I don't know if this will be helpful at all or be deleted within the first few minutes but I think it would help people that have not kept up with all the updates from the site and from other sources and other msc stuff about SSBB. Because if you think about it going through ALL of those at once updates would be tough, plus there are a lot of threads about old news. Ok here goes The official site of SSBB is smashbros.com (people have actually tried to post this as news ) Release Date The game was expected in Dec but was delayed for Feb, Japan gets theres in Jan Cover The cover was released, it looks lame and the ESRB rating was T Controls You can play it with a nunchuck and wiimote, gc controller, classic controller and 1 wiimote The controls are completely customizable New Characters Sonic is in with Metaknight King dedede Pit Diddy Ike Wario Pokemon Trainer Lucas (ness) New Items Smoke Ball- Creates smokescreens that are colorful Smart Bomb- The bomb from Starfox 64 its cool Assist Trophys- Like Pokeballs but with Nintendo Characters popping out instead New Features Final Smash-Appears as an item, hit it and you obtain your characters final smash attack, each character has there own unique attack. Options You now have the option to change music tracks, each stage has 2-3 songs Online SSBB is featuring online wi-fi play with fcs and random Spectator mode-you can watch games instead of playing Screen settings It features 16:9 widescreen as well as normal Screen Misc Pics The so called leaked roster pic is totally fake Events SSBB was playable in LA a couple of months ago go to smashboards.com to hear some first hand accounts. I don't know if this is gonna come across as totally useless or helpful for new guys but yeah here it is Please Sticky if you find this useful.