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Character(s) of the Month #69: Mario Chaotix

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Character(s) of the Month #69: Mario Chaotix

Post by CaptHayfever » Thu Jul 06, 2017 7:42 pm

Mario Expanded Universe Characters

HOME COURSES:
WiiU - Delfino Plaza, Peach's Castle 64, Wooly World, Yoshi's Island, Gamer, Jungle Hijinxs, 75m, Kongo Jungle 64
3DS - Mushroomy Kingdom, Peach's Castle 64, Yoshi's Island, WarioWare Inc., Jungle Japes

DONKEY KONG

SPECIALS:
B - Giant Punch (source: SSB64)
Lightning Punch, Storm Punch
Side B - Headbutt (source: Melee)
Jumping Headbutt, Stubborn Headbutt
Up B - Spinning Kong (source: DK64)
Chopper Kong, Kong Cyclone
Down B - Hand Slap (source: DK64)
Focused Slap, Hot Slap
Final Smash - Konga Beat (source: Donkey Konga)

UPDATES:
--Konga Beat now comes with an onscreen rhythm guide, & it slows down scrolling stages to reduce suicides.
--Hand Slap can now be used in the air.
--DK's attacks are overall faster, with the tradeoff of his throws being slightly weaker.


DIDDY KONG

SPECIALS:
B - Peanut Popgun (source: DK64)
Exploding Popgun, Jumbo Peanuts
Side B - Monkey Flip (source: Brawl)
Back Flip, Flying Monkey Flip
Up B - Rocketbarrel Boost (source: DK64)
Rocketbarrel Attack, Rocketbarrel Kaboom
Down B - Banana Peel (source: DK64)
Shocking Banana Peel, Battering Banana Peel
Final Smash - Rocketbarrel Barrage (source: DK64)

UPDATES:
--Diddy no longer leaves edible peanuts after using his Popguns.
--He can only have 1 Banana Peel at a time.
--The Popgun misfire now damages opponents too.


YOSHI

SPECIALS:
B - Egg Lay (source: YI)
Lick, Egg Launch
Side B - Egg Roll (source: Melee)
Heavy Egg Roll, Light Egg Roll
Up B - Egg Throw (source: YI)
High Jump, Timed Egg Throw
Down B - Yoshi Bomb (source: YI)
Star Bomb, Crushing Bomb
Final Smash - Super Dragon (source: SMW)

UPDATES:
--The player has control over Egg Throw again!
--Egg Lay victims now only take half damage from attacks while they're trapped instead of full damage.
--Egg Roll no longer puts Yoshi into helpless freefall.


WARIO

SPECIALS:
B - Chomp (source: Wario World)
Inhaling Chomp, Garlic Breath
Side B - Wario Bike (source: WarioWare Inc)
Speeding Bike, Burying Bike
Up B - Corkscrew (source: Wario World)
Widescrew, Corkscrew Leap
Down B - Wario Waft (source: Smooth Moves)
Rose-Scented Waft, Quick Waft
Final Smash - Wario-Man (source: Twisted)

UNLOCK:
WiiU - Play 20 matches OR clear 100-Man Smash
3DS - Play 30 matches OR clear 100-Man Smash

UPDATES:
--Wario's side smash (the shoulder charge from Wario Land) has been replaced with a cartoon punch a la Mario & Luigi in SSB64. The range is better, but couldn't they have just given the shoulder charge better range?
--The Waft now maintains its charge between lives.


DR. MARIO

SPECIALS:
B - Megavitamin (source: Dr. Mario)
Fast Capsule, Mega Capsule
Side B - Super Sheet (source: SMW)
Shocking Sheet, Breezy Sheet
Up B - Super Jump Punch (source: SMB)
Super Jump, Ol' One-Two
Down B - Doc-Tor-nado (source: SMW)
Soaring Tornado, Clothesline Tornado
Final Smash - SuppositoryDoctor Finale (source: Smash 4)

UNLOCK:
WiiU - Play 50 matches OR clear a Master Orders challenge on Hard or higher
3DS - Play 60 matches OR clear Classic with Mario at 4.0+ difficulty

UPDATES:
--Doc is back, & he has a Final Smash now.
--Doc is also now far less mobile than Mario, but still stronger.

And remember, "I'm-a Luigi, number one!"

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Post by Marilink » Fri Jul 07, 2017 6:36 am

Interesting that you say the Tornado is from Super Mario World. I'm guessing you're basing that off of the spin jump in SMW? I always just figured that was a Smash Bros. original.
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Post by CaptHayfever » Fri Jul 07, 2017 9:04 am

^The cape spin, actually; they got 2 attacks out of that.

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