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A YouTuber by the name of ProJared got hands on with the new Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and has uploaded some of his experience with the game's new features. These short videos, due to time constraints with Nintendo, give us a little more insight into some of the things that weren't detailed in the "50-Fact Extravaganza". Among all of the really high quality footage, he also confirms that a single Wii U console can use two Gamecube Controller Adapters simultaneously. While this was something to be expected, considering each adapter needs two USB ports and the console has four, it is nice to hear that the game does support the possibility. You can watch...

It's been a couple of days since the "Super Smash Bros. Wii U 50-Fact Extravaganza" and there are still things we haven't told you about. The newest entry in the series has tons of new modes, but there's one that stands out as the best way to rake in all of the goodies...if you're good enough. Special Orders Mode brings back a concept similar to Melee's Challenge Mode, but really kicks it up a notch. Putting forth the effort in Special Orders makes getting those stat boosting items and trophies much less time consuming. This mode is broken down into two sub-modes: Master Orders and Crazy Orders...

At the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U press event, held in a hotel in San Francisco at the same time as Nintendo's worldwide livestream event, IGN went hands-on with the newest addition to the popular game serie. Today, they released a video detailing how Nintendo's amiibo work exactly and certain notable features about them. Down below is a summary of the video, which can be watched above the article. 

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Nintendo has been releasing strings of videos throughout the day, making sure anything that was not covered in yesterday's Super Smash Bros. livestream event becomes clear. Alongside these other videos, Nintendo uploaded a new Amiibo trailer presenting us not only with new information about eight player smash and how Amiibo works, but also some notable adjustments have been made to Link's Amiibo figure. If we compare the old version of Link's Amiibo to...

Henry Gilbert from GamesRadar got a hands on look at Super Smash Bros. for Wii U's eight player mode. According to Henry, the mode is just as completely insane as it looks at first glance, but he think's that's a good thing. What usually seemed to happen with eight simultaneous smashers was that the players would split up into small groups to battle in different parts of the stage and then eventually everyone converges in the middle for a chaotic free-for-all fight...

PDP appears ready to expand their collection of custom GameCube style controllers with the upcoming release of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. The controllers are all officially licensed, which should inherent;y mean these are quality products. However, how good they are is really left up to the eye of the beholder. 3rd party controller options tend to often be chastised for poor build quality and sometimes poor design. I don't have enough experience to know in this case, but I still like the controllers visually as far as I can tell...

Surprising no one, Master Hand and Crazy Hand are returning in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. This was revealed in a recent video by GameXplain which you can watch above. From the footage, it appears that the pair will be bringing back most of their classic moves as well as a few that were not in Brawl. One of the flashier moves involves Master Hand throwing energy balls at Crazy Hand who bats them down towards the player at high speed. A similar move involves Crazy Hand lobbing the energy balls at Master Hand, who flicks them towards the player at a relatively slow speed...

Platinum Games talked about the recent costume additions to the just released Bayonetta 2 through a blog post. Within that post they gave us several concept art pieces (including several for the Link costume) and a slew of new details about the costumes in general. It's interesting knowing that they were actually afraid of doing things like making Link himself look sexy, despite the fact that Link really isn't in the game (as we said, it's a costume). Many of us are aware that it was Nintendo that told them to cut Bayonetta loose, because an unsexy costume wouldn't fit her personality...

Continuing the flow of news from yesterday's "50-Fact Extravaganza", some of the returning game modes are getting a nice boost this time around. The newest entry in the Super Smash series is all about bigger brawls with more people. Target Blast, Event Matches, and Special Brawls are all back and better than ever. One of the complaints that I had with Smash Bros for 3DS was that there was a lack of options to make fights more than just a quick match, so the return of the Special Brawls and Tournament Mode...

Note: More screenshots will be added throughout the day 

If the 60 screenshots uploaded yesterday weren't enough for you, we've got you covered.  Over two hundred new screenshots of the gorgeous Super Smash Bros. for Wii U have surfaced, and we've got them all right here for your viewing pleasure.  Everything from 8 player smash, to new modes, to unannounced stages (both returning and brand new) show up here, and hint at info beyond that which was explicitly stated in the Direct.