I can only imagine this was some kind of exhibition match, pitting Rafael Nadal, the current tennis world number 1, against a retired plumber. What’s even more surprising is that he gives Nadal a real run for his money, leaping across the court in ways that defy the laws of physics.
Who wins between the best tennis player in the world and Mario? Well, you’ll just have to watch the new trailer to find out:
By the way, the trailer might finish with a bunch of motion control gameplay, but that’s an optional mode, don’t worry.
Mario Tennis Aces is out on 22nd June for Nintendo Switch, and you can catch our hands on preview here.