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GungHo battles for foreign revenue with bubblegum blasts

Puzzle & Dragons developer turns to Switch for new game Ninjala

Ninjala, GungHo's upcoming multiplayer online battle game, will be released globally early next spring.   © © GungHo Online Entertainment, Inc. All Rights Reserved

TOKYO -- GungHo Online Entertainment, the Japanese developer of hit mobile game Puzzle & Dragons, looks to score another viral success with a Nintendo Switch title starring ninjas.

Ninjala, as the multiplayer beat-'em-up is called, places users in vastly navigable online settings. Players run up walls and battle each other across virtual towns using explosive "bubblegum ninjutsu." The game is due for a global release next spring.

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