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This article is about Incineroar's appearance in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. For other uses, see Incineroar.
A fighter with many special moves that appear to come from the world of pro wrestling. Incineroar has many moves from its original game, like Darkest Lariat, Cross Chop, and Revenge. Its Final Smash is Max Malicious Moonsault. Let the Z power explode and deliver a powerful blow!
—Description from the Super Smash Blog.

Incineroar is a playable fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate game. It was announced as the last unlockable character in the game on November 1, 2018.



  • Excellent grabs and throws
  • Aggressive at close combat


  • No projectiles, dependent on close ranged combat.
  • Most Specials require precision to use effectively.
  • Poses after landing certain attacks. These poses can be cancelled, but can also be a hindrance.


Ground Attacks


  • Neutral Attack: A combo consisting of a throat thrust (potentially based on its former signature move, Throat Chop), a knee strike, an an uppercut with the forearm.
  • Forward Tilt: A knifehand jab.
  • Up Tilt: An arcing headbutt.
  • Down Tilt: A leg sweep.
  • Dash Attack: A knee strike.

Smash Attacks

  • Forward Smash: A standing dropkick, similar to Bowser's.
  • Up Smash: A double axe handle.
  • Down Smash: A splash, similar to King K. Rool's.

Other attacks

  • Floor Attack (Front):
  • Floor Attack (Back):
  • Floor Attack (Trip):
  • Ledge Attack: Swipes the ground.

Aerial Attacks

  • Neutral aerial: A splash. Visually distinct from other splash nairs like King Dedede's or King K. Rool's, as Incineroar's torso faces primarily downwards as opposed to mostly facing the camera at an angle.
  • Forward aerial: A dropkick.
  • Back aerial: A roundhouse kick, similar to Falco.
  • Up aerial: An arching leg sweep, comparable to the Mii Brawler's.
  • Down aerial: Incineroar does a quick somersault before thrusting its legs out straight down, similar to Ganondorf's and Dr. Mario's. Is a meteor smash.

Grabs and Throws

  • Pummel:
  • Forward Throw: A giant swing, similar to Wario's back throw.
  • Back Throw: A German suplex.
  • Up Throw: An Argentine backbreaker rack.
  • Down Throw: A chokeslam.

Special Moves

Incineroar's Special Moves
Standard Special Darkest Lariat
Side Special Alolan Whip
Up Special Cross Chop
Down Special Revenge
Final Smash Max Malicious Moonsault


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

On-Screen Appearance

Idle Poses

Victory Poses

In competitive play

To be added

Palette Swaps




  • Incineroar was Unshō Ishizuka‘s last character to be voiced in Japanese, before passing away on August 13, 2018.
  • Incineroar has many moves that resemble attacks used by Zangief from Street Fighter.
  • Incineroar's 4th color variation resembles Big the Cat from the Sonic the Hedgehog universe.



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