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Hero Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Hero Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Hero is from the Dragon Quest Series and ranks as a A Tier Pick (Strong). This How To Play Hero Guide details the Best Spirits to use and highest Stats. This DLC character is in the Heavy Weight Class and has a Average Run Speed, Average Air Speed, Average Dash Speed. You unlock Hero by purchasing DLC in the Nintendo Shop.

Air Speed
Fall Speed
Run Speed
Dash Speed
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Hero Universe
Dragon Quest
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Hero Tier
A Tier
Rank: 24
Air Speed
Rank: 53
Fall Speed
Rank: 42
Run Speed
Rank: 28
Dash Speed
Rank: 46

Super Smash Blog Entry

The Hero from the DRAGON QUEST series joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a playable fighter! Wielding the Supreme Sword of Light and a trusty shield, he can slice his foes and block incoming attacks. When Hero pulls up his Command Selection screen, he’ll have access to a random selection of spells that could turn the tide of battle in his favor!

Hero Counter Matchups

The best character matchups for Hero in SSBU, the most reliable counter picks Hero is Weak Against are Roy and Pikachu. However, Hero is Strong Against Incineroar, Ganondorf, and Mega Man.

Weak Against

Strong Against

Hero Best Moves

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

Best Moves Frame
Up B 7
Uair 9
Nair 11
Final Smash Description
Gigaslash The hero swings his sword forward. If it hits an opponent, the hero calls upon the power of past protagonists. This attack can hit up to three fighters and will launch them all at the end of the move.
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All Alternate Hero Costumes in SSBU

Images of all Alternate Costumes.

SSBU Hero Alternative Costume 1SSBU Hero Alternative Costume 2

Best Spirits for Hero

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

Best Hero Spirits Spirit Name
Primary Spirit Alucard
Support Slot 1 Hard Man
Support Slot 2 Rathalos
Support Slot 3 Shine Sprite

You can learn more about Spirits HERE.

How To Unlock Hero In SSBU

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

  • World of Light Unlock Method - DLC
  • Cassic Mode Unlock Method - DLC
  • VS Mode Unlock Method - Play DLC

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