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Nintendo Announces European Championship
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On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019, Nintendo announced their very first European championship for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, with a weird choice of rules.
Glitch 6: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Top 8 Results
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Glitch, one of the more unique tournament series for Super Smash Bros., returned for its sixth and largest iteration on January 19th. Each tournament, organized by VGBootCamp and Xanadu Games, has a decent focus on side events that are a bit unconventional, such as 3v3 or Morph-Meter. The game of focus for past events has been Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, but Glitch 6 was the first to mainline Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. It’s also the first of the series to break over 255 entrants, and more than double it with 551 sign-ups. Here, we will give a brief overview of the players who finished Top 8, and the journeys they took through Top 128.
PushDustIn Announces Leadership Changes in Source Gaming
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On January 15th, 2019, PushDustIn announced that he will no longer be running the beloved website Source Gaming.
Panda Global Launches Ultimate Gamecube Adapter Kickstarter
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After several early teasers, Panda Global has launched a Kickstarter campaign for the Ultimate Gamecube Adapter, a Gamecube controller adapter for the Nintendo Switch developed in collaboration with GearHawk Studio.
Instant Wall Jump Discovered by SDX
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Laith "SDX" Hamdan has released a tutorial video detailing a newly-discovered advanced technique in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: an instant wall jump from ledge. The technique was first discovered while watching match footage of Gonzalo "ZeRo" Barrios, who performed the technique seemingly by accident.
Johnathan Motes Delves Into Super Smash Bros.' Fandom
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Johnathan Motes brings forth an exciting analysis of the Super Smash Bros. fandom and what brings millions of fans together on online forums and social media.
Beefy Smash Doods Showcase Ink Physics
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In their latest video, the Beefy Smash Doods cover some interesting interactions of the Inkling’s grounded ink and also go over how the ink mechanic works in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
Upgrade Your Offense With Attack Canceling
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With Super Smash Bros. Ultimate finally out, we're already starting to see some new tech emerge, and My Smash Corner brings us one that could be a game changer in the form of attack canceling.
Don’t Park on the Grass: Top 8 Recap & Results
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Don't Park On the Grass 2018 was the definition of a must-see tournament. It was one last tournaments to round out the MPGR 2018 ranking period, one of the first Smash Bros. Ultimate majors, and one spectacle of a Rivals of Aether tournament. Join the Smashboards writing team as we recount the action and examine the results of one of the best tournaments of 2018.
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.
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