During the Nintendo E3 2021 event, Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania was announced. You can watch the trailer and also the release date has been set.
Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania Launches October 5, 2021
Sega has announced Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. The collection will be launched on October 5, 2021. The console versions are $39.99 and the PC version is $29.99.
In addition, two special editions have been confirmed:
- 20th Anniversary Edition – Contains an artbook, reversible cover, collector’s sleeve, and 10 cosmetic items.
- Digital Deluxe Edition – Includes six additional classic character skins, three legendary console skins, 10 customizable items, and the classic soundtrack.
The title is a high-definition remaster of the original three Super Monkey Ball games, including Super Monkey Ball, Super Monkey Ball 2, and Super Monkey Ball Deluxe. The package includes over 300 newly designed levels and mazes, 12 mini-games, and a colorful bevy of characters.
“We’re thrilled to announce a new Super Monkey Ball at the same time as we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this beloved series,” said Sega’s Creative Director and Super Monkey Ball creator Toshihiro Nagoshi in a press release. “Everyone’s support, especially fans overseas, has been a big encouragement to the development team over the years. We can’t wait to reintroduce the rich world of Super Monkey Ball to a new audience.”
According to the manufacturer, you can expect modern graphics and features, a captivating comic-style story, local co-op mode for four players, online challenges and leaderboards, and loads of new playable characters in the game.
You can watch a trailer for the new announcement below: