Cloud Strife is one of the Unlockable Characters for Super Smash Bros. Ragnarok. Arrogant and at times too proud of his own capabilities, Cloud is a Mercenary who fled from an elite group known as SOLDIER, being a member of SOLDIER, Cloud has enhanced abilities especially around Strength and Speed allowing him to wield the Buster Sword. In combat, Cloud uses heavy attacks that are dealt surprisingly quickly and can channel his Limit Breaks that normally deal massive damage into weaker albeit quicker attacks.
A new feature in Super Smash Bros. Ragnarok, pairing has a secret ability in which if both characters perform Final Smashes together. Every Character has a partner that gives both Final Smashes a 5% Damage Boost when performing a Paired Smash.