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Ridley's Big History in Smash (Part 1)
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Last year, Ridley finally made his debut as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Revisit the first part of his journey to the roster with his appearances from Smash 64 to Brawl.
Joker, the 3.0 Update & Future DLC: An In-Depth Analysis
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Now that the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 3.0 update has finally landed, Smash Bros. fans everywhere have been able to play as Joker, the newest fighter from Persona 5 and have made some amazing new stages. Despite the early issues with fan frustration regarding online servers issues, the first major content update for Smash Ultimate has proven to be well worth the wait. For competitive players, trying out Joker and Mementos is a primary focus, while others may be more focused on the next character.
Get on My Level 2019: Smash Bros. Ultimate Top 8 Recap
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Get On My Level 2019 was a hype event, an explosive kick-start to 2019’s summer of Smash, as well as Canada’s largest Smash tournament ever, a promising first window into the epic stories remaining to unfold in these next months.
Know Your Moves: Piranha Plant
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YouTube personality and resident Smash fan RelaxAlax has uploaded a brand-new video in his long-running Know Your Moves series. This time focusing on none other than Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s first DLC character, Piranha Plant!
Izaw Presents: The Art of Mario
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Izaw returns with a new 'Art of' about everyone's favorite plumber.
Smashboards Call for Writers
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Call for all writers! Read further for more detail.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Ver. 3.0 Update Coming Soon
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The long-awaited Ver. 3.0 update for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate finally has a release date: April 17th, 2019!
Nintendo Leaks New Mode in Smash Ultimate
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Recently, Nintendo uploaded what seemed to be an ordinary advertisement for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. But, there’s something in this advertisement Nintendo likely wanted to keep secret.
Reggie joins Team Liquid
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Recently retired CEO of Nintendo of America is now joining TeamLiquid! Read more about it here in our exclusive article.
When Will Joker Sneak Into Smash?
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Joker's ready to send the Calling Card. But when, exactly, will it arrive?
How to Watch Full Bloom 5
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Full Boom 5 is right around the corner, the action starts on March 23rd, 2019 at Indiana University Bloomington and ends the following day on the 24th.
MKLeo Wins the First Smash Ultimate Summit
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After seven runs of Super Smash Bros. Melee at Smash Summit, Beyond the Summit (BTS) has brought the invitational to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. With talent from Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Melee, Smash Ultimate Summit was a production bonanza. As always, the team behind BTS brought their best forward to entertain fans and players alike. With several events, including 1 vs. 1 Randoms, Squad Strike Crew Battles and Commentator Crew Battles, it was a full weekend of Ultimate fun and competitive spirit. Below are the final results, and some takeaways that will likely give insight to the future meta.
How to Watch Smash Ultimate Summit
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Smash Ultimate Summit is almost here, it’s set to begin on March 8th and continue to March 10th in Los Angeles, California. The event is a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate invitational featuring a mix of famous players who were all either invited, voted in or qualified at an earlier event.
The Wobbling Ban: What You Need To Know
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There’s been a lot of discussion recently about Ice Climbers’ place within Super Smash Bros. Melee. After Daniel “ChuDat” Rodriguez’s meteoric rise to 11th place on the 2017 SSBMRank and a similar climb from Bananas this year to 19th, Ice Climbers have rarely in Melee’s history been more prominent in the metagame. But with this prominence comes community discussion. Here’s what you need to know about the current wobbling ban discussion.
Evolution 2019 Lineup Announced, Smash Ultimate Makes Main Stage
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The Evolution Championship Series, or EVO, announced its main lineup for its 2019 tournament in Las Vegas occuring this August.
Frostbite 2019 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Top 8 Results and Highlights
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Frostbite 2019, the latest of the now three year old series, was a great showcase of where the current meta of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is headed. While Genesis was the first major to feature Ultimate, Frostbite is a whole patch removed, and players are more intimate with the game than before. In other words, Genesis was a good chance for high-level play to be explored, while Frostbite was a good look at how high-level play has adapted and will adapt. Beyond that, its high quality production was a delight to behold, and its Top 8 was a rollercoaster of close calls, flashy finishes and brilliant strategy. Here, we will look over the Top 8 finalists, and the journeys they took through Top 48.
How to Watch Frostbite 2019
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2019’s Frostbite will take place in Detroit, Michigan, beginning on February 22nd and continuing to the 24th, and will feature singles and doubles brackets for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Rivals of Aether as the main events.
PMRank 2018: Recap
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Hello everyone, Pikmon here! PMRank 2018 has been released in full, so we want to take a step back and peruse some fun facts and statistics. Today we'll be analyzing the character diversity and regional representation of the top 50 players from this year. And at the end, we have a special treat to share with you all.
Nintendo Direct Announced for 2/13 (2:00 p.m. PT/5:00 p.m. ET)
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The first Nintendo Direct of 2019 is set to air tomorrow evening.
Delzethin Breaks Down Piranha Plant's Moveset
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Now that Piranha Plant is in players' hands and the community has had a chance to get a feel for the character, we're starting to see more and more content focused on the character. As with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's previous newcomers, Delzethin has put together a breakdown of Piranha Plant's moveset.
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