The final character for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Sora from Kingdom Hearts. Smash Bros. game director Masahiro Sakurai introduced the final add-on character — the 82nd for the Switch combating game — throughout his final “Mr. Sakurai Presents” presentation on Tuesday.
You can watch Sora’s reveal trailer, with a little bit of gameplay, within the video above.
Sora is, after all, the protagonist of Square Enix’s common Kingdom Hearts sequence. He wields the Keyblade, a sword-key melee weapon, to battle the evil Heartless alongside Disney allies Donald Duck and Goofy. In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Sora will sport quite a lot of seems to be, with costumes from the unique Kingdom Hearts, Kingdom Hearts 2, Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dread Drop Distance, Kingdom Hearts 3, and the Timeless River world from KH2.
Sakurai described Sora as “relatively straightforward” to regulate, “meaning everyone should be able to enjoy playing as him.” Sora “excels at airborne fighting,” Sakurai stated, and is “quite floaty” and “very light,” that means Sora can simply be launched by opponents. Sora’s assaults are impressed by the unique Kingdom Hearts, and he’ll come armed with three basic magic spells: Firaga, Thundaga, and Blizzaga.
Sakurai didn’t showcase Sora’s Final Smash, often known as Sealing the Keyhole, saying that he wished gamers to expertise it for themselves.
Sora can be launched on Oct. 18 in Challenger Pack 11, and he’ll spherical out Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s second Fighters Pass, which beforehand added Kazuya Mishima from Tekken, Min Min from Arms, Steve and Alex from Minecraft, Sephiroth from Final Fantasy 7, and Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2.
Challenger Pack 11 will price $5.99, and can be included as a part of the $29.99 Fighters Pass Vol. 2. Challenger Pack 11 will even embrace a brand new stage for Sora (Hollow Bastion) and 9 music tracks from Kingdom Hearts. (Switch homeowners who’ve a save file for Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory will unlock an additional track.)
Sakurai confirmed in June, throughout a showcase for Kazuya, that the final character added as a part of Fighters Pass Vol. 2 would certainly be Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s final.
Nintendo introduced Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in March 2018, teasing that veteran fighters like Mario and Link from The Legend of Zelda would sq. off towards newcomers just like the Inklings from Splatoon. Ultimate welcomed many new fighters to the game’s already large roster, together with Isabelle from Animal Crossing, Ridley from Metroid, and Incineroar from Pokémon. Post-launch DLC added much more, together with Joker from Persona 5, Banjo & Kazooie, Sephiroth from Final Fantasy 7, and Terry from Fatal Fury.