Ganondorf, a character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, originates from The Legend of Zelda series. Specifically, he is the primary antagonist and the embodiment of evil in many Zelda games. Ganondorf made his first appearance in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, released for the Nintendo 64 in 1998.
Appearance: Ganondorf is often portrayed as a powerful and imposing figure. In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, his appearance is based on his design from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. He wears dark robes, has a flowing mane of red hair, and wields the Triforce of Power.
Abilities and Fighting Style: Ganondorf is known for his immense strength and dark magic. In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, he is a heavyweight character with powerful physical attacks. His fighting style combines heavy punches and kicks with dark energy-infused strikes.
- Neutral Special – Warlock Punch: Ganondorf charges up a powerful punch that, when fully charged, deals massive damage and knockback.
- Side Special – Flame Choke: Ganondorf grabs opponents and engulfs them in dark energy before slamming them to the ground.
- Up Special – Dark Dive: Ganondorf grabs an opponent, leaps into the air, and slams them down with a dark explosion.
- Down Special – Wizard’s Foot: Ganondorf performs a sliding kick with dark energy, dealing damage to opponents in his path.
Final Smash – Ganon, The Demon King: Ganondorf’s Final Smash transforms him into Ganon, the monstrous form of the character, who charges forward to trap and attack opponents in a cinematic sequence.
In-Game Unlocking: Ganondorf is initially available as a starting character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and does not need to be unlocked.
Trophies and Spirits: Ganondorf has associated trophies and spirits in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. These collectibles provide additional information about Ganondorf’s role in The Legend of Zelda series and various poses or scenes.
Crossover Gameplay: The inclusion of Ganondorf in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate allows players to engage in battles featuring this iconic antagonist against fighters from different Nintendo franchises and beyond. Ganondorf’s powerful attacks and dark magic make him a formidable presence on the diverse roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.