This week marks the fifth anniversary of the release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, a game that revolutionized the fighting genre by bringing together an extensive roster of beloved video game franchises. Nintendo is celebrating this milestone by rewarding its dedicated players.
A Look Back at Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Impact
Released on December 7, 2018, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate quickly became a standout title in the franchise, renowned for its vast array of playable characters. Nintendo has kept fans engaged over the years with exciting DLC fighter announcements.
Anniversary Event and Player Rewards
To commemorate Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s 5th anniversary, Nintendo has organized an in-game event from December 7 to December 12. During this period, players will enjoy:
- 5x Experience and SP: Boost your gameplay with enhanced experience points and Spirit Points.
- Additional Rewards: After each battle, players will receive 5 extra Large Snacks, aiding in leveling up their Spirits.
Masahiro Sakurai’s Message
Masahiro Sakurai, the celebrated creator of the franchise, shared his thoughts on the occasion:
- “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate celebrates its 5th anniversary today! Has it been that long? Thank you very much,” expressed Sakurai.
New Spirits and Amiibo Tournaments
As part of the celebration, Nintendo will introduce new Spirits to the game. Additionally, there will be special amiibo tournaments where players can compete using their best-trained amiibo fighters.
Introduction to the 5th Anniversary Celebration
This anniversary event is a perfect opportunity for both returning and active players to dive back into the vibrant world of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. With enhanced rewards and new content, it’s an ideal time to join the celebration and experience the ongoing legacy of this iconic game.