Just in time for budget Black Friday, Nintendo announced a Switch bundle launching on November 19 that will include the OLED model of the hybrid handheld console with the crossover fighter. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
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In Press releasethe company said that the Nintendo Switch – OLED Model System + Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Full Game Download) will be available at “select retailers” and on the My Nintendo store for $350. It will include the console and the game, plus three months of Nintendo Switch Online so you can practice your wave movement against friends and randoms from around the world in preparation for the next Super Smash Bros. tournament if you wish. While it wasn’t specified who “select retailers” refers to, you can assume it means your usual suspects: Best Buy, Game stopTarget, Walmart and the like.
One thing worth noting about the package is the custom Joy-Cons you get. Sure, they’re not captivating or flashy, just dark gray controllers with a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate-line inspired by them engraved, but they are different and come with the console.
On the other hand, some fans online are lamenting that the dock that comes with this bundle is a standard Switch dock, rather than the fancy, custom one that came with Nintendo’s previous version. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate package when the game was first released.
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This isn’t the only Nintendo Switch bundle the company is releasing this holiday season. Next to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate one, Nintendo will also launch Nintendo Switch Lite – Animal Crossing: New Horizons packages for $200 (see in target), the Nintendo Switch – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundle (which also comes with three months of Nintendo Switch Online) for $300 (see on amazon) and a controller pack for the red and blue Joy-Cons with a digital copy of Super Mario Party for $100. The aforementioned console bundles are available now, while the controller bundle will be released on November 10. Good luck while you shop. He becomes agitated.