Nintendo introduced on Thursday a bevy of Mario-related video games coming to the Nintendo Switch between now and early 2021 to mark the Super Mario franchise’s 35th anniversary. The firm additionally revealed two new amiibo that are coming soon.
Cat Mario and Cat Peach — each from Super Mario 3D World — are the most recent amiibo topics. When Nintendo launches Super Mario 3D World and the Bowser’s Fury addition on Feb. 12, 2021, gamers will have the ability to choose up these new amiibo as companions.
It’s at the moment unclear what, if something, they’ll do in-game.
The cat swimsuit is a brand new Mario improve that which debuted in Super Mario 3D World for the Wii U. It lets Mario and buddies climb up partitions, scale the end-of-level flagpole, swipe their paws, and do a particular dive assault. Cat Toad and Cat Luigi are noticeably lacking from this new amiibo roster. Super Mario 3D World additionally encompasses a transient look of an lovely — but appropriately terrifying — Cat Bowser, who didn’t make the amiibo reduce, both.