In Ninjatown: Trees of Doom! , the player is a Wee Ninja who must impress his wise mentor Ol’ Master Ninja by running straight up a pair of towering trees, jumping between the two to avoid treacherous hazards. The trees become more deadly as the Wee Ninja ascends – watch out for slippery patches, untouchable Dark Syrup, Deadly Swarms, and demonic enemies like Flying Devils, Syrup Devils, and spear-wielding Tribal Devils. Oh, there is also a live volcano spewing lava balls nearby! On the bright side, you can launch upwards by using flexible branches like catapults and there are power ups galore, including the ability to hitch a ride up the tree on the flying mucho macho Moustachio.
Going from tower defense to towering over trees, does this Ninjatown spin off make the jump or does it fall into the category of failed attempts? Ninjatown: Trees of Doom is a pick-up-and-play type of game. The objective is to get as high up the tree as you can without touching the poisonous purple sap and the enemies that await you on the journey. It sounds simple, but do not let its charming and simple graphics deceive you into thinking that it is an easy game to complete because it is not.This game does have a glitch that pops up occasionally - it has a tendancy to slow down in spots, but this does not seem to affect the outcome. The music is a peaceful melody that suits the game beautifully and the sound effects are top notch for the type of game. Ninjatown: Trees of Doom is plus+... Read Review