New Dr. Mario Game Announced and Released in Japan

During today’s Japanese Nintendo Direct, Nintendo simultaneously announced and released a brand new Dr. Mario game for 3DS. Titled Dr. Mario Gyakuten! Tokkouyaku & Saikin Bokumetsu (Dr. Mario Reversal! Special Medicine & Germ Buster), the game features three game modes: one devoted to Dr. Mario, one to Dr. Luigi, and touch-based “Germ Buster” mode. It also offers local and online competitive multiplayer.

Dr. Mario Gyakuten! Tokkouyaku & Saikin Bokumetsu is available now in Japan for 880 yen,┬ábut a western release is likely on the way (hopefully with a shorter title). Check out the game’s announcement trailer below: