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Final Destination History/Lore

Final Destination has no lore behind it besides that it's referred to as Master Hand's Residence. It's his home. In different iterations of SSB, the background changes between different stages, ...
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Invulnerability Effect of Zelda/Sheik's Transform

1) Yes. Both Zelda's and Sheik's Transform have intangibility frames in Melee. Zelda's transform provides intangibility on frames 34-43, while Sheik's transform provides it on frames 27-36. Sources ...
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How can I counter wavedashing?

Wavedashing is an "exploit" of the game's physics engine. It allows players to move faster and more precisely on the ground and still be able to attack/counterattack very quickly. It's a technique ...
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What is Special about Yoshi's Egg Shield?

Yoshi's light shield makes him slide much further than any other character in the game: Yoshi suffers no shield stun
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ELO in Super Smash Bros. Melee

The ranking system they are most likely referring to is Smashladder, an online community that uses the Dolphin emulator to run matches.
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What is Special about Yoshi's Egg Shield?

There's one more special property I know of. Unlike other shields, Yoshi cannot jump out of shield. In competative play, this limits his out-of-shield options, making him prone to shield pressure and ...
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What is the original reference to Ness' entrance in Super Smash Bros.?

Ness's intro animation is a reference to his PSI Teleport ability from Earthbound: How Teleport works is that the user begins to run at an ever-accelerating speed, and when the maximum speed is ...
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Peach Down Smash Landing All Hits

How can I maximize my chances of landing all of these hits? DSmash them while they DI down and in dsmash (see bullet 1), or position yourself so that the combination of their starting position and ...
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Action Replay code to cut Jigglypuff's Rest sleep time in Super Smash Bro Melee?

I know this is 5 years old, but just in case you're still maining Jigglypuff and still need practice with this combo, I got something. The 20XX mod now includes a way to save your current state and ...
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What can Peach's neutral special (Toad Guard) actually block?

Short answer: Any attack or projectile. Ordinary counters in Smash Bros. (including Peach, Marth, Corrin, etc.) are activated by any ordinary offensive hitboxes, i.e., attacks which deal damage upon ...
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How can I counter wavedashing?

The previous answer is good, but I don't think it elaborated enough on the downsides. While wavedashing is indeed a great tool, it does - as any other option - come at some costs. Wavedashing on a ...
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What difference does level make?

As I understand it, there are a number of differences between CPU levels, summarized below: Reflexes: Typically, higher level CPUs have faster "reflexes" - what I mean by this is that even though a ...
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How to unlock all stages in Melee in dolphin 5.0?

In Dolphin 5.0-14344, to unlock all stages in the USA or PAL versions of Super Smash Bros. Melee: Open Options > Configuration. In the General tab, check Enable Cheats. Right-click Super Smash ...
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What can be Blocked by the Hylian and Deku Shields?

In short, most projectiles can be blocked by Link and Young Link's shields. This wiki about Link's shield states: To be considered a projectile for the purposes of the shield, a hitbox must be ...
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What Projectiles can Mario/Dr. Mario's Cape Reflect?

According to this forum, the cape can deflect all projectiles: Mario's cape can reflect literally any projectile (like Villager's bowling ball and falling tree, and Megaman's charge shot) that isn'...
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Do they use a ranking system in smash?

Locally scenes rank the top players using Power Rankings (PR). Usually this consists of the top 10 players, but sometimes extends as far as top 16 or top 20 with the possibility of honourable mentions....
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Do they use a ranking system in smash?

Elo is used for multiplayer(online) to find similar opponents. What I think you are trying to ask is how are players put into the initial fights in tournaments, if that is your question then the ...
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Does using an HDMI splitter introduce input lag?

I can't say definitively for all HDMI splitters because they can be implemented in different ways, but the ones that I have used all produce no input lag, even though they require A/C power. The ...
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