One of the more shocking and unexpected announcements from Nintendo this year was that the worlds of Mario and Raving Rabbids would collide, and nobody imagined it would end up being a tactical RPG. As it turns out, this somehow became a match made in heaven, as Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle hits stores today, and it's reeling in some really good reviews so far!

At the time of writing, popular gaming review aggregate Metacritic sits this game at an 85%, indicating generally favorable reviews. Many reviews are praising its challenge and charm, with no negative or even mixed reviews yet. The most positive review comes from Time, calling it a "gonzo strategy masterpiece" and a "series love letter."

Be sure to check out the launch trailer above, and check out what early players are saying about Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle!

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Source: Metacritic