Square Enix is growing a brand new kart-style racing game for the Nintendo Switch known as Chocobo GP. The game was revealed within the September 24, 2021 Nintendo Direct broadcast, however was hinted at by trademark filings from earlier within the yr.

Chocobo GP seems to proceed the legacy of 199’s Chocobo Racing by uniting quite a few common Final Fantasy characters beneath the banner of a race to the end. A variety of characters had been featured within the trailer, together with the traditional chibi-style Chocobo, a moogle, a behemoth, a white mage, a black mage, Gilgamesh, Steiner from Final Fantasy IX, and extra.

Chocobo GP gamers can purchase Magicite to forged spells on the course, use Drift Boost to get round corners sooner, and customise their automobiles. Individual characters even have bespoke particular talents, like Gilgamesh littering the course along with his many weapons. The game will assist native and on-line play, in addition to a 64-player event construction.

Chocobo GP is slated for launch on the Nintendo Switch in 2022.