The classic comic strip and cartoon character, Garfield, will be making the jump to the fighting game genre tomorrow when he joins Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl’s growing roster of fan-favorites.
Garfield will be available to all owners of Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl for free on Microsoft’s Xbox One and Xbox Series X consoles in addition to Windows PC and Sony’s PS4 and PS5.
A trailer showcasing Garfield in action was released today and you can watch it below.
The reaction to Garfield’s reveal has been pretty much positive across the board with fans replying to the official announcement tweet with a variety of memes and edits.
— PLANTMAN (@itbetheplantman) December 7, 2021
— Marreko (@Marreko21) December 7, 2021
on a tuesday pic.twitter.com/o9SEmceRjO
— start.gg (@StartGG) December 7, 2021
He's going to be a monster of edge-guarding. pic.twitter.com/UBBdpMzxJQ
— Shane Champagne (@SeaSaltArt) December 7, 2021
— ToeJam & Earl (@toejamandearl) December 7, 2021
The official Garfield Twitter account also joined in on the fun.
big day for garfans around the world
— Garfield (@Garfield) December 7, 2021
Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl launched in October 2021. The game is a multiplayer fighting title in the vein of Nintendo’s Smash Bros and boasts a rather solid roster of characters from popular franchises ranging from SpongeBob and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to Ren and Stimpy.