Super Smash Bros. Ultimate sport director Masahiro Sakurai will reveal particulars in regards to the Nintendo Switch preventing sport’s subsequent character on Monday, June 22, Nintendo announced on Twitter on Friday. Sakurai beforehand introduced that the subsequent DLC fighter coming to Ultimate could be from Arms, the 2017 preventing sport for Switch.
Sakurai’s presentation on the Arms fighter will provide an “in-depth look” on the character in a “roughly 35-minute video.” The livestream will air on YouTube on June 22 at 10 a.m. ET/7 a.m. PT.
Nintendo also confirmed that the Arms character would be the solely new fighter revealed in the course of the stream, an indication that followers ought to mood expectations for a tease.
The unnamed Arms fighter is the primary of six extra characters coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a part of the Fighters Pass Vol. 2. All six characters shall be launched for Ultimate by Dec. 31, 2021, Sakurai stated throughout a Nintendo Direct Mini presentation in January. The first Fighters Pass added Joker from Persona 5, Hero from the Dragon Quest collection, Banjo and Kazooie, Terry from Fatal Fury/The King of Fighters, and Byleth from Fire Emblem: Three Houses to Ultimate as paid content material.
The Arms roster consists of 15 playable characters. While Spring Man and Ribbon Girl have been typically offered because the faces of Arms, characters resembling Ninjara, Twintelle, Min Min, and Helix have confirmed in style with followers.