Sakurai and Bowser teased that extra data on the subsequent DLC fighter was days away.
Through the Nintendo 2019 World Championship Match right now, Nintendo confirmed that the subsequent DLC fighter for Tremendous Smash Bros. Final could be revealed throughout its E3 Nintendo Direct on June 11.
After the event, Smash Bros. Sport Director Masahiro Sakurai teased the viewers in a pre-recorded message by saying “I’ll be persevering with my work on the subsequent DLC fighter and extra data relating to that will probably be shared within the Nintendo Direct for E3 2019 so I hope you’re trying ahead to it.”
Whereas that is not express affirmation of a reveal, Nintendo of America President Doug Bowser then doubled down on Sakurai’s assertion by saying “I believe lots of you will wish to tune in subsequent week to see what or who he could also be speaking about,” extra immediately affirming that they imply a reveal is simply days away.
With the discharge of Joker earlier this 12 months, Tremendous Smash Bros. Final is anticipated to get 4 extra DLC characters. Rumors and alleged leaks have been swirling nonstop, essentially the most prevalent of which is Erdrick from Dragon Quest. We even put collectively our personal checklist of DLC Smash Bros. characters we’d prefer to see.
You may watch the full message from Sakurai and Bowser right here, and you’ll comply with together with all of our protection from E3 2019 right here.
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