Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Release Date, Buying Guide (Nintendo Switch)
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Don't look now, but Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has arrived on Nintendo Switch. This game boasts a massive roster comprised of every character seen in the series to date--including Snake, Cloud, Metroid's Ridley, Castlevania's Simon Belmont, Animal Crossing's Isabelle, and many more--among many others.
There are plenty of other reasons to be optimistic about the game as well. In our Super Smash Bros. Ultimate review-in-progress, Edmond Tran wrote, "Ultimate's diverse content is compelling, its strong mechanics are refined, and the encompassing collection is simply superb." You can also watch every final smash in the game and take a look at all the Smash Bros. Ultimate accessories you may want to add to your collection.
If you're looking to purchase Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, you've come to the right place. We've gathered all the information you need about the early bonuses, special editions, and pricing below.
If you buy Super Smash Bros. Ultimate from the Nintendo Eshop or register your physical copy before January 31, 2019, you'll get Piranha Plant as a playable character (along with a stage and music tracks) for free. Piranha Plant will be added to the game in February, and will later be available to purchase as DLC.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Special Edition
Nintendo has released a special edition of the game in the U.S. This version comes in a black steelbook case and is accompanied by a special Smash Bros.-themed Nintendo Switch Pro Controller. If you just want the Pro Controller, you can buy it here for $75.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Standard Edition
Here's where you can grab your copy of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and how much it costs.
- Buy it from Amazon -- $60
- Buy it from Best Buy -- $60
- Buy it from GameStop -- $60
- Buy it from Target -- $60
- Buy it from Walmart -- $60
- Buy it from Nintendo Eshop -- $60
Nintendo Switch Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Edition
If you want a Switch that's decked out in Smash Bros. imagery, this is the item for you (provided you can beat the odds and find it in stock). It comes with a special edition Nintendo Switch console, as well as the game.
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