Category Archives: Super Smash Bros.

How to train an amiibo in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

amiibo training has changed a lot since its introduction in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. The training methods that worked then don’t work now: in fact, they’ll yield terrible results. Ultimate has truly changed the game, and today, I’m going to hit you with a list of helpful tips to keep in mind as you raise your amiibo to its highest potential.

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Professional Amiibo League: The Return!

If at first you don’t succeed, try try again.

Last season, Dreamy Jay’s King Dedede, Mr. Mallet, dominated the competition and claimed the Rose Gold Peach trophy AND a $70 Nintendo eShop gift card! This season is looking like it will be even bigger than last! Do you have what it takes to be a pro? If so, read more and find out what it will take to be the champion of the Professional Amiibo League!

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How to enter online amiibo tournaments in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Our community is certainly an interesting one. Participating in online amiibo tournaments may seem difficult to set up, but in truth, it’s one of the easiest events to get involved in! Here’s the jist of it: using an Amiibo Powersaves, trainers back up the file stored on their amiibo’s chip. Then they send this file to a tournament host – and that’s it! From there, the tourney host brings these files to life on their Nintendo Switch console. But like I said before, setup for all this might seem complicated, but I’m here to tell you it isn’t!

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Understanding amiibo Personalities in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

In Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, the most common amiibo training question was “can Figure Players taunt?”. I probably answered this question over a thousand times, no kidding – and now that FPs can taunt in Ultimate, there’s a new question on everyone’s minds: “what’s a personality?”. As you may well know, FPs can now have a “personality” (also known as a style). There are twenty-five different personalities: Normal, Cautious, Realistic, Unflappable, Light, Quick, Lightning Fast, Enthusiastic, Aggressive, Offensive, Reckless, Thrill Seeker, Daredevil, Versatile, Tricky, Technician, Show-Off, Flashy, Entertainer, Cool, Logical, Sly, Laid Back, Wild, and Lively. Phew.

Naturally, personalities pique the interest of many trainers, and today we’re going to dive deep on what they mean and why they’re not as important as they might seem.

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