Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo

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OpenCritic Rating
92
Top Critic Average
97%
Critics Recommend
Based on 135 critic reviews
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Rating Summary

Based on 135 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

92

Top Critic Average

97%

Critics Recommend

Based on 135 critic reviews
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Reviews Summary

Tons of Content
Phenomenal Single-Player Campaign
Core Gameplay

Summary: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate lives up to its "ultimate" name, successfully exceeding player expectations with an expansive roster, dozens of stages, and a fun single-player mode.

Game Information

Available on:Nintendo SwitchDec 7, 2018

Publisher: Nintendo

A new Super Smash Bros. game with new fighters, stages, and more! Legendary game worlds and fighters collide in the ultimate showdown—a new entry in the Super Smash Bros. series for the Nintendo Switch system! New fighters, like Inkling from the Splatoon series and Ridley from the Metroid series, make their Super Smash Bros. series debut alongside every Super Smash Bros. fighter in the series…EVER! Faster combat, new items, new attacks, new defensive options, and more will keep the battle raging whether you’re at home or on the go. A new game in the Super Smash Bros. series releases Dec. 7, 2018 New fighters, new stages, AND every fighter ever featured in the series…EVER! Inkling from the Splatoon series join the roster Ridley from the Metroid series also joins the fight Returning fighters include Wolf, Ice Climbers, Pokémon Trainer and more Elevate the Super Smash Bros. experience to new heights with faster combat, new attacks, new items, and new defensive options Hold a 4 player free-for-all, or kick it up to 8-player battles All current Super Smash Bros. series amiibo figures are supported

Trailers

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - E3 2018 - Nintendo Switch

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gameplay Pt. 1 - Nintendo Treehouse: Live | E3 2018

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gameplay Pt. 2 - Nintendo Treehouse: Live | E3 2018

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IGN

9.4 / 10.0
Tom Marks

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Smash Bros. done right, and done bigger than ever before.

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A chaos of details and features come together for one of the Switch's most generous - and exhilarating - games.

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Metro GameCentral

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9 / 10
Metro GameCentral

Easily the best Smash Bros. ever made, with a fantastic new story campaign and a near infinite range of characters and options for multiplayer.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate takes characters we've played for decades and remasters them into a robust, fantastically enjoyable package

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Recent News

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Smash Bros. Ultimate Is Adding Tetris Blocks (As Spirits)

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's next Spirit Board event will be based on Tetris 99, and it's introducing five new Tetrimino Spirits to the game.

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Watch the Epic Finale of the Super Smash Bros Ultimate World Challenge Cup - IGN

Watch the Epic Finale of the Super Smash Bros Ultimate World Challenge Cup - IGN

Watch the Grand Finals for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate World Challenge Cup straight from Kyoto, Japan.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Will Be Evo Japan 2020's Main Title - IGN

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Will Be Evo Japan 2020's Main Title - IGN

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will headline Evo Japan 2020, the same weekend as Genesis 7.

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Dragon Quest 1, 2, and 3 are coming to Nintendo Switch

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Nintendo and Microsoft, Sitting in a Tree... – Unlocked 410 - IGN

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Sans From Undertale Joins Smash Ultimate As Mii Fighter; Megalovania Makes The Tracklist

Sans From Undertale Joins Smash Ultimate As Mii Fighter; Megalovania Makes The Tracklist

Finally, Undertale makes it to Smash Ultimate somehow. And with that comes a new Megalovania arrangement by Toby Fox.

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Fans Lost It Over Sans Being Announced as a Smash Ultimate Mii Fighter - IGN

Fans Lost It Over Sans Being Announced as a Smash Ultimate Mii Fighter - IGN

Undertale fans absolutely lost it when Sans was announced as a Mii Fighter costume following the most recent Nintendo Direct.

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Next Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Character Is Terry Bogard, With Even More Fighters On The Way

Next Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Character Is Terry Bogard, With Even More Fighters On The Way

Terry Bogard from the Fatal Fury series is coming to Smash Bros. Ultimate this November.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Banjo-Kazooie To Roster Today - Nintendo Direct

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Banjo-Kazooie To Roster Today - Nintendo Direct

The bear-bird duo that is Banjo-Kazooie is ready to grace Nintendo Switch exclusive Super Smash Bros. Ultimate today.

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Nintendo Direct: All The New Trailers In One Place

Nintendo Direct: All The New Trailers In One Place

The September Nintendo Direct featured a lot of exciting new trailers for Switch games, see them here.

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