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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Ness amiibo Guide

Welcome to our Ness amiibo guide! As seasoned trainers know all too well, Ness is one of the stronger fighters in competitive amiibo matches, and this is thanks in part to his excellent special moves. Using PK Fire and PK Thunder, he boasts a near-unrivaled damage output, and once his opponent is weakened, he can move in and KO them with an up smash, up air, or back throw. Ultimate’s AI doesn’t properly react to being juggled by PK Thunder, so it often gives up and lets itself get hit (and eventually KO’d). This works out great for Ness, who has accrued solid tournament placements as a result. If you’d like to learn more about his strengths, weaknesses, and matchups, be sure to check his corresponding wiki page — otherwise, let’s jump right into today’s training!

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Lucas amiibo Guide

Welcome to our Lucas amiibo guide! Lucas is the perfect example of a Figure Player who has become well-optimized over the years. At first, off-stage play was his jam, and he’d be taught to use aerials to utterly crush opponents trying to recover. And while that’s still one viable strategy, some competitive Lucas amiibo choose to stay on-stage instead. In terms of their optimal playstyles, you might even say that Ness and Lucas are kind of similar. If you’d like to learn even more about Lucas’ strengths and weaknesses, please check his wiki page. Otherwise, let’s jump right into today’s training!

Special thanks to gamer for contributing Lucas’ training information!

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The problem with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Ness amiibo

It’s no secret that Ness’s Figure Player is one of the strongest in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. He has one of the best movesets in the game, a variety of kill options, and solid tournament results. It’s well established that Ness is a top-tier threat, but he still has his weaknesses — and that’s what we’re going to be talking about today.

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