Super Smash Bros. for 3DS Release Date Announced
The release date for SSuper Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS, as well as the identity of two new fighters, have been revealed at the E3. The game will launch on October 3, 2014.
The two newcomers revealed at E3 are Mii Fighters and Palutena from the Kid Icarus games. The Mii Fighters come in three types: Brawler, Swordfighter, and Gunner. Players will be able to import their Miis from the Nintendo 3DS or the Wii U to become fighters and they seem to have customizable outfits as well. Palutena, the Goddess of Light, wields her staff and a variety of magic abilities on the battlefield.
Players of Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS will also be able to play on the 3DS-exclusive stage based on New Super Mario Bros. 2. This stage features coins that players can collect; whoever collects 100 coins become a gold version of themselves and gain several buffs that can be used to turn the tables on their opponents.