Minecraft’s Steve is joining the Super Smash Bros Ultimate roster

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Masahiro Sakurai recently unveiled the latest fighter that’s coming to Super Smash Bros. Ulitmate, and it’s from Minecraft!?

While Sakurai has yet to give us more detail, it looks like Steve, Alex, and Enderman from Minecraft are joining the Smash Ultimate roster!

In case you haven’t seen it yet, you can watch the reveal of Steve and company in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate here:

The introduction of the Minecraft characters showed off footage of Steve, Alex, and Enderman in action, though it’s not clear how they’ll play exactly. From the looks of it, players will be able to swap between the three in the middle of the match. The gameplay also shows Steve and Alex being able to place blocks in matches. Plus, there looks to be a special, Minecraft-themed stage.

More info on how Steve and Alex will play in-game will be revealed in a livestream that’s happening on October 3 at 7:30am Pacific Time (7:30pm PHT).

Steve (and company) joins Min Min from Arms the characters in the Fighter Pass Vol. 2 DLC, with four fighters still coming soon. The Fighter Pass Vol. 2 is available now for USD 29.99.