Nintendo and Bandai Namco have teamed to prepare two new installments in the popular Super Smash Bros. series of character brawlers and recently spent an entire Nintendo Direct sharing all kinds of new information about the upcoming Wii U and 3DS titles. On this episode of the Power Button podcast, Blake Grundman take an hour to discuss the latest announcements and reminisce about the series in general. We cover such topics as our favorite Smash characters, wish list hopes for the new games, long shot third-party inclusions, favorite Smash memories from the previous games in the series, and so much more. Join us! Download this week's episode directly from PTB, listen with the player below, find us on Stitcher, subscribe via iTunes, toss this RSS feed into your podcast aggregation software of choice, and be sure to catch up on past episodes if you're joining us late. Remember that you can reach us via , you can leave a message on the Power Button hotline by calling (720) 722-2781, and you can even follow us on Twitter at @PressTheButtons and @GrundyTheMan, or for just podcast updates, @ThePowerButton.