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Smash Bros. Ultimate "Mr. Sakurai Presents: Pyra/Mythra" presentation airing March. 4th, 2021

Shulk won't be the only Xenoblade character in Smash for much longer!

Want to learn more about Pyra/Mythra's appearance in Smash Bros. Ultimate? March 4th, 2021 brings us a video presentation from Mr. Sakurai himself, and he'll be running through everything the duo Xenoblade Chronicles 2 characters have to offer at 6AM PT / 9AM ET. The live-stream will be roughly 35 minutes long, and Nintendo has assured that there will be no future fighter announcements. We are bound to get our next round of Mii costumes though, so make sure to stay tuned.

Cowboy Bebop intro remade with Smash Bros. Ultimate characters

3, 2, 1, let's jam!

Cowboy Bebop has one of the most iconic and stylish openings in all of anime, which is why it still so beloved all these years after its release. Any excuse to talk about that intro is more than welcome, and today we have the perfect reason to.

As you can see above, a group of people have come together to recreate the timeless intro using Smash Bros. Ultimate characters. Everything from the music to timing is pretty spot on. Hell, this version of the intro is enjoyable in and of itself! Still though, comparing it to the original anime intro makes it that much better.

Smash Bros. Ultimate "Bravely Default II" Spirit Board event starts Feb. 26th, 2021

Game recognize game

The next Smash Bros. Ultimate Spirit Board event runs for 5 days, and it starts on Feb. 26th, 2021. This Spirit Board event is in honor of Bravely Default II coming to Switch. Be on the lookout for two brand-new Spirits tied to Bravely Default II during the event!

Take another look at Pyra and Mythra in Smash Bros. Ultimate with a new batch of screens

Quite the duo!

Last week's Nintendo Direct included another Smash Bros. Ultimate reveal, showing us that Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 are heading our way. The duo is out sometime in March, but we don't have an exact date yet. While we wait for that, why not check out some new screens? Have a look at the latest batch here.

Secrets and hidden details in Pyra & Mythra's Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reveal trailer

A smashing analysis!

Pyra and Mythra have been revealed as Challenger Pack #9 for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and their trailer is filled with references to Xenoblade Chronicles 2! We break out the old Analysis Machine to see what secrets and hidden details we can find, including more details on their movesets and the new stage!

Smash Bros. Ultimate "Pyra and Mythra" official art revealed

Pyra and Mythra were revealed for Smash Bros. Ultimate earlier today, and they're being added to the game in March. To celebrate the announcement, a special illustration from the original game's character designer Masatsugu Saito was shared. Check it out in all its glory above.

Smash Bros. Ultimate "Body to Body" Tournament set for Feb. 19th, 2021

A spirited fight

The next Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament has been revealed, and it runs for 3 days starting Feb. 19th, 2021. This tournament allows for fighters with "deadly tricks" at their disposal. The more battles you win, the better spirits you'll get.

Masahiro Sakurai teases that information regarding Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will appear in tomorrow's Nintendo Direct presentation

Nintendo has just confirmed that a 50-minute Nintendo Direct will air tomorrow, February 17th. Fans have already begun speculating what information will be revealed in the presentation, and Masahiro Sakurai has teased that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate information will be shown at some point. So at the very least, the audience can now safely confirm that at least a small portion of this 50-minute presentation will be dedicated to showcasing a new Smash fighter!

Smash Bros. Ultimate "Sharpen Your Claws" Spirit Board event kicks off Feb. 12th, 2021

Watch where you point that thing, bub

The next Spirit Board event for Smash Bros. Ultimate has been revealed. Starting Feb. 12th, 2021 and running for three days, the Sharpen Your Claws Spirit Board event will feature spirits with fearsome claws. Beat these spirits and you'll get more gold than usual.

Switch My Way "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate & Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics" commercial

A fantastic pair

Nintendo has been releasing a series of new Switch My Way commercials this week, and today we get a new spot with double the titles. Check out the latest commercial above, which features Smash Bros. Ultimate and Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics.