It's Giant Cat Mario Versus Kaiju Bowser In Bowser's Fury

That’s a big cat.
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With a month remaining until its February 12 release, Nintendo gives us a peek at what the new Bowser’s Fury portion of Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury looks like. They had me at Giant Cat Mario.

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In Bowser’s Fury, Bowser’s gotten big. Too big. So big that Bowser Jr. and Mario team up to take him down. While the two-minute trailer Nintendo released today doesn’t contain a lot of info, it does show Mario running about in open-world environments, doing Mario things. It also shows us what the massive bell Nintendo’s been teasing in previous trailers does.

Along with the footage of Bowser’s Fury, Nintendo also announced a brand new Mario Red and Blue Edition Nintendo Switch. It’s got red Joy-Cons, a blue Joy-Con grip, a red dock, and a red Switch. This marks the first time the core Switch hardware’s been available in a color other than the original grey and black.

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DISCUSSION

I know I’m in the minority, but I kindof wish that Nintendo would just stop recycling its WiiU properties. Yes, I want to play Bowser’s Fury, but I don’t want to pay full price for what obviously isn’t a full priced game, and I already own Super Mario 3-D world on the WiiU and have no desire to purchase it again.

Come on Nintendo, stop recycling and give us more new shit!