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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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