Masahiro Sakurai
Masahiro Sakurai notes that Super Smash Brothers Ultimate could be his last in the series
By on June 14th, 2018 0
Amidst all the hype of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, the hard-working and enigmatic lead designer of the Smash series, Masahiro Sakurai, once again took center stage at E3. A full...
Nintendo on Sakurai’s health, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate not being a port, and more
By on June 13th, 2018 0
Nintendo's Bill Trinen recently sat down with Game Informer to discuss some details regarding the newly announced Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Some online discussions broke out...
Sakurai to smash into Nintendo’s E3 2018 presentation
By on June 6th, 2018 0
The esteemed Masahiro Sakurai has revealed via his Twitter account that he will be involved in Nintendo’s E3 2018 presentation. The mind behind Kirby will most likely talk...
Translated interview reveals Sakurai’s gaming habits and collection
By on January 11th, 2017 0
Masahiro Sakurai recently sat down with Denfamico Gamer for an interview that discusses his gaming habits and his extensive and meticulously organized video game collection....
Sakurai discusses gaming philosophy and procedure for revealing game announcements
By on March 16th, 2016 0
Recently, Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai contributed his 500th column on Famitsu's magazine, and celebrated by doing a livestream in which he played games and answered...
Sakurai wanted a playable Geno in Super Smash Bros.
By on February 28th, 2016 3
All Nintendo fans know by now there was a fan ballot for downloadable characters to make the fighter roster for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS. Fans of the game felt this was...
Sakurai unsure about new Smash Bros. title, says Smash DLC ending soon
By on December 18th, 2015 4
On a special interview concerning the Fire Emblem series, titled Making of Fire Emblem: 25 Years of Development Secrets, Masahiro Sakurai unveiled some info regarding the next...
Sakurai upset about fans complaining over extra features
By on August 12th, 2015 28
"Don't need this, don't need that." How many times have you told yourself the above sentence when playing a game? How many times have you solved this problem by simply not using...
The original Hyrule Castle stage is coming to Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U
By on June 14th, 2015 7
Kicking off the week of E3 2015, Masahiro Sakurai, director of the Super Smash Bros. series, unveiled numerous details pertaining to upcoming characters and stages for Super Smash...
Masahiro Sakurai hosting a Smash Bros. presentation on June 14
By on June 8th, 2015 0
Nintendo of America has announced that Masahiro Sakurai will be hosting a Super Smash Bros. presentation on June 14 at 7:40 PDT. The information provided to the press stated that...
Sakurai states he pours body and soul into projects in an interview with Game Informer
By on December 3rd, 2014 10
Game Informer magazine recently sat down with the director of the flagship Nintendo franchise Super Smash Bros. in order to ask him a series of questions about the development...
Sakurai has no plans for future Super Smash Bros. DLC after Mewtwo
By on November 20th, 2014 10
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U creator Masuhiro Sakurai recently sat down for an interview with Brett Phipps of VideoGamer. With the game about to launch, there were a few...
Sakurai explains his third party character picks
By on October 7th, 2014 22
Nintendo Life recently sat down with Masahiro Sakurai, lead developer for the Smash Bros. series, asking him a few questions regarding his insanely popular game...
The answer as to why Sheik and Zelda are separate characters in new Smash title
By on October 1st, 2014 35
As someone who "mained" Princess Zelda in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, I was very intrigued when it was announced that Sheik and Zelda would now be separate characters in the newest...
Smash screen round-up: Inside Master Hand’s glove, Mii hats and new “Gamer” stage
By on September 26th, 2014 4
Super Smash Bros. series director Masahiro Sakurai is still busy teasing the upcoming Wii U and 3DS titles on Miiverse, giving us a new screenshot and a little insight every day....