Super Smash Bros. Wii U

Top 5 “new” things in Super Smash Bros. Wii U from the livestream event

A little behind-the-scenes info on Infendo for you: many of us were too busy to watch, let alone post on, the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U “50-Fact Extravaganza” that streamed yesterday. Our deepest apologies for that. Since everyone who wanted to watch the broadcast has probably seen it by now, I’m going to approach it by listing my top 5 favorite items from the lengthy list we w...

50 things about Super Smash Bros. Wii U to be revealed in Oct. 23 livestream

  The Super Smash Bros. for Wii U-focused Nintendo Direct we’ve all be waiting for is just around the corner. Nintendo announced this morning that a livestream focusing on the game will air over at the Nintendo Direct website on October 23rd at 3:00 p.m. PT. A tweet from Nintendo of America’s official Twitter account reveals that the broadcast will show off 50 new things from the ...

Smash Bros. Wii U, Amiibo, and Captain Toad get Holiday 2014 release dates

Nintendo has announced a slew of launch dates for the Holiday 2014 release window that includes Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, and the Amiibo line of NFC figurines. First off the bat, and confirming past speculation, the release date for Smash Bros. Wii U will be November 21 in North America. Europe and Australia will see a release on December 5 and 6 respectively. Ja...

I want to believe: Ridley in Smash Bros.

If you have been listening to Infendo Radio for the past year, you will know that with any mention of playable characters in the Wii U and 3DS versions of Super Smash Bros., I tend to grasp at straws for possible roster additions. Some have been true while others have been de-confirmed with the swift iron fist of Masahiro Sakurai himself. But, the one addition that I’ve been clamoring for wi...

[Update] Source: Smash Bros. Wii U release date to be announced on Friday

[Update] Game Informer has confirmed via Nintendo of America that the Smash Bros. Wii U release date will NOT be announced this Friday. (Original story) According to a Nintendo representative who attended GameStop’s yearly conference this past week, the release date for the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. will be announced on Friday during Nintendo’s Smash Bros. live streaming event...

Shulk joins the Smash Bros. roster…officially

As far as I know, there was no fanfare from Nintendo before or during today’s Smash Bros. roster reveal. Thanks for generating the hype on that one, Nintendo…not. Still, we have an awesome new trailer that accompanies the reveal of none other than Shulk, who has been long-predicted by fans as playable, especially after this high-profile leak. Does this mean the dog from Duck Hunt isn&#...

[Updated] Robin, Lucina, and Captain Falcon join the Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS line-up

Update: The new trailer is now viewable on YouTube. Check it out here or below this post. A few things are still vague, but Lucina seems a whole lot like a gender swap for Marth, and Chrom seems like a mystery, as we don’t see him fighting a whole lot in the trailer. More food for thought. Original Post: As Nintendo promised, a new character has been announced for Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS...

New Super Smash Bros. fighter will be revealed Monday morning

On Monday, a new challenger will be revealed for #SmashBros. You'll be able to watch it here at 7AM PT http://t.co/JX9VGcZjKd — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) July 11, 2014 Thanks to a Tweet from Nintendo of America’s official Twitter account, we know that a new Super Smash Bros. challenger will be revealed Monday morning at 7:00am PT, via the official Smash Bros. website. ...

[Updated] Infendo reader gives an inside look into the Super Smash Bros. Invitational

Longtime Infendo reader Roboxer has been in touch and is graciously sharing with us, in photos, his E3 experience. He is one of the 3,000 lucky fans to have a wristband that guarantees entrance into the Nokia Theater in LA to watch the Super Smash Bros. Invitational. He was also selected to attend a Ubisoft lounge party, so hold back your insane jealousy as you check out his photos. And check back...

Mii characters playable in Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS

Reggie Fils-Aime, who has long been desired as a playable character in Super Smash Bros., can now join the fight, though not necessarily in the way players were expecting: Mii characters are now playable fighters in the Super Smash Bros. games for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. To offer variety and help Mii characters stand out from other fighters, players will have three fighting styles to choose from f...

Nintendo is welcoming 3,000 fans to attend the Super Smash Bros. Invitational

Nintendo will allow 3,000 fans to attend the highly anticipated Super Smash Bros. Invitational in the NOKIA Theater L.A. on June 10th at 4:00pm PT. At 9:30am that day, the company will begin distribute 3,000 wristbands on a first come, first serve basis. Fans who dress as their favorite Smash Bros. fighters may be treated to priority seating and be featured on Nintendo’s Twitch and YouTube c...

SSB Pic of the Day reveals new Villager alternatives, including female Villager

Masahiro Sakurai, director of the Super Smash Bros. games headed for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, has announced, via Miiverse, the option to play as different versions of the Villager (Animal Crossing series), which include at least two female iterations. This doesn’t change the Villager’s moveset, of course, but it is nice to see character variations that amount to more than a simple palet...