Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

WIIU / Fighting / Release: 2014 / ESRB: RP

Super Smash Bros tournament at E3, to be playable at Best Buy

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2014 6:30am PDT

Nintendo announced today that it will be hosting a Smash Bros Invitational tournament at E3, and livestreaming it for fans. For those who want hands-on without going to Los Angeles, it will also be playable at Best Buy.


Charizard and Greninja join Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 08, 2014 3:45pm PDT

A total of five character reveals were shown on today's Smash Bros-exclusive Nintendo Direct, headlined by Pokemon heavy hitters Charizard and Greninja!


Super Smash Bros stages introduce bosses

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 08, 2014 3:25pm PDT

Today's Nintendo Direct revealed many of the stages for both the 3DS and Wii U version, while also introducing boss battles.


Smash Bros online modes detailed for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 08, 2014 3:15pm PDT

The Super Smash Bros-exclusive Nintendo Direct has added some new details on the online modes for both the Wii U and 3DS of Nintendo's fighter.


Super Smash Bros coming to 3DS this summer, Wii U later

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 08, 2014 3:04pm PDT

The new Super Smash Bros game is coming this summer--on Nintendo 3DS, at least.


April Fools: Nester for Super Smash Bros

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 5:00pm PDT

It's likely an early April Fools gag, but Nintendo has released new screenshots of Nester for the upcoming Super Smash Bros for Wii U & 3DS.


Donkey Kong's return: 33 years of Nintendo's main monkey

By Robert Workman, Feb 24, 2014 9:15am PST

Over the years, a certain ape has managed to grow on us just as much as that iconic plumber that Nintendo created at the same time. That character...


Diddy Kong joins Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS roster

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2014 6:00am PST

Diddy Kong has become the latest addition to the growing Smash Bros for Wii U and 3Ds roster, bringing the grand total so far up to 24.


Wii U in 2014: games to look forward to

By Robert Workman, Feb 17, 2014 1:00pm PST

Wii U has failed to capture the attention that its predecessor has. However, Nintendo isn't ready to give up the fight just yet--and, for that matter, neither should Wii U owners.


Little Mac joins Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 13, 2014 2:06pm PST

Today's Nintendo Direct kicked off with a new competitor for the new Super Smash Bros.: Little Mac from Punch-Out!


Lucario joins Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 31, 2014 6:00am PST

The Steel/Fighting-type Pokémon, Lucario, is bringing his unique aura back to Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, making his triumphant return from 2006's Super Smash Bros. Brawl.


Next Smash Bros tweaking edge grabs

By Steve Watts, Jan 27, 2014 8:45am PST

Smash Bros game director Masahiro Sakurai has detailed some of the changes coming to the edge-grabbing system in the next iteration.


Smash Bros screenshot may hint at single-player

By Steve Watts, Jan 20, 2014 7:30am PST

Game director Masahiro Sakurai posted a screenshot of what appears to be a single-player stage for the upcoming Smash Bros, though he reminded viewers that it's not a story mode like the Subspace Emissary from Brawl.


Most Anticipated 2014: Ozzie's Picks

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 10, 2014 11:00am PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2014 individually. Next up we've got associate editor Ozzie Mejia's list of 2014 titles.


King Dedede joins Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 09, 2014 11:35pm PST

King Dedede has joined the Super Smash Bros. roster on Wii U and 3DS, days ahead of Kirby's Triple Deluxe's release in Japan.