|Duck Hunt Dog|
|Full Name||Duck Hunt Dog|
|First Appearance||Duck Hunt (1984)|
|Latest Appearance||Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U (2014)|
The Duck Hunt Dog (called Mr. Peepers by the fans) is one of the main characters featured in Duck Hunt. Introduced in the game as a way to award or make fun of the players if they hit or miss the duck, the Duck Hunt Dog was a famous character due his infamous trademark laugh everytime the player lost a duck. The Duck Hunt Dog has a more important role in the arcade port Vs. Duck Hunt, in which he served as the host of the bonus games.
Many years after his original debut, he reappeared in the 4th installment of Super Smash Bros. as an unlockable character. In that game, he makes a duo with the Duck from the said game, while also having a Wild Gunman as his helper in the game.
The Duck Hunt dog is known for his usual snark everytime the player loses the duck in Duck Hunt and also he taunts the players in Vs. Duck Hunt, in which while the player shoots the ducks, he jumps around. In his appearance in the Super Smash Bros. series, it is shown that he has a good relationship with an unknown duck.
Powers and Abilities
While he doesn't shows any abilities in his home series, the Duck Hunt Dog is shown to be a quite a fighter, he is somewhat fast and agile, he utilizies his paw and his mouth for his attacks. He is also shown to be a some kind of tactician, as he commands to the shooter where to shoot, as it is shown with his forward smash and his Side B. Outside of that, not much is known for him.
|An amiibo figure of Duck Hunt Dog exists! For more info about this amiibo, see this page.|