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GRENINJA: Gameplay Tip, Moveset, Final Smash, Unlock

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GRENINJA: Gameplay Tip, Moveset, Final Smash, Unlock

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Learn all about GRENINJA 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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GRENINJA - Rating & Overview

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GRENINJA - Fighter Rating

Rating
B
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GRENINJA - Debut & Appearances

Debut in Smash Bros. First Appearance
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Character Origin & Backstory

Greninja, the final evolved form of Froakie, made its debut in 2013's Pokémon X and Pokémon Y. What looks like a scarf is actually its tongue!

Did You Know? Facts About the Fighter

Greninja is a ninja Pokémon that uses attacks like Spikes and Double Team. Water Shuriken, an attack using compressed water, was created specifically for Greninja.

GRENINJA - 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 LightMysterious Dimension Zone
Classic ModeClassic ModeUnlocked by Clearing 6 Games with DONKEY KONG
Smash ModeSmash ModeNo.58 to Unlock
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GRENINJA - Fighter Tips & Featured Move Sets

GRENINJA - Featured Video

Water Trick with Down Taunt

Greninja's down taunt involves Greninja performing water tricks. Opponents hit by the water will take damage and float a bit.

GRENINJA - All Move Sets

Secret Ninja Attack - Final Smash

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Secret Ninja Attack
Greninja uses Mat Block to flip foes into the air before striking them repeatedly and smacking them back down to the ground. The Mat Block doesn't have much range, so make use of Greninja's speed to get in close to opponents.

Super Move List

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

ControlDamageSuper Move & Effect
Super
(B)
3.6 ~ 16.8%[Water Shuriken]
Fires a shuriken of water straight ahead. Charging it up makes the shuriken grow!
Side Super
(← or → + B)
14.4%[Shadow Sneak]
Sends a shadow along the ground. When the button's released, it warps to that point and strikes.
Up Super
(↑ + B)
-%[Hydro Pump]
Fires a powerful water jet, propelling itself in whichever direction the stick is tilted.
Down Super
(↓ + B)
-%[Substitute]
Evades an incoming enemy attack by summoning a substitute and then counterattacking.

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 Smash16.8%
(23.5%)
Greninja creates a water kunai that he then uses to swipe at his enemies.
Up Smash13.2%
(18.4%)
Two water kunais appear in Greninja's hands above him, which he then brings down in an arch.
Down Smash16.0%
(21.8%)
With water kunais on both hands, Greninja swipes low on the ground.

Normal Attack List

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

ControlDamage
Normal Attack12.4%
Normal Attack20.6%
Normal Attack33.6%

Tilt Attack List

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

ControlDamage
Side Tilt Attack16.8%
Up Tilt Attack13.2%
Down Tilt Attack15.7%
Dash Attack9.6%

Jump Attack List

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

ControlDamage
Jump Attack13.2%
Jump Front Attack7.2%
Jump Back Attack10.8%
Jump Up Attack11.4%
Jump Down Attack9.6%

Throw Attack List

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

ControlDamage
Grab Attack1.2%
Front Throw9.6%
Back Throw6.0%
Up Throw6.0%
Down Throw10.8%

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