Super Smash Bros., originally released in Japan as Nintendo All Star! Dairantō Smash Brothers (Japanese: ニンテンドウオールスター！大乱闘だいらんとうスマッシュブラザーズ Hepburn: Nintendō Ōru Sutā! Dairantō Sumasshu Burazāzu, lit. "Nintendo All Star! Great Melee Smash Brothers"), is a fighting game developed by HAL Laboratory and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 64 home video game console. It was released in Japan on January 21, 1999; in North America on April 26, 1999; and in Europe on November 19, 1999.
The game is a crossover between many different Nintendo franchises, including Mario, Donkey Kong, The Legend of Zelda, Metroid, Yoshi, Mother, F-Zero, Star Fox, Kirby and Pokémon.