Ryu is one of the Unlockable Characters for Super Smash Bros. Ragnarok. A respectful and incredibly powerful Fighter, Ryu has incredible power when regardinging hand-to-hand combat and is extremely fast moving in close range. Due to his constant training his body has become extremely resilient to damage allowing him to take blows an untrained human would be unable to even stand against. Using the art of Ansatsuken Ryu can destroy his opponents with powerful Ki Blasts.
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.