Category Archives: Amiibo Training Analysis

Time to sign up for S.L.A.P.-Season 5!

Have you ever looked at your Amiibos and said, “Man, I wish I could submit these fun Amiibos to a tournament but all the meta Amiibos just knock them out in the opening rounds. And then mock them. Mercilessly.” Well, my friend, we in the Smash League of Amiibo Pairs has a firm anti-Amiibo-bullying policy and have set up just the Amiibo League for your beloved Amiibos.

I wonder if I could shoehorn the word “Amiibo” more times into a single sentence?

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Amiibo Training Analysis: Marth & Lucina

Welcome to the third chapter of Amiibo Training Analysis! Both Marth and Lucina (commonly shortened to Marcina) are well known as powerhouses in the amiibo metagame. If you’re a trainer who wants to raise a great Marth or Lucina amiibo, you’re in luck: we’re going to take an in-depth look at what makes these characters work.

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Amiibo Training Analysis: Cloud

Welcome to the second chapter of Amiibo Training Analysis! I’d like to extend thanks to Supernova for writing up today’s entry. If you’re a trainer who wants to raise a great Cloud amiibo, you’re in luck: we’re going to take an in-depth look at what makes this character work.

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Amiibo Training Analysis: Ness

Welcome to the first chapter of a new series here at Cloud Nine, Amiibo Training Analysis! By now, I’m sure you’ve read most (if not all) of Cloud Nine’s amiibo training guides. These were intended as a starting point for trainers hoping to succeed with a particular character.

Amiibo Training Analysis is very different from the guides you’ve come to know: hence the name of the series, it focuses on analyzing one particular aspect of the metagame in great detail. In future installments, I may cover a wide range of topics: a specific character, a particular stage, or even a bonus effect. The goal is to help you all become more knowledgeable and involved in the amiibo game.

Today, we’re starting with Ness, a fighter who’s seen his ups and downs over the course of the metagame. If you’re a trainer who wants to raise a great Ness amiibo, today’s your lucky day: we’re going to take an in-depth look at what makes this character work.

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