Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct Coming Next Week, Will Detail Final Fantasy 7's Cloud

Masahiro Sakurai will talk more about new DLC character Cloud during the event.


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Nintendo has announced when this month's Smash Bros.-themed Nintendo Direct will take place.

The briefing will be held Tuesday, December 15, starting at 2 PM PST / 5 PM EST. It's the "final video presentation dedicated to Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U," Nintendo said in a statement.

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During the briefing, the runtime for which was not announced, game director Masahiro Sakurai will talk more about the game's newest DLC character, Final Fantasy VII's Cloud.

In addition, it's possible the company will use the event to announce the results of its public poll where it asked fans what character they wanted to see come to the game as DLC. This has not been confirmed, however.

With more than 4 million copies sold, Super Smash Bros. is one of Nintendo's best-selling Wii U games. It has shifted more than 7.3 million copies on 3DS, bringing the game's total to more than 11.3 million.

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