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Xenoblade Chronicles 2’s Pyra is the Next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighter

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Pyra is the next fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Rex’s ally from Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Pyra is slated to join the game in March 2021. She appears in dual form with Mythra, and can switch freely during combat.

The Pyra Super Smash Bros. Ultimate announcement was a part of the February 17, 2021 Nintendo Direct. Pyra comes with a stage themed to the game, as usual, this one set on the back of companion titan Azurda.

Pyra is the latest addition to Fighters Pass Vol. 2, following ARMSMin Min, Minecraft‘s Steve and Alex and Final Fantasy VII‘s Sephiroth. Two more characters will be included in the pass, but they haven’t yet been revealed. Fighters can be purchased individually for $5.99 as well.

You can check out the character’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reveal trailer below.


Want more information on Pyra and Mythra’s inclusion in the game, including a batch of screenshots? They’re available on the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate official site.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is available now on Nintendo Switch, along with the two Fighters Pass bundles. The Pyra and Mythra Super Smash Bros. debut will be sometime in March 2021. A specific date hasn’t yet been announced.

Graham Russell
Graham Russell, Siliconera's Managing Editor, has been writing about games for various sites and publications since 2007. He’s a fan of streamlined strategy games, local multiplayer and upbeat aesthetics. He joined Siliconera in February 2020. When he’s not writing about games, he’s a graphic designer, web developer, card/board game designer and editor.