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5 Takeaways From EVO 2019 Entrant Numbers
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EVO is finally upon us once more, and it's looking like this one is gonna be the biggest and craziest by far. Get in the EVO spirit, as we decipher what EVO 2019's entrant numbers say about the state of the FGC.
Dragon Quest's Hero Released!
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During his video presentation on Hero in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Masahiro Sakurai confirmed that Hero will be available for those who purchased the Fighter Pass on July 30th in North and South America and July 31st in Europe and Japan!
Hero Video Presentation Announced
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Last night on the @NintendoVS Twitter, it was announced that the Hero's time is drawing near! On July 30th at 6AM PT/ 9AM ET, Masahiro Sakurai himself will deliver the 22-minute presentation on the upcoming DLC Fighter.
Smash Ultimate Newcomers: Capcom
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With two Downloadable Challenger Packs remaining after Joker, Hero, and Banjo-Kazooie, Smash fans are left with seemingly endless possibilities in determining who will make the cut. With that in mind, let's jump into potential options from Capcom!
Dragon Quest Spirits Leaked
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Spoilers ahead, because the Heroes draw near.
2019 PGRU and MPGR Reveals Begin
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After nail-biting seasons for the two most popular titles in Smash history, it’s finally time—PGstats and Red Bull proudly present the first official Super Smash Bros. Ultimate rank and Summer 2019’s Melee Panda Global Rankings! Over the next two weeks, the rankings' team will reveal who they’ve determined are the current top 50 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Melee players in the world.
Hero's Future Release and EVO: Scripted!?
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EVO 2019 is just two weeks away but unfortunately we’ve already past the patch cut-off point, that’s right, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate won’t have Hero at EVO this year...

Or will it?
A Challenger Approaches: Episode 1
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What happens when one man takes a road trip around the world to play against various other Smashers? Find out what happens in this first installment of "A Challenger Approaches"!
Delzethin Breaks Down Hero's Moveset
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Since Hero's announcement at E3 2019, there's been quite a bit of discussion as to how he would even play. In preparation for the character's release, Delzethin has taken the time to break down the trailer and try to piece together Hero's moveset from what we've seen.
Music Corner: Banjo-Kazooie
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Come walk down memory lane with us as we listen to selected Banjo-Kazooie music that could potentially be included in Smash!
Wizzrobe Signs with Team Envy
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On Wednesday, June 26th, Justin “Wizzrobe” Hallett announced that he would no longer be Super Smash Bros. Melee’s far-and-away best unsponsored player.
Etika: May 12, 1990 - June 19, 2019
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Today we remember Nintendo fan and YouTube creator, Etika.
The Smash Roster “God of War”-ified
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“God of War” art director Raf Grasetti shows off a different side of the Smash cast!
The Hero and Banjo Are Coming to Smash
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On June 11th, 2019, Nintendo showed off some of the Switch’s big upcoming releases in their E3 Direct. With big names such as Animal Crossing and the highly anticipated Astral Chain on display, the show announced game after game for a full hour.
Smash Ultimate Fighters Pass: Staff Predictions
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Nintendo's E3 is right around the corner, so we decided to work together on some predictions. Who's next? We don't know, but all nine of us put towards our best frantically estimated guesses. Come and join us!
Next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Character to be at E3
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The wait to learn who will be the second DLC character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is almost over.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate CAN be Balanced for Competitive Play: Here’s How
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Competitive Smash players have long believed it is impossible for the developers to balance gameplay for both casual players and tournament players. Since most of Nintendo's sales are from casual players, the competitive community has always resigned itself to surviving awkward balance patches.

Until now. Read this article to find out how the developers can (and are) simultaneously balancing for casual and competitive play!
Steve Gets Crafty in the Latest Challenger Approaching
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Delzethin has finally released his first full Challenger Approaching video since the game's launch, this time featuring a character that has gone from a niche pick to a strong contender: Steve from Minecraft.
MomoCon 2019: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Recap
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Momocon 2019 was the second summer major of this year and boasting over 1,200 entrants. Momocon 2019 will surely be a tournament to remember with a great con and a memorable Top 8!
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Ver 3.1.0 Update Released
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The Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Ver 3.1.0 patch is out now! Read about it here.
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