Nintendo Switch

Smash Bros. Ultimate Ver. 1.2.0 Update Adjusts Approaching Challengers Difficulty And More



Super Smash Bros. Ultimate just got its version 1.2.0 update that adds a variety of adjustments including difficulty for “approaching challengers,” some tweaks for online matching, and more.


Here are the full patch notes from Nintendo:


Version 1.2.0

You can confirm your current version by checking the upper-right corner of the title screen.

  • Offline Gameplay
    • Adjusted difficulty of approaching challengers.


  • Online Gameplay
    • When matchmaking in Quickplay, the Format setting of your Preferred Rules will be prioritized more. This may cause matchmaking to take more time. Also, there is no guarantee that matchmaking will be done exactly as shown in the set Preferred Rules.
    • Increased the stability of the synchronous connection within Battle Arenas.

    NOTE: Online features require a Nintendo Switch Online membership.


  • Misc.
    • Game balance adjustments.
    • Various gameplay fixes.
    • The following fighters had specific adjustments and changes:
      • Donkey Kong, Link, Kirby, Luigi, Ice Climbers, Young Link, Olimar, Toon Link, Villager, Greninja, PAC-MAN, Duck Hunt, and Isabelle


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is available for the Nintendo Switch. Check our latest impressions on the accurate characterizations we see in the game.

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