Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update 1.2 Out Now - VGChartz
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update 1.2 Out Now

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Update 1.2 Out Now - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 14 December 2018 / 1,942 Views

Nintendo has released update version 1.2 for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The update adds a Hard difficulty to Adventure mode.


Read the patch notes below:

  • Offline Gameplay
    • Adjusted difficulty of approaching challengers.
  • Online Gameplay
    • When matchmaking in Quickplay, the Format setting of your Preferred Rules will be prioritized more. This may cause matchmaking to take more time. Also, there is no guarantee that matchmaking will be done exactly as shown in the set Preferred Rules.
    • Increased the stability of the synchronous connection within Battle Arenas.

    NOTE: Online features require a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

  • Misc.
    • Game balance adjustments.
    • Various gameplay fixes.
    • The following fighters had specific adjustments and changes:
      • Donkey Kong, Link, Kirby, Luigi, Ice Climbers, Young Link, Olimar, Toon Link, Villager, Greninja, PAC-MAN, Duck Hunt, and Isabelle

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Soren0079 (on 14 December 2018)

Atthe top of the post yousaid it adds a hard difficulty to adventure mode, when in fact that happend with the day one patch.

StriderKiwi (on 14 December 2018)

Would like to know the specifics of both the character balancing and the challenger difficulty tweak.