Smash Ultimate: Update v10.0.0 Patch Notes

A new update approaches

Nintendo will add a new update to Super Smash Bros Ultimate will get a new update, bringing the game to v10.0.0.

Smash Ultimate has undergone a flurry of updates in the past few months to accommodate Minecraft's Steve, who was added in the version 9.0.0 update.

Now the newest fighter, Sephiroth, is being added to the game!

Here's what we know about update v10.0.0.

Release Date

The Patch went live on the 17th December!

Patch Notes


  • The Sephiroth Challenge mode event has been added for a limited time.
  • You can attempt this mode if you've purchased the Sephiroth Challenger Pack or the Fighters Pass Vol. 2. Defeating Sephiroth will unlock him as a playable fighter and grant access to his stage.
  • This mode will appear on the upper left of the main menu. Press the + Button to take on the challenge.
  • Once the event period is over, the mode will become unavailable, but Sephiroth and his stage will be unlocked immediately for anyone who has purchased the Sephiroth Challenger Pack or the Fighters Pass Vol. 2.
  • Several issues have been fixed to improve gameplay experience.

Note that you cannot make videos of replays that contain DLC you have not purchased (fighters, stages, music, Mii Fighter costumes, etc.).

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