Super Smash Bros. takes characters from the Nintendo universe and throws them all into one light-hearted and wacky fighting game. Each character has their own signature moves and attributes. A variety of power-ups, and obstacles in each characters' stage, help or hinder you. Choose your favorite character and take on the computer in story mode, or up to three friends in multiplayer! Now's your chance to drop-kick Pikachu!
Super Smash Bros. uses a unique battle system. You can choose from many different characters and then battle on a variety of stages. The main objective is to attack your opponents and "smash" them off the stage. At the bottom of the screen, a damage counter is present. The damage percentage starts at 0% and continues to increase the more times you get attacked. The characters can fight each other with a big selection of fighting moves. In addition to basic punch and kick attacks, characters can use special character-specific moves. Characters also have the access to a more powerful SMASH attack. Hench the name Super SMASH Bros. You can also battle each other on Multi-player mode by simply inserting more game controllers and a few friends. Single player mode is similar to Multi-player mode, but you can choose from five difficulty levels (Very Easy, Easy, Normal, Hard, Very Hard) and try to beat a series of characters to get to the final boss. Also, bonus stages as well as "Board the Platforms", "Race to the Finish" and "Break the Targets". These bonus levels were specifically designed for the designated character.
- Twelve original Nintendo characters
- Dozens of levels
- Four-player simultaneous mode
- Variety of power-ups and weapons
This game is also known as Nintendo All-Star Dairantou Smash Brothers in Japan.