Nintendo recently revealed the newest DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in the form of Steve from Minecraft who joins the game alongside Alex from Minecraft. At the time, details for Steve and Alex weren’t revealed but a new video presentation revealed gameplay and a release date for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate version 9.0.0 and Steve and Alex. The update has gone live now with Steve and Alex included in the second character pass or sold as Challenger Pack 7. This includes Mii Fighter costumes like Travis Touchdown and more that are available as paid DLC alongside today’s update. The second character pass began with Min Min. Watch the Steve and Alex gameplay showcase for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate below:

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate version 9.0.0 update patch notes

  • Offline
    • The following spirits will appear in the Shop on the Vault menu:
      • Zombie
      • Creeper
      • Skeleton
      • Slime (Minecraft)
      • Enderman
      • Villager & Iron Golem
      • Ghast
      • Piglin
      • Ender Dragon
  • Online
    • The controls during combat in battle arenas while spectators are present have been adjusted.
    • Adjustments have been made to the way Global Smash Power is calculated.
  • General
    • The following downloadable content will be usable after purchase:
      • Steve & Alex Challenger Pack
      • Creeper Mask + Outfit
      • Pig Mask + Outfit
      • Diamond Helmet + Armor
      • Travis Wig + Outfit
      • Bomberman Mask + Outfit
      • Gil’s Helmet + Armor
    • You cannot make videos of replays that contain DLC you have not purchased (fighters, stages, music, Mii Fighter costumes, etc.).
    • An issue where the movement delay after a perfect shield was behaving incorrectly under certain rules has been fixed.
    • Several issues have been fixed to improve gameplay experience.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate version 9.0.0 update fighter adjustments and balance changes

Fighter adjustments and balance changes for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate version 9.0.0 are here.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is now available on Nintendo Switch.