Throughout the 35-year history of the Super Mario Bros. series, Mario has used costumes and powers to transform countless times, from fire Mario tanuki to Mario bee and more. But the time has come for Mario to take on a fearsome new form of flin. He’ll need all the help he can get, since Bowser has grown gargantuan and out of control.
Nintendo also unveiled the new console Nintendo Switch – Mario Red and Blue Edition, with a distinct red and blue color scheme honoring Mario’s iconic outfit. This special edition set will be available at select retailers beginning February 12 for a suggested retail price of $ 399.99. It includes red Joy-Con controllers with blue straps, a blue Joy-Con grip, a red Nintendo Switch dock, and a red Nintendo Switch console – marking the first time that the Nintendo Switch console itself will be available in a new color. The set will also include a stylish Red & Blue Mario Edition carrying case and a screen protector to help protect the Nintendo Switch console.
“We hope that players will enjoy the experience of two great Mario adventures in ‘Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury’, with a lot of fun playing alone or with their family and friends,” said Dom Gross, general manager of Nintendo from Canada. “With the Nintendo Switch console – Red and Blue Mario Edition, we are delighted to offer these new products which mark more than 35 years of Super Mario adventures. “
While some players may be familiar with the original “Super Mario 3D World” game for the Wii U console, “Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury” for Nintendo Switch offers several additions and new content. In the “Super Mario 3D World” part of the game, players can set off on an adventure through a whirlwind of colorful courses with friends and family, no matter where they are, thanks to a cooperative online multiplayer mode. and local for up to four players taking the role of characters such as Mario, Luigi, Peach and Toad.
Two new amiibo statuettes will be launched alongside the game and will be available for purchase separately from select retailers. The new Cat Mario and Cat Peach amiibo will offer in-game upgrades for “Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury”. Bowser and Bowser Jr. also have an important role to play in “Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury”, and their amiibo statuettes, which will also be returning to select retailers, also have special features in “Bowser’s Fury”.
In addition to new details on the adventure that awaits you in Bowser’s Fury, Nintendo has also announced the “Super Mario Bros. 35 World Count Challenge ”, a special event for the game“ Super Mario Bros. 35 ”in which players from all over the world can work together to try and achieve goals for a period of time. A Nintendo Switch Online membership provides access to the online competitive game, “Super Mario Bros.” 35 ”, for fans looking for a variation on a classic challenge. Players can put their Mario games skills to the test in the “Super Mario Bros. 35 World Count Challenge ”, which will take place three times from January to March.
To achieve the objective of the first challenge “Super Mario Bros. 35 World Count Challenge, ”players must work together to defeat 3.5 million Bowsers during the event period, which runs from 2am ET on the morning of January 19 until 1:59 am HT on the morning of January 26. In addition to the 35-player mode, where players can defeat Bowser in a regular match, this week’s special challenge features courses with additional opportunities to take on Bowser. During the event period, if the total number of defeated Bowsers in-game by players around the world is 3.5 million, each individual player who defeats at least one Bowser will be eligible to receive 350 My Nintendo Platinum Points. More details on the upcoming “World Count Challenges” that will take place in February and March will be released later.