Nintendo has announced Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s 66th and 67th characters, Simon Belmont from the Castlevania series and Donkey Kong’s King K. Rool.
During a Nintendo Direct today, showed Simon attempting to save a beleaguered Luigi, who may or may not have been murdered. Fellow Belmont, Richter, will be an Echo Fighter for Simon.
Simon’s will use his Holy Whip, which offers a longer reach than any other fighter. His special attacks include his axe, cross, holy water, and the good ol’ uppercut, while his Final Smash is a Grand Cross.
The character also comes with a Castlevania stage, Dracula’s Castle. The stage will feature bosses from the Castlevania stage, including Dracula himself. The stage is backed by 34 tracks from the series as its soundtrack.