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: