Launches opponents up, making it useful for starting juggling strings. Leans in and does a horizontal slash low to the ground. Lastly, her neutral attack, previously an excellent combo starter and neutral tool due to its first hit, has been altered as with most neutral attacks so that it can only follow up into the second hit from the first, completely removing its powerful jab cancel from SSB4 that was vital to Lucina's gameplan. Lifts opponents slightly off the ground, with the tip of the sword pulling them in slightly. May push opponents too far away for the fourth hit to connect at high percents. When she first appears, she wears a mask and calls herself Marth, after the legendary Hero-King. Twirls counterclockwise and does an upward slash. Dolphin Slash is her only reliable vertical recovery option, and while it is still a threat to edgeguarders due to its speed, frame 1 intangibility and high stage spike ability, its path is linear and its distance fixed, making it fairly predictable. Does an upward slash while turning clockwise. While Shield Breaker can aid her horizontal recovery, it covers little distance without charging and does not halt her vertical momentum either. Note: All numbers are listed as base damage, without the 1v1 multiplier. As a result, Lucina has a very large playerbase, and has achieved excellent results and representation courtesy of players like Mr. E and ProtoBanham; as such, she is considered to be a competitively viable character. Update 3.0.0 increased the range of her dash grab, much like Marth, Roy, and her father. While her sword attacks deal more damage and knockback than Marth's weak sourspots, they deal less damage and knockback than his powerful tipper sweetspots. It is uncertain how many years she had with the Chrom of her timeline still living; she once described to the main-timeline Chrom how she and her timeline's Chrom had a close relationship where he often shared with h… As already mentioned, some of Lucina’s strongest finishers received quite a nerf to their KO potential between Smash 4… A running, upward-sweeping diagonal slash. During certain animations such as jumping, pausing and zooming the camera around Lucina's belt reveals that her stomach will split open. A quick, upward thrust. : That's on him for not having an out then. Events in Fire Emblem: Awakening lead to her assisting Chrom, the amnesiac tactician Robin, and their group of Shepherds in defeating the Fell Dragon, Grima. An overhead crescent slash with good coverage, ending in a delayed somersault. Have Lucina join the player's party in World of Light.With the exception of the third method, Lucina must then be defeated on Arena Ferox. Lucina Palettes & Final Smash. This page was last edited on November 29, 2020, at 21:01. In early builds of the game, Lucina's idle animation was unchanged from, Lucina is one of only three fighters whose playable opponents are all humans. Additionally, being a solely sword-based character, her otherwise-excellent neutral game suffers from her lack of a projectile, and she can sometimes struggle against projectile-heavy characters and playstyles; however, her combination of high mobility, good range and decent frame data helps to alleviate this issue. This means that Lucina will be able to rack up damage and KO much more consistently, but in turn does not have the option to KO as early as Marth does. In Chapter 6, her identity was discovered when she saved Chrom from … No matter who you pair, which children you actually acquire, everyone who plays the game is pretty much guaranteed to see her Emmeryn polka-dot dress reference. Compared to Marth's, it loses true combo percent potential sooner due to its greater knockback compared to his equivalent move's sourspot. It costs $100 a year for the privilege to post an app on the Apple Store. Lucina can also use this move more reliably than Marth can, as it deals relatively high damage and knockback throughout. *Offensive, insulting or inappropriate use of forum may lead to ban/restriction. All of these changes improve her more aggressive game compared to Marth, as the game's faster pace fosters more aggressive playstyles than in Smash 4, allowing her greater close-combat capabilities to be an advantage in far more situations. Lucina's special moveset also possesses immense utility, and in two cases, more than that of Marth. Ultimate. If the attack connects, it has the potential to be a one-hit KO. Lucina thrusts her sword towards the sky! On the complete end of the spectrum from Sonic is Princess Zelda's Final Smash, the Triforce of Wisdom. 3. Good for aerial protection and chasing down landing opponents. Her moves and abilities are identical to Marth. The move can also serve as an emergency KO move near the ledge at extremely high percents. Like with Marth, Lucina's lackluster grab game is another notable weakness. Has a large arc that is useful for spacing. Like her ancestor Marth, Lucina was a high-ranking character near the end of SSB4's lifespan, especially after receiving major buffs from game updates, thanks to her combination of speed and range. Lucina is the daughter of Chrom from the future and has the mark of Naga, known as the Brand of the Exalt, on her left eye. Shield Breaker can break shields thanks to its high shield damage, even when uncharged, and it is useful for punishing rolls. MkLeo and Nairo were early pioneers for the character utilizing her as a strong secondary to their mains Ike and Palutena, respectively. Can be useful against. All of Lucina's opponents are Fire Emblem characters. *Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos. She has a low learning curve thanks to her straightforward playstyle, since she benefits from spacing at close range while also having several fast and reliably strong KOing options. Does an inward slash. Down Smash: 11.9 % (15.9 %) Protecting both her sides, Lucina swings her sword once in the front and another to the back. This attack is… Marth relies on spacing, more defensive play, and early KOs with his powerful tippers. Lucina has received a mixture of buffs and nerfs in the transition to Ultimate, although she was overall buffed despite her high-tier placement. Neutral Special Shield Breaker. Can hit opponents standing on top of some platforms. From SmashWiki, the Super Smash Bros. wiki, This article is about Lucina's appearance in, Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem Medley, https://www.ssbwiki.com/index.php?title=Lucina_(SSBU)&oldid=1504515, Slashes the Parallel Falchion twice in front of herself. What I can't understand is would someone not want Lucina to have a Final Smash that makes much more sense for to have. Her KO potential was also weakened, with her forward smash, forward aerial, Shield Breaker and Dancing Blade receiving knockback nerfs. Additionally, the move has a timing-based sweetspot unlike Marth's version; on the latter half of the swing, Lucina deals more damage but less knockback, allowing her to rack up damage more easily as long as she is facing away from her opponent. Images of Lucina for 3DS. Premium. There are in total, 3 ways of unlocking / adding new character to your roster in SSBU. Yū Kobayashi's portrayal from SSB4 was repurposed for the Japanese versions of Ultimate as well. It is also comparatively more reliable than Marth's, because of the positioning needed for him to land a sweetspot in his case. What's new Search. Compared to other characters, Lucina has received few major, direct changes between games, with most of her notable nerfs being shared with Marth. However, it is fairly weak for a KO throw. Mobile-friendly Frame Data for Lucina in Super Smash Bros. Four slashes total, with each capable of being altered in direction, allowing for eighteen total possible combinations. Although Lucina does not appear in the World of Light opening cutscene, she was vaporized and later imprisoned alongside the rest of the fighters (excluding Kirby) when Galeem unleashed his beams of light. Covers platforms very well and is useful for juggling and starting aerial combos. However, the meteor smash window only lasts for one frame (frame 11), and the move has very high ending lag for a down aerial. Lucina (ルキナ, Lucina) is a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Lucina - Fire Emblem - [21ɛ] The daughter of Prince Chrom of Ylisse and descendant of Marth, Lucina travels back in time to save the world from imminent destruction. Lucina is also heavily reliant on her double jump and directional air dodge for mix-ups in her recovery, and is in significant danger if offstage without either of them. Lucina unleashing Critical Hit on Arena Ferox. •The enemy can unleash powerful critical hits at random, •The stage is covered in a poisonous cloud, •All fighters' melee weapons have increased power after a little while, •You have reduced defense after a little while, •Bob-ombs will rain from the sky after a little while, •Take your strongest team into this no-frills battle, •Certain items will appear in large numbers, •You'll occasionally take sudden damage when the enemy's at high damage, Lucina's overall damage output is close to the weighted average of each of the hitboxes of. Ultimate from July 13th, 2019 to December 15th, 2019. Deals less knockback than the other third hits, which can make it useful for connecting with the neutral finisher at higher percents, when the third neutral hit may send too far away. Robin carries his (or her) sword, but also has a spell tome with limited uses. Leo went on to win GENESIS 6 and be the runner up for Frostbite 2019. *Value in brackets shows damage results when fully charged. Lucina is the echo fighter of Marth, which means they share most of the same qualities and characteristics. However, unlike Marth, who focuses his attack power in the tip of his sword, Lucina's attack power is balanced throughout the blade. Marth's sword deals more damage at the tip, but Lucina's is the same all the way along. By using our site you agree to our privacy policy. Ultimate. Lucina has obtained excellent results and representation early in the Ultimate metagame, especially compared to Marth; as such, she is near-universally considered to be the best swordfighter in the game. If you manage to land this attack on an enemy, it will be a one hit instant KO. Can. When she journeyed to the past, Lucina came to Chrom and Lissa's aid when a Risen nearly killed Lissa. Final Smash: Critical Hit Lucina dashes forward and strikes. As is the way of Smash Bros, Marth was able to capitalise on all the damage Lucina had done with one strike, breaking the Smash Ball and granting him access to his Final Smash. ", then lunges in one direction, attacking the first opponent she connects. By clicking Submit you are agreeing to the Terms of Use. Ineffective against projectiles and attacks with sufficiently long reach, such as many of, Lucina raises the Parallel Falchion skyward, uttering "Time to change fate! Her costume can be unlocked either by using her amiibo, or by completing 100 Mario Challenge on Expert difficulty or higher. In recent times, however, her placings have somewhat diminished over time: other sword characters such as Roy and Chrom have achieved higher placings and representation. Deals very little knockback even at extremely high percents. As such, she is generally considered to be a top- or high-tier character, and is usually regarded as the best swordfighter in the game, akin to her ancestor in Melee, Meta Knight in Brawl, and Cloud in SSB4. Pre-release tier lists ranked her as one of the best characters in the game. Also, while Counter can be used defensively, it leaves Lucina extremely vulnerable to punishment should it whiff. This is Lucina's best tool for air combat, and its reasonably low landing lag makes it very safe when spaced properly. Learn all about LUCINA in Super Smash Bros Ultimate (SSBU) in this Fighter guide; including rating, unlock condition, Super Moves & Final Smashes, featured move tips & more! Other players, such as Mew2King and Armada, view her as a high tier due to her easy learning curve. ▶Super Smash Bros Ultimate Official Website. With the exception of the third method, Lucina must then be defeated on Arena Ferox. The nerfs to the shield damage of various projectiles also benefits Lucina, making it easier for her to overcome projectile camping from various characters. The power of the counterattack scales with the strength of the attack blocked. Overall, the benefits Lucina has gained from the game's engine have benefited her in several ways that heavily compensate for the direct nerfs she has received, as said nerfs affect her much less than they did to Marth due to Lucina not relying on tippers at all, while the direct buffs she received complement this. Her previously weak grab game was further weakened, with her throws losing most of their combo and emergency KO potential, which weakens her options against shields. Clear Classic Mode with Yoshi or any character in his unlock tree, being the fifth character unlocked after Ganondorf. However, it should be noted that the high base knockback of her forward and back throws allow Lucina to take advantage of her good edgeguarding capability, especially at the edge. Has the highest ending lag of the three finishers. Lucina is pretty stupidly good in this game, easily top 3 or even best. A downward, wide crescent slash with large coverage. The action-packed three-minute trailer included the return of Captain Falcon (putting many Smash fans' minds at ease). Each fighter spirit has an alternate version that replaces it with the fighter's artwork in Ultimate. Has greater vertical reach than the first hit or the second neutral hit. At first, she went by Marth, but she later revealed her true identity. Complete one of the following: 1. Lucina's fastest smash attack, though it also has high ending lag. Lucina's fighter spirit can be obtained by completing Classic Mode. Lucina's Final Smash is Critical Hit, in which she rushes a great distance forward to strike foes with her Parallel Falchion. As such, while Lucina is still widely considered a top- or high-tier character, her overall position remains debatable. This makes Lucina, Marth, and Wolf the only characters to have both updated idle and crouching animations, but transitions to their previous animation when holding a small item. Stabs behind her, then slashes in front of herself before getting up. Immense knockback, enough to, Does an outward slash. That being said, i want others to be buffed first before nerfs. Any number following the Smasher name indicates placement on the Fall 2019 PGRU, which recognizes the official top 50 players in the world in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate; Among Us +4 ↺5 S3AIR +6 ↺1 Sonic 3 A.I.R; TF2 +5 ↺2 Team Fortress 2; HL +7 Half-Life; CS1.6 +2 ↺4 Counter-Strike 1.6; SSBC +4 ↺1 Super Smash Bros. Unlike the other voiced Fire Emblem characters (aside from Lyn), rather than retaining her voice actor from Fire Emblem Heroes and Fire Emblem Warriors, Alexis Tipton, Laura Bailey's portrayal from SSB4 was repurposed for the overseas versions of Ultimate, though unlike the previous game she is uncredited. She bears the holy bloodline of Ylisse's rulers, the Exalts, who carry the power of the legendary dragon Naga and her holy gifts to humanity: the Fire Emblem and the blade Falchion; this power is signified by the presence of a distinctive Brand on their bodies, with Lucina's being located in the iris of her left ey… Being Marth's distant descendant and his Echo Fighter, Lucina's moveset and animations are generally based off of Marth's, and her attributes are also identical to his, being a tall and rather light middleweight with above-average mobility in most aspects; like him, she has the fastest walking speed in the game, a very fast initial dash speed, a decent running speed, a decent jump height, decent air acceleration and an average falling speed; however, her air speed is merely average, and her gravity value is low, the latter of these two values making her feel somewhat floaty in the air. These attributes make it Lucina's primary method of recovery, as its speed can make it difficult to intercept, while also making it a decent out of shield option as well. Deals. It also seems like Chrom is in, though it's not quite clear if that's just part of Lucina's final smash or part of the roster yet. Can be used to set up edgeguards, but it is not useful for comboing or KOing. Lucina was one of the many fighters that fell under Dharkon's control upon Galeem's first defeat. Mobile-friendly Frame Data for Lucina in Super Smash Bros. Overall, whether a person wants to use Lucina or Marth is based on their playstyle. As mentioned above, the primary difference between Lucina and Marth is that Lucina lacks a tipper, meaning that her sword attacks deal equal damage throughout her blade. A sequence of sword slashes with several variations based on directional input. / Creatures Inc. / GAME FREAK inc. / SHIGESATO ITOI / APE inc. / INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS / Konami Digital Entertainment / SEGA / CAPCOM CO., LTD. / BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. / MONOLITHSOFT / CAPCOM U.S.A., INC. / SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.All trademarks, character and/or image used in this article are the copyrighted property of their respective owners.▶Super Smash Bros Ultimate Official Website. However, while Marth's Falchion deals more damage at the tip of the sword, Lucin… The character names used twice in the Sound Test due to having gender-specified announcements, mainly in the French, Spanish, German and Italian versions (except Robin) are marked with a double asterisk (**). Marth has the potential to be more rewarding if used correctly, but Lucina's consistent damage and knockback gives her a stronger up-close game, makes her attacks significantly safer on shield and on hit than Marth's sourspotted moves, and gives her better matchups against smaller or faster characters that Marth can have a hard time landing his tippers against, such as Pikachu or Fox. Deals the most damage of the three finishers, wearing down shields well, and can shield poke low shields. That aside, their moves are fundamentally pretty similar. As such, she is considered to be one of the easiest and most versatile characters in the game, even when compared to Marth. *Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos. Perhaps the biggest one is her difficulty in escaping from juggles; her air speed is average at best, her gravity is fairly low, her weight is slightly below-average and her tall hurtbox provides an easy target. … If the attack connects, it has the potential to be a one-hit KO. Lastly, Counter is a counterattack with a 1.2× damage multiplier that can KO an opponent who uses a sufficiently strong attack, and can also be used to edgeguard many recovery moves with damaging hitboxes. Has a powerful sweetspot and grants very slight, Lucina assumes a defensive stance and retaliates against incoming attacks. Can lock. This ensures that she can rack up damage more easily with her up tilt as long as she is facing away from her opponent. It can KO at very high percents near the upper blast zone. Final Smash: Astra Lucina performs a close combat series of five strikes followed by a downward slash. All playable Fire Emblem veterans on Coliseum. 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