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Version 9.0.0 patch notes: Minecraft Steve is now playable in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Version 9.0.0 patch notes: Minecraft Steve is now playable in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
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Block out the competition with Minecraft Steve and discover which characters were the biggest winners and losers in the SSBU ver 9.0.0 update.

Version 9.0.0 patch notes: Minecraft Steve is now playable in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Minecraft Steve, the first indie representative in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and mascot of one of the biggest games of all-time, is available for purchase. The new Fighters Pass Volume 2 character isn't the only reason to get excited. The Microsoft icon also brings the new Minecraft World stage, fresh remixes, and balance chances to the rest of the roster.

The Nintendo eShop even crashed from too many users flocking to purchase the DLC. Here are all of the updates featured in the version 9.0.0 patch notes:

Donkey Kong

  • Side special
    Increased attack range vertically for opponents on the ground when the move is used on the ground.

Link

  • Up smash
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Pikachu

  • Forward air
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Ness

  • Dash attack
    Increased power of the third attack and extended launch distance.
  • Up tilt
    Maintained the launch distance and increased power.
  • Down air
    Increased attack speed.
  • Up throw
    Increased attack power.
  • Neutral Special
    Increased attack speed.

Captain Falcon

  • Up smash
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Ice Climbers

  • Basic movement
    Decreased the damage Nana takes.
    Shortened launch distance for Nana.
    Adjusted Nana's AI behavior.
  • Dash attack
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.
    Increased attack range.
  • Down smash
    Extended launch distance.
  • Side special
    Increased the speed of the edge-grab timing.
  • Up special
    Made it so that Nana performing an up special automatically will not prevent the player from performing an up special.
    Increased the distance that it is possible for Popo and Nana to Belay together.

Sheik

  • Strong attack
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Young Link

  • Flurry Attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.

Meta Knight

  • Flurry Attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.

Wario

  • Up special
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Ivysaur

  • Flurry Attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.

Charizard

  • Side special
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.
  • Up special
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Sonic

  • Dash attack
    Maintained the launch distance and increased power.
    Reduced vulnerability.
  • Up tilt
    Reduced vulnerability.
  • Up smash
    Increased attack speed.
    Increased the amount of time invincibility lasts before and after becoming round.
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.
  • Up air
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Lucario

  • Other
    Increased the max value the Aura will strengthen attack power.
  • Neutral attack 1
    Increased attack speed.
  • Side tilt
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.
  • Down smash
    Increased attack speed.
  • Up special
    Reduced vulnerability when landing after using the move.
  • Side special
    Extended launch distance for the Aura area.

Mii Fighter Swordsman

  • Up special 3
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Robin

  • Flurry attack to KO
    Prevented attacks from being offset.

Shulk

  • Up smash
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.
  • Neutral special
    Extended the distance that Shulk can be launched while Monado Arts (Shield) is active.
  • Down special
    Extended launch distance.

Bowser Jr.

  • Basic movement
    Adjusted certain landing behaviors to no longer prevent passing through platforms.
  • Side tilt
    Extended launch distance.
  • Up smash
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.
  • Down smash
    Increased attack speed.
  • Forward throw
    I extended the distance.
  • Edge attack
    Increased the power of the attack used when grabbing edges after an up special.
  • Side special
    Made it hard to flinch from opponent's attacks.
  • Up special
    Increased attack speed.

Ken

  • Final Smash
    Made it easier to hit multiple times.

Bayonetta

  • Flurry attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.

Ridley

  • Flurry attack
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Flurry attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Up special
    The hit detection when charging downward and landing will only affect opponents on the ground.

Simon

  • Flurry attack
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Flurry attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Dash attack
    Increased power.
    Extended launch distance when at low damage.
  • Up tilt
    Extended launch distance when at low damage.
  • Up smash
    Increased attack speed.
    Extended launch distance.
  • Down smash
    Extended launch distance.
  • Up special
    Increased attack range.

Richter

  • Flurry attack
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Flurry attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Dash attack
    Increased power.
    Extended launch distance when at low damage.
  • Up tilt
    Extended launch distance when at low damage.
  • Up smash
    Increased attack speed.
    Extended launch distance.
  • Down smash
    Extended launch distance.
  • Up special
    Increased attack range.

Piranha Plant

  • Flurry attack
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Flurry attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.

Banjo & Kazooie

  • Flurry attack
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.
  • Flurry attack to KO
    Made it so the attack does not get neutralized.

Min Min

  • Flurry attack to KO
    Prevented attacks from being offset.

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BreakthrU 1 month ago

no one with a sense of sanity would buff that ssbu character commonly known as ness

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