Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Video Games

New Kid on the Block in Super Smash Bros Ultimate

This morning Nintendo unveiled a new challenger that will soon be added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. This is the second character announcement for the Fighter Pass vol. 2 DLC, with four more yet to be announced.

Everyone welcome in Steve from Minecraft!

Steve’s not alone, either. Players will be able to play as either Steve or Alex from the beloved Microsoft game. Additionally, they will be able to swap into Zombie or Enderman as alternatives. In the video we can see Steve using familiar Minecraft tools and building skills to craft his way to victory.

This is a huge reveal for Nintendo! Never once did I imagine that Minecraft would be incorporated into the beloved fighting game. As a fan of both series, I am excited for this character announcement.

Of course, incorporating Minecraft into Super Smash Bros. Ultimate comes with its own challenges. According to Masahiro Sakurai, the game’s director, “We have to rework all our existing stages so that blocks can be placed in them.”

There will be another Nintendo broadcast on Saturday, October 3rd at 10:30 AM EDT. This broadcast is expected to further reveal the play styles and abilities of the new characters. We are also expecting a release date to be announced that day, so stay tuned!

Are you excited for this new collaboration? Follow us on Facebook and Twitter and tell us what you think!

As always, stay geeky, my friends!

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

You want MORE news?

Opinion

When I first read the news about the Los Angeles County court filing a lawsuit against Activision Blizzard for fostering an unsafe work environment,...

Comic Cons and Events

This past PAX East weekend was full of unique and specialized panels covering every aspect of the gaming industry, and I mean EVERY aspect! ...

Video Games

“The Top 10 Nintendo Games Of All Time” revealed a list which shouldn’t surprise, and yet some of it may do exactly that! Over...

Comic Cons and Events

The PAX Online event is in full swing and I was fortunate enough to have a virtual “sit down” chat with Brian Snyder, the...

Geek News Now is fundamentally driven to provide factual news, coupled with passion, and fueled by what the fans want. We're not about us, we're about you. Copyright © 2020 ZoxPress Theme.