During today’s Nintendo Direct livestream, a new trailer dropped for Super Mario Maker 2. In the trailer, different methods of building and customization are shown, and it was confirmed that the game will include new features on Nintendo Switch.
Among these new features are Super Mario 3D World assets and angled terrain for Mario to navigate. These not only help set Super Mario Maker 2 apart from the original, they also give players new ways to put their skills to the test by crafting brutally difficult level design options.
In the description for Super Mario Maker 2, Nintendo confirms the game is a direct sequel to Super Mario Maker on Wii U, noting:
“In this new game, a sequel to the original Wii U™ game, players can create the Super Mario courses of their dreams, with access to even more tools, items and features, including the new ability to create slopes for the first time. Super Mario Maker 2 launches exclusively for Nintendo Switch this June.”
Eager to get your hands on Super Mario Maker 2? The game is officially scheduled to release in June of 2019. For more on Super Mario Maker 2, be sure to check out the full announcement trailer down below!