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Piranha Plant DLC for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - FAQ

Piranha Plant takes root! The iconic enemy from the Super Mario series is coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for early purchasers. Purchase a digital or physical copy of the game by 31/01/19 to receive a free code for the Piranha Plant DLC in the game.

For additional information about this offer, please visit the official Nintendo website.

FAQ:

How can I get the free Piranha Plant DLC?

Complete the following steps to receive your free download code:

  1. Use your Nintendo Account to purchase a digital copy or register a physical copy of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate by 31/01/19.
  2. Claim the My Nintendo Gold Points for your purchase of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate by 31/01/19.
  3. If you claim your Gold Points, a download code for the Piranha Plant fighter will be sent to the email address associated with your Nintendo Account. The codes will be sent out starting in mid-November.
  4. After the send-out period begins, your download code will be sent within 72 hours of when you claimed the Gold Points for the software. The download code will expire on 30/06/19.
  5. Redeem your code in Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch.
  6. Your Piranha Plant DLC will be unlocked in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate when it becomes available in 2019 (exact date TBD).
    • Please note: you can still receive the Piranha Plant even if you do not have an active Nintendo Switch Online membership.

I pre-ordered the game through a retailer or online store, am I still eligible for this promotion?

Yes. Just be sure to either redeem the download code via Nintendo eShop or register your physical copy of the game on My Nintendo before 1 February 2019.

Do physical and digital purchases qualify?

Yes. This offer applies to digital and physical purchases.

Do I qualify if I purchased the Nintendo Switch Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Edition hardware bundle?

Yes. You will qualify for the promotion as soon as you redeem the download code included in the bundle.

When will I receive my code?

An email with your free download code will arrive within 72 hours of when you purchase or register your game.

When can I redeem my code?

You can redeem the download code as soon as you receive it. The Piranha Plant DLC will be unlocked in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate when it becomes available in 2019 (exact date TBD).

When do the download codes expire?

The download codes for the Piranha Plant DLC expire on 30/06/19.

Will the Piranha Plant DLC be available for purchase outside of this offer?

Yes. The Piranha Plant DLC will be available as a standalone purchase in 2019 (exact date TBD). It is not included in the Fighters Pass.

Where is this offer available?

This offer is available to players in the European region.