YOUR Nintendo Switch is about to get a brand new game: Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury.
The game launches later this week, and is a remake of a classic title – with a brand new twist.
A classic Mario game for the Wii U is being ported to the Nintendo Switch…with some neat extrasCredit: Nintendo
What is Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury
Super Mario 3D World is a platformer that originally launched for the Nintendo Wii U back in November 2013.
However, Nintendo is about to release an enhanced port of the game for the Nintendo Switch.
Most of the original aspects of the game will be retained.
There are a number of key changes however, including an online multiplayer option.
Nintendo has also integrated Amiibo, in-game screenshots and a four-player co-op on Captain Toad levels.
Bower’s Fury is the new campaign, see Mario arrive at a new area called Lake Lapcat.
He’ll be teaming up with Bowser Jr. to stop a new version of his dad – Fury Bowser.
The game takes place in an open-world like typical Super Mario games.
The game includes brand new Bowser’s Fury contentCredit: Nintendo
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury release date
The new version of the game was announced on September 3, 2020 during a Nintendo Direct.
And you’ll be able to play it on the Nintendo Switch from February 12, 2021.
It’s part of the celebrations for the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros.
Launching alongside the game are Cat Mario and Cat Peach Amiibo figures.
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Grab a VR headset and you’ll be able to play the legendary Beat Saber – like Guitar Hero, but with lightsabers.
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