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Ninja Hero Cats
Biff bang meow
by Jon Mundy 6/1/2014
Product: Ninja Hero Cats
Publisher: HandyGames
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Action
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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The early ’90s saw a whole slew of anthropomorphic cartoon heroes filling our TV screens.

If you were a pre-teen kid at that time, you were probably a fan of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the Biker Mice From Mars, the Samurai Pizza Cats, or the Street Sharks.

Okay, no one really liked the Street Sharks.

The heroes of Ninja Hero Cats seem to have been designed by people who remember those programs, but the game itself isn’t as vibrant as you might have hoped.

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You take control of a crew of five ninja cats. You could say that they’re heroic, if your idea of heroism entails running around nondescript levels, lobbing an unlimited supply of shuriken at assorted creatures. ...
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A reasonably accomplished but somewhat forgettable action game that somewhat oversimplifies the twin-stick arena shooter
Audio/visual: 6
Gameplay: 6
Value: 5
Innovation: 5
Overall: 6
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