Steve and Alex Join The Battle!
The latest DLC fighter reveal for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass Vol. 2 is for Minecraft’s Steve, and Alex, available October 14.
Steve and Alex are part of the second Challenger Pack in the Fighters Pass Vol. 2, which also includes the new Minecraft World stage, seven music tracks, three colour variations each, and costumes for the enemy characters, Zombie and Enderman. Steve and Alex will use blocks and craft tools and weapons to take down their opponents, starting October 14 (13th in North America)!
Mojang Studios’ Chief Creative Officer, Jens ‘Jeb’ Bergström said of the reveal of the pixellated characters in Nintendo’s iconic game: “Bringing Minecraft to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the result of an amazing collaboration with Nintendo. As fans of the series and avid players at our studios, we couldn’t be more excited to see Minecraft join Smash’s already legendary lineup of characters.”
New Mii Fighter costumes also available from October 14 are Creeper (Brawler), Pig (Brawler), and Diamond Armor (Swordfighter) from Minecraft, Gil (Swordfighter) from Tower of Druaga, Bomberman (Brawler) from Bomberman, and the pictured Travis Touchdown (Swordfighter) from No More Heroes! All six Mii Fighter costumes will also be available from October 14 priced at ¥81 each.
New amiibo revealed by Masahiro Samurai include Banjo & Kazooie (from Banjo & Kazooie), which is now scheduled for 2021 release. Byleth (only male form) from Fire Emblem: Three Houses is also scheduled for 2021 release, as is Terry (Bogard) from the Fatal Fury series. The three round-off all five amiibo scheduled from the Fighters Pass Vol. 1, joining the already available Joker and Hero.