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Yoshi Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Yoshi Super Smash Bros Ultimate

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

Air Speed
Fall Speed
Run Speed
Dash Speed
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Yoshi Universe
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Yoshi Tier
B Tier
Rank: 18-21
Air Speed
Super Fast
Rank: 1
Fall Speed
Rank: 71
Run Speed
Rank: 16
Dash Speed
Rank: 29-34

Super Smash Blog Entry

Yoshi is all about egg-related moves, like throwing eggs, swallowing opponents and turning them into eggs, or turning into an egg and charging toward an opponent. With a high jump, recovery is a piece of cake for Yoshi! And for his Final Smash, a Yoshi army stampedes through the stage.

Yoshi Counter Matchups

The best character matchups for Yoshi in SSBU, the most reliable counter picks Yoshi is Weak Against are Cloud and Lucina. However, Yoshi is Strong Against Donkey Kong, Jigglypuff, and King Dedede.

Weak Against

Strong Against

Yoshi Best Moves

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

Best Moves Frame
Nair 6
Uair 8
Usmash 11
Technique Description
Special Move Input Some special moves will change depending on how you press the button.
Final Smash Description
Stampede! Headbutts in front of him and an army of multicolored Yoshis stampede over the trapped players.
SSBU Yoshi Moves

All Alternate Yoshi Costumes in SSBU

Images of all Alternate Costumes.

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

Best Spirits for Yoshi

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

Best Yoshi Spirits Spirit Name
Primary Spirit Waluigi
Support Slot 1 Mimicutie
Support Slot 2 Rathalos
Support Slot 3 Beat

Improves overall kicking power and air attacks.

You can learn more about Spirits HERE.

How To Unlock Yoshi In SSBU

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

  • World of Light Unlock Method - Villager route (World of Light)
  • Cassic Mode Unlock Method - Original 8
  • VS Mode Unlock Method - Play Villager

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