For a 30-minute presentation, March 2018’s Nintendo Direct was jam-packed with displays. Nintendo reeled off announcement after announcement, with the majority of that point spent both highlighting particulars about beforehand introduced Switch video games or revealing new ones. Nintendo then teased that the present was over, solely to sneak in a single final announcement–Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch.
If you have been on social media on the time (or in an workplace like GameSpot’s), you seemingly noticed a substantial amount of pleasure over the information, although a Super Smash Bros. recreation was inevitably going to make it to Switch. There might not have been a extra intense response anyplace than on the Nintendo World Store in New York City, because the video beneath from YouTube channel EmpireArcadia exhibits. You may also see the group itself right here.
Despite all the thrill, we do not truly know an entire lot concerning the new Super Smash Bros. at this point–like, as an illustration, whether or not it’s certainly a brand new Smash. Nintendo’s announcement is comparatively ambiguous, leaving us to wonder if this can be a brand-new recreation or a Mario Kart eight Deluxe-style enhanced re-release of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. At the very least, we all know that Splatoon’s inklings shall be a part of the roster given their outstanding place within the reveal trailer. Mario and Link (sporting his Breath of the Wild outfit) are additionally noticed together with silhouettes for a wide range of different characters, giving followers a picture to dissect till Nintendo confirms who shall be on the roster.
Super Smash Bros. for Switch releases someday in 2018. For a have a look at all the things else that was simply introduced, take a look at our roundup of all of the information and video games from March 2018’s Nintendo Direct.