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Super Smash Bros Ultimate brings the long-running fighting game series to Nintendo Switch. It brings more characters than ever before as well, with 74 included at launch. There are even DLC characters coming later down the line. To help new players decide which fighter to choose, and to reacquaint veteran players, we’ve been putting together character guides for each fighter. In this Super Smash Bros Ultimate Toon Link guide, we’ll be looking at the Wind Waker version of Link. We’ll detail the changes that have been made to Toon Link since his last appearance, take a look at his Final Smash, and list the Alternate Costumes that you can choose from.
For more on every other character in Super Smash Bros Ultimate, you can head over to our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Characters Guide. You’ll find an ever-growing list of character profiles in the lead up to the launch of the new game.
Toon Link returns for Super Smash Bros Ultimate, having last appeared in SSB4. He debuted in Brawl, sporting the design featured in Wind Waker. He’s gone through a number of changes since then, but remains one of the most accessible fighters in the game. We’ve listed the key info below:
We love Toon Link here at USgamer, and he’s one of our favorite characters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. In the table below, you can find a complete list of all the moves that Toon Link can use.
|Special Move Controls||Special Type||Special Move Name|
|B||Neutral Special||Hero’s Bow|
|Left Stick Left/Right + B||Green Missile||Boomerang|
|Left Stick Up + B||Up Special||Spin Attack|
|Left Stick Down + B||Down Special||Bomb|
|B when FS Meter is Full||Final Smash||Triforce Slash|
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:
The fastest method involves triggering the Challenger Fights by reloading the game regularly. We’ve listed the method below:
For more info on unlocking characters using the modes listed above, head over to our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Character Unlock Guide .
Toon Link fans will be glad to know that Toon Link has been rebalanced for Super Smash Bros Ultimate. He has been given some new moves, and and is generally lighter and faster than before. We’ve summarized all of the changes we’ve noticed below:
Toon Link comes with a bunch of awesome Alternate Costumes for players to choose from. Most of them are color swaps of his default outfit, in red, blue, purple,brown, light blue, and dark green. There’s also a Dark Toon Link, with a black outfit, face and white hair. You can see the blue, green and red variants in the image embedded above.
Toon Link’s Final Smash is still Triforce Slash. It involves Toon Link landing multiple hits with his sword while the Triforce flashes on screen. You can see it action in the video embedded above.
That’s everything we know about Toon Link in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. We’ll be updating this guide as we learn more about the game, so stay tuned for further details. For more on the game, head over to our Super Smash Bros Ultimate Guides Hub.
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