Do not waste this email.
For those who have purchased Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch, you may want to check your email because your DLC code for Piranha Plant may be there waiting.
Owners of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and those who buy a copy by January 31
However, you must redeem a code that Nintendo will send to the e-mail associated with your Nintendo account to receive the new character. The problem? The email subject line does not indicate that a code is in and just says "Thank you for purchasing the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate game."
I received this email and fortunately filed it away but at first glance it can be seen as a simple thank you from Nintendo to buy the game and can be quickly rubbish or ignored by those who do not understand what actually contain inside.
Be sure to check trash / spam / etc and make sure you do not miss the opportunity to play as Piranha Plant for free!
Piranha Plant, who becomes Petey Piranha from Super Mario Sunshine for his last smash, was announced during the latest Super Smash Bros Ultimate Nintendo Direct. 19659011] While Piranha Plant will be a new fighter, he is in addition to the five new warriors who will join the match and are part of Fighters Pass, which includes Joker from Person en 5.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch released last week, and in our review, we said "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Smash Bros. done right and done bigger than ever before."
Adam Bankhurst is a newswriter for IGN who is grateful that he still has his Piranha Plant Code! You can follow him on Twitter @AdamBankhurst.