All Things Smash


Your Guide To Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Link as appearing in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Link

Heavyweight

Legend of Zelda


Damage Table for Link

Smash Attacks

Neutral

Neutral SS

Neutral WS

3% (Hit 1)

3% (Hit 2)

4% (Hit 3)

Up

Up SS

Up WS

4% (Hit 1)

3% (Hit 2)

9-11% (Hit 3)

Down

Down SS

Down WS

16% | 11%

17% | 12%

14% | 10%

Side

Side SS

Side WS

7% | 13% (Blade)

14% | 13% (Tip)

5-13% (Beam)

Special Attacks

Neutral

Neutral SS

Neutral WS

4%-6% (Uncharged)

12-18% (Full Charge)

2.1-3.9% (Thrown)

Up

Up SS

Up WS

11.2%|9.6%|7.2%|5.6% (Tip)

14%|12%|9%|7% (Blade)

4%|2%|2%|2%|4% (Air)

Down

Down SS

Down WS

1% (Throw)

7% (Explosion)

N/A

Side

Side SS

Side WS

8-9.6%

3% (Return)

6-7.2%

Air Attacks

Neutral

Neutral SS

Neutral WS

9% (Leg)

11% (Foot)

6%

Up

Up SS

Up WS

15%

N/A

13%

Down

Down SS

Down WS

18%

11% (Bounce)

15%

Forward

Forward SS

Forward WS

8% (Hit 1)

10% (Hit 2)

N/A

Back

Back SS

Back WS

5% (Hit 1)

7% (Hit 2)

N/A

Tilt Attacks

Up

Up SS

Up WS

11%

N/A

N/A

Down

Down SS

Down WS

9%

N/A

N/A

Side

Side SS

Side WS

13%

N/A

N/A

Other

Pummel

Up Throw

Down Throw

Forward Throw

Back Throw

1.3%

5% | 2%

3% | 3%

3% | 2.5%

3% | 2.5%

Air Grab

Air Grab SS

Air Grab WS

N/A

N/A

N/A

Dash

Dash SS

Dash WS

13% (Blade)

14% (Tip)

12% (Body)

Floor Forward

Floor Back

Floor Trip

Edge

7%

7%

5%

9%

Special Move Breakdowns


Link performing the move Bow and Arrows.

Bow and Arrows

Shoots an arrow (two at once if one is picked up off the ground). Can be charged by holding the button.

Charging increases damage, distance, and speed. Can be used to gimp opponents recoveries, to stop an opponent's approach, for zoning, or to pressure opponents from afar.

Link performing the move Boomerang.

Boomerang

Throws a boomerang diagonally. The control stick can be flicked for extra power and distance.

Launches opponents vertically while moving forward, and towards Link on the return with a weaker knock back. Can be used for combos, or defensively to cover risky options.

Link performing the move Spin Attack.

Spin Attack

Strikes opponents while spinning. Acts as a jump if used in midair.

A powerful attack on the ground when charged, or a reliable out-of-shield option that can KO at higher percentages. The aerial version can kill near the edges, and is a reliable vertical recovery, tho

Link performing the move Remote Bomb.

Remote Bomb

Creates a remote bomb with the Sheikah Slate. Down special again detonates it.

The bomb can be picked up, thrown back, and knocked around making it unpredictable at times. With practice it becomes an incredible combo tool, and can also be used to edge guard, for spacing, to gimp