Buy and register the game by Jan. 31 to score a free Piranha Plant fighter
If you’ve already picked up the Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate game, we hope you’re loving every action-packed minute. And if you haven’t yet purchased, now is the time. If you buy and register the game by Jan. 31, 2019, you’ll get Piranha Plant as free DLC!*
Make sure you’ll get the free fighter by following these steps to register your game:
If you buy the digital version of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate before 11:59 p.m. PT on Jan. 31, 2019…then it will automatically be registered. You’ll receive a download code** for the Piranha Plant DLC at the email associated with your Nintendo Account within 10 days after registering. Enter the code on Nintendo eShop and you’re set.
If you buy the retail version, then you’ll need to register your game card with My Nintendo before 11:59 p.m. PT on Jan. 31, 2019. Here are the steps:
1) First, create a My Nintendo account at my.nintendo.com if you haven’t already done so.
2) Insert the game card into your Nintendo Switch console and highlight the game icon on the HOME menu.
3) Press the + or – button to access the software Options menu.
4) Highlight “My Nintendo Rewards Program,” then select “Earn Points (Game Card version only)” to finish the process.
Once registered, you’ll receive the download code** via the email associated with your Nintendo Account within 10 days. Enter that code on Nintendo eShop.
If you miss this limited-time offer, Piranha Plant will also be available as paid DLC at a later time.
For even more downloadable goodies, check out the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass. This pass gives you access to each DLC Challenger Pack as they are released. Five Challenger Packs are planned, each with a new fighter, new stage, and additional music selections. The first fighter has already been announced: Joker from Persona 5!
Learn more about the Fighters Pass or purchase today on the official site.
*Full version of game required to use DLC (sold separately).
**Download code expires 11:59 p.m. PT on 6/30/2019.
The DLC packs will require additional storage space. Nintendo Switch storage can be expanded with a microSD card if needed.