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Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania

It’s been a busy time for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania at Gamescom 2021, and in celebration of the show, SEGA has now provided first-look gameplay at all twelve mini games. Each of the core six members in the monkey gang – AiAi, MeeMee, GonGon, Baby, Doctor, and YanYan – will be playable here.

The full list of mini games is as follows:

Morgana from Persona 5 is coming to Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania, SEGA announced during Gamescom: Opening Night Live today. The cunning and courageous member of the Phantom Thieves will be made available as post-launch DLC on November 2. It’ll set you back $4.99.

Players can use Morgana in every main game mode. In place of bananas, chests will show up in stages.

Here’s a new trailer showing a first look at the character in action:

Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania will reveal another character at Gamescom: Opening Night Live, host Geoff Keighley has confirmed.

Some interesting SEGA crossovers have been confirmed in recent weeks. They include Sonic and Tails, Beat from Jet Set Radio, and Kazuma Kiryu from Yakuza.

Gamescom: Opening Night Live will take place on August 25 at 11 AM PT / 2 PM ET / 7 PM in the UK / 8 PM in Europe. LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge will be appearing during the show. 

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Kazuma Kiryu from the Yakuza series will be playable in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania, SEGA has announced. He joins Beat from Jet Set Radio and Sonic and Tails from Sonic the Hedgehog.

Here’s a trailer for Kazuma Kiryu:

Sonic and Tails were previously leaked for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania through the game’s website. SEGA now made the news official today, and we have a new trailer as well.

Here’s a look at Sonic and Tails in action:

Beat from Jet Set Radio will be playable in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania, SEGA has revealed. He can be accessed for free at launch through normal gameplay.

Here’s a trailer showing Beat in action:

SEGA is back with another trailer for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania that highlights the game’s various characters. AiAi, MeeMee, Baby, GonGon, YanYan, and Doctor all get the spotlight.

Here’s the full video:

In a brief message today, the official Twitter account for Super Monkey Ball shared more information about the Switch version of Banana Mania.

First up, the game is confirmed to run at 60 frames per second. That was likely after we saw the most recent trailer on Nintendo’s YouTube account, but it’s nice to have the confirmation. We can also say that gyroscopic controls will be supported.

Here’s a quick look at those controls in action:

SEGA has prepared a new trailer for Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania titled “Wondrous Worlds”. Get a look at the video below.

Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania is due out for Switch on October 5.

SEGA has shared a new gameplay trailer for Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania, which was officially announced for Switch earlier this week. View it below.

Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania arrives for Switch on October 5.