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Dr. Luigi, Hyrule Warriors, NES Remix & Kingdom Come photo
Dr. Luigi, Hyrule Warriors, NES Remix & Kingdom Come
by Max Scoville

Hey gang! Sorry I wasn't around on Tuesday, but there wasn't a whole lot of news -- so here's a rundown of today's big news, including yesterday's big ol' Nintendo Direct, that new realistic medieval RPG Kingdom Come: Deliverance, and the Xbox One's upcoming documentary series on the E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Atari 2600 game. No, seriously.

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8:34 AM on 12.18.2013

Super Mario Galaxy's Rosalina joins Smash Bros. roster

Super Mario Galaxy's Rosalina is joining the roster of playable characters in Super Smash Bros. The celestial princess will fight alongside star-like creature Luma in the upcoming 3DS and Wii U fighter.

Kyle MacGregor

5:00 PM on 12.12.2013

This may be one of the best Smash Bros. screenshots yet

It's frigid outside. We're in the midst of a slow period for game news. I've only just now realized I'm out of milk now that cereal is on my mind. On days like this, it's the little things that matter most, such as this daily...

Jordan Devore

11:00 AM on 12.06.2013

Majora's Mask's Skull Kid to be an Assist in Smash Bros.

Smash Bros. lead Sakurai had a surprise for us this morning, as he tweeted out a brand new pic of the day. Skull Kid from The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask will be an Assist Trophy! The fan favorite Zelda game is n...

Chris Carter

2:30 PM on 11.19.2013

Smash Bros. mod Project M 3.0 gets one heck of a trailer

Project M is one of the most impressive mods I've ever seen and this trailer for the upcoming 3.0 release on December 9, 2013 serves as a terrific introduction. The talent and dedication of these people -- my goodness! It's ...

Jordan Devore





12:30 PM on 11.15.2013

There's a Super Mario Galaxy stage in Smash Bros.

All of this talk about Super Mario Galaxy, and now Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai has revealed a stage based on that beloved game. Life is good. Providing just a bit more to get our imaginations going, Sakurai no...

Jordan Devore

7:30 AM on 11.07.2013

Marth is confirmed for the new Wii U and 3DS Smash Bros.

With Smash Bros. Director Sakurai's "Pic of the Day" series, he has confirmed the appearance of Marth -- the first Fire Emblem alumni to be announced for the new Wii U and 3DS versions of the game. In the screenshots below yo...

Chris Carter

9:00 AM on 10.31.2013

Male Wii Fit trainer revealed for new Smash Bros.

In Sakurai's "Pic of the Day" post in the Smash Bros. Miiverse section, he recently revealed a brand new addition to the pair of games -- a Male Wii Fit Trainer. In all likelihood the male version is not a new character, but ...

Chris Carter

3:15 PM on 10.18.2013

Pokemon Xerneas pops up in Super Smash Bros. Wii U screen

Pokemon X cover monster Xernas popped up in a new Super Smash Bros. screenshot beside a smug Pikachu. Well, Xernas' crazy rainbow antlers did, anyway. The back of its head, too. Hmm. Why are Pikachu and Xernas standing back t...

Steven Hansen

3:15 PM on 10.11.2013

Sakurai criticizes 'unnatural' amount of remakes, sequels

Super Smash Brothers and Kirby creator Masahiro Sakurai used his weekly Famitsu column, as translated by Polygon, to reflect on being a judge for the Game Designers' Award at this past Tokyo Game Show. Sony's Unfinished Swan ...

Steven Hansen



Sonic's gotta go fast in these Smash 4 screens photo
Sonic's gotta go fast in these Smash 4 screens
by Tony Ponce

Sorry, I got a little carried away earlier today. Let's try again, shall we?

*AHEM*

Sonic is returning to the Smash series and will be trading blows with Mario as well as the other blue boy, Mega Man. Sonic vs. Mega Man... first the Archie crossover, now this. With this news and Mighty No. 9's hitting just about every single stretch goal, I've never been a happier gamer.

The Smash site has new screens of ol' Needlemouse, who's looking a lot sharper than in his Brawl days. You'll notice that there is a level based on Sonic Lost World, so that's gonna be fun. Also, please enjoy the short clip above, provided by Games HQ Media.

Sonic the Hedgehog [Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U]

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9:16 AM on 10.01.2013

Sonic vs. Mega Man in Smash Bros. 4!!!

IN THIS WOOOOOOOORLD, WHERE LIFE IS STROOOOOOOONG!IN THIS WOOOOOOOORLD, LIFE'S AN OPEN BOOK!IN THIS WOOOOOOOORLD, WHERE COMPROMISE DOES NOT EXIST!IN THIS WORLD OF WORLDS, EVERY STEP MEETS THE REST! Sonic in Smash 4, everyone! My dream of Sonic vs. Mega Man will happen!

Tony Ponce

7:30 AM on 09.26.2013

Toon Link is returning for the new Smash Bros. games

The official Super Smash Bros. website has been updated, and a new challenger has appeared -- Toon Link! That brings the total cast so far for the Wii U and 3DS games up to 16 combatants, coming off the recent reveal of Princ...

Chris Carter

9:00 AM on 09.12.2013

Princess Peach confirmed for Wii U/3DS Smash Bros.

Finally! Princess Peach has been officially confirmed for the new Smash Bros. games. Enjoy Peach's many butt-bumps and beatdowns in the gallery below, which is filled with Wii U shots, as well as a pair of 3DS screens. Peach ...

Chris Carter

8:00 AM on 08.26.2013

New Super Smash Bros gets a Metroid stage

Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai revealed another of the upcoming Wii U/3DS game's stages on the Miiverse, not to be confused with the Dafoeverse. This time, it's the Pyrosphere from Metroid: Other M. The past game...

Steven Hansen

6:00 PM on 08.22.2013

You can remove the outlines in Smash Bros. 3DS

Two major things distinguish the 3DS and Wii U versions of Smash 4: the levels, of which there will be a different set for each platform, and the bold outlines on the 3DS character models. The logic behind the latter design c...

Tony Ponce