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Super Smash Bros for Wii U: 8-player Smash, 64-player Online Tourneys, 1080p, MewTwo & MORE!

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Francis from PlayerEssence goes over the highlights from the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Event! Native 1080p 60fps, 8-player Smash battles, 64-player online tournaments, and much! Get my reaction to all the news below. Subscribe to PlayerEssence here!  This post will be stuck to the top for a while, new updates underneath! 

ProJared Confirms two GameCube Adapters can Connect to one Wii U

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Popular YouTuber ProJared has confirmed that one Wii U can connect up to two GameCube Adapters for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. This tweet below confirms it.

Super Smash Bros Event Direct Discussion – Thoughts & Ideas (Wii U) – GameXplain

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Nintendo blew the top off the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros with 8 Player Smash, new stages, new modes, and the return of Mewtwo as DLC. We give our thoughts on all of this and more in our latest discussion!

MAX REACTS: 8 Player Smash, Mew-Two & More (Smash Bros 4 Wii-U)

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Maximilian Dood reacts to all the awesome Smash Bros. for Wii U news!

MewTwo Mega fan EWNetwork Reacts to MewTwo Reveal in Smash Bros…. Really Funny!

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Etika from the EWNetwork has posted his live reactions from MewTwo being announced in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U & 3DS. This is probably the BEST reaction yet!

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Info Round-up! 8-player Matches, Stage Builder, Online Multiplayer, & more

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Nintendo has produced a full round-up of information from today’s Super Smash Bros. for Wii U video.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U – MewTwo Reveal Trailer

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A lot of people really happy right now! Check out the reveal trailer for MewTwo in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U & 3DS.

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U: 50 Must-See Things (Full Show)

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Check out the full replay of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U ‘Must-See Things’ Video. It goes over how much better Smash Bros for Wii U is over the 3DS.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U & 3DS – Mewtwo CONFIRMED as DLC! (Spring 2015)

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Nintendo has revealed that Mewtwo will be a DLC character in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U & 3DS! Users who purchase both versions will receive Mewtwo as a free download in the Spring of 2015.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Features 64 Player Tournaments, Online Voice Chat, & Online Couch Co-op

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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is massive….. I mean….. really big! The game features online voice chat before and after matches, 64-player tournaments on and offline, and online couch co-op with friends.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U lets Players demo Various Virtual Console Games

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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will feature a host of different Virtual Console titles such as Mega Man, Super Mario World, Wreaking Crew, and more. Players can demo the game with a time limit, and if they want to play more, you can purchase the game from the eShop.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U – Smash Tour Mode Revealed

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Nintendo has revealed that Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will have a brand new mode called Smash Tour. It has players using Mii’s on a board game. This mode is up to 4 players and has users collecting powers, items, and fighters to battle it out with a range of the collected battlers!

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Features 2-player Classic Mode

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Super Smash Bros for Wii U will feature co-op for Classic and All-Star, and Event modes.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U runs in Native 1080p Resolution

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Nintendo has confirmed that Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will run in native 1080p resolution at 60fps.

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Features 8 Player Battles

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Nintendo has confirmed that Super Smash Bros for Wii U will feature 8-player battles for the first time in franchise history.

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U: 50-Fact Extravaganza – Watch the Show LIVE HERE! (35 Minutes)

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Catch the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U info blowout live-stream right here on PlayerEssence. I’ve also included the Twitch TV chat app so we can discuss all the news LIVE!

Bayonetta 2 Features “Easy” & “Very Easy” Game Modes

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Just some extra information for those who might have found the Bayonetta 2 demo too hard, or would like to ease their way into the combat. Bayonetta 2 does feature ‘easy’ and ‘very easy’ game modes.

Very Easy mode has the player using the stylus and touchscreen to combat enemies. Easy mode gives players complete control over Bayonetta, but allows players to activate more complex combo inputs with the touchscreen. These are both optional modes for those who need a little bit more help. Get the full rundown of characters and game modes past the link.

Assassin’s Creed Unity PC Requirments Detailed by Ubisoft

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Ubisoft has revealed the full Minimum and Recommended PC requirments for Assassin’s Creed Unity.

Titanfall: Game Update #8 Live Stream

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Check out why Game Update #8 is our biggest update for Titanfall.

MAX Reviews: The Legend Of Korra by Platinum Games

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Maximilian Dood has uploaded his review of The Legend of Korra by Platinum Games.

Super Smash Bros for 3DS – For Glory! (Lucina) – Shofu

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Nintendo Gamer Shofu is back with more For Glory matches, this time showing off the “OTHER” hero of time, Lucina from Fire Emblem Awakening.

Dragon Ball Xenoverse – Trunk’s Travel Edition Trailer

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Trunks’ Travel Edition (for Consoles only) includes the beautiful TRUNKS MASTER STARS PIECE 25 cms Figurine (Exclusive Colouring!). Pre-ordering the game on consoles at participating retailers will get you: An amazing Shenron Black Metalcase, Super Saiyan 4 Vegeta as a Playable Character, 2 exclusive Frieza Soldier’s Battle Suites to customize your avatars. Pre-Ordering the game digitally (STEAM, XBL and PSN) will get you all the above amazing items, minus the Metalcase! All of those won’t be sold afterwards!