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Super Smash Bros Ultimate New Character Release Dates

Dragon Quest's The Hero is going to be coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Here's everything we know so far, including a release date, gameplay, Amiibo, and more.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 1.2.0. Update Makes Changes to Some Fighters, but Doesn't Explain How

Online matchmaking and challenge fighters were also patched.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Report Suggests Highest Input Lag of Any Game in the Series

But players can't agree on the problem...or the solution.

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Leak: How it Happened, and What it Means for 2018's Biggest Switch Release

How Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leaked online two weeks early, and what could happen next.

Smash Bros. Ultimate Dropping Racist Native American Game & Watch Image Following Outcry

Nintendo announced it will change a controversial image.

Nintendo Direct for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Coming Next Week

A surprise Nintendo Direct was announced during EVO 2018

Nintendo Might Only Show Games Coming Out in 2018 at E3 This Year

Other E3 plans include Super Smash Bros. and Splatoon 2 tournaments.

Mod-al Kombat: How and Why Fans Rebalance Old Fighting Games

When a developer moves on to their next fighting game, some die-hard fans still feel the need to “Finish It!”

This Could be the Best Switch Mod of all Time

This is just what you need when it's time to Smash on the Switch.

The Smash Bros Teaser for Switch Was Tailormade for Memes

It's the Eye of the Inkling, it's the thrill(?) of the joke.

Masahiro Sakurai is Working on Smash Bros Switch in an Unspecified Role

The long time Smash Bros director is working on the latest Switch entry to the series.

The Rise of Nintendo's Curiously Divisive Competitive Communities

Why do the competitive communities of Pokémon and Smash Bros. engender so much loyalty... and so much controversy?

Watch Smash Bros Fans Go Crazy at the Nintendo World Store After Switch Announcement

If you somehow managed to bottle up Smash hype, you'd get the world's best energy drink.

Smash Bros: The 7 Characters We Want in the New Switch Version

Cappy? Shovel Knight? Here are our picks for the Smash Bros roster.

Nintendo Direct Recap: Smash Bros, Splatoon Expansion, and Ports, Oh My!

There was a lot shown during Nintendo's 30 minute presentation.

Smash Bros on Switch is Finally a Reality and Fans Couldn't be Happier

Nobody asked the Inklings if they actually WANT to join Nintendo Fight Club, though. Oh well!

Smash Bros is Coming to the Switch in 2018: First Details

Finally, the Smash Bros is coming to the Switch.

Evo 2018's Lineup Skips Over Marvel vs Capcom Infinite

It's not Mahvel, baby.

Brawlout Adds the Hyper Light Drifter for its Nintendo Switch Debut

This game reminds me of another fighting game, hmmmm.

EVO 2017 Highlights: The Matches We'll be Talking About Until 2018

One of the best Evo tournaments ended last night. Wins, losses, upsets, and more.

The Oral History of EVO: The Story of the World's Largest Fighting Game Tournament

The history of the Evolution Championship Series as told by the people who have been there from the beginning.

Disney XD Will Air the Super Smash Bros. Finals

Tune into Disney for some esports.

This Kirby Human Feet Mod is a Sin Against Nature

Why would you do this?!

Smash Bros Picked Over Street Fighter V for Evo Japan's Sai Tournament

We already knew Street Fighter V wasn't making an appearance, but the final game of the pre-tourney is interesting.

Smashin' Squids: Is Nintendo Planning to Give eSports a Sporting Chance on the Switch?

Nintendo might be getting serious about eSports with the Switch, but it has to go all-in to make it work.

Opinion: Don't Fuse Zelda Breath of the Wild's DLC into a Season Pass, Nintendo

So I have to buy the Cave of Trials and new Hard Mode if I just want more story content? Awww come onnn...

How Will Nintendo Switch Change Our Favorite Games?

Nintendo's next system will play host to lots of familiar series. We speculate how they'll take advantage of the unconventional hardware.

New Reports About the NX Indicate Nintendo Might Know What It's Doing [Updated]

Nintendo's NX is reportedly a portable system that's weaker than the PlayStation 4. Is Nintendo crazy? Yes. Like a (Star) fox.

Rumor: Super Smash Bros Coming to NX at Launch

Nintendo and Bandai Namco may drop another Smash Bros on the next Nintendo console.

EVO 2016 Drops Ultra Street Fighter IV Like a Bad Habit

EVO moves on to Street Fighter V and adds Pokken Tournament to its marquee line-up.

12 Characters That Should Be in Super Smash Bros

If Cloud is coming, then all bets are off. Who should Nintendo add to this Super Smash Bros or the next?

The Final Smash Bros. Update Closes the Curtain on Nintendo's Fan-friendly Reveals

The announcement of Bayonetta, Corrin, and Cloud Strife bring the last of Nintendo's deep cuts for the gaming literate.

Bayonetta and Fire Emblem Fates' Kamui Confirmed for Super Smash Bros

The final Direct for Super Smash Bros has aired. Maybe people will finally let Sakurai sleep.

Does it Hold Up? - Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS

With the latest entry in the Smash Bros. franchise now a year old, let's examine how well it has held up since launching in 2014.

I Finally Made It: The View from the Nintendo World Championships 2015

Twenty-five years after the original, Kat finally made it to the Nintendo World Championships. Here's what she found.

Super Smash Bros' Pic of the Day Dies, but the Community Provides

Take a look at the best Smash Bros artwork you'll find on the Miiverse community.

Thursday Stream: Super Smash Bros. Wii U at 3pm PT/6pm ET

Kat is joined by GameXplain's Andre Segers for a tour of Nintendo's upcoming smash-em-up.

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Review: Now Witness Its True Form

The Smash Bros. sequel we've been waiting for all along.

Gallery: Up Close With Nintendo's Amiibos

We get up close and personal with Nintendo's new interactive figurines.

Nintendo Direct Recap: Majora's Mask 3D, Amiibo, and an E3 Refresh

Today's Nintendo direct had big announcements and a few reminders that Nintendo's still around.

I Played Eight-Player Super Smash Bros. on Wii U (And Won!)

Yes, it's as insane as you think.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U: Nintendo Wants You to Forget the 3DS Version

Nintendo does its best to upsell the upcoming Wii U version of Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros. 3DS Review: A Smashing Port

Despite our initial skepticism, Super Smash Bros. is as enjoyable as ever on the Nintendo 3DS. Our full review.

Breaking Down Mega Man, the Most Intriguing New Character in Super Smash Bros.

Outside of Duck Hunt Dog, anyway.

Super Smash Bros Demo Available to Club Nintendo Platinum Members

Nintendo surprises Club Nintendo Platinum users with a special gift.

Nintendo Direct Round-Up: Little Mac, Mario Kart and More

All eyes were on Nintendo for the new Direct. Did Iwata deliver the goods?

Nintendo Direct at E3: Business as Usual

Nintendo's E3 presentation was this morning - was it enough to make the Wii U a contender against the might of next-gen?