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Here you’ll find all our guides for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in one place – keep this one bookmarked for all our future tips too!
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Guide Hub
Here’s all our pages so far on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Let us know if you enjoy them, and we’ll have more technique and character-specific guides for you!
Smash Ultimate Tier List
We’ve put together our Smash Ultimate Tier List to help you work out the best character for your playstyle.
What’s the best control setup for Smash Ultimate?
The default controls for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leave a lot to be desired, if we’re honest. Our Best Control Setup page shows the best setups for each controller.
How to Tech in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Teching is a key piece of kit in your defensive arsenal, but beginners aren’t taught about it by the game. Our teching guide has everything you need to know to start improving.
Directional Influence (DI) in Smash Ultimate
Our Directional Influence guide page is the perfect starting point to understanding the mechanics of Smash Ultimate on a deeper level. Once you’ve got to grips with it, you’ll be able to improve enormously very quickly.
What is Smash Directional Influence (SDI)?
Smash Directional Influence, or SDI, is a more complex mechanic that allows you to move your character during hitstun. It’s a bit of a weird one, so we’ve explained it over in our SDI guide.
Fast Falling In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Fast Falling is one of the more basic mechanics to understand, but it’s worth learning more about. In our Fast Fall guide, we’ve got some handy tips on how to best use this technique too!
How to Wall Jump in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Our Wall Jumping guide page lets you know which characters can use the wall jump mechanic to gain extra recovery options, as well as some tips on making the most of the move.
What is B-Reversing and Wavebouncing?
Another slightly more complex trick, B-Reversing and Wavebouncing are ways to change your character’s trajectory and facing direction using a set of airborne inputs. We’ve got it covered in our B-Reversing and Wavebouncing guide.
How to Footstool in Smash Ultimate
Our Footstooling guide gives you the lowdown on everything you need to know about the most disrespectful mechanic in the game. It lets you gimp enemies’ recoveries as well as enable otherwise unavailable combos.
How to Z-drop and air grab in Smash Ultimate
Like playing with items? Trying to learn matchups with Diddy Kong, Peach, Banjo or any of Smash Ultimate’s plethora of item-spawning characters? Our Z-dropping and air grabbing guide page is an essential resource for you.
How to train your Amiibo fighter
In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, you’re able to have your Amiibo figures come to life and fight. Here’s our Amiibo training guide, with advice on a training regime and Spirit choices.
Let us know what you’d like us to cover next! We’ll be keeping this page updated, so check back if you’re looking for any tips and tricks for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.