with gamers and they make their return today in an extra-special Friday Xbox Live Arcade update.
Mini Ninjas Adventures is a Kinect-powered game that’s available to download for 800 Microsoft Points ($10):
Calling all ninjas! Get ready to swipe, kick and battle your way through 21 levels of intense ninja action as you help Hiro rescue his master and fellow ninjas from the clutches of the evil Samurai Warlord. Be prepared to face a multitude of enemies that will push your skills to the limit and test your ingenuity. So pack your ninja stars, sword and more and get ready for adventure…a Mini Ninjas Adventure.