This article is about Dr. Mario's appearance in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. For other uses, see Dr. Mario.
He has more attack and launch power than Mario, but his jump and recovery is not as good. Pro tip: You can repeatedly press the B button when using his down special, Dr. Tornado, to float a bit!
—Description from the Super Smash Blog.

Dr. Mario is a veteran fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, first playable in Super Smash Bros. Melee. He was confirmed at E3 2018. Dr. Mario remains relatively unchanged, with the exception of a few moveset tweaks.





Changes from SSBWU/3DS


Ground Attacks

Aerial Attacks

  • Dr. Mario now has a new down air.

Grabs and Throws

Special Attacks


Ground Attacks


  • Neutral Attack: Dr. Mario punches forth once, then with the other fist, and then throws a kick.
  • Forward Tilt: Dr. Mario does a side kick.
  • Up Tilt: Dr. Mario performs an uppercut, hitting in front of and above himself.
  • Down Tilt: Dr. Mario kicks across the ground.
  • Dash Attack: Dr. Mario does a baseball slide across the ground, his feet extended for a kick.

Smash Attacks

  • Forward Smash: Dr. Mario thrusts one hand forwards, electricity surging in his palm.
  • Up Smash (Ear, Nose, and Throat): Dr. Mario headbutts overhead.
  • Down Smash: Dr. Mario does a breakdance kick.

Other attacks

  • Floor Attack (Front):
  • Floor Attack (Back):
  • Floor Attack (Trip):
  • Ledge Attack:

Aerial Attacks

  • Neutral aerial (Dr. Kick): Dr. Mario performs a sex kick.
  • Forward aerial (Dr. Punch): Dr. Mario raises a fist and brings it down in front of himself.
  • Back aerial: Dr. Mario kicks backwards with both legs.
  • Up aerial: Dr. Mario does a backflip, kicking overhead.
  • Down aerial (Bone Drill): Dr. Mario stomps downwards with both feet.

Grabs and Throws

  • Pummel: Dr. Mario headbutts the grabbed opponent.
  • Forward Throw: Dr. Mario spins once and hurls the opponent away.
  • Back Throw: Dr. Mario spin around three times before throwing the opponent backwards.
  • Up Throw: Dr. Mario tosses the opponent upwards.
  • Down Throw (Hospital Bed): Dr. Mario slams the opponent into the ground.

Special Moves

Dr. Mario's Special Moves
Melee SSBWU/3DS Ultimate
Standard Special Megavitamins
Side Special Super Sheet
Up Special Super Jump Punch
Down Special Dr. Tornado
Final Smash Doctor Finale


  • Up Taunt:
  • Down Taunt:
  • Side Taunt:

On-Screen Appearance

Idle Poses

Victory Poses

In competitive play

To be added


Palette Swaps


External links