Nintendo and Ubisoft released a brand-new cinematic trailer for Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, providing an overview of the main story before launch.
Here’s a story synopsis via Nintendo:
Mario, Rabbid Peach and their friends are back for a new adventure of cosmic scale! Cursa, a mysterious and malevolent entity seeks out energy to further its nefarious plans, plunging the galaxy into chaos. Twisting the planets with its evil influence, Cursa is determined to consume all the energy of the Sparks, uncanny creatures formed by the fusion of Lumas & Rabbids and destroy all who stand in its way. To bring order back to the galaxy and save the Sparks, Mario, his friends and Bowser team up with Rabbids heroes in a mysterious journey through ever-surprising planets.
Join them on their adventure to take on Cursa and its dangerous minions while exploring a variety of planets filled with strange inhabitants, memorable quests and hilarious secrets. Outwit enemies in an innovative combat system mixing turn-based tactics and real time action. When this unlikely team combines forces with the Sparks’ immense energy, anything is possible…for better OR worse!
Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope – Cinematic Launch Trailer
Lastly, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope releases October 20 for Nintendo Switch.