Modes

Master every mode

Get into the swing of things with fun single-player modes. Then challenge your friends and family to multiplayer matches* anytime, anywhere!

Adventure Mode

Number of players: 1

Master the controls and gameplay mechanics as you journey through the Kingdom of Bask. Control Mario to complete missions, take on bosses, and defeat the legendary racket.

Adventure Mode
PrincessMario

Swing Mode

Number of players: 1-4 players*

Gently swing the Joy-Con™ controller like an actual tennis racket using motion control, and intuitively play as you use a variety of shots like forehand, backhand, and slice.

Swing Mode

Tournament Mode

Number of players: 1

Choose your character and duke it out against computer-controlled opponents as you make your way to the top of the bracket.

Tournament champs deserve an award!

Check out the Party pack for a printable papercraft trophy, a tourney bracket, and other great activities.

Tournament Mode

Tourneys:

(in order of difficulty)

Mushroom Cup

Flower Cup

Star Cup

Free Play

Challenge your friends and family in a dedicated multiplayer mode. If all players are using the same Nintendo Switch system, then 1-4 people can play.*

Free Play

Local Play

Number of players: 2-4*

Play against family and friends both locally and online for up to 4-player fun in singles or doubles.

Online Play**

Number of players: 1-2

Play with friends, match randomly with other players, or rise up the ranks of other players in online tournaments to unlock special outfits and playable characters.