Character of the Month #77 [APRIL FOOLS!]: The Sharpest Tool in the Shed

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Character of the Month #77 [APRIL FOOLS!]: The Sharpest Tool in the Shed

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Post by CaptHayfever » Sat Mar 31, 2018 12:09 pm

SHREK

Source series: Shrek
First appearance: Shrek (2001)
Unlock: Get your game on, go play.

STATS:
Weight class - Heavy
Falling class - Fast
Running speed - Slow
Jump height - Low
Character class - Bruiser

SPECIALS:
B - Onions (source: Shrek)
Cakes, Parfaits
Side B - Body Slam (source: Shrek)
Barrel Roll, Mud Slide
Up B - Donkey Fling (source: Shrek)
Pitchfork Vault, Ogre Waft
Down B - Magic Wand (source: Shrek 2)
Torch, Bubble Wand
Final Smash - Mouth (source: Cicierega-San)

HOME COURSES:
WiiU - Far Far Away Castle
3DS - Swamp

TAUNT:
Up - Torch Pinch
Side - Belch
Down - Happily Ever After Potion

SPECIAL TRAITS/TRIVIA:
--Doesn't suffer ill effects from any poison-style attacks (White Pikmin, Bellossom, et cet).
--Mike Myers refused to record new dialogue for the game, so they had to used old voice clips from 1998.
--All that glitters is, in fact, not gold.

It's April in part of the word already, so I figured I'd get this up now instead of being super late.
Looks like Sakurai changed his mind about "video-game-original characters only" after all.

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

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Re: Character of the Month #77: The Sharpest Tool in the Shed

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Post by Tot Hoddy » Sat Mar 31, 2018 12:36 pm

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Re: Character of the Month #77: The Sharpest Tool in the Shed

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Post by X-3 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 12:37 pm

I was really excited for the addition of such a legendary character but they might have gone too far. Good frame data, super armor on his side-smash, ridiculously good grabs and easy KO potential. The meta game is basically Shrek vs Robo-Marth now and it's already kind of stale.

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Re: Character of the Month #77: The Sharpest Tool in the Shed

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Post by I REALLY HATE PRESENTS! » Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:59 pm

I don't think Sakurai ever said that bit about "video-game-original characters only" in SSB. I've never seen a source and have actually seen evidence to the contrary, considering that he'd have put James Bond in if it hadn't been for legal hurdles.

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