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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Patch 1.2.0 Released
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Today, Patch 1.2.0 for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was released, notably two days after the patch’s announcement on December 11th, 2018.
Izaw Explains Perfect Shield
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In his newest video, Izaw explains how the Perfect Shield/Parry mechanic of Smash Ultimate functions. Watch to find out more!
Smashboards Writers Reveal Their Day One Character Picks
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With the impending release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, several of us on Smashboards' news team wanted to take some time to talk about who we're most eager to get our hands on and why.
Nintendo Reveals New Content Creation Guidelines
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The Future of Content Creation with Nintendo is looking a lot brighter.
Learn About the Animation of Mr. Game & Watch with New Frame Plus
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Professional animator Dan Floyd has taken the time to examine the animation of Mr. Game & Watch's in Smash. Taking a holistic view of the character's moveset, his video not only examines how Mr. Game & Watch faithfully represents his source material, but also what concessions had to be made.
How to Watch Smash Summit 7
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Smash Summit 7 is quickly approaching, it will occur from November 14th to the 18th taking place at the Summit Gaming House in Los Angeles, California and will feature not only the quality Super Smash Bros. Melee Singles we all love but also a variety of other events.
Detective Pikachu Movie Releases its First Trailer
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Warner Bros. Pictures’s trailer for the Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie recently dropped on November 12th, 2018 with a new, fluffier take on everyone’s favorite electric rodent.
DLC Finalized; Sakurai Makes Official Statement About Requests
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Sakurai says that the DLC lineup is complete were selected by Nintendo. He also requests that people not flood them with requests!
Chrom Confirmed as Robin's Final Smash and Playable Character
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Chrom was revealed as a playable character on August 8th but fans will also get to see him in action as Robin's Final Smash, making him the first character with both a playable and a non-playable role.
Looking Back At What Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has Given Us
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The Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct might have gotten mixed reaction but it does not take away from how incredible of a crossover Ultimate is.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Base Roster, amiibo and DLC Announced
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The day has finally come and indeed, Masahiro Sakurai has revealed Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's final roster, information on Spirits, and even the future of Super Smash Bros. development.
Final Pre-Launch Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Announced
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With Ultimate fast approaching, we're being given one last Direct to sink our teeth into.
Unidentified Item Found in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
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Thanks to a new promotional video for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Wendy’s College Tailgate Tour which came out October 25th, 2018, a unidentified item in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has been discovered.
New Melee Tech: The Bomb Rocket
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Jospeh "Savestate" El-Khouri, renowned Link main and lab monster, recently shared some new Melee tech on twitter. The technique, which he calls "The Bomb Rocket," can be done on command and sends Link skyward extremely quickly, opening the door for some unique punishes.
100 Video Game Song Medley
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For his 100th Video, ChrisAllenHess brings a Medley with over 100+ Collaborators and 100 Video Game Songs.
Get Into the Halloween Spirit with Challenger Approaching: Skull Kid
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Inspired by recent rumors about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, the latest installment in Delzethin's Challenger Approaching series focuses on the wearer of Majora's Mask himself, Skull Kid.
The Big House 8: Melee Top 8 Results and Recap
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One of the largest, and few remaining, majors of the year is over. The Big House 8 concluded on Sunday with it's fair share of upsets and legendary sets. Let's dive into the results from the tournament and go over some of the "must watch" sets of top 8.
Wavedash Games Lays Off Majority of its Staff, Winds Down Icons Development
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Out of the blue, game development startup Wavedash Games has announced in a new blog post that it has had to make the unfortunate decision to lay off the majority of its staff, signaling an abrupt end to the development of their inaugural game Icons: Combat Arena.
How to Watch The Big House 8
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The Big House 8 is coming this October 5th-7th at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan and will feature both singles and doubles for Super Smash Bros. 64, Super Smash Bros. Melee, and Super Smash Bros. for Wii-U, in addition to those games it’ll also have a playable Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Demo in the venue.
Editorial: Let’s Talk About Nightmare
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Nightmare, a Canadian Super Smash Bros. Melee player and Marth main, recently came under fire after it was revealed he was convicted of "sexual interference" due to a sexual relationship he had with a minor. This information came to be public knowledge after one of his supporters, and friend, finally let slip on stream that previous allegations against Nightmare were indeed true. Let's talk about how this situation reflects on the scene, the task force, and the future of Melee.
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