Super Smash Bros Series News


Super Smash Bros. E3 Invitational Lineup Includes Top Smash 4 & Melee Players

By Ozzie Mejia, May 09, 2018 10:45am PDT

Nintendo has revealed the eight competitors invited to compete in the first tournament for Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo Switch, with four coming in from the Smash 4 pro scene and four others coming from the Melee scene.


Mew2King Wins Smash Summit 6 in Purest Display of Esports Joy

By Ozzie Mejia, May 06, 2018 9:53pm PDT

While Mew2King winning Smash Summit 6 is a story in itself, the pure look of shock on his face is an encapsulation of what makes esports so wonderful.


Masahiro Sakurai Will Return for Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo Switch

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 09, 2018 1:20pm PST

The longtime series director just can't seem to quit Super Smash Bros., no matter how much of a toll it has taken on him mentally and physically.


"Yes, though development was joint between his company and Bandai Namco."

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Nintendo Direct March 8 Recap: Super Smash Bros., Splatoon 2 3.0, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2018 5:05pm PST

If you thought Mario Tennis was all Nintendo was bringing to today's Nintendo Direct, boy did YOU miss out! Fortunately, Shacknews is here to help catch everyone up.


"https://twitter.com/jordan_amano/status/971884932288020481 Splatoon's single player mode is ..."

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Super Smash Bros. Officially Teased for Nintendo Switch

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2018 2:40pm PST

Super Smash Bros. is indeed coming to Nintendo Switch and we're set to learn more later this year.


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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