The game is a new type of fighting game and a new IP for Nintendo. Players choose their fighter and have the option to equip different types of extendable arms. Each of these different arms have there advantages and disadvantages, There are several different fighters to choose from like Ribbon Girl or Master Mummy.
There are different arenas to choose from. Each arena has its own unique obstacles. Some of these arenas have liquid-filled columns or trampolines. Nintendo released free updates to the game throughout 2017. The first update came in July 2017. Nintendo released the last major update for the game in December 2017.
The game received mostly favorable reviews. It sold over 100,000 copies in its first week in Japan. The game has sold over 1,000,000 copies since its release.