So you’ve downloaded the new .GEARS and OBOKAIDEM Games release, Ninja Spinki Challenges!!, but you’ve already nearly launched your phone out of the window in frustration at the title – right? This game is a challenge, despite its kawaii layout and artwork, though once you’ve got the hang of it, it becomes a truly enjoyable little number. So today, we’re here to offer our top 3 tips on keeping little Ninja Spinki alive and kickin’:

1. Patience is a Virtue

With fast-paced challenge games such as this, it’s easy to get hyped up and start throwing your character around the screen mindlessly in a bid to dodge enemies. However, the key to success with Ninja Spinki Challenges!! is to be mindful about your movements – if you can get away with staying hidden in one spot, do it – don’t go running around like a virtual headless chicken. You can even avoid doom by waiting out the timer in a safe spot.

2. Strategic Levelling

If you find that your strengths lie in a certain element of the game, be sure to play all the stages that strength relates to, which will – in turn – open up more levels of that type. This way, you can master the skills you feel most comfortable with one-by-one, until you find yourself racing up the high score leaderboards on your respective app store.

3. Master the Controls

Yes, this may seem like a bit of an obvious suggestion, but getting the movements right with Ninja Spinki Challenges!! is half of the battle. Little Spinki’s movements don’t calibrate 100% with your finger movements, so it’s handy to spend a few levels trying to get your head around the correct time to move the adorable chap.

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You can catch the new title and check out what all the fuss is about, by visiting your respective app store – Apple’s App Store, or Android’s Google Play. We’ll warn you, it’ll drive you a bit mad!