The legendary samurai leaves the dojo to fight with players until January 12

TOKYO, Japan – December 16, 2021 - The wandering samurai from the Rurouni Kenshin Anime has found his way into Ninjala until January 12, bringing along costumes, emotes, Gum Utsusemi, and more straight from the Meiji era. Ninjala is available as a free download on the Nintendo Switch.

Check out the trailer for the Rurouni Kenshin Anime collab here.

The Shinobi Shop
Rurouni Kenshin fans can show their love for the classic manga series with a Rurouni Kenshin t-shirt, available in the Shinobi Shop for 500 Jala. Three new costumes are available for 2,000 Jala each:

  • Kenshin Himura
  • Hajime Saito
  • Aoshi Shinomori

Players can join the former legendary assassin on his mission to protect and aid those in need by wielding his reverse blade katana with the Sakabato Bottle for 800 Jala. Show off your sword technique with these Emotes for 500 Jala each:

  • Amakakeru Ryu no Hirameki
  • Gatotsu
  • Kaguzuchi

Deliver the final blow with two IPPON Decorations, only 500 Jala each. If you have 800 Jala to spare for each of these Gum Utsusemi, you can transform into your favorite Rurouni Kenshin swordsmen:

  • Utsusemi! Kenshin Himura
  • Utsusemi! Sanosuke Sagara
  • Utsusemi! Sojiro Seta

The Gumball Machine
The Gumball Machine’s exclusive Makoto Shishio costume is a must-have for fans of the ruthless and coldblooded antagonist. There’s also a chance to get the following weapon skins:

  • IPPON Gum (Kenshin)
  • SK8 Gum (Sanosuke)
  • Drill Gum (Hajime)
  • Scroll Gum (Aoshi)
  • Shinobuzz Gum (Shishio)

Rurouni Kenshin Cup and Other Events
The Rurouni Kenshin Cup begins January 9—this special Ninjala tournament rewards winning players with the Kaiten Kenbu Rokuren Emote, the Rurouni KenshinOroro sticker, and these unique IPPON Decorations:

  • Tournament Memorial: Gold (Kenshin)
  • Tournament Memorial: Silver (Kenshin)
  • Tournament Memorial: Bronze (Kenshin)
  • Tournament Memorial: Purple (Kenshin)

Depending on the number of battles played, players can also receive three Shinobuzz Gums (Shishio), the Rurouni KenshinCode sticker, and up to 200 Gacha Coins. Grab your katana and slash your way up these tiers to unlock the rewards:

  • 1 Battle: 20 Gacha Coins
  • 5 Battles: 30 Gacha Coins
  • 10 Battles: 3 Shinobuzz Gums (Shishio)
  • 20 Battles: 50 Gacha Coins
  • 30 Battles: 100 Gacha Coins
  • 40 Battles: Rurouni Kenshin・Code sticker

Ninjala is an online Ninja-Gum action game featuring a colorful cast of ninjas who battle it out in action-packed clashes while free-running across dynamic environments. These young descendants of ancient ninja clans wield a variety of special items and abilities, highlighted by the use of distinctive “Ninja-Gum” weapons. Check out the trailer here.

Press assets can be found here.

To learn more about Ninjala, visit the official website, Twitter, Facebook, or YouTube.


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