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Inkling Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Inkling Super Smash Bros Ultimate
Inkling

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

Weight
Air Speed
Fall Speed
Run Speed
Dash Speed
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Inkling Universe
Universe
Splatoon
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Inkling Tier
Tier
D Tier
Weight
Medium
Rank: 40-44
Air Speed
Fast
Rank: 12-17
Fall Speed
Average
Rank: 41-44
Run Speed
Average
Rank: 22
Dash Speed
Fast
Rank: 16

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Attacks with a variety of weapons. Covering opponents with ink leads to more and more damage—plus these Inklings are really fashionable!

Inkling Counter Matchups

The best character matchups for Inkling in SSBU, the most reliable counter picks Inkling is Weak Against are Lucina and R.O.B.. However, Inkling is Strong Against Captain Falcon, Ganondorf, and Donkey Kong.

Weak Against

Strong Against

Inkling Best Moves

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

Best MovesFrame
Nair, Usmash9
Bair10
UpB12
TechniqueDescription
Wall JumpingWhile touching the wall in the air, you can kick off the wall in the opposite direction by flicking L Stick away from the wall.
Reload InkSmash attacks and special moves use ink. Shield + Hold the special button to refill ink. If you run out of ink some moves will be unusable, and other less effective.
Final SmashDescription
Killer WailFires a powerful blast of sound waves.
SSBU Inkling MovesSSBU Inkling Moves

All Alternate Inkling Costumes in SSBU

Images of all Alternate Costumes.

SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 1SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 2SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 3SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 4SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 5SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 6SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 7SSBU Inkling Alternative Costume 8

Best Spirits for Inkling

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

Best Inkling SpiritsSpirit Name
Primary SpiritRuto
Support Slot 1Wooper
Support Slot 2Rock Mario
Support Slot 3Revali

Improves water and ice attacks, overall physical strength, and projectiles.

You can learn more about Spirits HERE.

How To Unlock Inkling In SSBU

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

  • World of Light Unlock Method - Nintendo Themed City Northwest of Srarting Area (World of Light)
  • Cassic Mode Unlock Method - Unlocked by Samus
  • VS Mode Unlock Method - Play

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

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