Mario Strikers: Battle League characters roster revealed

Mario, Bowser, Peach and more fill out the playable characters in Mario Strikers: Battle League's release line-up.

The playable character roster for Mario Strikers: Battle League has been revealed by Nintendo in a new Japanese trailer for the game. It’s our first good look at the full cast of Mario Strikers: Battle League characters that will be available in the super-powered soccer game when it launches on June 10th. Keen to know who’ll be playable and get your first look at the full roster? We’ve rounded up all the details about all playable characters in Mario Strikers: Battle League below.

Mario Strikers: Battle League characters roster

Mario Strikers Battle League character roster
 
© Nintendo

The confirmed Mario Strikers: Battle League characters are as follows:

  • Mario
  • Luigi
  • Bowser
  • Princess Peach
  • Rosalina
  • Toad
  • Yoshi
  • Donkey Kong
  • Wario
  • Waluigi

That marks the currently confirmed character roster as including 10 characters from the Mario universe. This appears to be the full lineup for the game’s launch, but we could see other popular characters like Daisy added in post-release updates, much like Mario Golf: Super Rush received.

Each of the leading characters also comes with a unique piece of art, as shared by the Nintendo UK Twitter account.

Mario Strikers: Battle League character stats

The trailer also confirms that characters will fall into different types based on the stats they excel in: All-rounders like Mario can perform anywhere on the pitch; Power players like Bowser are masters of physical contact and shooting; and nimble characters like Peach excel at speed and defense. 

Playable characters mario strikers battle league roster
 
© Nintendo

Each character comes with unique stats, and unlike previous Mario Strikers games, you’ll be able to bring four full characters to your team for each match.

The five primary stats for all characters are:

  • Physicality
  • Speed
  • Shooting
  • Passing
  • Technique

In addition to the base stats, Mario Strikers: Battle League includes unlockable gear that adjusts not just how you look, but the stats of your character too. To that end, you can tailor someone like Mario into a speed-fiend, or rework Yoshi to resist tackles from weaker characters.

Mario Strikers: Battle League is being built for online play. It’ll support up to eight-player online matches on release. Special online clubs can be created to compete in divisions with other clubs.

Who will you be picking from the confirmed Mario Strikers: Battle League character roster? Let us know in the comments below. Mario Strikers: Battle League releases June 10 for Nintendo Switch.

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Henry Stenhouse serves an eternal punishment as the Associate Editor of AllGamers. He spent his younger life studying the laws of physics, even going so far as to complete a PhD in the subject before video game journalism stole his soul. Confess your love of Super Smash Bros. via email at henry.stenhouse@allgamers.com, or catch him on Twitter.

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