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.
The Direct began with the announcement of The Hero from Dragon Quest coming to Smash as the second DLC character.The Hero’s default skin is his Dragon Quest 11 appearance, while his alternate costumes consist of the protagonists of Dragon Quest 3, Dragon Quest 4 and Dragon Quest 8. His final smash calls the power from every hero in the series together for a powerful slash! His release date is set to be sometime this summer.
At the end of the Direct, Nintendo announced the third DLC character to the game: the highly requested Banjo and Kazooie from the series, Banjo Kazooie. Banjo and Kazooie will team up, arriving later of fall this year.
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