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Four More Games Announced to Come to GENESIS X
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As we approach February 16th, 2024, we’re learning exciting things about GENESIS X! Recently, on December 22nd, 2023, four new games were announced to come to the event.
Brawl Central Presents: The 2023 SSBBRank Top 20!
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The 2023 SSBBRank for Brawl is here. Now, you can see who the Top 20 Brawl players in the world are!
Brawl Central Presents: Character Viability in Brawl
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Ever wonder about viable characters in Brawl apart from the infamous Meta Knight and Ice Climbers? Our friends at Brawl Central have you covered!
Masahiro Sakurai discusses Brawl, Smash's future in new video
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Sakurai's newest YouTube video provides insight on the development of Brawl, as well as his overall role in the Smash series.
Brawl Composer Kenichi Ōkuma has Passed Away
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Composer and musician Kenichi Ōkuma sadly passed away from esophageal cancer on July 22nd at the age 56 years old.
Sakurai VS. The Color Purple: A [Conspiracy] Theory
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No, not the Alice Walker novel, as in the actual color purple.
Super Smash Bros. will not be appearing at EVO 2022
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In what is a truly certified Nintendo moment, EVO has just confirmed that there will be no Smash at this year's EVO tournament as per Nintendo's decision.
Setting The Stage #1: Bowser's Castle
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Welcome to Setting The Stage, a series of articles where we take a look at beloved locations from videogames and analyze how they could work as a Super Smash Bros. stage. First up is the fiery base of operations for a certain Koopa King - Bowser's Castle!
New Super Smash Bros. Brawl Mod: Among Us Impostor
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The Among Us Impostor is here in one of the newest character mods for Smash. If getting people thrown out of an airlock wasn't good enough, they can now beat up people in Mario Kart.
The Party Ball: What Is It and Why Is It Here?
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Let’s explore the origins of item commonly known as the Party Ball! Bring your party hat and let’s dive in!
Smash Stick Kickstarter
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Ever wanted an arcade stick to use on any Smash game? How about other games on your GameCube Wii, Switch, and N64? Alt Lab Controllers presents their newest arcade stick.
The Beauty of Hyrule Temple
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Smash has tons of great stages but none are more iconic than the stage, Temple. This The Legend of Zelda stage has stood the test of time and has remained a very popular and loved stage by Smash fans.
RetroSSBBRank #7 (2014)
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Even though 2014 proved to be the end for the large scale Brawl competitive scene, the rivalries, friendships, and competition were at an all time high. See who came out on top and who crumbled under the pressure as smash approached its fourth major release.
The Superspicy Curry: A History of Curry Rice and Why it’s Spicy
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Are you feeling hungry? Feel like cooking? Well, dive in as we explore the item, Superspicy Curry, and it’s history and origins within Japan!
Is 1-stock Smash the Future?
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Death, taxes, Super Smash Bros. ruleset overhauls: the constants of life. While there is often talk of making sweeping changes to the rules of a Smash game, relatively few see use in tournament play, much less widespread adoption. Examples of “successful” ruleset changes in Melee recently include wobbling bans and ledgegrab limits. Both have seen regional adoption, which is better than a 6 minute timer or frozen Pokémon Stadium, for example, have ever done.
The History of Captain Falcon in Competitive Super Smash Bros
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Ever wonder what a character was like in competitive Smash Bros? How about Captain Falcon? Join Vish and False Swipe Gaming as they answer everything about him in competitive Smash - from the yearly years on 64 and Melee up until the present day.
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.
The Smash Stick Kickstarter is Live!
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Over the last few years, the Smash community has seen the rise and fall of both the SmashBox and Boxx controllers, but recently a new type of controller has entered the fray - the Smash Stick.
False Swipe Gaming Releases Video on Fox's Competitive History
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Fox McCloud from the Star Fox franchise made his Super Smash Bros. series début in the original Super Smash Bros. on the Nintendo 64 and has had perfect attendance ever since, so it shouldn’t come as a shock that Fox has a rich competitive Smash history.
An Exhaustive History of Legend of Zelda Representation
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Back in March of 2017, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild took the gaming world by storm, heralding the era of Nintendo Switch. Now, the Switch is set to get its biggest game yet in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

The Legend of Zelda is one of the few enduring franchises that’s been on every Nintendo platform short of the Virtual Boy, and as you might expect, it’s been an important part of the Super Smash Bros. series since the beginning. Let’s take a look at how the Zelda series has been represented in Smash, from the N64 era to the modern day.
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