This article is about the Cat Unit. For the enemy unit, see Flying Ninja Cat (Enemy).

Ninja Cat is a Special Cat that can be purchased for 50 Cat Food in the Upgrade Menu after completing Philippines/Oita in Empire of Cats Chapter 1. True Form decreases deploy cost and movement speed. As of Version 6.0, his Normal and Evolved Forms do 2 hits per attack.


Cat Unit # 18
Special Cat

Ninja Cat
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Ninja Frog Cat
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Flying Ninja Cat
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Evolution

Evolves into Ninja Frog Cat at level 10.

Evolves into Flying Ninja Cat when obtained from the Ninja Awakens! Stages (may drop on the 1st stage but guaranteed on the 2nd) and is at level 20 or above.

Performance

+ Strong against Red enemies
+ Multi-hit [Normal, Evolved]

Pros

  • Very short cooldown
  • High attack rate
  • Low cost

Cons

  • Low health and attack power
  • Single-target attacks
Class
Class
Normal Fighter
Evolved {{{EvolvedClass}}}
True {{{TrueClass}}}
In order to classify Cat Units, see here

Strategy/Usage

Ninja Cat is extremely potent early on, having straight-up better stats than Axe Cat. He alone can carry through the whole first and second chapter, but his use decreases quickly afterwards, quickly becoming outclassed by Dark Cat (as he gets +levels) and Crazed Axe Cat, two cats that aren't even very strong to begin with.

He is part of the Cool Japan combo, which provides a Medium (15%) attack boost to all your units.

Later on and even in True Form, Ninja Cat still has such a low health that, even against reds, his use is not recommended at all.

Talents

His usage as a meatshield is improved dramatically by his Dodge talent.

Fully upgrading Flying Ninja Cat's Dodge Attack and Move Speed Up Talents essentially makes him a better Flamenco Cat, as Flamenco Cat moves slower and is much less spammable.

Since his base stats are really low, Defense Buff and Attack Buff won't improve him much and Target Black is only useful with Dodge Attack. Since Black Enemies deal immense overall damage, it's safe to assume that Flying Ninja Cat will die from only one hit.

Cat Combo

Cat Combo Cats Images Effect
Cool Japan (アイラブジャパン) [Special] Ninja Cat

[Special] Sumo Cat
[Special] Samurai Cat
[Super Rare] Sushi Cat

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Cat attack power +15%
Secret Agency (スパイ活動) [Special] Ninja Cat

[Uber Rare] Urashima Taro

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Wallet size +10%
Enter the Ninja (ザ・ニンジャ) [Special] Ninja Cat

[Uber Rare] Hayabusa

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Cat speed +10%
Frog Prince (カエルの王子様) [Super Rare] Princess Juliet Cat

[Special] Ninja Frog Cat

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"Strong Against" effect +10%
Dreams of Flying (空への憧れ) [Uber Rare] The Grateful Crane,

[Special] Flying Ninja Cat

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Knockback distance +10%
Aerial Recon (空中偵察部隊) [Normal] Bird Cat

[Super Rare] Crazed Bird Cat
[Special] Flying Ninja Cat
[Super Rare] Drone Cat

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Recharge time -52f

Description

Switch EN/JP

Cat Unit # 18

Special Cat
Ninja Cat
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EN Description
One of the strongest fighters. Rivals with Axe Cat. 10 wins, 1 loss. Strong against Red enemies.
Ninja Frog Cat
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EN Description
Learned how to summon animals. Rides a frog for better mobility. Strong against Red enemies.
Flying Ninja Cat
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EN Description
Dancing across the sky, assaulting enemies using advanced ninjutsu. Cheap to produce, very strong against Red enemies!

Cat Unit # 18

Special Cat
ネコ忍者 (Neko Ninja, Ninja Cat)
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JP Script
秘境の地で忍者を極めた戦闘向きキャラ

バトルネコよりも性能が高く 「赤い敵」にめっぽう強い

EN Translation
Battle-type Cat who perfects ninja skills in uncharted territories.

Higher performance than Battle Cat (Axe Cat).
Very strong against "Red enemies".

ガマネコ忍者 (Gama Neko Ninja, Frog Ninja Cat)
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JP Script
修業により忍術を会得した戦闘向きキャラ

バトルネコよりも性能が高く、
「赤い敵」にめっぽう強い

EN Translation
Battle-type Cat who learned ninjutsu through training.

Higher performance than Battle Cat (Axe Cat).
Very strong against "Red enemies".

ムササビネコ忍者 (Musasabi Neko Ninja, Flying Squirrel Ninja Cat)
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JP Script
新たに編み出した忍術で空を舞う戦闘向きキャラ

コストが安くなり量産型キャラに
「赤い敵」にめっぽう強い

EN Translation
Battle-type Cat who dances in the sky using newly developed ninjutsu.

A character that can be mass-produced due to cheaper cost.
Very strong against "Red enemies".


Upgrade Cost

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
0x 0 500 1,400 2,600 4,100 5,900 8,000 10,400 13,100 16,100 62,100
1x 600 1,000 2,800 5,200 8,200 11,800 16,000 20,800 26,200 32,200 124,800
2x 900 1,500 4,200 7,800 12,300 17,700 24,000 31,200 39,300 48,300 187,200
3x 1,050 1,750 4,900 9,100 14,350 20,650 28,000 36,400 45,850 56,350 218,400
4x 1,200 2,000 5,600 10,400 16,400 23,600 32,000 41,600 52,400 64,400 249,600
Total XP Cost 842,100
  • Level 30-49 upgrades cost Catseyes: 30-44 = 1 Catseye, 45-49 = 2 Catseyes

Stats

Ninja Cat
Health Attack Power Attack Range Attack Frequency Movement Speed Knockback Attack animation Recharge Time
240 HP 28 damage 150 0.7 seconds 13 3 times 0.2 seconds 7.33 - 2.33 sec
Health (Lv.30) Attack Power (Lv.30) Attack Type Special Ability
4,080 HP 474 damage Single Target Multi-hit attack (237 at 6f, 237 at 14f)

Strong against Red Enemies (inflicts x1.5 damage; takes only 1/2 damage)

Ninja Frog Cat
Health (Lv.30) Attack Power (Lv.30) Attack Range Attack Frequency Movement Speed Knockback Attack animation Recharge Time
4,080 HP 474 damage 150 0.7 seconds 13 3 times 0.2 seconds 7.33 - 2.33 sec
Attack Type Special Ability
Single Target Multi-hit attack (237 at 6f, 237 at 14f)

Strong against Red Enemies (inflicts x1.5 damage; takes only 1/2 damage)

Flying Ninja Cat
Health (Lv.30) Attack Power (Lv.30) Attack Range Attack Frequency Movement Speed Knockback Attack animation Recharge Time
4,080 HP 475 damage 150 0.7 seconds 10 3 times 0.2 seconds 7.33 - 2 sec
Lv.MAX Attack Type Special Ability
Lv.50 Single Target Strong against Red Enemies (inflicts x1.5 damage; takes only 1/2 damage)
*First stats are 1st form's initial, second and third stats include 300% Empire of Cats Treasures; recharge time may vary.
*Time between attacks is the time from the attack's execution to the start of the next attack (includes backswing).
*For units with multi-hit attacks, attack animation is the part of the animation leading up to the first hit.
*Fruit Treasures not included.
*See this section to calculate Ninja Cat's stats.
Initial Stats
Health Attack Power
Ninja Cat 240 HP 28 damage
Frog Ninja Cat 240 HP 28 damage
Flying Ninja Cat 240 HP 28 damage

Normal Form Ninja Cat
Level HP AP DPS Attack Cycle 21f 0.7 seconds
Initial 240 28 40 Attack Animation 3f + (6f + 8f) + 4f
10 1,680 194 277 Attack Range 150
50+0 6,480 754 1,077 Attack Type Single
Recharge Time 7.33 - 2 seconds Knockback 3 times Movement Speed 13
Cost (¢) Abilities
Ch. 1 Ch. 2 Ch. 3

Multi Hit (1414 + 1414)
Strong against Red Enemies

200 300 400
Evolved Form Ninja Frog Cat
Level HP AP DPS Attack Cycle 21f 0.7 seconds
Initial 240 28 40 Attack Animation 3f + (6f + 8f) + 4f
20 2,880 334 477 Attack Range 150
50+0 6,480 754 1,077 Attack Type Single
Recharge Time 7.33 - 2 seconds Knockback 3 times Movement Speed 13
Cost (¢) Abilities
Ch. 1 Ch. 2 Ch. 3

Multi Hit (1414 + 1414)
Strong against Red Enemies

200 300 400
True Form Flying Ninja Cat
Level HP AP DPS Attack Cycle 21f 0.7 seconds
Initial 240 28 40 Attack Animation 3f + 6f + 12f
30 4,080 475 679 Attack Range 150
50+0 6,480 755 1,079 Attack Type Single
Recharge Time 7.33 - 2 seconds Knockback 3 times Movement Speed 10
Cost (¢) Abilities
Ch. 1 Ch. 2 Ch. 3

Multi Hit (2828 + 00)
Strong against Red Enemies

150 225 300
  • HP = Health ; AP = Attack Power ; DPS = Damage Per Second ; 2 Movement Speed = 1 Range/f
  • f = frame ; 30f = 1 second ; Attack Animation = Idle + Foreswing + Backswing (f)
  • Catseye, User Rank and game progress are essential to achieving max level, see here for details.
  • See here to understand Treasure effects.

Talents

  • Target Black (Cost: 75 NP)
  • Dodge Attack: Adds 20% chance to Dodge for 24f .8 seconds, increases 4f .13 seconds per level up to 60f 2 seconds (Total Cost: 165 NP)
  • Move Speed Up: Increases Movement Speed by 1 per level up to 10 (Total Cost: 125 NP)
  • Defense Buff: Upgrades health by 8% per level up to 80% (Total Cost: 125 NP)
  • Attack Buff: Upgrades attack power by 8% per level up to 80% (Total Cost: 125 NP)

Appearance

  • Normal Form: Looks like a regular Cat wearing a ninja costume.
  • Evolved Form: Sits atop a "frog" (which is really just another Ninja Cat donning a frog mask) and now has visible hair.
  • True Form: Abandoned the "frog". Glides in an olive green parachute with swirls on it. Throws shurikens to attack.

Gallery

Trivia

  • Ninja Cat's position is higher form by form.
  • Ninja Frog Cat might be a reference to the Japanese book The Tale of the Gallant Jiraiya, where a man saves a giant toad from an even bigger snake. The toad then teaches him toad magic, with one of the spells letting the man spawn a toad to aid him in battle.
  • Flying Ninja Cat is based on the common trope of ninjas gliding aroung with either a kite or something else.

Reference


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