In the Nintendo 3DS/Wii U versions, specific characters have custom moves that can damage or break shields very easy. Mr. Game & Watch has fast, high-priority Aerial Attacks coupled with large, disjointed hitboxes. He was designed as a composite representation of various generic characters featured in the Game & Watch series, created by Gunpei Yokoi in 1980. When holding their shield, characters do not have all the same options as they do while standing, but they are still able to use many moves. Have Mr. Game & Watch join the player's party in the Subspace Emissary (Battleship Halberd Bridge). A shield which is much smaller than him, making it easy to stab and break. Complete one of the following: 1. Mr. Game & Watch is currently ranked 19th in Melee's tier list. Mr. Game and Watch in Melee suffers from the same problem as Donkey Kong and Pikachu. Characters can also grab and jump out of their shield. This shield was more effective than the guarding ability he normally had. During the attack, Mr. Game & Watch's head is invincible. An extremely powerful hammer attack that can KO the opponent at low percentages. Mr. Game & Watch waves a flag upward to hit opponents into the air. By holding the B button, Mr. Game & Watch will fling five sausages at the opponent. 14% (sweetspot), 13% (sourspot), 6% (landing), Mr. Game & Watch pulls out a key and plunges downward towards the ground. BrawlSSBWU/3DSUltimate The knockback of some moves when breaking the shield transfers to the opponent, thus pushing the character with the broken shield off the edge. His shield doesn't cover his entire body either, leaving him very vulnerable. Availability Attacking a shield makes it deplete faster, and with shield stun you can force your opponent in a shield to do things once you start applying shield pressure. Mr. Game & Watch attacks the opponent multiple times using a Bug-Spray Gun. Attacks with a hammer and holds up a digital display ranging from 1 to 9. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Mr. Game and Watch players must therefore be able to read their opponents ridiculously well in order to simply survive and to have a chance in competitive play. Mr. Game & Watch juggles the opponent as a ball before launching them into the air. Mr. Game & Watch pulls out a torch and swings it forward. Clear Target Smash!! Mr. Game & Watch reaches down and flips a manhole that launches the opponent into the air. Why exactly Yoshi has a unique shield yet no other character does is a mystery. F (19) Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Mr. Game & Watch (Mr. ゲーム&ウォッチ, Mr. Game & Watch) is a secret character in Super Smash Bros. Melee. Donkey Kong's Shield is known to be very small related to his size (though it's big), making him very easy to shield stab. Mr. Game & Watch attacks the opponent by thrusting a chair forward. A weak attack that does not make the opponent flinch. A character can roll to reposition themself while retaining invincibility. Mr. Game & Watch pulls out a hammer and slams it down on both sides. 3. He also has very bad overall matchups against the majority of the cast (although some are advantageous or even). Shield breaking moves are ones that can be comboed to prevent a character from rolling out or from dropping the shield without being hit. This allows him to combo fairly well, especially against fast fallers. Mr. Game & Watch juggles the opponent as a ball before launching them behind him. List of Super Smash Bros. series characters, https://supersmashbros.fandom.com/wiki/Mr._Game_%26_Watch_(Super_Smash_Bros._Melee)?oldid=579631. No If a projectile hits a shield at just the right angle, it will be deflected, rather than blocked. Density was presumably removed because shielding can be assigned to buttons that aren't analog, as the GameCube Controller's L and R buttons are. Two firefighters appear with a trampoline to launch Mr. Game & Watch high into the air. Ryu is the only character with a shield that uses sound effects. Shield Break is breaking a shield with a particular size and strength. Mr. Game & Watch Like other characters, if Jigglypuff's shield breaks, Jigglypuff will fly upward and then be stunned for a short period of time. Mr. Game & Watch is ranked #22 on the current Melee tier list. He has strong finishers, a powerful aerial game, and one of the highest vertical recoveries in the game, but it is predictable, and it can be difficult to sweetspot the ledge with. The easiest shield breaking move is Kirby's Up Tilt, which will break a shield in three to four hits without the shielder being able to roll out. When fighting Mr. Game & Watch, he will be fought at Flat Zone. His movement is choppy and sluggish, thus he is dependent on wavedashing and dash-dancing as his primary method of movement. The initial raising of the shield creates a small energy wave; if that wave hits a projectile, it will be reflected. Mr. Game & Watch climbs onto the stage and swings a bell at the opponent. For players to unlock Mr. Game & Watch, the Classic Mode, Adventure Mode or Target Test has to be cleared with all other characters. The range of this attack is slightly reduced. Jigglypuff, however, flies several hundred times farther upward than any other character in the game(s). However, Mr. Game & Watch's Tilts and Smashes are choppy and easy to predict, while his slow roll and sidestep cripple his defense. Mr. Game & Watch blows upward twice to hit opponents directly above him. Pikachu is known for having the smallest shield size, making both easy shield stabbing and shield breaking. Captain Falcon's jabs can shut down out of shield options for a lot of characters, making shield less viable for Peach for example. His Oil Panic can also catch energy projectiles. The items Fan and Mr. Saturn are also very effective shield breakers as well. A light shield will cover a wider area and shrink more slowly than a dense shield, but the user will skid back a larger distance when hit. Hitting the opponent with the frying pan will deal more damage and knockback. If a shield is fully raised and encircles an incoming attack, the attack will be Perfect Shielded. This can best be seen when he's turning while using a. Mr. Game & Watch takes out a frying pan and flings sausages at the opponent. Mr. Game & Watch trips and slides forward while wearing a helmet. A shield which is much smaller than him, making it easy to stab and break. Mr. Game & Watch actually uses a fully animated 3D model, despite his 2D appearance. A Shield is a circle of energy encircling the user that blocks all attacks with the exception of grabs and Final Smashes. In addition to the normal trophy about Mr. Game & Watch as a character, there are two trophies about him as a fighter, unlocked by completing the Adventure and All-Star modes respectively with Mr. Game & Watch on any difficulty: Mr. Game & Watch's alternate costumes in Super Smash Bros. Melee. The duo is invincible during this time. Additionally, only his down and forward aerials can L-cancel, which can be a major problem in high level play. Yoshi's shield design, on the other hand, is possibly based on an occurrence in Yoshi's Island. Number of Jumps Mr. Game and Watch must then be fought and defeated on Flat Zone. Unlockable However, even when he does appear to be 3D (such as by turning around with a Hammer), he is always 2D. with 30 different characterson any single difficulty level. However, his Back Aerial, Up Aerial, and Neutral Aerial cannot be L-canceled. Universe Mr. Game & Watch will always receive 12% recoil damage regardless on whether this attack hits an opponent or not. Shields deplete by about 8.4 per second, while they recharge at about 2.1 per second. Mushroom Kingdom (Super Smash Bros. Melee), https://supersmashbros.fandom.com/wiki/Shield?oldid=589457. Mr. Game & Watch juggles the opponent as a ball and drops them onto the ground. In Ultimate, Olimar's shield also does not cover his entire head causing attacks for the top to shield poke. Mr. Game & Watch pulls out two hammers and slams them down on both sides. Marth, Roy, and Ike's Standards, at a full charge, will break a shield. Mr. Game and Watch in Melee suffers from the same problem as Donkey Kong and Pikachu. Certain attacks have increased shield damage, meaning that they deal more damage to shields than to other targets. List of Super Smash Bros. series characters. This phenomenon is known as the Shield Jump and can be helpful sometimes. If the control stick is tilted slightly, the shield can be shifted slightly to help block attacks from specific directions if the shield gets too small. Mr. Game & Watch opens up a parachute in the air. As of yet, it is not known if anyone can escape this type of KO once stunned. He is the last character to be unlocked in the game. The shield may also be based on Yoshi becoming invincible once swallowing a Turbo Tulip in Yoshi's Story, although that is generally attributed to the Egg Roll instead. Mr. Game & Watch's All-Star trophy is the only All-Star Trophy that doesn't show him with an.