David Hayter Returns As Snake In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Iconic voice actor David Hayter will be reprising his role as Solid Snake when the character returns in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

on June 12, 2018 1:05 PM

According to an interview with localization manager Nate Bihldorff from the folks at Game Informer, David Hayter will be reprising his iconic role as Solid Snake when the character returns in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate this December.

The latest Nintendo Direct for E3 2018 gave us a massive new trailer for the upcoming fighting game and pretty much fufilled everything anyone could want in the series, including all the characters that have ever been in Smash, a new GameCube Controller, and Ridley.

Now, we’ve got confirmation that returning Metal Gear Solid protagonist Solid Snake will be voiced by David Hayter, who is perhaps best known for his role as the much-beloved covert operative and Snake’s iconic voice actor.

According to Game Informer’s interview:

Who is voicing Snake?

Bihldorff: David Hayter.

Has Snake’s dialogue been re-recorded? Or is the audio pulled from Brawl?

Bihldorff: I don’t have details on that. But, David Hayter will be the voice.

Fans of Metal Gear Solid should rejoice at both the news that Snake will be returning and also that he will be voiced by David Hayter. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will be released on December 7th, 2018 on Switch. Get ready for a brawl, everyone!

For more news coming from Nintendo at E3 2018 as it breaks, check out the Nintendo Direct here to watch the latest news and announcements.

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Emily Hobbs is a Staff Writer at Dualshockers. When she's not writing articles, she's also a senior Computer Information Systems with a Forensics focus major at Stevenson University, where she bonded with her roommates freshman year via Dark Souls and Outlast, as all true friendships should begin. She enjoys any kind of game except for the ones she doesn't, and a good RPG or horror game can make her day.