During Nintendo's E3 presentation, the company started with big names like Pokemon and Xenoblade before pivoting to the party classic that everyone's been playing for years.
Every third-party and DLC character from prior games, including Metal Gear Solid's Solid Snake, Street Fighter's Ryu, and Final Fantasy VII's Cloud, will join Smash Ultimate-as too will the fan-favorite weirdo pair of characters Ice Climbers.
December's Smash Bros. Ultimate includes every existing character, plus Ridley
GameCube controllers will be compatible by using a GameCube adaptor.
What games are you hoping to see from Nintendo? The game also seems to be making a return to more traditional gameplay with individual characters moving about the board as opposed to Mario Party 10's Bowser vs. everyone in a shared ship mechanic.
Nintendo announced a slew of other games for the Switch: Daemon x Machina, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Overcooked 2, and Killer Queen Black. Some, but not all, of Super Mario Party's mini-games take advantage of this feature. Nintendo, as usual, had a pre-recorded video instead of a live event at E3 2018.