Tremendous Smash Bros. Final – not precisely probably the most requested fighter (pic: Nintendo)
The brand new DLC for Tremendous Smash Bros. Final is the unhealthy man from Last Fantasy 7 and he’s out rather a lot ahead of anticipated.
The primary massive announcement from The Sport Awards was not a brand new sport however the subsequent DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and it was actually a shock decide.
Cloud Strife is already within the sport, with implies that Final Fantasy 7 already has a consultant – which you’d’ve thought was greater than sufficient for a 23-year-old sport that solely got here to a Nintendo format for the primary time final yr.
And whereas he’s actually one among gaming’s most well-known unhealthy guys, in terms of Smash Bros. Sephiroth appears worrying like simply one other man with a sword.
The Sport Awards trailer didn’t give a lot away – there was no look from director Masahiro Sakurai – but it surely did appear to indicate that Sephiroth’s numerous boss transformations could be a part of the motion, so possibly they’ll get across the man with a sword drawback that manner.
Though there was no particular launch date given the DLC will grow to be obtainable in December, which is a shock as Sakurai has talked beforehand about how a lot the staff has been slowed down by the pandemic.
Sephiroth would be the third of the six characters within the Fighters Go Vol. 2, which implies there’s solely three left – with no plans for any extra after that (and there wasn’t even alleged to be a Vol. 2 initially).
On condition that no person predicted (or requested for) Sephiroth it’s fairly unimaginable to guess who any of the opposite three are going to be, though you could be sure they now received’t be introduced till subsequent yr.
The DLC was the one announcement from Nintendo at The Sport Awards, so no Zelda: Breath Of The Wild 2 or Bayonetta 3. Meaning you’ll have to attend for a Nintendo Direct subsequent yr to find out about new Swap video games for 2021 and past…
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