This article is about Sheik's appearance in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. For other uses, see Sheik.
Now Sheik joins the battle wearing the Sheikah costume from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Keep the pressure on your opponent by using his speedy dash to quickly close in on (or get away from) your opponent!
—Description from the Super Smash Blog.

Sheik is a veteran fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, first playable in Super Smash Bros. Melee. She was confirmed to return on June 12, 2018 during E3 2018.





Changes from SSBWU/3DS


  • Like several of the other Zelda characters, Sheik's design has been updated once again, now wearing the Sheikah costume from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
  • Has a new final smash; instead of firing her Light Arrow, she now strikes her opponent(s) at blinding speeds.

Ground Attacks

Aerial Attacks

Grabs and Throws

Special Attacks

  • Burst Grenade side special no longer puts Sheik into helpless state.


Ground Attacks


  • Neutral Attack: Sheik swipes forth with one arm, and then the other arm; she then enters a rapid flurry of arm jabs, finishing with one powerful one.
  • Forward Tilt (Cycle Kick): Sheik kicks in an upwards arc in front of herself.
  • Up Tilt: Sheik kicks upwards with one leg and then swings the leg downwards in front of herself.
  • Down Tilt: Sheik kicks low to the ground.
  • Dash Attack: Sheik swings both arms forwards.

Smash Attacks

  • Forward Smash: Sheik performs two lunging kicks.
  • Up Smash (Razor Wing): Sheik raises her arms, touching her fingertips together, and then brings her arms down, swinging them to her sides.
  • Down Smash: Sheik performs a spinning breakdance kick.

Other attacks

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

Aerial Attacks

  • Neutral aerial: Sheik performs a sex kick.
  • Forward aerial (Hatchet): Sheik swipes forth with both arms.
  • Back aerial: Sheik kicks backwards with one leg.
  • Up aerial: Sheik drill kicks upwards.
  • Down aerial: Sheik dives downwards at a steep angle with one leg extended for a kick.

Grabs and Throws

  • Pummel: Sheik throws her knee into the grabbed opponent.
  • Forward Throw: Sheik strikes the opponent, launching them forwards.
  • Back Throw:
  • Up Throw:
  • Down Throw: Sheik throws the opponent to the ground and then axe kicks them.

Special Moves

Sheik's Special Moves
Melee Brawl SSBWU/3DS Ultimate
Standard Special Needle Storm
Side Special Chain Burst Grenade
Up Special Vanish
Down Special Transform Bouncing Fish
Final Smash Light Arrow Sheikah Dance


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

On-Screen Appearance

Idle Poses

Victory Poses

In competitive play

To be added


Palette Swaps

800px-Sheik Palette (SSBU)


External links