Luma, Pauline, and Boom Boom are the latest playable characters announced for Nintendo Switch title Mario Tennis Aces, as revealed in a new trailer for the trio.

Luma joins the game from Super Mario Galaxy and Super Mario Galaxy 2, as a Technique-focused player.

Pauline, of Donkey Kong, Super Mario Odyssey, and Mario vs. Donkey Kong fame, will be joining the game as a Speed-focused character.

Lastly, Boom Boom, an antagonist who first appeared in Super Mario Bros. 3, will be joining as a Defense-focused character.

All three are set to be available as free DLC in Mario Tennis Aces in early 2019, debuting from January through March.

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