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LUCARIO: Gameplay Tip, Moveset, Final Smash, Unlock

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LUCARIO: Gameplay Tip, Moveset, Final Smash, Unlock

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Learn all about LUCARIO in Super Smash Bros Ultimate (SSBU) in this Fighter guide; including rating, unlock condition, Super Moves & Final Smashes, featured move tips and more!

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LUCARIO - Rating & Overview

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LUCARIO - Fighter Rating

Rating
C
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LUCARIO - Debut & Appearances

Debut in Smash Bros. First Appearance
Super Smash Bros. BrawlPokemon

Character Origin & Backstory

Lucario first appeared in Pokémon Diamond and Pearl. Lucario has the power to detect its opponent's thoughts and actions by reading their Aura.

Did You Know? Facts About the Fighter

Lucario is the evolved form of Riolu, the Emanation Pokémon, and can detect Aura from living things. It's said that Lucario can use this power to learn someone's hiding space or understand what people are saying.

LUCARIO - How to Unlock

3 Unlock Methods Available

3 Unlock Methods Available

There are in total, 3 ways of unlocking / adding new character to your roster in SSBU. By completing either one of these condition will unlock these Fighter to be used in Smash Mode and Classic Mode.

Game ModeCondition
World of LightWorld of LightAnimal Crossing Zone
Classic ModeClassic ModeUnlocked by Clearing 1 Games with YOSHI
Smash ModeSmash ModeNo.27 to Unlock
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LUCARIO - Fighter Tips & Featured Move Sets

LUCARIO - Featured Video

Grab Attack Intensifies with Damage Taken

Thanks to Aura, an injured Lucario can pull off this move more quickly and do a lot more damage than other fighters can.

Taking Damage Makes Lucario Stronger

Lucario's Aura power increases as it takes damage. At 190, Lucario's attacks are 2.5 times normal strength, but it's possible to grow even stronger...

LUCARIO - All Move Sets

Aura Storm - Final Smash

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Aura Storm
Lucario Mega Evolves into Mega Lucario and jumps straight up. Then Lucario fires Aura straight down. The angle of the Aura can be adjusted left or right. Aim for opponents to deal the most damage you can.

Super Move List

*Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos.

ControlDamageSuper Move & Effect
Super
(B)
6.3 ~ 13.6%[Aura Sphere]
Charges a ball of energy that can damage foes even while powering up. Pressing again launches it.
Side Super
(← or → + B)
9.4%[Force Palm]
Unleashes concentrated energy with a powerful punch. Grabs enemies if thye're close enough.
Up Super
(↑ + B)
-%[Extreme Speed]
Dashes through the air and attacks at the end. Can swerve midflight with directional input.
Down Super
(↓ + B)
-%[Double Team]
Prepares for an incoming attack, and counterattacks with a sliding kick if struck.

Smash Attack List

*Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos.
*Value in brackets shows damage results when fully charged.

ControlDamageEffect
Side Smash13.0%
(17.7%)
Lucario pushes a wave of Aura from his palms!
Up Smash14.2%
(19.9%)
Thrusting his fist to the sky, Lucario unleashes a huge blast of Aura.
Down Smash11.3%
(15.5%)
For this attack, Lucario thrusts his hands on each side and releases a pulse of Aura.

Normal Attack List

*Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos.

ControlDamage
Normal Attack11.9%
Normal Attack21.5%
Normal Attack32.3%

Tilt Attack List

*Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos.

ControlDamage
Side Tilt Attack7.9%
Up Tilt Attack3.9%
Down Tilt Attack3.9%
Dash Attack7.9%

Jump Attack List

*Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos.

ControlDamage
Jump Attack11.0%
Jump Front Attack4.7%
Jump Back Attack10.2%
Jump Up Attack8.7%
Jump Down Attack4.7%

Throw Attack List

*Actual results may differ according to distance between target and combos.

ControlDamage
Grab Attack1.0%
Front Throw6.3%
Back Throw8.7%
Up Throw5.5%
Down Throw7.9%

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