Super Smash Bros Series News


The 5 Biggest Takeaways From Smash 4's 2GGC Championship

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 04, 2017 1:00pm PST

A 12-month circuit came to a close over the weekend. Shacknews watched almost every minute and here are our biggest takeaways from the 2GGC Championship.


MKLeo Wins 2GGC Championship for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 03, 2017 7:10pm PST

The 12-month Smash 4 circuit came to an end this weekend and there's a new Best in the World.


Shack Reels: Super Smash Bros. DLC Showcase on Umbra Clock Tower

By Shack Staff, Feb 04, 2016 1:00pm PST

Now that Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS has rounded out its DLC roster, let's throw them all together and see who wins!


"HAL did the first two games, every other one was made by completely different studios and ..."

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Super Smash Bros. community rounds up 1.1.3 patch notes

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2015 6:09pm PST

With the arrival of Cloud comes a new update for Super Smash Bros. and, once again, Nintendo has not included patch notes, leaving the community to do the work on its own.


Amiibo for Ryu, Roy, and Famicom ROB coming in March

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2015 3:04pm PST

As part of today's final Super Smash Bros. video presentation, release dates for three more Amiibo figures have been announced.


Super Smash Bros. final Mii Fighter Costumes revealed

By Daniel Perez, Dec 15, 2015 2:26pm PST

Nintendo has revealed its final lineup of Mii Fighter costumes for Super Smash Bros.


Super Smash Bros. rounds out its roster with Bayonetta

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2015 2:21pm PST

The final character for Super Smash Bros. has been announced! It's Bayonetta!


Super Smash Bros. adds Cloud today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2015 2:16pm PST

He was announced just a few weeks ago, but now Cloud has an official date for when he'll step into the Super Smash Bros. arena.


Fire Emblem's Corrin joins Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2015 2:04pm PST

The latest character to hit Super Smash Bros. comes to us from the Fire Emblem roster.


Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS - Mewtwo impressions

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2015 11:00am PDT

Now that Mewtwo is available to folks that picked up Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS, it's time to take the psychic marvel for a spin. So just how does he handle?


"I've only played against him but he seems very light. I was knocking him out around 70%"

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Super Smash Bros. adds Mewtwo for early access, community gathers patch notes

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 15, 2015 10:52am PDT

For those that picked up Super Smash Bros. on both Wii U and 3DS, you have a code waiting for you to access Mewtwo. Both games have also received the new 1.06 update, which Nintendo has not bothered to issue patch notes for. Fortunately, they have one dedicated community wil...


"Still a few more changes trickling in, including a few more for Diddy, and some tweaks to Mega ..."

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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS character wishlist revisited

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 02, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Shacknews first looked at characters that missed the Smash Bros. cut late last year. Now that Nintendo has officially opened the door for fan suggestions, it's time to start the conversation again.


"I put in Captain Toad, I want to see a pickaxe swinging radish throwing toad."

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Mewtwo joins Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS on April 28, Lucas coming later

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2015 3:06pm PDT

Mewtwo is finally joining the Super Smash Bros. battle on April 28, but he will not be the last combatant to join the battle.


Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS: The stages that didn't make it

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 03, 2014 11:00am PST

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS each have a robust representation of the series' best stages. So which ones didn't make the cut? Shacknews laments a few of those.


"Nobody commenting on a smash thing? For shame. I'm glad these didn't make it, but most of all ..."

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Shack Reels: 10 Super Smash Bros. characters we want

By Shack Staff, Nov 25, 2014 3:00pm PST

It's always fun to muse over which characters didn't make the Super Smash Bros. cut. For today's Shack Reels video, Greg Burke takes a look at ten characters that will hopefully one day find themselves on the roster.


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