Nintendo has a shock for Mario followers. The writer is engaged on a brand new Paper Mario sport, and it’s launching quickly for Nintendo Switch. Paper Mario: The Origami King debuts July 17 with an all new story and characters for $60. And Nintendo revealed the sport in two-minute trailer, which you’ll watch by clicking play above.

Paper Mario: The Origami King brings again the two-dimensional plumber from the earlier video games. This time, nonetheless, he’s combating off “an origami menace,” in accordance with Nintendo. And that risk has already overtaken acquainted territory together with Princess Peach’s fort. The trailer opens with an origami Peach threatening Mario by demanding that he fold himself as an indication of respect. When Mario refuses, she throws him down a pit.

But this sport doesn’t simply have a brand new enemy. Mario will even have a brand new associate named Olivia. She is an effective piece of origami — and right here I believed all origami was evil! But Mario and Olivia will even get assist from the Toads and even a folded-up model of Bowser.

On the gameplay facet of issues, Mario will even purchase the 1,000-Fold Arms capability. This provides the hero extendable arms for fixing puzzles and extra.

Paper Mario: The Origami King is the “traditional Paper Mario” sport that I referenced in my March report about Nintendo’s launch schedule. Nintendo dropped the announcement all of a sudden and outdoors of a Direct as a result of the corporate is scuffling with the work-from-home transition.

But Nintendo clearly has video games within the works. Intelligent Systems solely oversaw Tecmo Koei’s manufacturing of Fire Emblem: Three Houses as a result of it was engaged on this. Other Nintendo studios may have video games prepared for launch quickly, as properly. That contains the 3D Mario remasters, however it must also embrace Pikmin 3 Deluxe.