Nintendo is hosting the Super Smash Bros. Invitational 2018 next month at E3 2018 and the challengers for the upcoming event was revealed with an all-star lineup of Smash Bros. players.
Here’s a short introduction trailer for the challengers:
And here are your competitors for the Super #SmashBros Invitational 2018! Tune into Nintendo’s live stream 6/12 during the week of #E32018, and see the game in action! https://t.co/7Kiz5KBOkF pic.twitter.com/CkF9j9nMEX
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) May 9, 2018
The competitors are all top-tier players for their respective Smash Bros. games. They are: MkLeo, ZeRo, Armada, Abadango, Plup, Mr. R, Lucky, and Mango.
It’s also worth noting that there’s a good 50/50 split between Super Smash Bros. Melee and Super Smash Bros for Wii U players with Armada, Plup, Lucky, and Mango representing the Melee side and MkLeo, ZeRo, Abadango, and Mr. R for Smash 4.
Super Smash Bros. (Tentative) is in development for Nintendo Switch. The Super Smash Bros. Invitational 2018 takes place on June 12, 2018.