Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble™ Shakes, Rattles, and Rolls onto Nintendo Switch™️ Today

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    Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble™ Shakes, Rattles, and Rolls onto Nintendo Switch™️ Today

    – First New Super Monkey Ball Game in Over 10 Years Available Now – 

    IRVINE, California – June 25, 2024 – Nintendo Switch players can get things rolling with some serious monkey business in Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble, available now! Join AiAi and friends in their first new Super Monkey Ball experience in more than 10 years as they journey to discover the Legendary Banana, making new friends and foes along the way.

    To celebrate the release of Banana Rumble, check out this hand-drawn animated launch trailer for the game:


    Become a party animal with friends and family joining in on the action in Battle Mode, with up to 2 local players or a whopping 16 online players battling it out. There’s also the all-new Adventure Mode, where you will journey through 200 newly crafted stages either solo or in 4-player co-op! Customize your character by picking from a barrel-full of apparel, including clothes, footwear, accessories – even the monkey ball itself so you can look your best while leaving the rest in the dust.

    Details on Game Editions Available to Order

    • Digital Standard Edition (€49.99 MSRP)
      Base Game
    • Digital Deluxe Edition (€69.99 MSRP)
      Base Game
      SEGA Pass

      • As part of the SEGA Pass, six new additional playable characters will be added to the game over the coming months: Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, Amy, Beat, and Axel.
      • Also included are 15 different customization items featuring costumes for Shadow the Hedgehog, NiGHTS, Gilius Thunderhead, and Majima.
      • The SEGA Pass and individual character packs will also be available separately for €24,99 and €4,99 each, respectively, so players who upgrade to the Digital Deluxe Edition will save on the bundle! 
    • Physical “Legendary Banana” Edition (€49.99 MSRP)
      Main Game
      O-Sleeve (slip case)
      40-Page Physical Artbook
      Reversible Cover

    Those who pre-ordered the physical or digital editions of the game will also receive a special in-game banana costume as a customization item! Please note character customization items aren’t available for SEGA Pass characters.

    Special Costume for Sega Email Subscribers!

    Time is running out for fans to take advantage of a unique offer! Subscribe to SEGA emails via the official website by July 2nd, 2024, to receive the special shinobi costume*! Word around the island is that this outfit was once donned by the elite ninjas of the Oboro clan… 

    Digital codes for the costume will be distributed to those who sign-up via email after the game is released on June 25.

    *Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble game (sold separately) required to access in-game content. Nintendo Switch device must be connected to the internet to download in-game content. 

    For more information, including where players can purchase the game and for more details on characters, specific in-game statistics, and the SEGA Pass DLC, visit the official website at, and stay tuned to our official social accounts on X, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok.

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