A software update is now available that introduces new features and adjustments to enhance the overall experience. Please start the game while your Wii U console is connected to the internet to update the software. The software version after this update will be 1.0.8.
Adds ability to purchase new add-on content. Please visit the official Super Smash Bros. website for more information about purchasable add-on content.
Adds the Miiverse stage. During single-player or local multiplayer matches while connected to the internet, messages cheering on the participating fighters will appear in the stage background. Each fighter also has its own community on Miiverse.
Adjusts the game balance
Other adjustments have also been made to balance the game and make for a more pleasant gaming experience
Please note: a minimum of 2.4 GB available storage is required to perform this software update. Depending on the Wii U hardware pack you own and your use of it, an additional storage device may be required. Please visit our Storage section for details about additional storage devices.
In addition, you will be unable to play replays created in version 1.0.7 or below. This update is also required in order to access online features of the software.