Mat Growcott of Nonsense Gamer wrote:
"When evil is flooding Japan and all the little animals are being turned into ninjas, who ya gonna call?
Apparently, a gang of well-trained attack midgets.
Which was the first thing I heard about Mini Ninjas and, from that moment, I knew I'd have to pick it up.
What I didn't expect was that this game would actually turn out to be more than Ninja Midgets and fluffy animals.
Who'd have thought it?"