Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

WIIU / Fighting / Release: 2014 / ESRB: RP

Nintendo Amiibo prices possibly revealed

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2014 7:27am PDT

A UK retailer has listed prices for Nintendo's amiibo figures, which may give us an idea of what to expect from them.

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Wii U at a 'tipping point' for turning sales around, says Nintendo

By Steve Watts, Jun 20, 2014 7:04am PDT

Wii U has been a sales disappointment for Nintendo. According to marketing VP Scott Moffitt, however, the system is just about to turn the corner.

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Super Smash Bros. on Wii U: The Shacknews staff battles at E3 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 12, 2014 11:00am PDT

Plenty has been said about Super Smash Bros. during this year's E3, but the time for talk is over for the Shacknews staff. Now it's time for action! Three members of the Shacknews crew took their grievances to the nearest Super Smash Bros. on Wii U station to determine, once...

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Shack Reels at E3 2014: Fans react to Super Smash Bros.

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 11, 2014 4:00pm PDT

This year's E3 marked one of the first opportunities for fans to go hands-on with Super Smash Bros. on both Wii U and 3DS. Has the wait been worth it so far? Shacknews' own Sam Leichtmer heads to the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center to get reaction from players...

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Breaking down the Super Smash Bros. E3 2014 developer roundtable

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 11, 2014 7:00am PDT

Masahiro Sakurai headed up a developer roundtable for Super Smash Bros. late Tuesday night. After breaking down a 2+ hour discussion, I came out with these five main takeaways from the informative session.

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Smash Bros adds Pac-Man to roster [Update: Trailer added]

By Steve Watts, Jun 10, 2014 7:24pm PDT

The perpetually hungry Pac-Man has a new hunger: your tears. Nintendo announced at a special Smash Bros event tonight that Pac-Man will be part of the roster in the upcoming Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U.

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Smash Bros gets Kid Icarus' Palutena character

By Steve Watts, Jun 10, 2014 9:47am PDT

Today's Nintendo digital event at E3 closed with a teaser for at least one more character in Smash Bros. Kid Icarus' goddess Palutena has joined the fray, and the trailer ended with another teaser implying that Dark Pit might be playable as well.

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Nintendo 'amiibo' figurines coming alongside Smash Bros Wii U

By Steve Watts, Jun 10, 2014 9:13am PDT

At Nintendo's digital event, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime formally introduced Nintendo's previously announced NFC figurines. They're called "amiibo," and they'll debut with Smash Bros for Wii U this fall.

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Opinion: E3, and the importance of press conferences

By Robert Workman, Jun 02, 2014 12:45pm PDT

E3 could be a big show for Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony... depending what they do before it.

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GameCube Controller Adapter adds GC controller support to Smash Bros and Wii U

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2014 12:30pm PDT

It appeared that Smash Bros. veterans would have to jump into Super Smash Bros. for Wii U without GameCube controller support. It turns out this will not be the case, as Nintendo has unveiled a GameCube Controller Adapter (along with brand new GameCube controllers) that will...

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Smash Bros Best Buy locations and times detailed

By Steve Watts, May 27, 2014 8:30am PDT

Nintendo has detailed exactly where and when you'll be able to play Smash Bros at Best Buy locations during E3.

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Smash Bros gets another Fire Emblem swordsman

By Steve Watts, May 23, 2014 8:45am PDT

Nintendo has announced the addition of Ike from Fire Emblem to the Smash Bros roster, joining Marth.

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Opinion: Is the Nintendo Wii U worth getting yet?

By Robert Workman, May 22, 2014 9:00am PDT

Nintendo could turn around its Wii U- but it needs to make some moves.

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Super Smash Bros invitational tournament detailed

By Steve Watts, May 20, 2014 6:45am PDT

Nintendo has detailed how to get into the Smash Bros Invitational tournament being held alongside E3.

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Super Smash Bros gets male/female Villager options

By Ozzie Mejia, May 16, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS recognizes the diversity of Animal Crossing Villagers, which is why you'll get multiple skins to choose from, including female options.

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