Ultimate Character Updates of the Month #7: Heavenbound

Last big pairing, though I chose those words carefully:


KID ICARUS CHARACTERS


PIT

--Unlocks: #4 in Vs, #3 in Samus's Classic line (after Inkling & Wii Fit), or in the Temple of Light in the Light Realm of WoL.

--Faster.

--Altered dash attack.

--Now proclaims "I never learned how to read" on Star KOs.

--New FS: Lightning Chariot (source: Uprising)


PALUTENA

--Unlocks: Final Vs unlock, #8 in Kirby's Classic line (after Ness, Puff, Pac, Zelda, Robin, Corrin, & Lucas), or guarding Master Hand in the Final Battle of WoL.

--Faster.

--Up smash does magic damage instead of neutral.

--Out of all her custom specials in Smash 4, she is now locked into:

==B: Autoreticle

==Side B: Explosive Flame

==Up B: Warp

==Down B: Counter/Reflect Barrier


DARK PIT

--Unlocks: #54 in Vs, #8 in Samus's Classic line (after Inking, Wii Fit, Pit, Incineroar, Dark Samus, Cloud, & Wario), or in Dracula's Castle in the Dark Realm of WoL.

--Faster.

--Altered dash attack.


MOTHER CHARACTERS


NESS

--Unlocks: #1 in Vs, #1 in Kirby's Classic line, or in Magicant in the Light Realm of WoL.

--Faster.

--Jumps higher.

--Nair & pummel now do PSI damage instead of neutral.

--Throws are no longer affected by weight.

--PK Flash now passes through soft platforms & doesn't fizzle on hard platforms.

--PK Thunder now has aiming indicator.


LUCAS

--Unlocks: #36 in Vs, #7 in Kirby's Classic line (after Ness, Puff, Pac, Zelda, Robin, & Corrin), or in the northwest village in the Light Realm of WoL.

--Faster.

--Jumps higher.

--Pummel is now PSI instead of neutral.

--PK Freeze now passes through soft platforms & doesn't fizzle on hard platforms.

--PK Thunder now has aiming indicator.

--PSI Magnet now has a windbox.


So. Dark Pit's still in the game. Yup.


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

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