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'Super Mario Maker 2' has a release date: June 28th

Richard Lawler

Four years after the first Super Mario Makerproved how hard it is to make videogames, its sequel is coming to the Switch. Nintendo dropped a preview trailer for Super Mario Maker 2 a couple of months ago and said it would arrive in June, but now it's specified the game will be released on June 28th.

Super Mario Maker 2

Just like its previous iterations on the Wii U and 3DS, players will put together their dream Super Mario courses, but so far in its press release and website, didn't reveal much more about the new game. However, in Japan, it announced a special version that comes with a code for one year on Nintendo Online service, as well as a branded Nintendo Switch touch pen to use with the game that will be available to everyone who pre-orders.

Super Mario Maker 2