Back in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, Captain Falcon wasn’t anything too special — in fact, he was almost entirely outclassed by Ganondorf, whose power and tournament viability were far greater. That’s not the case anymore, though! Captain Falcon is the king of close combat and moving hitboxes, which grants him a great deal of potential in a competitive setting. If you’d like to read more about Captain Falcon’s metagame history, check out his corresponding wiki page. Otherwise, let’s jump right into today’s training!
A complete summary of Captain Falcon’s performance in Super Smash Bros. 4 can be found on the character’s information page. It includes strengths and weaknesses, AI quirks, and an archive of tournament representation and results.