Mario Strikers: Battle League – or Mario Strikers: Battle League Football as it is known in Europe – arrived on Nintendo Switch in June 2022 as a continuation of the fun Mario sports spin-off. Initially, our resident Nintendo reviewer did not like it very much; in our review, we gave it a score of 5/10 and one of the biggest complaints was the lack of content.
It seems that Nintendo is also aware of this problem so the second free update for Mario Strikers: Battle League is coming soon which brings even more content. Keep reading to find out about new players and gear that are coming with Mario Strikers Battle League Free Update 2.
All New Players and Gear in Mario Strikers Battle League: Free Update 2
- Two new playable characters: Pauline and Diddy Kong
- New gear: Barrel Set that brings boost for speed and shooting
- New venue: Planetoid Stadium
Check out the full trailer for the Mario Strikers Battle League Free Update 2 from Nintendo Direct in the Tweet below.
As the name suggests, this update will be completely free, you will not need a Switch Online subscription to download it, and it will be released at the end of September 2022. The previous free update was released on July 21 and brought new playable characters Daisy and Shy Guy as well as a new Knight gear set.
For more Mario Strikers Battle League here on Prima Games, check out Does Mario Strikers Battle League Have Voice Chat or Quick Chat? – Answered, Does Mario Strikers Battle League Have Voice Chat or Quick Chat? – Answered, and All Playable Characters in Mario Strikers Battle League.