One of our favorite baddies in the Super Mario series is just about ready to take up its racket in Mario Tennis Aces! That’s right, folks: Blooper serves as August’s new character for the game, and it’ll become available for those who participate in this month’s online tournament — taking place between today, August 1st and August 31st. Even if you don’t have time to hit the courts yourself, you can expect to receive this freebie addition in your game next month, on September 1st!

GameXplain has shared some gameplay footage of Blooper, so you can get a closeup look at how it plays, its animations and more:

 

 
Good luck to everyone participating in this month’s tournament!

 

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Written by Lauren Ganos
Creative Director, Managing Editor

Designer and writer by day, gamer by night, Lauren dreams big when it comes to creative endeavors. Perhaps that's why she's taken on the roles of creative director and managing editor for Nintendo Wire. If she had a video game superhero alias, it might just be The Visionary, a true keeper of imaginative order.

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