Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Key events

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"I just get an IV drip and go to work like normal"

Nintendo fans are still concerned about the health of Smash Bros. boss Sakurai.

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Super Smash Bros. creator says Wii U version is likely his last

Pressure of improving each game "wound up tightening the noose around my neck".

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Nintendo terminating Wii and DS online services

Mario Kart, Smash Bros. Brawl, Animal Crossing affected.

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Smash Bros. boss talks Wii U GamePad controls

Dislikes "complicated controls just for the sake of it."

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New Super Smash Bros. to focus on Wii U, 3DS connectivity

Can't "just expand the volume of the game".

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Super Smash Bros. convinced Harada to make Tekken 3DS

"I want these people to play Tekken, too!"

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New Wii loses backwards compatibility

GameCube game and pad support gone.

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Smash Bros. Melee was "too difficult"

Nintendo picks apart its classic fighter.

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Smash Bros. user content to stop

No new submissions after 30th June.

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Mario Kart Wii tops global charts for 2008

Nintendo first-party games dominate.

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GTA IV is biggest global seller of 2008

Three of top five exclusive to Wii.

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UK chart: Smash Bros. still victorious

Buzz! PS3 playing catch-up.

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UK charts: Smash Bros. is smash hit

Muscles way to No. 1. Full top 40 inside.

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Smash Bros. Brawl Euro date

Late June. Plus lots of other Nintendo dates.

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March Wii sales top 720,000 in US

Wii beats PS3 and Xbox 360 combined.

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SSBB is fastest-selling Nintendo game

Two copies shifted every minute.

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SSBB discs causing problems in US

Nintendo repairing Wiis for free.

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Nintendo stamps on SSBB date talk

"Pure speculation and guesswork."

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"No plans" for Smash Bros. on DS

As far as creator Sakurai is concerned.

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Euro Smash Bros. contests a possibility

Nintendo is "looking at it".

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Smash Bros. conquers Japan chart again

Nintendo claims 22 spots in top 30.

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Nintendo trio roll out for GDC

Talking Wii Fit, WiiWare, Smash Bros.

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Nintendo blames SSBB problems on dirt

Offers to clean Japanese Wiis for free.

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June SSB date "a mistake", says Nintendo

Official website gets it wrong.

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Smash Bros. Brawl spoilers emerge

Early Japanese retail copies to blame.

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Smash Bros. to have VC demos

Called Masterpieces. Time limited.

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Super Smash Bros. delayed

In both the US and Japan.

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Captain Olimar joins Smash Bros. roster

Brings Pikmin friends. Wants Mario.

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Nintendo clarifies Q2 dates

Not finalised as yet.

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Gamble on fights in Smash Bros.

In new Spectator mode.

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Another MGS char in Smash Bros

Assist Trophy swordsman.

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Smash Bros. maps every day

Get creative with Stage Builder.

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PictoChat level in Smash Bros

Beat someone up on a penis.

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Hayter voicing Snake in Smash Bros.

Actor confirms involvement.

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Smash Bros. Wi-Fi detailed

Do it with friends or anyone.

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Smash Bros, Mario on for 07

Zelda DS, too. Phew.

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Smash Bros. Brawl trailer

The one from Nintendo World.

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Smash Bros. shown in Japan

With Fox back in the line-up.

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Super Smash Bros. details

Sakurai spills the beans.

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Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Count 'em. Or not.

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FeatureMiyamoto and Sakurai on Nintendo Wii

E3: Smash Bros., Mario, more.

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Super Smash Bros. coming to Wii

Brawl to feature Wario, Kid Icarus, Solid Snake.