Zero Suit Samus special moves

Zero Suit Samus special moves

Zero Suit Samus shows off her special moves in today's Super Smash Bros Brawl update.

The first is a stun-gun known as the Paralyzer. You can charge it up a little, if you get someone with it you'll be able to add extra attacks while they're stunned.

Freeze scum!

Ohhhh, right in the...

Then there's the Plasma Whip, a stronger attack where Samus' gun turns into a lash of plasma.

Jesus wept.

Her third special move is called the Plasma Wire, it can be used as a recovery method to latch onto ledges, or to draw enemies closer to you.

Get over here!

Me Jane, you Tarzan.

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dec3issofaraway said:

Oh. How plain.


Super King said:

First character I'm going to play in Brawl is Samus, mostly because I loved the Metroid Prime games so much. Hopefully I'll get to be Zero Suit Samus in my first game! I hope you can somehow unlock Zero Suit Samus as a standalone character, because what if you have items off but want to play as her?


Elebot said:

It looks like Zero Suit Samus may be taking Shiek's place. The move sets are pretty similar.


pichu fan said:

I wanted one of zero suit samus' moves to be ice beam, that would be so cool. Well there's ice climbers and freize.


ssbbssbbssbb said:

I can't figure out if Zero Suit Samus is also a stand alone character, or if she is only gotten by the final smash ball. If all else fails, I guess I'll find out December 3.


insultman911 said:

I don't think she'll be a stand alone character, because she doesn't have a final smash. Only samus does and she's part of samus, so you'll have to use her final smash to use zero suit samus. I think that's how it goes.


Gonzo said:

These moves are kind of interesting. I like the second one, where she hits him in the balls.


BrothaZ said:

That's true, super king. Maybe there'll be a way to become Zero Suit when you choose normal Samus on the character roster, much like Zelda and Sheik in Melee. We'll see, though.


ganon man 62 said:

Well I didn't like this update. Oh well there's always tomorrow.


KillerHonke said:

Actually her Down B move is when she points the gun down. It says in the update if you "smash" down. Thus it's the down b move.


Senpai said:

I'm pretty sure they said they will have no more transformations, just standalone variations.


Nintendoof said:

Don't worry Super King, she's a stand alone character because Zero Suit and Suited Samus have 2 different profiles.


samus freak said:

She can stun me anytime.


DragonFoxCoon said:

That's some range the whip has. And I agree with Super King; Zero Suit Samus needs to be separate from her clothed counterpart.


RisingPhoenix said:

To SuperKing: maybe ZSS will be like Zelda. Before you start the battle just hold the 'B' button and you'll automatically start as ZSS/Sheik. Samus is becoming a one-of-a-kind character with no par. Maybe Ridley will set her straight.


John Asvec said:

One thing to note is that on the SSBB website doesn't have the Final Smash "item" in the items section. It instead has it in the how to play section. I wonder why? Either it's just a mistake by the website or maybe you obtain the final smash "item" after doing something. I dunno, anybody else's thoughts?


Crazy Hand said:

Super King: They'll probably let you hold down A before the match to start out as Zero Suit Samus, just as you could with Sheik in Smash Bros Melee.


The Doc said:

That's a good point Super King. This update was late on the SSBB website and I don't think it was really worth the wait.


A dude said:

Zero Suit Samus is actually part of Samus. After Samus gets the smash ball (an item that lets you unleash your super smash) Samus shoots a super beam, then her armor falls off.


David said:

Correct A dude, you get ZSS only after performing a final smash (Zero Laser). Sheik is in Brawl, by the way.


davyt0247 said:

If you want to play as ZSS from the start, all you have to do is hold the shield button when selecting Samus. Her armor falls off when the match starts.

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