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Training the strongest Palutena amiibo in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Once upon a time, Palutena was low-tier. More specifically, one of the bottom ten Figure Players in Super Smash Bros. 4, and for a variety of reasons. Things are looking better for the Goddess of Light in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, though; between a number of direct buffs, AI changes, and increased tournament representation, Palutena has found herself as a solid mid-tier character! And today, we’re here to talk about training strategies you can use to make her even stronger. Let’s get started!

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Training the strongest Dark Pit amiibo in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Dark Pit was pretty good in Super Smash Bros. 4! A bit underrepresented, sure, but wound up in the A tier nonetheless! Dark Pit’s standing in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is just about the same, too; perhaps this owes to how little he changed in the transition between games. Regardless, Dark Pit is a strong contender in Ultimate’s rapidly-evolving metagame. Full disclosure here: our Pit and Dark Pit guides are pretty much exactly the same. Like, word-for-word the same. If you’re looking for the Pit guide, you can find it here, but they’re just about identical, save for like, one screenshot. We keep character guides of Echo Fighters split for the sake of convenience, so thanks for understanding! Now then, without further ado…

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Training the strongest Pit amiibo in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Pit was pretty good in Super Smash Bros. 4! A bit underrepresented, sure, but wound up in A tier nonetheless! Pit’s standing in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is just about the same, too; perhaps this owes to how little he changed in the transition between games. Regardless, Pit is a strong contender in Ultimate’s rapidly-evolving metagame. Full disclosure here: our Pit and Dark Pit guides are pretty much exactly the same. Like, word-for-word the same. If you’re looking for the Dark Pit guide, you can find it here, but they’re just about identical, save for like, one screenshot. We keep character guides of Echo Fighters split for the sake of convenience, so thanks for understanding! Now then, without further ado…

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