That's right, Nintendo's official Smash Bros. site
just released the huge news that Sonic the Hedgehog, long time business rival to the mighty plumber from the Mushroom Kingdom, will be joining the roster to the next Smash Bros. game, Super Smash Bros. Brawl
, due in December! A lot of people kind of expected this once Nintendo announced the upcoming Mario Vs. Sonic at the Olympic Games
title, but seeing it made official gave me goosebumps as an O.G. (Original Gamer). Sonic joins the cast of new fighters to the series, including Nintendo characters Wario, Pit (Kid Icarus), Diddy Kong and others, as well as Konami's Metal Gear
mascot Snake. The "intelligence" videos where Snake converses with his supporting cast about the rest of the Smash Bros. cast is priceless, especially when he wonders what Yoshi would taste like...