The upcoming release of the Nintendo 64 classic Mario Tennis was outed yesterday by the ESRB for an upcoming virtual console release, when this happened we knew the game would arrive at any time, even this week. Now, thanks to Nintendo’s website we know that Mario Tennis is set to be among this weeks arrivals on the North American Nintendo eShop for the reasonable price of $9.99.
Its Mario Tennis you know what you are getting into with this game, but in case you don’t here is an overview of the game:
The Mushroom Kingdom’s finest hit the court in this wild multiplayer tennis game from Camelot, the talented developers behind Golden Sun and Mario Golf! Put some power and spin into your shots to claim victory on your own. Or go head-to-head with up to three friends in multiple modes such as Ring Shot, Exhibition, and more!
Mario, Luigi, Bowser, Princess Peach, Toad, and Donkey Kong lead off the all-star, 14-character lineup, including some fan favorites this game popularized, like Daisy. The fast-paced action will have you unleashing vicious volleys, lifesaving lobs, ballistic backhands, and electrifying supercharged smashes! Don’t forget: this is tennis with a Mario twist. Take the Piranha Challenge and brave the barrage of bouncing balls, or try out the Bowser Stage to attack opponents with Green Shells. It’s easy to see why this sports classic has stood the test of time.