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News: Masahiro Sakurai Shows Off Touch Screen Usage in Super Smash Bros. on 3DS

Masahiro Sakurai Shows Off Touch Screen Usage in Super Smash Bros. on 3DS

Steady those expectations...

Super Smash Bros. for 3DS is a game in a slightly odd position. It's due this 'Summer', yet is being consistently overshadowed by its Wii U brethren; the latter has its own E3 Invitational and is still getting a lot more coverage of Masahiro Sakurai's Super Smash Bros. Director's Room. Fear not, 3DS fans, as Sakurai-san...

News: Nintendo Announces The GameCube Controller Adapter for Wii U

Nintendo Announces The GameCube Controller Adapter for Wii U

Geoff Keighley to host Smash Invitational, challengers confirmed

It's safe to say that fans of Super Smash Bros. will be looking forward to the live Invitational event at E3. Nintendo has today ramped up the hype for the event by revealing the competitors, hosts and rules, but also an exciting peripheral that will allow players to use GameCube...

News: Best Buy's 'Smash-Fest' Venues, Perks and Demo Details Confirmed

Best Buy's 'Smash-Fest' Venues, Perks and Demo Details Confirmed

Free gold coin and $5 voucher for early event pre-orders

Nintendo's all set for a relatively busy E3 in a couple of week's time, gearing up with a 'Digital Event', live Super Smash Bros. Invitational show, live streaming and demonstrations from the Treehouse team throughout the show and, of course, demo units at Best Buy stores around the U.S. The...

Feature: A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Nine

A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Nine

Assist Trophy Capsule! Mirrored characters! Ike! More!

E3 creeps ever closer, which should mean more information on Super Smash Bros. isn't far away. The past week was actually fairly eventful for the titles, however, with loose comments from Nintendo's French division suggesting that the Wii U version will utilise the NFC Figurine Platform, with...

News: Nintendo To Welcome 3000 Fans For Live Super Smash Bros. Invitational Event at E3

Nintendo To Welcome 3000 Fans For Live Super Smash Bros. Invitational Event at E3

First come, first served

Nintendo is, once again, approaching the upcoming E3 extravaganza in its own way. It will be broadcasting a Nintendo Digital Event, live demo booths at Best Buy stores around the U.S. and streaming live demonstrations from the famous Treehouse team. Plenty to enjoy, then, but it'll also show off Super Smash Bros. on Wii U...

Feature: A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Eight

A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Eight

Charizard! Little Mac! The Villager! More!

We may still be waiting on formal release dates — especially for the 3DS version — prior to E3, at least, but we can still keep our hype levels for Super Smash Bros. up by gawking at shiny new screenshots. In last week's efforts Masahiro Sakurai showed off character designs, revealed a Final Smash,...

Feature: A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Seven

A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Seven

Wonder-Red! Bullet Bill! Dragoon! More!

We're a day later than normal, but it's time for our summary of last week's Super Smash Bros. screens. The latest collection from Masahiro Sakurai showed some new items, improved detail on others, while also revealing what's sure to be a popular trophy among keen Wii U gamers. Once again the offerings on the...

Feature: Nintendo's Smash Bros. Invitational Could Be Just The Beginning For Contests and eSports

Nintendo's Smash Bros. Invitational Could Be Just The Beginning For Contests and eSports

Isaiah TriForce Johnson tells us about Nintendo's competitive thinking

When Nintendo revealed its plans for E3 2014, much attention was unsurprisingly paid to its decision — for the second year running — to forego a live presentation in favour of a "Digital Event". Yet only a narrow focus would lead to a conclusion that Nintendo won't be...

Feature: A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Five

A Week of Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS Screens - Issue Thirty Five

Beam Swords! Egg throwing! Balloon Fighting! Other Stuff!

Our normal Monday routine of summarising Super Smash Bros. screens was put back to allow for some tasty reviews, but we never forget. It just so happens that hype levels for the titles are high once again, with news of a Super Smash Bros. Invitational at E3 boosting our excitement ahead of...

News: Greninja Strikes a Pose in These Super Smash Bros. Screens

Greninja Strikes a Pose in These Super Smash Bros. Screens

A new threat

Not so long ago we shared some Zero Suit Samus Super Smash Bros. Screens that had been posted on the hugely popular Super Smash Bros. Facebook page, which showed the new challenger busting out a few moves. The page has now weighed in with some entertaining screens for newcomer Greninja, a surprise announcement in the recent Super Smash...

News: Masahiro Sakurai's Latest Super Smash Bros. Screen is for All You Mega Man Fans

Masahiro Sakurai's Latest Super Smash Bros. Screen is for All You Mega Man Fans

"The Mega Man legends, united"

Final Smash Attacks aren't just powerful moves to obliterate enemies, but also shameless, glorious fan service — perhaps that's part of the reason why we loved them so much in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Whether an insane charge shot from Samus or a hulking great Landmaster for Fox, they stick in the mind. Masahiro...