Nowadays, puzzle games getting a retail releases have become quite rare. Puzzle & Dragons is one of those, with a special bundle including Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition, coming out in May in Europe and North America. And today, Nintendo has confirmed that the game would have a rather nice price point in North America, where it will only cost 29.99$ both at retail and on the Nintendo eShop.
In Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition, players will find the classic Puzzle & Dragons gameplay but with a Super Mario Bros. twist. They will be able to recruit various enemies like Goombas, Koopa Troopas and the Koopalings, but also characters like Yoshi or Toad, whose help will be very valuable against the 80+ enemies of the game.
As for Puzzle & Dragons Z, it includes over 250 different monsters that you can collect and battle. You can even hatch them from eggs that you get by defeating enemies. Using chips, monsters can evolve and gain new skills, better stats, a higher level cap and more.
If you’re not quite sure whether Puzzle & Dragons Z and/or Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition is for you, a free demo will be available for download in early may on the Nintendo eShop. The game itself will only cost 29.99$, and will be available in stores and on the Nintendo eShop.
Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition (3DS) comes out on April 29th in Japan. In the west, it will be included in a bundle with Puzzle & Dragons Z, coming out on May 22nd in North America.
Source: Nintendo PR