Snake, a character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, originates from the Metal Gear series, a stealth-action franchise created by Hideo Kojima and developed by Konami.
Appearance: Snake is a rugged and experienced soldier with a militaristic appearance. In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Snake’s design is based on his appearance in the Metal Gear Solid series, featuring his tactical gear, eyepatch, and iconic bandana.
Abilities and Fighting Style: Snake is a versatile fighter with a combination of hand-to-hand combat skills and the use of firearms and explosives. His fighting style in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate reflects his military training, and he is known for setting traps and utilizing gadgets in battle.
- Neutral Special – Hand Grenade: Pulls out a grenade that can be thrown or held.
- Side Special – Remote Missile: Fires a remote-controlled missile.
- Up Special – Cypher: Launches a small drone for recovery.
- Down Special – C4: Places a C4 explosive on the ground that can be detonated remotely.
Final Smash – Grenade Launcher: Snake’s Final Smash, “Grenade Launcher,” involves trapping caught opponents in a cinematic sequence where he fires a barrage of explosive grenades.
In-Game Unlocking: In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Snake is available from the start and does not require unlocking through specific in-game challenges.
Trophies and Spirits: Snake has associated trophies and spirits in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. These collectibles provide additional information about his role in the Metal Gear series, his missions, and various poses or scenes.
Crossover Gameplay: Snake’s inclusion in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate brings the tactical espionage action of Metal Gear to the crossover fighting game. Players can engage in battles featuring Snake against characters from different Nintendo franchises and beyond. Snake’s unique gadgets, explosives, and the stealthy nature of his moveset add a strategic element to the diverse roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.