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Ike Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Ike Super Smash Bros Ultimate

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

Air Speed
Fall Speed
Run Speed
Dash Speed
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Ike Universe
Fire Emblem
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Ike Tier
B Tier
Super Heavy
Rank: 11-15
Air Speed
Rank: 27-29
Fall Speed
Rank: 28-33
Run Speed
Rank: 67
Dash Speed
Rank: 58-64

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Ike's side smash attack is extremely powerful, but it leaves him open, so you'll need to read your opponent's moves carefully. You can choose between his Path of Radiance and Radiant Dawn costumes.

Ike Counter Matchups

The best character matchups for Ike in SSBU, the most reliable counter picks Ike is Weak Against are Pichu and Young Link. However, Ike is Strong Against King K. Rool, Jigglypuff, and Kirby.

Weak Against

Strong Against

Ike Best Moves

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

Best Moves Frame
Bair 10
Nair 13
Fair 14
Technique Description
Counter Counter when getting attacked by adopting a particular stance. The more powerful the attack received is, the stronger the counter will be.
Final Smash Description
Great Aether Opponents are launched into the air and struck multiple times.
SSBU Ike Moves

All Alternate Ike Costumes in SSBU

Images of all Alternate Costumes.

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Best Spirits for Ike

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

Best Ike Spirits Spirit Name
Primary Spirit Alucard
Support Slot 1 Hard Man
Support Slot 2 Shine Sprite
Support Slot 3 Victini

Improves sword and weapon attacks, all special move power, and smash attacks become faster and stronger.

You can learn more about Spirits HERE.

How To Unlock Ike In SSBU

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

  • World of Light Unlock Method - Mysterious Dimension (World of Dark)
  • Cassic Mode Unlock Method - Unlocked by Little Mac
  • VS Mode Unlock Method - Play Meta Knight

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