Masahiro Sakurai reveals how Sora appeared in Super Smash Bros Ultimate

In the recently translated Famitsu column, Masahiro Sakurai, creator of “Smash Bros.”, revealed how the highly demanded Sora from the Kingdom Hearts series appeared in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. As we already know, Sora is the most popular new character in fighter votes. However, Mr. Sakurai believes that it is almost impossible for Disney to agree to play this cute role in “Smash Bros.” Mr. Sakurai said that when he was invited to a certain awards venue, the key opportunity came, where he had the opportunity to meet with Disney representatives.

Sakurai believes that getting representatives to agree to use Sora in Smash is a difficult task, but the representative thinks that if Sora can be part of the Super Smash Bros Ultimate list, it would be great. Although the representative agreed to Sora in Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Sakurai knew that the company’s senior management might oppose the decision, so it became a long and deliberate discussion of Enix among the managers of Nintendo, Disney, and Square, naturally. , He was finally allowed to include Sora in Fighter Pass 2.

Sakurai also mentioned in the column that they initially decided that Fighter Pass 2 would include five fighters like the original Fighter Pass. The lineup has been determined, but because they all agreed that Sora should play, and he got the support of all participants, they increased the number of fighters in Fighter Pass 2. The development of Sora is under the strict supervision of Disney and Square Enix, which means that there are many obstacles to including him in the game, and many guidelines need to be followed. Sora is now available as a DLC in Super Smash Bros Ultimate on Nintendo Switch.