American Ninja Warrior Game Coming to Switch, PS4 and Xbox One in March

Jan 23, 2019 by

GameMill Entertainment, in collaboration with NBC and Universal’s Games team, today announced its upcoming title American Ninja Warrior Challenge, based on NBC’s show American Ninja Warrior.

Launching on March 19 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, the game marks the first time an American Ninja Warrior experience will be available on consoles

With the goal to achieve Total Victory, players compete on favorite obstacle courses from the show to earn the “American Ninja Warrior” title, while show hosts Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila provide commentary. Players can test their skills with friends and family in couch multi-player mode or take on the challenging career mode to train and compete all the way to Mt. Midoriyama.

“American Ninja Warrior has continuously grown in popularity over the past 10 seasons and we are thrilled to partner with NBCUniversal to bring fans an authentic and action-packed American Ninja Warrior experience on gaming consoles for the first time,” said Tim Flaherty, Partner at GameMill Entertainment. “We are excited to unveil the many challenging and fun features in the coming months, which are designed to allow players to step into the shoes of their very own American Ninja Warrior competitor.”

“Millions of fans around the world have been inspired and entertained by American Ninja Warrior since it first debuted and it has transformed into an unrivaled pop culture phenomenon,” said Chris Heatherly, EVP, Games & Digital Platforms at Universal. “American Ninja Warrior Challenge lets players test their strength and endurance on iconic obstacle courses to become the ultimate Ninja competitor.”

American Ninja Warrior Challenge launches on March 19 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.

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James has been holding a controller for most of his life and loves nothing more than a good gaming night with his wife, three dogs, and a good beer.

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