What is Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope? Release date, gameplay, & more!

Mario and the Rabbids are back.

A wild and unique concept was created when Mario and the Rabbids combined to create Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, which launched in 2017. For those who enjoyed the tactical title, the sequel, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, finally has a release date.

Everything we know about Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope follows the first Mario + Rabbids and takes the series to new heights. You'll find everything we know about Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope below, including info regarding new characters and gameplay mechanics.

What is the release date for Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope?

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope is set to release on October 20, 2022, and pre-orders have gone live ahead of its release date.

What platforms is Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope coming to?

Like the first Mario + Rabbids, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope will be available exclusively on Nintendo Switch. As it features Mario and his friends, Nintendo will likely not allow the title to launch on other platforms.

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Is Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope a sequel?

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope is a sequel to the first Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle. It features a familiar cast as well as new members like Rosalina and the Lumas. You can expect to see many more Rabbid variants, including Rabbid Lumas. The sequel does away with the grid system from the previous title and instead allows more free movement around the battlefield. This opens up much more tactical freedom than Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle.

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope received a release date as a part of the Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase on June 28, 2022, at the 11-minute mark. You can watch the trailer on the official Nintendo YouTube channel.

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