Nintendo has announced a 80th impression for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as… Fire Emblem’s Byleth.
If you’re not familiar, Byleth is a blue-haired protagonist of final year’s bestselling Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Both masculine and womanlike variants of a impression will be playable when they arrive as DLC on 28th January.
Owners of Smash Ultimate’s Fighter Pass will get a impression automatically, or it’ll cost a common $6 separately.
A uninformed turn formed around Three Houses’ Garreg Mach Monastery comes with a character. It’s a rotating theatre with several areas of a Monastery featured, including a Marketplace, Bridge and Cathedral. Each facilities a possess preference of characters from a 3 houses.
You’ll also get a new Three Houses themed Spirit board, and 11 song marks including a new arrangement of a game’s categorical thesis in both English and Japanese.
Smash Bros. trainer Masahiro Sakurai suggested a impression during a 35-minute livestream we can rewatch in full below.
Also announced? Another set of Mii costumes is on a way, including Ubisoft’s Rabbids and Altair from Assassin’s Creed, and a garland of new Mega Man designs. A new Cuphead dress will embody a song track, meanwhile.
Finally, there was word on a subsequent deteriorate of characters to come as partial of a Fighters Pass Vol. 2 offering. Six some-more fighters – one some-more than final time – will come as partial of this although, once again, we won’t know what they are forward of time.
(Also, Sakurai pronounced all 6 characters have already been selected – so there’s no indicate creation serve suggestions to him on Twitter.)
Vol. 2 will be accessible to pre-purchase from 28th January. Those who do so will get an disdainful Breath of a Wild Mii dress featuring Link’s Ancient armour set.