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Gallery: Gear Up for the Final Super Smash Bros. DLC With Some Screens and Videos

Gear Up for the Final Super Smash Bros. DLC With Some Screens and Videos

Bayonetta and Corrin wrap up the cast

Choosing a lead image for a Nintendo Download Update can sometimes be fun, and in the case of this week's EU article the obvious choice was Bayonetta fighting Duck Hunt Duo, which is a fun sentence as well as an entertaining screenshot. Following the weekend announcement of the final Smash Bros. DLC arriving...

News: The Falco amiibo is Now Available for Pre-Order from the Nintendo UK Store

The Falco amiibo is Now Available for Pre-Order from the Nintendo UK Store

Personally, I prefer home delivery

The next instalment of Nintendo's NFC figures is on the way, and you can now pre-order the Falco amiibo from Nintendo UK ahead of its launch date of November 20th in the region; this joins similar pre-orders around the world for the popular Star Fox character. The amiibo costs £10.99 in this listing (as always)...

News: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Included in 'Hexathlon' to Find eSports UK Champion

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Included in 'Hexathlon' to Find eSports UK Champion

Winner of gaming Hexathlon to be crowned at EGX

If you're a regular reader of the site, you'll probably know we really love EGX (formally Eurogamer Expo). This year's expo has moved from its old location at Earls Court, London, which has sadly been demolished to make way for residential apartments; this year from 24th-27th September EGX will be in...

News: Mewtwo amiibo Spotted In The Wild

Mewtwo amiibo Spotted In The Wild

We'll take (mew)two please!

It seems like only yesterday that Pokémon favourite Mewtwo was added to the Super Smash Bros. roster as a DLC update. The only thing that has been missing is an accompanying amiibo, which even prompted a fan to create their own! Mewtwo fans need not give up hope however as an our Nintendo Life features contributor Alan...

Ninterview: Talking Super Smash Bros. With UK Grand Master James Miller

Talking Super Smash Bros. With UK Grand Master James Miller

He plays a mean Luigi

James Miller is rather good at Super Smash Bros. He recently won Nintendo UK's Super Smash Bros Invitational event at the MCM Comic Con in Birmingham - a massive achievement for many players but merely another title in Miller's eyes; he's already made his presence felt in the UK's Smash community several times in the pa

News: Nintendo Working on Patch for Mewtwo Glitch That Blocks Online Play, Confirms 3DS Modes to Avoid

Nintendo Working on Patch for Mewtwo Glitch That Blocks Online Play, Confirms 3DS Modes to Avoid

Please understand

Club Nintendo members had some exciting emails this week, as they included Mewtwo codes for the latest Super Smash Bros. titles on Wii U and 3DS. Unfortunately some players experienced a downside, triggering a glitch in the Wii U version that blocked access to online play. In multiple cases players seemed to corrupt their save data...

Hardware: Settle It With This Customised Super Smash Bros. Nintendo 64 Console

Settle It With This Customised Super Smash Bros. Nintendo 64 Console

Complete with four pads

Super Smash Bros. may be the big thing on Wii U and 3DS right now, but veteran players will lovingly recall when they played the first entry on the N64 all those years ago. If you're hankering to revisit the past - or you're a newcomer who wants to see how it all started - then you might want to point your browser towards

News: Mysterious Murasame Castle's Takamaru Was Considered For Super Smash Bros.

Mysterious Murasame Castle's Takamaru Was Considered For Super Smash Bros.

But didn't make the cut (no pun intended)

It's been a pretty awesome week for all Smash Bros. fans, all told. A short video has made its way to our screens with an announcement from Masahiro Sakurai, stating that the new Mewtwo DLC for Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS would be on its way "pretty soon". As always, Nintendo has more surprises for its fans, with...

News: Super Smash Bros. Tournament Organiser Steps Down Following Allegations Of Sexual Harassment 

Super Smash Bros. Tournament Organiser Steps Down Following Allegations Of Sexual Harassment 

Johnathan "Alex Strife" Lugo parts company with Apex

It has been confirmed that Johnathan "Alex Strife" Lugo will no longer be involved with the Smash tournament Apex. Lugo - who held the positions of Chief Executive Officer, Sponsorship Manager and Qualifiers Manager at Apex, which he helped found back in 2008 - has voluntarily stepped down...

Video: GameStop Shows How It Faked 'Karissa the Destroyer' at Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Event

GameStop Shows How It Faked 'Karissa the Destroyer' at Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Event

Cue silly music and excessive high-fiving

Earlier this month shaky-cam footage emerged of a 10-year-old gamer thrashing the competition at Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, duly being given the nickname 'Karissa the Destroyer'. It all took place at a supposedly random GameStop preview event for the game. It did seem fishy, however, prompting us to...

Review: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (3DS)

The smash-hit 3DS owners have been waiting for?

Ever since being announced alongside its Wii U counterpart, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS has been scrutinised by fans around the world to an almost excessive degree. Being the first game in the popular crossover fighting series to be released on a handheld system, there were understandably some...