Mario (SSBB)
Mariossbi Dr. Mario SSB4
Symbol SSB Mario Series
Universe Super Mario
Smash Appearances
Super Smash Bros.
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U
Super Smash Bros. Battle
Official Debut Donkey Kong (1981)
Availability Starter
Final Smash Mario Finale

This page is about Mario in Super Smash Bros. Battle. For the character in general, see Mario.

Trophy Description

The hero from the Mushroom Kingdom. Originally hailing from Brooklyn, Mario came to the Mushroom Kingdom, and unknowingly got himself caught in an adventure to save a Princess. He is known worldwide to this day.

  • Super Mario Bros, NES
  • New Super Mario Bros, DS



Neutral Special: Makes one punch, then another, and finishes off with a kick.

Forward Tilt: Kicks forward.

Backward Tilt: Kicks backwards.

Up Tilt: Punches upwards.

Down Tilt: Kicks the ground in front of him.

Dash Attack: Does a cartwheel across the stage.

Smash Attacks

Side Smash: Charges and makes fire in front of him.

Up Smash: Does a fire punch upwards.

Down Smash: Does a breakdance move.

Aerial Attacks

Neutral Aerial: Spins around with his legs.

Front Aerial: Kicks forward.

Back Aerial: Kicks backward.

Up Aerial: Makes a fireball upwards.

Down Aerial: Kicks downwards.


Grab: Lunges forward with his hands.

Pummel: Repeatedly punches the victim.

Side Pummel: Throws the victim to the left/right.

Up Pummel: Throws the victim upwards.

Down Pummel: Throws victim to the ground and steps on them.

Special Moves

Neutral Special: Fireball- Shoots a fireball forward.

Dr. Mario Alternate: Megavitamin- Shoots a Megavitamin forward.

Side Special: Cape- Swings a cape forward. Reflects items.

Dr. Mario's is the same, but does slightly more instead, and the cape is a doctors cape.

Up Special: Super Punch Jump- Jumps up, doing several hits. Each hit does 5%.

Dr. Mario's is the same, but each hit does more damage.

Down Special: Luma Spin- Spins around. Cannot be used again until Luma pops out.

Dr. Mario's is the same, with the same damage.

Final Smash: Mario Finale: Shoots two fiery dragons forward.

Dr. Mario Alternate: Doctor Finale- Same as Mario Finale, but uses ice instead.

Neutral Special: Ice Ball- Similar to Fireball, but with ice instead.

Side Special: Tanooki Tail- Spins a tail around. Similar to Cape, but does more damage.

Up Special: Flaming Uppercut- Does a fiery uppercut.

Down Special: F.L.U.D.D.- Charges up and shoots a spray of water that pushes off opponents.

Final Smash: Mega Mushroom- Makes Mario grow large, and turns his attacks into monstrous attacks.

Neutral Special: Tennis Racket- Mario swings forward with his racket. Reflects projectiles.

Side Special: Standard Kart M- Mario drives forward in his kart or bike. Does damage and breaks apart (similarly to Wario Bike).

Up Special: Wing Cap- Mario grows wings on his cap and flies up.

Down Special: Dice Block- Mario makes a dice block and hits it. Those who around him and does random effects depending on the number: 1. Works like Mr. Saturn, 2 bonks them, 3 electrifies them, 4 burns them, 5 freezes them, and 6 buries them in the ground.

Final Smash: Flaming Inferno: Mario goes up to the sky and shoots down fireballs, which do damage and knockback.

Custom Movesets

Type Moveset A Moveset B Moveset C
Neutral Special Fireball Ice Ball Tennis Racket
Side Special Cape Tanooki Tail Standard Kart M
Up Special Super Jump Punch Flaming Uppercut Cape Mario
Down Special Star Spin F.L.U.D.D. Dice Block
Final Smash Mario Finale Mega Mushroom Flaming Inferno


Neutral Taunt: Mario turns to the audience and makes a peace sign as a Power Star floats above him.

Side Taunt: Takes his hat/accessory and spins around.

Down Taunt: Does an aerial flip, and says "Ya-hoo!"

Dr. Mario Taunts

  • Poses toward the screen saying "Excellent"!
  • Rolls a randomly colored pill down his arms
  • Does an aerial flip, saying "Ya-Hoo!" (same as Mario's)

Character Entrances

  • Comes out of a pipe, and says "Let's-A-Go!"
  • Flys down in a similar fashion to Super Mario Galaxy.

Dr. Mario's taunts are the same, but in the first, he says, "Ya-hoo!", and comes out of a white pipe rather than a green.

Victory/Losing Poses

Victory Theme: An orchestrated version of the Flagpole Theme from Super Mario Bros.


  • Spins around and jumps with a coin
  • Runs over and makes a peace sign
  • Jumps around and lands on one foot.

Dr. Mario Variants

Victory Theme: Dr. Mario's Theme

  • Rolls a pill down his arm and holds it with a pose
  • Does a triple jump, and lands on one foot
  • Spins and makes a peace sign

Losing Pose: Claps politely.

Costume Changes

  • Red cap and blue overalls. Normal clothes
  • White Cap, red overalls. Based off of Fire Mario
  • Light blue cap, red overalls. Based off of [[Ice Mario}}
  • Yellow cap, purple overalls. Based off of Wario's colors
  • Green cap, orange overalls. Slightly based off of his NES colors.
  • Blue cap, red overalls. Based off of colors from Donkey Kong.
  • Black cap, red overalls. Based off of Flying Mario colors.

Dr. Mario

Dr. Mario SSB4

Dr. Mario can be unlocked as a costume change for Mario. His costume change can be unlocked by beating All-Star mode with Mario on any difficulty.