Today’s update Sakurai has announced that Zelda will be returning for Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS. The announcement coincides with the release of The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds in Japan.
Sakurai on Miiverse:
Pic of the day. To celebrate the launch of The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds in Japan, Zelda joins the battle!! It’s great to see so many female characters this time around.
In addition Sakurai has uploaded a few screenshots of her in action.