In a far away world there lives a fox named Lucky and his sister who are the protectors of the Book of Ages, inside of which exist large worlds with diverse characters. There also lives a cat named Jinx, who has the notion of stealing the book for his own nefarious purposes. In a quest to find his inner power, Lucky proceeds into the book to find the many treasures within its pages, which are the keys to stopping Jinx in his tracks, while also meeting a diverse variety of characters including Jinx's offspring the Kitty Litter.
This game provides examples of:
- Accessory-Wearing Cartoon Animal:
- Lucky wears shoes and a cape.
- Wormals are giant worms who wear accessories, such as hats.
- Art Evolution: Lucky's design is less simplistic than in Lucky's Tale.
- Funny Animal: Lucky is an anthropomorphic fox.
- Genre Throwback: The game is inspired by 1990s collectathons like Banjo-Kazooie, Spyro the Dragon, and Super Mario 64.
- Kid Hero: Lucky and his sister are young foxes who protect the Book of Ages.
- Updated Re-release: New Super Lucky's Tale for the Nintendo Switch is an improved port with new elements and animations.