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Shulk Confirmed As Playable Character In Super Smash Bros. [Update: Trailer]


It’s official—Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles is a playable character in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. Nintendo revealed him during a Nintendo Direct presentation this morning. During Shulk’s Final Smash, he calls in his other party members from Xenoblade.


During the presentation, Shulk was shown changing the Monado as he fought. You can watch him in action in the trailer below:

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.