Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update 5.0.0 Now Available (With Patch Notes)

Banjo and Kazooie Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Screenshot

Nintendo has released a software update for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, that now sees the mascot brawler on update version 5.0.0.

This update has added Banjo and Kazooie as a new playable fighter for those that own the downloadable content, the Home-Run Contest, new Banjo-Kazooie-themed spirits, new Mystical Ninja, Mega Man, Mega Man X, Pokémon and Undertale-themed Mii Fighter Costumes, and more.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is now available exclusively for Nintendo Switch worldwide.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update Version 5.0.0 Patch Notes

  • Offline
    • You can now play the Home-Run Contest mode in Games & More.
      • This mode supports up to 4 players.
      • Note: Some of the special moves in Home-Run Contest will behave differently from other modes.
    • The following spirits will appear in the Shop on the Vault menu:
      • Tooty
      • Bottles
      • Mumbo Jumbo
      • Jinjos
      • Jiggy
      • Gruntilda
      • Buzzbomb
  • Online
    • If you download a Mii Fighter in Shared Content that was uploaded from Ver. 5.0.0 or later, you will be able to adjust the move set for that Mii Fighter.
  • General
    • The following downloadable content will be usable after purchase:
      • Banjo & Kazooie + Spiral Mountain Stage
      • Team Rocket Hat + Outfit
      • Sans Mask + Outfit
      • Goemon Wig + Outfit
      • Proto Man’s Helmet + Armor
      • Zero’s Helmet + Armor
    • You cannot make videos of replays that contain DLC you have not purchased (fighters, stages, music, Mii Fighter costumes, etc.).
    • Game balance adjustments have been made.
    • Several issues have been fixed to improve gameplay experience.
    • Fixes and changes to fighters have been made.
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