Nintendo unveiled a handful of surprises throughout its E3 2019 presentation, together with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate‘s subsequent two DLC characters: the Hero from Dragon Quest XI and the long-requested Banjo-Kazooie. While the bear and chicken duo will not be a part of the roster till someday this fall, the Hero is slated to reach this summer–possibly as quickly as this month, if a brand new trailer is any indication.
The video, which was initially titled “Fan-Favorites & Newest Releases – July,” highlights a number of the new video games and content material Switch homeowners can take pleasure in this month, from Fortnite Season 9 (which is scheduled to wrap up quickly) to July’s large Switch-exclusive releases, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order and Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Interestingly, the video additionally showcases Smash Ultimate’s new Hero fighter, which appears to counsel he’ll even be arriving this month.
Since the trailer went stay, nevertheless, Nintendo has tweaked its title to say “Summer” quite than “July,” so it is attainable the unique title was both incorrect or it revealed a little bit greater than supposed. Given that each different sport highlighted within the video is both launching or already out there this month, nevertheless, it appears protected to say the Hero is on the best way quickly. You can watch the trailer above.
The Hero’s default look is predicated on Dragon Quest XI, however his alternate costumes are the heroes from Dragon Quests VIII, IV, and III. He wields a sword and protect for his commonplace assaults, whereas his specials are numerous spells from the Dragon Quest collection. For his Final Smash, the Hero is joined by different Dragon Quest protagonists to ship the Gigaslash.
Hero and Banjo-Kazooie are included as a part of Smash Ultimate’s $25 Fighters Pass, which supplies gamers entry to all 5 of the sport’s introduced DLC character as they’re launched. Each add-on fighter additionally comes alongside a brand new stage in addition to a number of new music tracks. Individual fighter packs may be bought for $6. Following Banjo-Kazooie, there are two extra DLC fighters within the works for Smash Ultimate, though their identities have not been revealed but.