Nintendo has unleashed over 50 new features and details for its upcoming Super Smash Bros. for Wii U game, including an eight-player mode, Nintendo 3DS features, the ability to build and share custom stages, and a soundtrack offer.
For the first time, eight players can play the game in a special mode in local multiplayer. This option is only available in the Wii U version, and lets players compete in larger stages to accommodate the amount of characters. In addition, players can also use amiibo figures to play, which can gain levels to become stronger and add equipment as they gain experience through battling. Also, fans can now build their own stages and hare them with friends and other players around the world using the touch screen of the Wii U gamepad. [Read more...]