Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS Promo Shows Mario Battling AKB48 Girls, Screenshots Released

By Dana Abercrombie

September 7, 2014

If Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS wasn’t big enough, the latest promotional spot in Japan features the members of Japanese idols AKB48 in Miis-form joining the battle.

In the video below, Mayu Watanabe takes on Mario followed by Yuki Kashiwagi and Minami Takahashi entering into the battle royale.

Depicted in Mii style, the video showing off what players can do with their customized Miis with the Mii Fighters feature.

Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS will release in Japan on September 13th and in North America on October 3rd. The Wii U version will release this holiday season.

Check out the video and the gallery featuring the ladies of AKB48 below.

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Dana Abercrombie

Former genius and a woman of mystery and power, whose power is exceeded only by her mystery, Dana Abercrombie has been playing video games since birth (yes birth...we did say "genius"). Despite her secret desire of wanting to give it all up to become a gorgeous billionaire, Dana is most passionate about video games and films often times getting in many heated debates resulting in being thrown out of many gatherings. Despite having a degree in English AND Journalism (multi-tasking FTW!) from the University at Albany-SUNY, she is currently interested in perusing a degree at Yale Law School, because one should never give up on a dream of becoming a gorgeous billionaire...and knowing how to sue someone as a result of those heated debates

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