Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Limited Edition Announced for Europe with GameCube Controller and Adapter

Nintendo of Europe announced that a Limited Edition for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is coming, which will include a GameCube controller and adapter.

on August 8, 2018 12:14 PM

There is arguably too much Smash Bros. news to digest at the moment, with new characters like Simon Belmont, Chrom, and King K. Rool, new information on stages and music, items, and some crazy new modes. In the fray of it all, Nintendo of Europe revealed that a limited edition of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is on the way, and it will include the game, a GameCube controller, and a GameCube controller adapter.

This bundle has only been announced for Europe as of now, with no word yet on a release for Japan or the United States. As the GameCube adapter was a rarity during the launch of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, such a bundle would be desirable for Smash Bros. fans worldwide. With the GameCube controller and adapter withstanding, one has to admit that having a box with that gorgeous piece of Smash Bros. artwork is worth owning alone.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is coming exclusively to Nintendo Switch on December 7, with the Limited Edition coming to Europe on the same day. While the Limited Edition is only confirmed for Europe so far, we’ll update accordingly if we hear that it is coming to other territories.

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Chris is a writer based in the Philadelphia area—with their eyes set on New York City. Ever since they were gifted a Nintendo 64 as a child, they have been gaming since. They are currently writing for film website Flixist, podcasting for Marvel News Desk, and was an editorial intern for Paste Magazine, writing gaming news, features and reviews. They graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a creative writing major.