Super Smash Bros. Ultimate To Release In December; Characters From Previous Entries Are All In


Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch finally has a name as well as release date. During its E3 2018 Nintendo Direct, the Japanese company officially revealed Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is going to be a massive game. Masahiro Sakurai himself confirmed that all characters that have appeared in the series will be available in the Nintendo Switch game, including guest characters like Solid Snake, Cloud, and Bayonetta. Most of the cast has also been reworked in some way, like Mario and Link featuring techniques from the latest entries in each respective series and more. Starting roster will be small, but the team promised that unlocking characters will be both easy and interesting.

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A few new additions to the roster have also been confirmed. Daisy will join the roster as Peach's Echo fighter, coming with a similar fighting style but a few differences. Ridley from the Metroid series also joins the roster as well.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will also be compatible with all Super Smash Bros amiibo figures, as well as GameCube controllers.

Lastly, it's been confirmed that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will release on Nintendo Switch on December 7th. You can check out the full presentation below.