Pyra and Mythra join ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ today


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate provides its two latest DLC characters, Pyra and Mythra, today on Nintendo Switch.

The Xenoblade Chronicles 2 characters are a part of the second Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass. They’re additionally accessible to buy for $5.99.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai helmed a presentation exhibiting off Pyra and Mythra’s strikes. The almost hour-long have a look at the fighters reveals Pyra’s highly effective offence and Mythra’s high-jumps and fast motion. Players can swap between each characters at will. They have related movesets, although every have clear strengths and weaknesses over the opposite.

Check out the complete presentation beneath.

Pyra and Mythra additionally include a brand new stage to battle on: the Cloud Sea of Alrest. Pulled from Xenoblade Chronicles 2, this space finds combatants flying by means of the sky on the again of a legendary creature. There are additionally a sequence of songs from the sport as effectively to make use of as a backdrop.

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is an motion role-playing recreation from Monolith Soft. It first debuted on Nintendo Switch in 2017. The Xenoblade sequence has been round since 2010, although Xenoblade Chronicles solely acquired a remastered Switch debut in 2020.

Pyra and Mythra are the most recent additions to the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate crew, however there are nonetheless two extra coming to Fighters Pass 2. We’ve seen Arms’ Min Min, Minecraft’s Steve and Alex, and Final Fantasy VII’s Sephiroth up to now.

Previously, Nintendo introduced Pyra and Mythra’s impending Smash arrival in mid-February. There’s no phrase about which characters are set to make an look sooner or later. But Switch players can look ahead to a blast from the previous as next-gen remasters of a number of titles, such because the Crash Bandicoot sequence, are headed to the system.




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