Nintendo has announced the primary in-game occasion for its new Switch combating recreation, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The three-day occasion is scheduled to kick off this Friday, December 14, and can make sure Spirits seem extra regularly within the recreation’s Spirit Board mode.
The occasion is dubbed “A Spectacle to Behold,” and it focuses on Spirits who’re sporting glasses. Throughout the weekend, bespectacled recreation characters reminiscent of Jeff from EarthBound, Brittany from Pikmin 3, and others can be featured on the Spirit Board. You’ll additionally obtain further Gold for those who handle to defeat them.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate options greater than 1,200 Spirits to unlock, making the upcoming occasion an excellent alternative so as to add extra to your assortment. Nintendo says that there can be different new occasions within the recreation each week.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is not the one Switch title holding an in-game occasion quickly. The subsequent Splatfest in Splatoon 2 can be set to happen this weekend. That occasion likewise kicks off on Friday, December 14, at eight PM PT / 11 PM ET and can run for 24 hours. To rejoice the launch of Ultimate, this Splatfest is themed round Smash Bros.–specifically, it asks gamers in the event that they’d quite aspect with Smash’s heroes or villains.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is on the market solely for Nintendo Switch. Everyone who purchases the sport and registers it on My Nintendo by January 31 will obtain Piranha Plant as a free DLC fighter. Nintendo may also launch 5 different DLC characters for the sport all year long, certainly one of which we just lately realized is Joker from Persona 5.