Only 3 out of an estimated 70 characters have been confirmed so far.
Bold denotes unlockable characters.
Each character has a home stage, having a total of 52 stages in the game.
- Classic Mode
- Adventure Mode
- All-Star Mode (must be unlocked)
- Event Match
- Special Orders
- Master Orders
- Crazy Orders
- Home-Run Contest
- Multi-Man Smash
- Target Test
- Blast the Crystals (must be unlocked)
- Board the Platforms (must be unlocked)
- Race to the Finish (must be unlocked)
- Versus Mode
- Special Smash
- Arena Mode
- Stamina Dodgeball
- Sandbag Soccer
- Smash Run (must be unlocked)
- Smash Tour (must be unlocked)
- Tournament Mode
The game featured several points to be unlocked, most of which include the trophies, unlockable characters and stages. Some of them are unlocked by a special way, like achieving a certain distance on the Home-Run Contest. For a full list, see List of unlockables (SSBK).