A single Wii U console can connect to two Nintendo GameCube controller adapters simultaneously. This feature is supported by Super Smash Bros. for Wii U’s recently-revealed 8-player Smash mode, which lets eight players fight at the same time in local multiplayer matches. The adapter will launch alongside the Wii U version of the fighting title on November 21st. Nintendo is also planning to release a bundle that includes the game, one GameCube controller and an adapter.
The Super Smash Bros Nintendo Direct has revealed a veteran fighter is returning to the battle. Popular among many Smash fans, Mewtwo is back and ready to take down a few fighters in the arena. Fans will be able to grab him for free in Spring 2015 providing you’ve registered both the 3DS and Wii U versions of the game in a special online promotion. More details will become available in the future on the promotion, so stay tuned.
One of the new modes introduced in the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros which is titled Masterpieces Mode will allow you to play mini versions of your favourite characters classic games. Judging from the Direct there will be plenty of retro themed games for you to enjoy.
Nintendo of America has today confirmed that Super Smash Bros for Wii U will feature more trophies than any previous Super Smash Bros game has ever contained. So, yup, there will be plenty of them for you to try to collect.
If you’re brave enough to complete the Classic Mode in Super Smash Bros on Wii U then you’ll be granted with a unique movie for each character you beat the mode with. The game features over 40 characters so you’ll have your work cut out.
Nintendo of America has confirmed that there will be a Miiverse based stage in Super Smash Bros Wii U. You’ll see real life messages from users while you’re fighting on this particular stage. Super Smash Bros Wii U will also feature eight player battles.
Prolific music producer and rapper Eminem has reportedly bought a Wii U in order to play Super Smash Bros next month as he’s so bored with Destiny. According to a number of tweets on the issue, the news snippet was shared by talk show hosts on Shade 45 – a Sirius XM radio channel produced by Eminem. Though it may just be an inside joke among the hosts of the show, it’s an interesting tidbit for sure. And given he’s a big fan of Donkey Kong, it’s no surprise he may be picking up Super Smash Bros for Wii U. Here are a few tweets from those who were listening to the show: