Here is an overview of the game, via Konami:
Konami is taking the party game experience to a new level with a new Battle Mode, “Castle,” challenging players to apply their creative genius to design their own bases, defend it from enemies and share their creation with the world!
The story of the eight Bomberman Brothers and their new friends the Ellons!
A threat looms in the universe once again! Can the 8 Bomber Brothers and their new friends, the Ellons, save the universe and keep the peace? Details about the action-packed new single player story mode will be revealed at a later date!
- Castle (Battle Mode) – Fight asymmetrical battles of one-versus-15 in a new attack-versus-defend battle mode! A defending player is tasked with creating the map and placing defensive traps to slow down the attacking players, who will try to outplay the defensive roadblocks. Defending players will have the help of new character types called Ellons to ward off the attacking players.
- Level Editor (Creation Mode) – Players will have different terrain options, wall placements, and defensive gimmicks at their disposal to create new stages. Players can also share their uniquely crafted levels with other players online.
- Other Modes – Super Bomberman R 2, also brings popular Super Bomberman R Battle Modes such as Standard Battle Mode, Battle 64, and Grand Prix!