Sakurai Compares Breath Of The Wild And Horizon Zero Dawn

While Masahiro Sakurai works for Nintendo, that doesn't mean he avoids games produced by other developers. In his recent Famitsu column, the Kirby creator discussed the differences between Breath of the Wild and the PS4 exclusive Horizon Zero Dawn. While he seems incredibly positive about both games, it's interesting to see him classing Horizon Zero … Continue reading Sakurai Compares Breath Of The Wild And Horizon Zero Dawn

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Sakurai Talks About How A Removed Kirby Feature May Have Inspired Smash Bros

Masahiro Sakurai is best known for creating two of Nintendo's biggest franchises, Kirby and Super Smash Bros. It therefore makes sense that one would have inspired the other. Speaking at the Kirby 25th Anniversary Orchestra Concert in Tokyo, Sakurai discussed how the concept of characters dying after flying off the screen was almost featured in … Continue reading Sakurai Talks About How A Removed Kirby Feature May Have Inspired Smash Bros

Sakurai Talks About The Importance Of Thinking Outside The Box

Creator of Kirby and Super Smash Bros, Masahiro Sakurai has certainly proved himself as an innovative game developer. In a recent edition of Famitsu, Sakurai talked about the importance of thinking outside the box when developing games. Praising Platinum's latest NieR game, he emphasised that games are at their best when players feel like the … Continue reading Sakurai Talks About The Importance Of Thinking Outside The Box

Another Look At Masahiro Sakurai’s Incredible Game Collection

Masahiro Sakurai is certainly obsessed with video games. More pictures of his amazing game collection have been posted on Source Gaming. The exclusive look comes from an interview he did with Denfamico Gamer late last year. Not only can we see how he orders and sorts his consoles, we also get a look at his cat. Check out the full interview … Continue reading Another Look At Masahiro Sakurai’s Incredible Game Collection

A Look At Sakurai’s Incredible Game Collection

It's obvious when playing Super Smash Bros that its creator has a passion for video games. Masahiro Sakurai has released some pictures of his almighty game collection. Unsurprisingly, it includes a huge amount of Nintendo games, but it seems Sakurai is also partial to the PlayStation as well. The pictures come from an interview he … Continue reading A Look At Sakurai’s Incredible Game Collection

Sakurai Had Trouble With Smash Bros Release Due To Pokémon Voice Actors

In an interview with Nintendo Dream, Sakurai talked about Smash 4's release date was put in jeopardy because of trouble with Pokémon voice actors. Luckily, Source Gaming has provided a translation of the interview. Sakurai explained that because Smash Bros uses voice actors from the Pokémon anime, he wanted each language's dub to provide their version of the … Continue reading Sakurai Had Trouble With Smash Bros Release Due To Pokémon Voice Actors

Sakurai Talks About Super Smash Bros. DLC Stages And Mii Fighter Costumes

In a recent interview with Nintendo Dream, Masahiro Sakurai spoke about Super Smash Bros. for both the Wii U and 3DS including various DLC stages and the Mii Fighter outfits. Nintendo Everything got translations of the interview and gave a breakdown of things discussed: Sakurai talked about the returning stages from previous Smash Bros. titles such as Peach’s … Continue reading Sakurai Talks About Super Smash Bros. DLC Stages And Mii Fighter Costumes

Super Smash Bros Pic Of The Day Series Comes To A Close

Pic of the day for Super Smash Bros. has officially come to a close. The Miiverse series, which was carried out by Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai, concluded toward the end of last week to coincide with the Japanese launch of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. Pic of the day saw a total of … Continue reading Super Smash Bros Pic Of The Day Series Comes To A Close

Masahiro Sakurai Acknowledges European Launch Of Smash Bros Wii U

In his latest Miiverse post, Super Smash Bros. series director Masahiro Sakurai acknowledges the European launch of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, which is now available in the region in stores and on the Nintendo eShop for Wii U. Sakurai also talks about the Wii U-exclusive Wrecking Crew stage, where walls are destroyed when … Continue reading Masahiro Sakurai Acknowledges European Launch Of Smash Bros Wii U

Sakurai Says Master Bosses Will Be Tougher In Two-Player Classic Mode In Latest Smash Bros Screenshot

Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai is still working hard behind-the-scenes in order to bring fans daily screenshots on Miiverse. Today, the franchise's creator shares a new Wii U screenshot detailing Classic Mode with two players. When battling Master-type opponents, players fighting alongside their friend in co-op mode may find battles are still as difficult. … Continue reading Sakurai Says Master Bosses Will Be Tougher In Two-Player Classic Mode In Latest Smash Bros Screenshot