Ephraim is one of the Unlockable Characters for Super Smash Bros. Ragnarok. The crown prince of Renais, Ephraim is not only a strong fighter but also an expert with a lance, a tricky weapon for most to deal with. As such this gives Ephraim an advantage, due to the long range of his weapon he can use it to keep his enemies away from him if necessary.
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.