Ninja Clowns is a 2D arcade beat'em up, like Final Fight or Double Dragon. The player controls a circus clown and fights against various enemies - like angry lawyers, a bearded women, mimes, zombies, or cops. Clown is a hero, and must stop evil Twisto, who has transformed good citizens into evil zombie clones. He can use several weapons - like boxing gloves, pies or sprays. He can punch, kick, and has 1 special move (spinning kick, like Chun-Li).