Excerpt: The wisdom of games reviewers is best given in small doses… This is essentially a “training” game wrapped in a ninja theme, designed to improve your reflexes. But will it walk away with the Console Obsession black belt? The first step is to create a game save by giving your ninja a name.
Excerpt: Mini-game collections for the Wii aren't necessarily a bad thing, but they are when they're ridiculously overpriced. Ninja Reflex features a staggering six mini-games for the extortionate price of £30 (£20 on DS).
Conclusion: Ninja Reflex is one of an increasing number of games designed to help you in life. While a game like Brain Age will try to make you smarter and a game like Cooking Mama will try to turn you into a chef, Ninja Reflex has a simpler goal: to train your reflexes.
Summary: Ninja Reflex, like so many other DS games out there, suffers from an all too familiar problem. Decent concept and not much else. In fact, when we sat down to write this review we struggled to find enough to say. To state that this game is short would be kind.
Conclusion: While Ninja Reflex on the DS stays faithful to its Wii counterpart, it fails to have the same enjoy in the games which all feel too similar and makes them annoying and infuriating. While control is easier and more precise than the Wii version, the DS version just gets too tedious, too quickly.
Pros: Same content as the Wii version (nothing removed), Works on the DS well, Good controls
Cons: this involves players waiting for fish to pop out of the water and quickly catching them by touching them on the lower screen, involves precision, slow movements and fast reaction times., similar to the fish mini-game, catch flies with the stylus and put them in a bowl, requires precision and a g...