Bayonetta, a character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, originates from the “Bayonetta” series developed by PlatinumGames. The first game, “Bayonetta,” was released in 2009, and its sequel, “Bayonetta 2,” followed in 2014. Bayonetta is a stylish and powerful witch with supernatural abilities.
Appearance: In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Bayonetta appears in her iconic witch attire, featuring a sleek black outfit adorned with various details. She retains her distinctive long hair, which can transform into different shapes and forms during her attacks.
Abilities and Fighting Style: Bayonetta is known for her stylish and combo-centric fighting style. She combines gunplay with acrobatic melee attacks, and her moves often involve summoning demonic limbs to deliver powerful blows. Bayonetta can also perform stylish dodges and activate Witch Time, slowing down time for her opponents.
- Neutral Special – Bullet Climax: Bayonetta fires her guns rapidly, allowing for ranged attacks.
- Side Special – Heel Slide / After Burner Kick: Bayonetta performs a sliding kick followed by a powerful upward kick, creating a versatile combo.
- Up Special – Witch Twist: Bayonetta executes a spinning uppercut, which can be used for recovery and continuation of aerial combos.
- Down Special – Witch Time: Bayonetta activates Witch Time upon successfully dodging an opponent’s attack, slowing down time for her opponents.
Final Smash – Infernal Climax: Bayonetta’s Final Smash involves trapping caught opponents in a cinematic sequence where she summons the demonic Infernal Climax to deliver a barrage of devastating attacks.
In-Game Unlocking: Bayonetta is available as both a starting character and an unlockable character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Players can unlock her through various methods, such as completing specific challenges or playing a certain number of matches.
Trophies and Spirits: Bayonetta has associated trophies and spirits in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. These collectibles provide additional information about Bayonetta’s role in her eponymous series and various poses or scenes.
Crossover Gameplay: The inclusion of Bayonetta in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate allows players to engage in battles featuring this stylish and powerful witch against fighters from different Nintendo franchises and beyond. Bayonetta’s unique mechanics and flashy moves contribute to the diverse roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.