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Piranha Plant is the first DLC character for Super Smash Bros Ultimate. He looks to be a pretty awesome fighter, though there is some confusion as to when players will be able to get their hands on it. To help clear things up, we’ve listed everything we know about Piranha Plant in this Super Smash Bros Ultimate Piranha Plant Guide.We’ll take a look at the possible release window, as well as the Final Smash that players will be able to use. We’ll also take a look at the Alternate Costumes and amiibo as well.
For more on Super Smash Bros Ultimate, you can head over to our Smash Bros Ultimate Characters Guide. It’s got an ever-growing list of guides on every character in the game. We add them in regularly, so it’s definitely worth checking back to see if we’ve covered your favorite fighter yet.
Piranha Plant will not be available in Super Smash Bros Ultimate at launch. Instead, it is being offered as a bonus for those who preorder the game. It’s technically the first DLC character, though it is not included in the 5 DLC character pack set to launch sometime next year.
While there hasn’t been a concrete release date given for Piranha Plant, Sakurai did give a window during a recent Nintendo Direct. He states that it should be coming “a couple of months” after the launch of the game, putting it sometime in February. We’ll be sure to keep this page updated.
There are a number of Alternate Costumes for Piranha Plant that players can choose from. They offer different color variants, in green, yellow, pink, black, white, purple and blue. You can see some of them in the image embedded above.
Piranha Plant has its very own Final Smash in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. It’s called Petey Piranha and sees Piranha Plant transforming into Petey Piranha and trampling its opponents. You can see it in action in the trailer embedded above.
That’s everything we know about Piranha Plant in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. We’ll be adding more info as we get it, but in the meantime you can head over to our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Guides Hub for more info on the game.
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