GungHo Online Entertainment has announced that it will begin streaming the Ninjala anime, based on the Nintendo Switch game, with English subtitles on the game’s official YouTube channel on January 13, 2022 at 10:00 p.m. EST. New episodes will premiere on Thursdays. Each episode will only be available for one week. A code for 50 Gumball Machine Coins for use in the game will be available for each of the first four episodes.
The story of the anime is described as:
Researchers at the World Ninja Association (WNA) have at long last developed Ninja-Gum, a mysterious substance that draws out the power of the Shinobi. Main characters like Berecca, Burton, and other WNA Academy students take on action-packed Ninja-Gum battles in a tournament designed to find the strongest Shinobi. However, conspiracies involving Ninja-Gum and unknown beings take place behind the scenes.
Ninjala began airing on Japanese television on January 8, 2022.