Ubisoft recently held their E3 2021 Ubisoft Forward presentation and among the announcements was the reveal of the sequel to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle. The sequel titled, “Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope,” is set to release exclusively on the Nintendo Switch in 2022. The cinematic trailer reveals several new characters such as Rabbid Luma, Rabbid Rosalina, and more. For those who are not familiar with the first game, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is a tactical RPG. The game launched for the Nintendo Switch in 2017 and also received a DLC expansion titled, “Donkey Kong Adventure,” in 2018.
Additionally, Ubisoft revealed a short gameplay trailer for the game. While the gameplay trailer did not reveal much it seems that the game will feature a variety of new abilities. No other details about the game are available at this time so stay tuned for updates. The Devs of the game also released a short video talking about some of the elements seen in the trailers as well as some thoughts of the various new characters.