Johannesburg - The heroes of Lego Ninjago are ready to battle!

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The Lego Group announced the release of the high-kicking action-adventure videogame, Lego Ninjago: Nindroids, available from August 1, 2014 in South Africa for the Nintendo 3DS handheld system and PlayStation Vita handheld entertainment system.

“Adding Lego Ninjago: Nindroids to our popular Lego Ninjago franchise is very exciting,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games.

“Hellbent Games has delivered the action game Ninjago fans have been waiting for - with all the characters, comedy and thrills that make the franchise such a success.”

Based on the first five episodes of the animated television series “NINJAGO: Masters of Spinjitzu,” the Lego Ninjago: Nindroids videogame takes players to New Ninjago City where the Ninja face a technological threat by the evil Digital Overlord and his robotic army of Nindroids.

Playing as their favourite Ninja – Jay, Zane, Cole, Kai or Lloyd – player’s battle through more than 30 exciting levels with cool vehicles, signature weapons and the new Technoblades, all the while partaking in missions to help save the city.

Players will recognise their favourite Lego building sets as they gear up as Samurai X, shoot down enemies in Zane's Ninjacopter, dodge missiles in the Kai Fighter, pilot Jay's Thunder Raider, smash up the streets in Cole's Earth Mech and tear through the forest on Lloyd's Golden Cycle.

Alongside intense combat, players can visit the New Ninjago City Hub, home to Grand Sensei Dareth's Mojo Dojo, Doomsday Comix and Mr. Noodle's Noodle Bar.

Developed by Hellbent Games in partnership with TT Games, Lego Ninjago: Nindroids is available for Nintendo 3DS for the suggested retail price of R499 and PS Vita for a suggested retail price of R499.00 Lego Ninjago: Nindroids is rated 10V.

For more information on Lego Ninjago: Nindroids, please visit: