Grip games, announced today it will launch Atomic Ninjas, a multiplayer action platformer game for the PS3 and PS Vita. The game will be available exclusively on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita as a downloadable game via the PlayStation Store throughout North and South America, Europe and other territories this summer.
Atomic Ninjas is a 2.5D multiplayer action game, in which the player controls super-powered ninjas in frantic online matches against other players or bots. While the game relies on traditional jumping and shooting mechanics, it offers several twists that will make Atomic Ninjas unique and original.
The players are unable to directly kill each other. Instead, they must outsmart and outflank their opponents and kill them using various environmental hazards and obstacles. Each one of the seven arenas is like a playfield with infinite number of possibilities to eliminate the competition. The most malicious players will be the most successful ones. Atomic Ninjas is not just about twitch reflexes, but also about malevolent creativity, playfulness and exploring the game’s possibilities.