“Nin!” —Ninja, Mario Hoops 3-on-3
Ninja is one of the five Final Fantasy characters who first appeared in the game Mario Hoops 3-On-3 for the DS, which was developed by Square Enix, who also produced the entire Final Fantasy series of games. His traits and appearance are based on the Ninja class from the Final Fantasy games. He is dressed in a red Ninja uniform, and his special abilities deal with Ninjutsu. Ninja has most recently appeared, again as a playable character, in Mario Sports Mix for the Wii.