With a new video released today, Nintendo has unveiled the new Joker character from Persona 5, the Mementos scenario and several pieces from the Persona series, which will make their Super Smash Bros Ultimate debut for Switch on 18 April .
To obtain them, players must have the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass or purchase Challenger Set 1: Joker . In addition to showing Joker in action, the video presented the free update to the 3.0 version of Super Smash Bros Ultimate, also available from April 18, which will introduce the Scenario Editor, new video editing features and the Smash World service for the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app. After installing the free update to version 3.0, it will be possible to find the following news in Super Smash Bros Ultimate:
Players who want to create custom scenarios of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate can now give free rein to their imagination with the new Scenario Editor. Using the game tools it is possible to add moving platforms, rotating traps and other unique features to the scenarios. In portable mode, budding scenery designers can even use the touch screen to draw freehand, and use multiple layers to add foreground and background decorations. The scenarios created in this way will be selectable via the relevant option in the scenario selection screen and can be shared online via the new Smash World service for the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app.
Videos Super Smash Bros. Ultimate saved on a Nintendo Switch console can now be combined to create fun timelines. It is also possible to add subtitles and sound effects to customize the videos, which can then be shared online via the new Smash World service for the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app.
Players can view shared videos and download the scenarios created with the Scenario Editor via Smash World, a new service for the Nintendo Switch Online app. In Smash World you can view recommended videos and even download customized scenarios made available by other players, so sharing your Super Smash Bros experience. Ultimate with friends is easier than ever.
The Challenger Set 1 Joker which includes the Joker, the Mementos scenario and the pieces of the Persona series can be purchased for € 5.99, but players can also purchase the Fighters Pass, at a recommended price of € 24.99, which gives them access to the Joker and the next four sets as they are published. All the contents of the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate version 3.0 update will be available for free.