Nintendo says Super Smash Bros. success isn’t due to a “happy accident”

The folks at Nintendo Life recently spoke to Nintendo's Bill Trinen about the Super Smash Bros. series. There's an opinion amongst certain members of the gaming community that Smash became popular almost due to a "happy accident" - a stance insinuating that Nintendo and series creator Masahiro Sakurai didn't really know what they were doing, … Continue reading Nintendo says Super Smash Bros. success isn’t due to a “happy accident”

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains the importance of presentations

Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai recently posted a new column in one of the latest issues of Famitsu, where he goes in-depth on the topic of presentations and discusses how he went about the roughly 20-minute reveal of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at E3. He shares some tidbits as well, including the fact that … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explains the importance of presentations

Video: Every Super Smash Bros. for Wii U character trying to do the Fortnite dance

If you ever wanted to see Nintendo characters attempting the iconic Fortnite dance, you can now do just that. Check out the video below to witness every Super Smash Bros. for Wii U fighter trying to do the dance: You seen characters do taunts from other characters in Super Smash Bros with animation swaps... but … Continue reading Video: Every Super Smash Bros. for Wii U character trying to do the Fortnite dance

Video: Analyzing and breaking down the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate main menu, dashboard, potential spirits and adventure mode

During the first-ever Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct, Nintendo gave fans a first look at the main menu and dashboard in the upcoming fighting game. It displays five different options, including Smash, Games & More, Vault and Online. The fifth option is a mystery that Nintendo isn't revealing just yet, but many are speculating that it will … Continue reading Video: Analyzing and breaking down the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate main menu, dashboard, potential spirits and adventure mode

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate main menu hides mysterious option, may be new adventure mode

During today's Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct, Nintendo gave fans a first look at the main menu in the upcoming fighting game. It displays five different options, including Smash, Games & More, Vault and Online. The fifth option is a mystery that Nintendo isn't revealing just yet, but many are speculating that it will be … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate main menu hides mysterious option, may be new adventure mode

Video: New unused modes have been found in Super Smash Bros. Melee

It's almost been 17 years since Super Smash Bros. Melee came out, but new information about the fighting classic is still being disclosed. The folks at Source Gaming have discovered new unused modes in the game. Check out the video below as hosts TheDukeofDorks and PushDustIn reveal new information about Melee's unused modes. The latest … Continue reading Video: New unused modes have been found in Super Smash Bros. Melee

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai on positive reception of Pokémon Trainer, avoiding leaks and more

Super Smash Bros. creator Masahiro Sakurai shared thoughts on the early reception of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, how grateful he was that it didn’t leak, and more on the future in his column in one of the latest issues of Famitsu magazine. Read on below for some highlights from Sakurai's column: “In any case, the … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai on positive reception of Pokémon Trainer, avoiding leaks and more

Masahiro Sakurai confirms featuring all Smash Bros. fighters in one game won’t be possible after Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

In a recent interview with Famitsu, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai explained how featuring all Super Smash Bros. fighters in a single game can only happen once. Sakurai also mentioned how fans seem to be extremely excited about the return of Pokémon Trainer, Ice Climbers and Wolf. You can check out a translation … Continue reading Masahiro Sakurai confirms featuring all Smash Bros. fighters in one game won’t be possible after Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leaflets now being distributed at retailers in Japan

With Super Smash Bros. Ultimate pre-orders now being accepted, a number of retailers in Japan have already begun distributing leaflets to customers. When you open the leaflet, you see official artwork of all the characters that were announced for the upcoming Nintendo Switch game. You can check out more pictures via the embedded posts below. … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leaflets now being distributed at retailers in Japan

Original Super Smash Bros. amiibo will be re-released starting later this year for $12.99 each

All current Super Smash Bros. series amiibo figures are compatible with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and any fighter’s amiibo figure from other series will also be supported. There are several characters that don’t have an amiibo yet, such as Pichu and Pokémon Trainer, but you can rest assured that Nintendo will be releasing amiibo for them as well. … Continue reading Original Super Smash Bros. amiibo will be re-released starting later this year for $12.99 each