Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) March 5, 2009 — They’re the cutest martial arts masters you’ve ever seen, and now the Wee Ninjas of Ninjatown from Devil’s Due Press have made their way to Apple’s App Store courtesy of UCLICK®, the #1 distributor of comics and manga on mobile. Ninjatown: The Adventures of Wee Ninja is a full-length comic book application available now for download on iPhone and iPod touch at $.99 (US) cents.
Ninjatown: Adventures of Wee Ninja is written by Art Balthazar and Franco Aureliani, with art by Balthazar, Aureliani, Bill Halliar and Bob Renzas. Balthazar and Aureliani are also the creative team behind the fan favorite Tiny Titans all-ages comic book series from DC Comics.
“The colorful, comedic adventures presented in the Ninjatown comic book app are fun for everyone,” said Uclick CEO Douglas Edwards. “The Wee Ninjas have won ardent fans from all over the world. We’re happy to offer iPhone and iPod touch users the chance to see what all of the buzz is about.”
The Wee Ninjas of Ninjatown are the creations of Shawnimals™ designer Shawn Smith, and stars of the hit Ninjatown video game for Nintendo DS®. The game has been nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Strategy Game, has been voted one of the top games of 2008 by msnbc, and won an IGN.com’s Editor’s Choice Award.
Uclick has released more than 100 comic book, graphic novel, manga and webcomic applications in Apple’s App Store. The apps cover a wide range of genres and interests, with everything from Ghostbusters comic books to webcomic hits like Garfield Minus Garfield. Ninjatown is the latest in a growing lineup of Uclick titles geared toward fans of all ages. Other all-ages titles include Jeff Smith’s critically acclaimed Bone series and manga-style comic books featuring classic teen sleuths Nancy Drew and The Hardy Boys.
Most of the Uclick apps for iPhone and iPod touch are available at $.99 (US) cents each and feature tap-and-swipe, panel-by-panel controls. The Apple devices’ large Multi-Touch displays enable a clear, high-resolution presentation. The zoom feature allows an even closer look at any panel.
To get Ninjatown: Adventures of Wee Ninja and other favorite comic books, graphic novels and manga for the iPhone and iPod touch go to the new Uclick Web App by typing Uclick.com into the Safari browser or visit the App Store on the iPhone or on iTunes.
UCLICK® is the leading digital entertainment provider of humor, comic strips, manga, graphic novels, editorial cartoons, and other content for desktop, web and mobile phones. Uclick is also the leading creator and distributor of crosswords, and other word and number puzzles. Partners featuring Uclick content include the leading consumer portals Yahoo!, MSNBC.com, New York Times, Slate.com, washingtonpost.com, CNN, USA Today, and AOL. Uclick features include the top brand franchises Garfield, Doonesbury, Calvin and Hobbes, Paul Frank, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, TOKYOPOP, USA Today, Pat Sajak, Wyland, and many more. Uclick creative content and services are available through the GoComics.com website, U.S. mobile phone operators, the iTunes App Store, and other distributors worldwide. UCLICK, LLC is a division of Andrews McMeel Universal, the leading newspaper syndicate and publisher of humor books and calendars in North America.
For more information on Uclick, visit www.uclick.com.