Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has the Highest Pre-Sales in Series’ History

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Has the Highest Pre-Sales in Series’ History

Nintendo fans are clearly very enthusiastic about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as it has set the record for highest pre-sales in the series' history.

Nintendo has announced via a new video on Twitter that their upcoming title, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, has set the record for highest pre-sales in the series’ history. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the fifth entry in the iconic fighting game series and will include a whopping 74 characters at launch. You can check out the Twitter video down below.

If you’ve been sleeping on the Nintendo Switch, now’s a better time than ever to pick one up. Multiple retailers across the U.S. and beyond are selling the handheld-console hybrid with a copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe inside for Black Friday.

In other Super Smash Bros. Ultimate news, Masahiro Sakurai, the series’ director, recently commented on how the game’s overall roster came together. Speaking of which, we also just went hands-on with the game’s entire cast at a Nintendo event.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will launch exclusively for the Nintendo Switch on December 7.