Nintendo Switch

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Shows Off New Items, Assist Pokémon, And Assist Trophies


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The Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct showed off a ton of new items, Assist Pokémon, and Assist Trophies.



  • Banana Gun: Looks like a banana… fires one powerful “bullet”
  • Killing Edge: When it glows, its power intensifies
  • Bomber: Lift it up and this powerful bomb will blow
  • Death’s Scythe: Instantly KO fighters who are badly damaged
  • Staff: Its power increases the farther you are from your target
  • Ramblin’ Evil Mushroom: Reverse the opponent’s controls
  • Rage Blaster: The higher your damage percentage, the stronger it gets


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Assist Pokémon

  • Alolan Exeggutor
  • Abra
  • Solgaleo
  • Lunala
  • Mimikyu
  • Pyukumuku
  • Vulpix
  • Alolan Vulpix
  • Marshadow
  • Ditto




Assist Trophies

  • Zero
  • Knuckles
  • Krystal
  • Klaptrap
  • Kapp’n
  • Chef Kawasaki
  • Gray Fox
  • Nikki
  • Shovel Knight
  • Moon


While not mentioned directly, the Assist Trophy section of the Direct shows two Assist Trophies on-screen at the same time, meaning that the one Assist Trophy limit has been increased or removed.


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate launches for Nintendo Switch on December 7, 2018.

Alistair Wong
Very avid gamer with writing tendencies. Fan of Rockman and Pokémon and lots more!