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Super Bomberman R Online announced for Switch

Posted on March 16, 2021 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop

Super Bomberman R Online

Super Bomberman R Online is coming to new platforms including Switch, Konami has just revealed.

The game previously launched on Stadia, and it looks like Nintendo’s console will be getting the same experience. Although it can be played for free, Konami will be offering a $10 Premium Pack that includes 14 more characters inspired by classics like Silent Hill and Castlevania. Cross-play will be supported across various platforms.

Here’s additional information about Super Bomberman R Online, along with a trailer:

As Bomberman returns with the gameplay that has made the franchise a party game classic—blast through battlefields, find hidden power-ups and use them to blow away foes, the action in Super Bomberman R Online erupts to new-heights with the “Battle 64” mode. Delivering the ultimate battle royale experience, up to 64 players are spread across 16 starting battlefields. As levels are cleared and players are whittled down, the number of battlefields continue to shrink until the ultimate final battle to be the last bomber standing.

Super Bomberman R Online brings more than 100 customizable feature combinations, including numerous costumes, accessories and for the first time, bomb skins – affecting both the bomb and the blast itself. Players can further discern themselves from the rest with the optional Premium Pack (SRP $9.99 USD), giving access to 14 additional bomber characters that pay homage to classic Konami IPs such as Gradius, Silent Hill, Castlevania, and more!

While anyone in the world can jump into a “Battle 64” room, the Premium Pack allows players to create their own private Room Match with rulesets that include “Battle 64” mode, “Standard” mode with up to 16 players or “Grand Prix”. Grand Prix divides players into two teams of up three-versus-three to compete in earning points with the highest point total after the two battle rounds wins.

Super Bomberman R Online will be offered as a free-to-play game via the eShop.

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