Zelda, a character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, originates from The Legend of Zelda series, a popular action-adventure franchise developed by Nintendo. Princess Zelda is the titular character’s alter ego, and she often plays a crucial role in the series as a member of the royal family.
Appearance: Zelda is typically depicted as a princess with long, blonde hair and a regal gown. In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Zelda’s appearance is based on her design from various games in The Legend of Zelda series, featuring her distinctive royal attire.
Abilities and Fighting Style: Zelda is a magical character with a unique fighting style centered around her mystical abilities. She uses powerful magical attacks, teleports, and defensive maneuvers. Unlike other characters, Zelda has a unique ability to transform into Sheik, showcasing her adaptability in battle.
- Neutral Special – Nayru’s Love: Summons a protective barrier that reflects projectiles and damages nearby opponents.
- Side Special – Din’s Fire: Fires a controllable burst of magical energy.
- Up Special – Farore’s Wind: Teleports to a different location on the stage.
- Down Special – Phantom Slash: Summons a phantom knight that can absorb attacks and counter with a powerful slash.
Final Smash – Triforce of Wisdom: Zelda’s Final Smash, “Triforce of Wisdom,” involves trapping opponents in a powerful magical attack, launching them away.
In-Game Unlocking: In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Zelda is available from the start and does not require unlocking through specific in-game challenges.
Trophies and Spirits: Zelda has associated trophies and spirits in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. These collectibles provide additional information about her role in The Legend of Zelda series, her connection with Link, and various poses or scenes.
Crossover Gameplay: Zelda’s inclusion in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate allows players to experience the magical abilities and royal elegance of the character from The Legend of Zelda series. Players can engage in battles featuring Zelda against characters from different Nintendo franchises and beyond. Zelda’s unique magical moves and the ability to transform into Sheik add depth to her gameplay, showcasing the diversity of the characters in the Super Smash Bros. crossover.