Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo

Mighty Man
OpenCritic Rating
92
Top Critic Average
97%
Critics Recommend
Based on 133 critic reviews
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Rating Summary

Based on 133 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

92

Top Critic Average

97%

Critics Recommend

Based on 133 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

Genres: Fighting, Platformer

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

Where to Buy

Amazon

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Eurogamer

Essential
Eurogamer

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

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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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GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+

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

Smash Bros. Ultimate Patch Out Now, Adds VR Support And Makes Lots Of Fighter Changes

Smash Bros. Ultimate Patch Out Now, Adds VR Support And Makes Lots Of Fighter Changes

The newest patch, version 3.1.0, has arrived for the Nintendo Switch fighting game.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Now Works With Labo VR

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Now Works With Labo VR

Super Smash Bros. Update 3.1.0 adds a new dimension.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds VR Mode

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds VR Mode

You can use your Labo VR to play a specific Smash Bros. mode.

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Smash Bros. Ultimate Adding VR Support With New Update

Smash Bros. Ultimate Adding VR Support With New Update

Along with fighter adjustments, this week's 3.1.0 update for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will introduce a new VR mode you can play using the Labo VR Goggles and new Amiibo functionality.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate patch notes suggest VR mode is on the way

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate patch notes suggest VR mode is on the way

Coming in the next update

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Reportedly Getting VR Support This Week

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Reportedly Getting VR Support This Week

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, according to dataminers, will potentially be getting Labo VR support and new amiibo modes this week.

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What to Expect from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update Patch 3.1.0

What to Expect from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update Patch 3.1.0

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is on the verge of getting its latest big update, with Nintendo promising it will arrive some time this week. Update Patch

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Crazy Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Adds Shaggy from Scooby-Doo

Crazy Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Adds Shaggy from Scooby-Doo

A modder known as Demonslayerx8 creates a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod that adds the character Shaggy Rogers from Scooby-Doo to the crossover fighting game.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Characters Predicted by Fan Theory

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Characters Predicted by Fan Theory

A wild fan-generated theory, based on Google searches, predicts four new Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC characters, and it is an eclectic group indeed.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: All the Rumored DLC Fighters

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: All the Rumored DLC Fighters

Nintendo still has yet to announce most of the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC fighters, but these five characters are rumored to be coming to the game.

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