Nintendo has announced Nintendo Switch Sports, a new take on the classic Wii Sports series.
Tennis, bowling, chambara, soccer, badminton, and volleyball are included. Golf will be added as part of a free update this fall. Local play and online play are supported across all sports.
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Swing, kick and spike your way to victory with a collection of sports that puts you right into the action! Play together in person or online with family and friends, or challenge friendly competitors near and far in the new iteration of the classic Wii Sports series. Turn your real-world actions into in-game movements using Joy-Con controllers and compete in six sports, including Soccer, Volleyball, Bowling, Tennis, Badminton and Chambara (swordplay). You can even use a Joy-Con with the Leg Strap accessory included in the physical version to kick the ball in a Soccer Shoot-Out! Plus, a seventh sport is planned to be added via a free update this fall – get ready to Golf! Get active and get into the game when Nintendo Switch Sports launches on April 29! Pre-orders begin today in Nintendo eShop. An online play test will also be available for Nintendo Switch Online members on Feb. 18, Feb. 19 and Feb. 20.
Watch the first Nintendo Switch Sports trailer below.
Nintendo Switch Sports launches April 29, 2022. An online play test will be held between February 18 and February 20 for those with a Switch Online subscription.