Paper Mario: The Origami King (JP) (also called Paper Mario 6) is a Nintendo Switch game and the sixth game in the Paper Mario series. It was released worldwide on July 17, 2020. The game was first announced in a trailer released on May 14, 2020.

Gameplay

Features

Several new features were shown in the game's May 2020 trailer.[5]

  • By using a feat called the 1,000-fold Arms, Mario can extend one or both of his arms, allowing him to grab far-away objects and pull on them. One scene in the trailer shows Mario using this to his advantage against Colored Pencils.
  • A canoe that Mario is shown sailing down a river.
  • Warp Pipes with numbers on them ranging from

1 to 6.

Plot

Not much is currently known about the game's story, but it is known that Mario faces a new villain, King Olly, the titular Origami King. He is assisted by King Olly's sister, Olivia.

Characters

Enemies

  • Troops:

Locations

Red Streamer

Blue Streamer

Yellow Streamer

Purple Streamer

Green Streamer

Origami Castle

Weapons, items, and objects

Weapons

Battle items

Accessories

Overworld objects

Useful Items

Development

Plans for a Switch Paper Mario game were leaked in early 2020. According to Eurogamer, Nintendo planned to reveal the game at E3 2020 as part of a presentation celebrating the Super Mario series' 35th anniversary, but had to change plans after the convention was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[8]The Origami King was announced via a trailer on May 14, 2020, and was released on July 17, 2020.[9]

Reception

Credits

Gallery

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Videos

References

External links


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