Sakurai Addresses High Volume Of Sword Fighters In Smash (Again), Reminds Fans It’s Not His Call

“Like it or not, it’s not up to me”.

Later today, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai will be showcasing the new DLC fighters. This time around, it’s Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and they just so happen to be another set of sword users.

In the lead-up to this broadcast, Sakurai appeared on the latest episode of Washa Live and took the chance to remind everyone that the decision to add sword fighters isn’t up to him. Here’s what he had to say, courtesy of a translation by Nintendo Everything:

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