Super Monkey Ball Axel

June 14, 2024 – SEGA has revealed that Axel, the main character of the Crazy Taxi series, will appear as a playable character in Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble, which will be coming to Nintendo Switch™. To unlock him, players will need to pick up the SEGA Pass DLC.

The SEGA Pass DLC, available through the Digital Deluxe Edition or as a separate purchase, will feature 6 new playable characters and 15 SEGA-themed Style Items. Each playable character on the SEGA Pass can also be bought individually.

Take a look at Axel’s moves in a new trailer and stay tuned for news regarding the last character of the SEGA Pass!




Axel from Crazy Taxi Joins the Rumble!


Enjoy playing as Axel in either Adventure Mode or Battle Mode! As Axel, you’ll be picking up Coins instead of Bananas!


Super Monkey Ball Axel




SEGA Character (Standalone)




・6 SEGA characters and 15 Style Items!
(SEGA Characters: Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, Amy, Axel, ???)


Digital Deluxe Edition


・Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble Base Game
・SEGA Pass(6 SEGA characters and 15 Style Items!)
(SEGA Characters: Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, Amy, Axel, ???)

*Content from the SEGA Pass will be released gradually after the launch of the game and continue until March 31, 2025.
*You will need to update the game to the latest version to use these characters.
*DLC characters from the SEGA Pass cannot be customized using style items.

Only the 7 default characters can use them.



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