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Chrom Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Chrom Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Chrom is from the Fire Emblem Series and ranks as a B Tier Pick (Good). This How To Play Chrom Guide details the Best Spirits to use and highest Stats. This New Echo character is in the Medium Weight Class and has a Fast Run Speed, Average Air Speed, Super Fast Dash Speed. You unlock Chrom by playing as Roy in the VS. Game Mode.

Air Speed
Fall Speed
Run Speed
Dash Speed
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Chrom Universe
Fire Emblem
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Chrom Tier
B Tier
Rank: 36-39
Air Speed
Rank: 4-5
Fall Speed
Super Fast
Rank: 10-15
Run Speed
Rank: 12
Dash Speed
Super Fast
Rank: 11-12

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The protagonist of Fire Emblem Awakening joins the battle as Roy's echo fighter. His Final Smash is Awakening Aether. Like Aether in the original game, this move has Chrom charge toward his opponent, slashing with his sword.

Chrom Counter Matchups

The best character matchups for Chrom in SSBU, the most reliable counter picks Chrom is Weak Against are Squirtle and Pikachu. However, Chrom is Strong Against Ganondorf, Donkey Kong, and Charizard.

Weak Against

Strong Against

Chrom Best Moves

Here you can view the Best Chrom Moves based on Frame Startup (How fast the move is), this includes Neutral, Dash, Tilt, Smash, Aerial and Special Move Attacks.

Best Moves Frame
Uair 8
Nair 9
UpB 10
Final Smash Description
Awakening Aether
SSBU Chrom Moves

All Alternate Chrom Costumes in SSBU

Images of all Alternate Costumes.

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Best Spirits for Chrom

These are the Best Primary and Support Spirits to use with Chrom based on their Moves and playstyle.

Best Chrom Spirits Spirit Name
Primary Spirit Alucard
Support Slot 1 Hard Man
Support Slot 2 Reaper & Reapette
Support Slot 3 Ezlo

Improves sword and weapon attacks, side special power, and vertical launch power.

You can learn more about Spirits HERE.

How To Unlock Chrom In SSBU

You can Unlock Chrom from playing VS. Matches, Classic Mode and World of Light Game Modes In Super Smash Bros Ultimate.

  • World of Light Unlock Method - Sacred Land. Near a treasure chest. Press (A) on an open treasure chest. (World of Dark)
  • Cassic Mode Unlock Method - Unlocked by Ridley, Yoshi
  • VS Mode Unlock Method - Play Roy

You can learn more about the fastest way to unlock Chrom HERE.