Masahiro Sakurai confirms non-video game characters like Goku and Iron Man will never be added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Super Smash Bros. creator and director Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed that non-video game characters like Goku or Iron Man will never be added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. “I get all these kinds of requests from abroad like, ‘Where is my believed Iron Man?’ or ‘Where is my beloved Goku?’” Sakurai said. “However, basically [Smash] … Continue reading Masahiro Sakurai confirms non-video game characters like Goku and Iron Man will never be added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Video: Masahiro Sakurai talks about the lack of characters like Goku and Iron Man in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

In his new book, Super Smash Bros. creator and director Masahiro Sakurai talks about the lack of characters like Goku and Iron Man in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Smash Bros. Ultimate: Sakurai Shoots Down Goku, DLC Insight, Desire for Casual Play, & Vacation! In his new book Sakurai details the development process of Super Smash … Continue reading Video: Masahiro Sakurai talks about the lack of characters like Goku and Iron Man in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Pokémon is the absolute biggest media franchise in the world

Pokémon has been around since 1996 and has always been one of the most recognizable entertainment brands throughout the world. Even though it’s more than 20 years old, its popularity continues to grow at a significant pace. In fact, the Pokémon franchise is now regarded as the highest-grossing media franchise ever with more than $59 billion … Continue reading Pokémon is the absolute biggest media franchise in the world

Pokémon inspires Dragon Ball Fusions

The core Pokémon games are among the inspirations behind Dragon Ball Fusions. The Nintendo 3DS title was built with tried-and-tested Pokémon RPG elements in mind, according to game producer Masayuki Hirano. "This game was mainly focusing on kids in Japan who liked Dragon Ball," he explains. "And we noticed that there's a lot of kids … Continue reading Pokémon inspires Dragon Ball Fusions