Super Smash Bros. Ultimate midnight launch events announced for December 7 at Best Buy

Best Buy has confirmed plans to host midnight launch events for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate across the U.S. Select Best Buy stores will open at 12:01 a.m. ET on Friday, December 7, (9:00 p.m. PT Thursday, December 6). Be one of the first to pick up your copy of this game for Nintendo Switch. To … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate midnight launch events announced for December 7 at Best Buy

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate esports TV show takes place next month on TBS

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is getting an esports TV show in November. TBS has announced that it will broadcast top players competing on its Eleague program. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Invitational 2018 presented by Eleague aims to provide an extensive look at how the upcoming fighting title will turn out to be a major contender … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate esports TV show takes place next month on TBS

Updated Nintendo Switch packaging unveiled for Pikachu and Mario amiibo for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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. Other veteran … Continue reading Updated Nintendo Switch packaging unveiled for Pikachu and Mario amiibo for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo GameCube controller and adapter feature updated packaging for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Nintendo Switch

When Super Smash Bros. Ultimate launches later this year, it will be compatible with Nintendo GameCube controllers and the GameCube adapter. These products have been updated with packaging to match the Nintendo Switch console's style and branding. You can take a look at the Japanese version of the packaging in the image above. Super Smash … Continue reading Nintendo GameCube controller and adapter feature updated packaging for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Nintendo Switch

Video: Masahiro Sakurai explains why Isabelle is Not an Echo Fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo recently announced that Isabelle from the Animal Crossing series is joining the roster as a playable fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. This brings the tally of unique playable characters – excluding Echo Fighters – to 68. According to the fighting game’s listing, the total number of playable characters is 71 – which means that three more are … Continue reading Video: Masahiro Sakurai explains why Isabelle is Not an Echo Fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Original Super Smash Bros. amiibo are being restocked with updated packaging for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

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. The original Super Smash Bros. lineup of amiibo is being restocked with updated packaging that displays the red Nintendo logo instead of the previous gray one, as shown … Continue reading Original Super Smash Bros. amiibo are being restocked with updated packaging for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Video: Pokémon Trainer, Pikachu, Bowser and Ryu duke it out on the Boxing Ring stage in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

A total of at least 103 stages will be in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, but because the popular Battlefield and Omega forms can also be selected for each stage, more than 300 total stages are available right from the start. Each stage in the game will also support eight-player battles and feature the ability to turn off hazards. … Continue reading Video: Pokémon Trainer, Pikachu, Bowser and Ryu duke it out on the Boxing Ring stage in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate event weekends at Best Buy conclude this weekend in Miami and Seattle

Best Buy has been hosting Super Smash Bros. Ultimate event weekends at various locations across the U.S. from September 8 to October 7, 2018. Read on below for official details and store information: Be there for the ultimate clash of gaming icons. Here is your chance to play this highly anticipated game from Nintendo before … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate event weekends at Best Buy conclude this weekend in Miami and Seattle

Nintendo Power Podcast: esports player Toph explains why now is the best time to join the competitive fighting game scene, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is going to be the topic of numerous Nintendo Power Podcast episodes. The highly-anticipated fighting game is featured in one of the latest installments in which esports player Toph explains why now is the best time to join the competitive fighting game scene. To listen to the podcast in its entirety, click here. Source: Nintendo of America … Continue reading Nintendo Power Podcast: esports player Toph explains why now is the best time to join the competitive fighting game scene, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and more

Official Super Smash Bros. Ultimate screenshot of Isabelle using her fishing rod to catch Goldeen

Nintendo recently announced that Isabelle from the Animal Crossing series is joining the roster as a playable fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The publisher has also unveiled a new trailer featuring the anthropomorphic pup. For a thorough analysis of that particular promo, click here. Isabelle is equipped with a set of unique moves, including a fishing rod she … Continue reading Official Super Smash Bros. Ultimate screenshot of Isabelle using her fishing rod to catch Goldeen