Super Smash Brothers Ultimate is regarded as one of the best fighting games in the genre, but will there be any new DLC characters being added in late 2021?
The game is well known for the DLC content that is released sporadically, with characters from the world of Nintendo and beyond being added to the massively popular brawler.
Will Nintendo be adding any further DLC characters in 2021?
The Super Smash Bros Ultimate DLC release schedule is currently on the Fighters Pass Volume 2.
Five DLC characters have already been released as part of the Pass, and these are as follows:
- Min Min from the ARMS game for Nintendo Switch
- Steve & Alex from the Minecraft series
- Sephiroth from the Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts series
- Pyra/Mythra from the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 game
- Kazuya from the Tekken series
There is currently one more character set to be confirmed by the company for the Volume 2 Pass.
Each Challenger Pack contains 1 new fighter, 1 new stage, and additional music tracks. Purchasers will also receive a bonus Mii Swordfighter outfit: Ancient Soldier Gear.
Will there be any more DLC characters in Super Smash Bros?
Nintendo has confirmed that the final character being released for the Volume 2 Pass will be the final DLC content for Super Smash Brothers Ultimate.
This was confirmed at the Nintendo Direct 2021 event, and players will be able to find out who is the final DLC character to be released in October 2021.
Here is the full list of currently available DLC content for Super Smash Brothers Ultimate:
- Piranha Plant from the Super Mario series (only available individually)
Fighters Pass Volume 1
Each Challenger Pack contains 1 new fighter, 1 new stage, and additional music tracks.
Purchasers of the Fighters Pass will also receive an in-game Mii Swordfighter costume: Rex from the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 game.
- Byleth from the Fire Emblem series
- Terry from the King of Fighters series
- Banjo & Kazooie
- Hero from the Dragon Quest series
- Joker from Persona 5
There is currently no indication as to who the final DLC character will be for Super Smash Brothers, although fans believe that a Pokémon from the latest Sword/Shield game may be the safest bet.
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