Joker, from Persona 5, Joins the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate roster on April 18.
In a new video that was shown today, Nintendo has revealed that the new fighter Joker, from Persona 5, as well as the Mementos stage and various themes from the Persona series, will be available at Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch from April 18 for players who have the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Fighters Pass or who purchase the contender 1: Joker pack. In addition to showing Joker in action, the video also highlighted the free update to version 3.0 of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate that will be available from April 18 and will add the ‘Scenario Editor’ mode, video editing functions and Smash World, a service of the Nintendo Switch Online mobile application.
After downloading the free update to version 3.0 available from April 18, will be added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, among other features:
- Scenario editor: Players who want to create their own Super Smash Bros. Ultimate scenarios can unleash their creativity with the new “Scenario Editor” mode. Using various tools, players will be able to create moving platforms, spinning traps, and other unique features to create highly original scenarios. In addition, in handheld mode, more experienced creators can use the touch screen to draw as they please and use different layers to decorate the scenes much more. When finishing a stage, it will be possible to fight in it from the stage selection screen; Scenarios can also be shared online through Smash World, the new Nintendo Switch Online mobile app service.
- Video editing: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate videos that have been saved to the Nintendo Switch console can now be mixed together to create fun presentations. Music and subtitles can also be added to personalize videos; These can then be exported and shared with the whole world via Smash World, the new service for the Nintendo Switch Online mobile application.
- Smash World: Thanks to Smash World, a new service on the Nintendo Switch Online mobile application, players can also watch shared videos and download Super Smash Bros. Ultimate scenarios created with the scenario editor. With Smash World, players can watch recommended videos and even download scenarios that other users have shared online, allowing them to enjoy Super Smash Bros. Ultimate much more with friends.
Challenger Pack 1: Joker contains the Joker fighter, Mementos stage and music from the Persona series. It can be purchased for € 5.99; however, players can also purchase the Fighters Pass for € 24.99, which gives access to Joker and four other upcoming sets as they become available. All content from the update to version 3.0 of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will be available for free.