Masahiro Sakurai has posted a new update regarding the development of “Super Smash Bros. 4” on the Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. According to a report from The Escapist Magazine on Dec. 31, the game director hinted that the production could be nearing completion in his column from the latest issue of the Famitsu gaming magazine.
He disclosed that the development team is at a point in which they will like to release “Super Smash Bros. 4” as quickly as possible. However, the staff members would also like to maintain the quality of the crossover fighting title. You can find some screens of the multiplatform video game in the slideshow gallery located to the left of this article and the comments from Masahiro Sakurai below (courtesy of Siliconera and The Escapist Magazine):
We’re at a stage where we’d like to release the new title as soon as possible, and offer something more enjoyable than ever.
A more specific release date for “Super Smash Bros. 4” has not yet been announced. The video game was previously confirmed to be a 2014 title for the Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. A representative from Nintendo previously hinted that it may be coming out in the spring season but the company has since stated that the individual was misquoted.
The development of “Super Smash Bros. 4” is being led by Masahiro Sakurai of Sora with Namco Bandai Games helping out with the production of the multiplatform video game.