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Toon Link joins Smash Bros Wii U and 3DS

Eleven new screenshots also released

Nintendo has confirmed Toon Link as the latest character to join its upcoming Super Smash Bros. game.

The character was revealed on the official Smash Bros. website along with a eleven screenshots from the game.

Toon Link made his series debut in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, released in 2008 for Wii. The character is also the star of The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker (read our review here), which is scheduled to be re-released in HD for Wii U on October 4.

Smash Bros. series creator Masahiro Sakurai is serving as producer on the new game, which is a Wii U and 3DS crossover being developed in partnership with Namco Bandai.

The first Super Smash Bros Wii U trailer revealed Capcom's Mega Man and Animal Crossing's villager will be playable for the first time in the series. Wii Fit Trainer will make her series debut too.

Nintendo has also confirmed a Pilotwings stage, while Captain Olimar from Pikmin and Princess Peach will be returning characters.


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