Yesterday, Nintendo lifted the curtain on some exciting new elements of the current-gen revision of one of their hottest titles; no doubt hoping to bolster the struggling WiiU. Game Director Masahiro Sakurai walks through the latest Direct which you can see in it's entirety here. Though no specific launch date is set, Sakurai does inform that the 3DS version will be launching first some time this summer, followed by a winter launch (presumably before the holiday season).

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Masahiro delves first into some details of the 3DS version:

The console version comes with a slew of new elements too:

It's shaping up to look like a polished release where Nintendo has clearly taken some tips from the fans and seemingly also some elements from community-made mod Project M. Perhaps with the recently flourishing growth of e-sports in mind, Nintendo seems to be putting stock into the clearly growing interest in a balanced and competitive game.