Smash Ultimate DLC was announced to kick off Tuesday's Nintendo Direct E3 Presentation.

A Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of the Elusive Age character are coming to the game this summer as the next downloadable content addition in Smash Ultimate.

Here's everything you need to know about Dragon Quest XI characters coming to Super Smash Bros Ultimate.

Smash Ultimate DLC: Dragon Quest Characters Enter Super Smash Bros Ultimate

The hero from Dragon Quest XI is the next available character. He is the second character in the Fighters Pass following Joker from Persona 5. The Dragon Quest XI hero marks the first time the popular Japanese role-playing game makes an appearance in a Super Smash Bros game.

His release window is slated for Summer 2019, but no specific date has been announced.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of the Elusive Age also comes to the Nintendo Switch on Sept. 27 for those who might have had their interest piqued by this announcement.

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