Super Smash Bros Ultimate Pikachu is from the Pokémon Series and ranks as a A Tier Pick (Strong). This How To Play Pikachu Guide details the Best Spirits to use and highest Stats. This character is in the Light Weight Class and has a Fast Run Speed, Average Air Speed, Average Dash Speed. You unlock Pikachu by playing as Wii Fit Trainer in the VS. Game Mode.
Super Smash Blog Entry
This fierce fighter uses electric moves like Thunder Jolt and Thunder. Pikachu Libre is one of the alternate costumes and you can tell she's female by the shape of her tail.
Pikachu Counter Matchups
The best character matchups for Pikachu in SSBU, the most reliable counter picks Pikachu is Weak Against are Ness and Mr. Game And Watch. However, Pikachu is Strong Against Ganondorf, King K. Rool, and Donkey Kong.
Pikachu Best Moves
Here you can view the Best Pikachu Moves based on Frame Startup (How fast the move is), this includes Neutral, Dash, Tilt, Smash, Aerial and Special Move Attacks.
|Wall Jumping||While touching the wall in the air, you can kick off the wall in the opposite direction by flicking L Stick away from the wall.|
|Directional Special Moves||Special Moves will send you in the direction the L Stick is tilted. If you change the input direction in the middle of the move, you'll head in the new direction.|
|Volt Tackle||Pikachu flies around & through terrain, dealing damage to enemy players|
All Alternate Pikachu Costumes in SSBU
Images of all Alternate Costumes.
Best Spirits for Pikachu
These are the Best Primary and Support Spirits to use with Pikachu based on their Moves and playstyle.
|Best Pikachu Spirits||Spirit Name|
|Support Slot 1||Zapfish|
|Support Slot 2||Rock Mario|
|Support Slot 3||Shine Sprite|
Improves all electric attacks, overall physical strength, and all special move power.
You can learn more about Spirits HERE.
How To Unlock Pikachu In SSBU
You can Unlock Pikachu from playing VS. Matches, Classic Mode and World of Light Game Modes In Super Smash Bros Ultimate.
- World of Light Unlock Method - Cliffside Rapids (World of Light)
- Cassic Mode Unlock Method - Original 8
- VS Mode Unlock Method - Play Wii Fit Trainer
You can learn more about the fastest way to unlock Pikachu HERE.