This article is about Olimar’s appearance in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. For other uses, see Captain Olimar.
Captain Olimar battles by issuing commands to various types of Pikmin under his control. Pikmin comes in different colors that correspond to different abilities. Olimar’s alternate appearance lets you play as Alph!
—Description from the Super Smash Blog.

Olimar (オリマ) is a veteran fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, first playable in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. He was confirmed during the E3 2018 Conference on June 12, 2018. Alph also returns as his palette swap.





Changes from SSBWU/3DS


  • When Olimar takes damage, his helmet gets cracked, but fixes itself in a few moments.

Ground Attacks

Aerial Attacks

Grabs and Throws

  • Olimar's grab uses all of his current Pikmin to grab the opponent; damage of pummel and throws may change depending on how many Pikmin Olimar currently has.

Special Attacks


Ground Attacks


  • Neutral Attack (Tornado Attack):
  • Forward Tilt:
  • Up Tilt:
  • Down Tilt:
  • Dash Attack:

Smash Attacks

  • Forward Smash (Pikmin Dash):
  • Up Smash:
  • Down Smash:

Other attacks

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

Aerial Attacks

  • Neutral aerial:
  • Forward aerial:
  • Back aerial:
  • Up aerial:
  • Down aerial:

Grabs and Throws

  • Pummel:
  • Forward Throw:
  • Back Throw:
  • Up Throw:
  • Down Throw:

Special Moves

Olimar's Special Moves
Brawl SSBWU/3DS Ultimate
Standard Special Pikmin Pluck
Side Special Pikmin Throw
Up Special Pikmin Chain Winged Pikmin
Down Special Pikmin Order
Final Smash End of Day


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

On-Screen Appearance

Idle Poses

Victory Poses

In competitive play

To be added


Palette Swaps


External links