Watch the final Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct live!
Kicking off at 7 AM PT/10 AM ET, Nintendo is bringing us a 40 minute Nintendo Direct livestream exclusively about new details for the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct livestream before the game’s release, Nintendo and Director Masahiro Sakurai have announced all-new details for the highly anticipated game. Read on for the full details and check out the video in the player below!
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will include every single fighter ever featured in the series’ nearly two-decade run, making it one of the biggest crossover events in gaming history. Fans can enjoy returning favorites like Ice Climbers and Pokémon Trainer, as well as newly announced fighters like Ridley from the Metroid series and Inkling from the Splatoon series. The game supports a variety of controller options, including Nintendo GameCube controllers (original or newly designed), Joy-Con controllers or the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller. With Nintendo Switch, players can throw down whenever and wherever they like in Handheld or Tabletop mode while enjoying online play.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate combines many stages and new items, with gameplay that makes it easy for players of all skill levels to jump in. All current Super Smash Bros. series amiibo figures are compatible with the game, and any fighter’s amiibo figure from other series will also be supported.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is set to launch on December 7, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. It is being developed by Nintendo, Sora, Ltd. and BANDAI NAMCO Studios, and is directed by Masahiro Sakurai.