Nintendo Direct: Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope Release Date Announced

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

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Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope | Release Date Announcement Trailer Screenshot

During today’s Nintendo Direct Mini, Nintendo finally announced a release date for Ubisoft’s upcoming game, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope. They also showed off a good chunk of gameplay footage. This latest Mario + Rabbids game is scheduled to launch for Nintendo Switch this upcoming October 20th, 2022. Nintendo mentions in their press release that pre-orders begin today in the eShop and the My Nintendo Store. Feel free to check out the brand new trailer down below and read a little bit about the game.

The motley team of Mario, his friends and the heroic Rabbids – now joined by Bowser – blast off for a galactic adventure in the latest Mario + Rabbids game! The galaxy is in a universe of trouble when a dark entity, Cursa, wants to absorb all its energy. In doing so, it will try to capture the Sparks, creatures born from the merging of Lumas and Rabbids, and drain them of their energy, too. Now, the team must travel the cosmos to save the Sparks from Cursa’s grasp and fight back in tactical, dynamic battles. Lead a team of three heroes and use a variety of tools to navigate the battlefield, flank your foes and find opportunities to thwart them.

 

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