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  • Miyamoto Requested Pac-Man In Smash Bros Brawl

    My Nintendo News - - 12 readers - Masahiro Sakurai has revealed in his semi-weekly column in Weekly Famitsu that Shigeru Miyamoto originally requested Pac-Man in Super Smash Bros Brawl on the Wii. Sakurai says that he remembers thinking it was a little too far...
  • Super Smash Bros. Release Window Reactions

    Nintendo Enthusiast - - 6 readers - Of course, part of the big news from the recent Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct has been the release dates for the next games on Wii U and 3DS. Thus far, it seems like we only have windows to work with – Smash 3DS will be ar...

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  • The Great Fox Returns in Today’s Smash Bros. Update

    … players with their laser cannon attacks. According to the screenshot, it seems like they’ll be back once again to cause trouble. It’s interesting that Sakurai makes a point of this being the Great Fox from Star Fox: Assault. Could this be hinting at more Assault assets appearing in the game? We can see that Sakurai is giving love to entire series…

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  • Smash Bros Weekday Update (July 21, 2014): Robin’s Nosferatu

    … Director Masahiro Sakurai has decided to release more information regarding newcomer Robin (Avatar). Robin’s Nosferatu in Smash Bros So far, Nosferatu is the only attack in which the amount of damage changes depending on Robin’s position.  The special attack certainly adds a unique element to Robin’s fighting style, and players will have…

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  • Screen and Star K.O.s in Today’s Smash Bros. Update

    … to be actually on the stage, ready to fight, rather than watching your character helplessly take his, her, or its knock-out. Sakurai, if you hadn’t noticed, has also changed how Screen K.O.’s work. In Smash 64, the fighters would simply tumble between the screen and the stage and fall to their doom. This was changed in later games, where the characters…

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  • Sakurai: “Lucina’s Abilities not Identical to Marth’s”

    … If you look at the current roster in the latest Smash Bros., it looks like Sakurai and Bandai Namco are straying away from creating what are known as “clone characters”, characters that share the same move-sets, but have a little variance in their effects (e.g. Marth and Roy, Fox and Falco, and Link and Toon Link). Yesterday, we saw Lucina from…

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  • NES Open Mario and Light Suit Samus Alternate Costumes Revealed

    … With new characters and the addition of customization, making yourself stand out in the battlefield will be easier than ever in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. In today’s official Smash Bros. update, Sakurai has unveiled two new alternate costumes to help individualize your fighter even more. With this confirmation and other recent…

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  • Miyamoto Requested Pac-Man In Smash Bros Brawl

    … Masahiro Sakurai has revealed in his semi-weekly column in Weekly Famitsu that Shigeru Miyamoto originally requested Pac-Man in Super Smash Bros Brawl on the Wii. Sakurai says that he remembers thinking it was a little too far-fetched at the time. “During development of Smash Bros. Brawl, Mr. Shigeru Miyamoto of Nintendo approached me…

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  • Little Mac Packs A Punch In Pink in Today’s Smash Bros. Update

    … While Super Smash Bros. Brawl on the Nintendo Wii graced only Wario with true alternate costumes, it seems like Sakurai and the development team are spreading the love a bit this time around. In today’s official Smash Bros. update for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS, we get a chance to see one of the first alternate costumes to be revealed…

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  • Nintendo Minute – E3 Memories

    … Kit and Krysta of Nintendo Minute share some of their most memorable moments from E3 2014. Related posts: Nintendo Minute Live At E3 2014 Video: Nintendo E3 2014 Digital Event Nintendo Treehouse Live at E3 2014 Stream Purely Opinion: How Nintendo ‘Won’ E3 2014…

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  • The Smash Bros Miiverse Could Drive Anyone Nuts

    … Part of what makes Smash Bros. so great is that it pits characters from all sorts of different franchises together—naturally, fans have ideas about what characters such be included. Like kids sending letters to the North Pole, tons of people take to Miiverse and write letters to Masahiro Sakurai, the creator of Smash Bros, in the hopes that he'll read the note and do what they ask. Read more... …

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  • Video: Super Smash Bros. Roundtable with Masahiro Sakurai

    … Above everyone can watch the Super Smash Bros. Roundtable with Masahiro Sakurai from Tuesday night. Super Smash Bros. for 3DS releases on October 3rd and for Wii U Holiday 2014. Related posts: Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS E3 Announcement Blow Out Video: Super Smash Bros. Invitational Tournament Live Updates On All Nintendo E3 Announcements Super Smash Bros Update (06/02/14) – New Wii U Stage ‘Mushroom Kingdom U’ Announced …

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  • Female Villager Confirmed For Super Smash Bros Wii U And Nintendo 3DS

    … Super Smash Bros creator Masahiro Sakurai has confirmed today that the female villager from Animal Crossing will be a playable character in the forthcoming Smash Bros for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. She’s not a new character, but simply an alternative costume for the male villager from Animal Crossing. “Pic of the day. You can choose to play as the girl villager too!! How lovely.” Thanks to those who sent this in Filed under: 2DS, 3DS, Nintendo, Wii U Tagged: animal crossing, sakurai, super smash bros …

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