The site also confirms that the adventure is free roaming. You travel around Lake Lapcat in search of Cat Shines – which allow you to unlock the new Giga Bell Power-Up – and restore fire to clear dark areas. It sounds a little closer in approach to Super Mario Odyssey than 3D Worlds more curated courses.
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The new website also confirms how amiibo will work in the expansion. Use of a Bowser amiibo will result in the new Fury Bowser appearing in the game, and a Bowser Jr. amiibo will unleash “a powerful shock wave to beat enemies and blocks nearby”. Other amiibos will also cause effects – one of them will apparently be to become a gold Cat Mario statue, as shown in yesterday’s Overview Trailer (above).
We’ve learned quite a bit about Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury in recent days, including the addition of a photo mode, and how Fury Bowser will become a timed world event in the new adventure. Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury arrives at Switch on February 12, and you can pre-order it right now.
We rated the Wii U version of Super Mario 3D World a 9.6 / 10 in our review, saying it’s amazing, and its constant variety and amazing light-hearted collaborative gameplay prove that Nintendo still knows exactly how to customize the Mario. the formula in fun ways. “
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