To commemorate the launch of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze in Europe and North America, Masahiro Sakurai has announced on Miiverse that Diddy Kong is once again returning as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. 4. Diddy Kong previously made his first appearance in the Smash Bros. franchise in Super Smash Bros. Brawl for the Nintendo Wii.
Sakurai had this to say on Miiverse regarding the reveal of Diddy Kong:
“Pic of the day. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is out now in Europe and North America! …And to celebrate, Diddy Kong joins the battle!!”
Hit the jump to view more screenshots of Diddy Kong’s debut on the Wii U and 3DS versions of Super Smash Bros. 4!