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


assist pokemon


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.

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