Nintendo continues adding new characters to its popular game. In the recent Nintendo Direct presentation, Super Smash Bros.Ultimate new characters announced. The legendary Aegis from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and its powerful and agile characters coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate with Fighters Pass Vol. 2.
Nintendo offered the opportunity to take a closer look at these characters in its new video.The characters will be included in part of Challenger Pack 9 paid DLC with the Update data (Ver. 11.0). Challenger Pack 9 paid DLC will also include a new stage called Cloud Sea of Alrest. The new update will be available on March 5, 2021.
In the presentation, Nintendo stated: “Originally featured in Xenoblade Chronicles 2 as main character Rex’s two-in-one ally, Pyra/Mythra reawaken in March as the newest DLC fighters joining Super Smash Bros. Ultimate*. Pyra/Mythra are part of the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass Vol. 2, which also includes DLC fighters Min Min from ARMS, Steve & Alex from Minecraft and Sephiroth from the FINAL FANTASY VII series, along with two yet-to-be-announced fighters. More information about Pyra/Mythra’s move set, as well as their exact release date, will be revealed in the future.”.
Super Smash Bros.Ultimate New Characters
Pyra and Mythra are technically one character since you can swap between the two but but they’ve both got their own play style. Pyra specializes in power, while Mythra excels in speed. Nick Chavez, Nintendo of America’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing said that: “With the addition of Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2, fans are getting a two-in-one fighter that adds new layers of strategy to their Super Smash Bros. Ultimate gameplay. And since Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is also on Nintendo Switch, fans who love the fast-paced action of Pyra and Mythra in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate can dive into that sprawling adventure to learn more about the origin of these unique fighters.”.
You can watch the official trailer for Super Smash Bros.Ultimate New Characters below. Stay tuned and enjoy.