Xenoblade's Shulk confirmed for Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros Wii U Shulk Screen 3

A 3DS Nintendo direct was held today which confirmed one of the previously-leaked characters will be in the new Super Smash Bros. game for 3DS and Wii U.

Last week some leaks hit the internet claiming to show the full roster of characters for the new Super Smash Bros. games on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. One of the characters shown on the images that were posted seemed to reveal Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles.

Well, the leak bore fruit, Shulk is coming to Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS. The Nintendo 3DS direct kicked off today with the reveal of Shulk, who is the main protagonist from the Xenoblade Chronicles series.

Take a look at the reveal trailer for Shulk below, and the entire Nintendo Direct (Japanese Language) is below that.

Shulk in the Wii U version

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Super Smash Bros. is due for release on 13th September in Japan for the Nintendo 3DS. It comes to the US and Europe on 3rd October, with the Wii U version slated for a release sometime before the end of the year.

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