Super Smash Bros Ultimate is finally here, bringing the long-running fighting game franchise to Nintendo Switch. It has the largest roster of fighters we've seen yet, with a bunch of new faces among the returning ones. One such new character is Incineroar, the fire/fighting type pokemon. To help you learn all there is to know about Incineroar, we’ve put together this Super Smash Bros Ultimate Incineroar Guide. It will detail the Alternate Costumes, Final Smash and amiibo plans for Incineroar, and also include the announcement trailer.
For more on Super Smash Bros Ultimate, you can head over to our Smash Bros Ultimate Characters Guide. It’s got an ever-growing list of guides on every character in the game. We add them in regularly, so it’s definitely worth checking back to see if we’ve covered your favorite fighter yet.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Incineroar Guide
Incineroar enters the fray in Super Smash Bros Ultimate, joining the already busting roster of iconic video game characters. He looks to be a real treat to play as, mixing wrestling moves with fire-type pokemon attacks. We’ve listed everything you need to know below:
Incineroar Smash Bros. Ultimate Moves Set and Final Smash
One of the last additions to the roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was Incineroar. In the table below, you can find a complete list of all the moves that this Pokemon can use in the game.
|Special Move Controls||Special Type||Special Move Name|
|B||Neutral Special||Darkest Lairat|
|Left Stick Left/Right + B||Green Missile||Alolan Whip|
|Left Stick Up + B||Up Special||Cross Chop|
|Left Stick Down + B||Down Special||Revenge|
|B when FS Meter is Full||Final Smash||Max Malicious Moonsault|
How to Unlock Incineroar in Super Smash Bros Ultimate
Unlike previous Smash games, fighters are unlocked in the same way for all, rather than character-specific challenges. This means that while it can be a bit of a grind, all you need to do is play the game naturally and you’ll eventually unlock all of the characters in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. We’ve listed the three ways you can unlock characters in Super Smash Bros Ultimate below:
- Playing the World of Light single-player mode.
- Completing Classic Mode with a character.
- Playing the ‘Challenger Approaches’ fights that appear regularly, you will need to win them.
The fastest method involves triggering the Challenger Fights by reloading the game regularly. We’ve listed the method below:
- Quit to the home screen and Restart the game.
- Create a match with a custom rule set.
- Make sure the match is 1 minute long, or 1 stock if you'd prefer.
- After finishing the match (you can win or lose) you will offered a new Challenger Fight.
- You'll need to win the Challenger fight
For more info on unlocking characters using the modes listed above, head over to our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Character Unlock Guide .
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Incineroar Alternate Costumes
Just like the rest of the Super Smash Bros Ultimate roster, Incineroar comes with some awesome alternate Costumes. They change the color of his fur, and there are versions in green, black, blue, yellow, purple, grey and orange. You can check out the black variant in the image embedded below:
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Incineroar Final Smash
Incineroar debuts with an awesome Final Smash. It’s called Max Malicious Moonsault, and sees Incineroar launching an enemy in the air and performing multiple moves. Then it crashes back down in a huge explosion. You can see Incineroar’s Final Smash in action in the video embedded above.
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Incineroar amiibo
There hasn’t officially been an announcement for an Incineroar amiibo. We do know that all of the new characters will be getting new amiibo though, as Sakurai has stated multiple times. Once we get any new info on an Incineroar amiibo, we’ll be sure to update this page.
That’s everything we know about Incineroar in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. We’ll be adding more info as we get it, but in the meantime you can head over to our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Guides Hub for more info on the game.