The Nintendo fans all over the world jumped with joy yesterday when the Japanese company announced that it is bringing back the famous Super Smash Bros game to Nindento Switch this year.
The game is Nintendo’s flagship series, it has characters from all of its biggest games thrown in one world where they fight each other to become the ultimate champion. There are Mario and Luigi battling it out with Link from The Legend of Zelda series, also it has different Pokemon defending themselves from Kirby, Donkey Kong.
Nintendo Switch has been a fortune changer in the company’s performance. The switch was the fastest selling console in the U.S history and the company is committed to keeping the growth steady. Recently some analysts have said that Super Smash Bros would be a “killer app” that would increase the sales of the Switch.
The release of this game came slightly after Japan changed rules for conducting gaming tournaments in their country. The esports gaming industry is rapidly growing and the industry has been expecting to generate over $1 billion in revenues over the coming years. The release of this game could increase the valuation of Nintendo to over $100 billion according to some analysts.
Nintendo Switch has been accused lately of having fewer games in comparison to the PlayStation consoles and Microsoft’s Xbox consoles. With the release of Super Smash Bros, Nintendo is fighting back to acquire the market share it once used to dominate. The game would have over 20 characters including Pokemon and Mario, and the company would also release several DLC in the future to keep the game more up to date.