Super Mario Maker 2

Earlier this year during a Direct presentation, Nintendo revealed it was bringing Super Mario Maker 2 to the Switch this June.

In the latest update, a release date has now been locked in. According to Nintendo of America and Nintendo Japan, the game will be arriving on 28th June. This date may be slightly different, depending on where you live.

This latest entry promises to let your imagination run wild as you make and play on your own Super Mario courses using brand new tools, items and features. One of the major selling points of the sequel is the ability to create slopes for the first time. There'll also be underwater options and assets from the recent 3D games - Super Mario 3D Land and Super Mario 3D World.

Are you excited about Super Mario Maker 2 for the Switch? Will you be purchasing it in the month of June? Tell us below.