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Mario Tennis Aces Game Adds Shy Guy, Petey Piranha

posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Characters debut in game in December

Nintendo began streaming two new character trailers for the Mario Tennis Aces Switch game on Monday to reveal that Shy Guy and Petey Piranha are joining the game as playable characters. Nintendo will release the characters early to Doubles Class and Singles Class players, respectively, between December 1 and January 1, and they will then be available to all players.

The game launched on June 22. The game features missions and boss battles in the series' first story mode since the Mario Tennis: Power Tour Game Boy Advance game.

Other new characters added through DLC include: Koopa Troopa, Blooper, Diddy Kong, Birdo, Koopa Paratroopa, Shy Guy, and Petey Piranha.

The game has sold 2.16 copies worldwide as of September 30.

Source: Nintendo UK's YouTube channel (link 2)

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