Persona 5's Joker and Version 3.0 Update hit Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tomorrowPlatforms: Nintendo Switch
It's been quite a week with Mark Cerny breaking the silence with details on Sony's next console, Xbox One All Digital getting a release date, and Capcom announcing something bizarre. Now, Nintendo wants a piece of the action in a big way with details on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Version 3.0 Update.
He's here to take our hearts! Joker from Persona 5 is being released on April 18th (April 17th in the US) as part of Fighter Pack 1. The leader of the Phantom Thieves wields both his signature dagger and pistol, the latter of which he can fire while dodging. Combined with his cat-like agility, Joker can close the gap fairly quickly to slice and dice his foes into oblivion. Of course, it wouldn't be a Persona character without an actual Persona joining the fray. Persona 5's protagonist has his own special Rebellion gauge which fills up as he takes damage. He can fill it up even faster by using Rebel's Guard to absorb hits, halving the damage he receives and pushing opponents back upon release. Once the gauge is full, Joker summons Arsene to his side. As long as Joker's manifestation of his rebellious nature is around, his damage is increased and his special moves gain new properties.
Fighters Pack 1 also comes with a whole slew of
As if all of that wasn't enough already, Nintendo had more to say regarding the free 3.0 Update and paid DLC. The update will include new Spirits and collectible goodies, as well as a classic mode path for Joker. The two big parts, though, are the heavily
As with Joker and Fighter Pack 1, the 3.0 Update releases April 17th in the US/18th in the UK. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is shaping up to be an actual ultimate gaming experience packed with every gamer's dream feature under the Sun. Check out our glowing review of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate right here. For more news on Smash Ultimate, stay tuned here on The Digital Fix.