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Super Smash Bros. Brawl

How do you beat the great maze in subspace emissary? I have four different locations!!!

Games Guru: It’s really hard. This video should help you, though: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6k5kxPjzfNI

How can you beat Target Smash Level 5 in under 20 seconds? What are some tips in beating Cruel Brawl in Multi-Man Brawl? What characters have the highest KO rates in their attacks? How do you control R.O.B.’s Final Smash? Which high-jumping character would be good for beating Boss Battle Mode? What is a good technique for beating Master Hand and Crazy Hand? Thank you.

Games Guru: Wow. You have a lot of questions. Answers for beating Boss Battle mode might help you with your other questions, too:

Don’t button mash. Wait for a pause in their fighting, then hit once or twice. But don’t go wild or they’ll get you. Do a quick multiple attack. Then retreat to somewhere safe to shoot missiles. Dodge the boss’s moves. Use your most powerful strikes like Hammer. Don’t use your heart containers all at once since you don’t have many.

Fox and Ness are great against Duon and Meta Ridley since Fox and Ness have reflectors or absorbers. Pikachu works great with any boss who flies. Just use Thunder. Marth works against a ton of bosses. Just use Counter.

I heard some talk on comments a while back that you can unlock Ridley as a playable character. How can I do that?

Games Guru: You might be able to unlock Ridley by beating Tabuu on any difficulty with Samus playing first on your lineup, as long as you play and die three times straight.

Are there any codes for this game?

Games Guru: There are tons of codes out there. Here are some ways to unlock bonus stages:

– Jungle Japes (from Super Smash Bros. Melee): Fight on any Melee stage 10 times.

– Luigi’s Mansion: Use Luigi in 3 Brawls.

– Mario Bros.: Complete Match #19 (Wario Bros.).

– Pokemon Stadium: Fight in the Pokemon Stadium 2 stage 10 times.

– Spear Pillar: Finish Match #25 (The Aura Is With Me).

How do you defeat Taboo? He’s hard!

Games Guru: He’s really hard. The short answer to your question is to use characters that fly because Tabuu is quite a flier. So get Diddy Kong, Peach, Meta Knight, Marth and Game & Watch together because they have the finest air attacks.

Here’s one other tip: Avoid Tabuu’s whip by using the shield and dodge functions. To avoid Tabuu’s other attacks, you’ll be sidestepping, jumping and rolling a lot.

I can’t get anyone to shoot the sandbag far in the homerun derby minigame. Any advice?

Games Guru: Try Bowser. Check out this YouTube link as well. Using Bowser, this guy sent the sandbag over 2,100 feet.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=xvritT9RctE&feature=related


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25 Comments on Super Smash Bros. Brawl

  1. drbywinner101 // April 19, 2008 at 8:59 am // Reply

    kirby and lucario make a good team

  2. what is master hand`s final smash?

  3. drbywinner101 // April 19, 2008 at 8:57 am // Reply

    i will give you a hint.never ever use mr.game and watch for a boss battle.tell me if this helps you

  4. drbywinner101 // April 19, 2008 at 8:55 am // Reply

    did you know you can unlock dark link,dark mario,and dark master hand?

  5. drbywinner101 // April 19, 2008 at 8:53 am // Reply

    kirby is soooo the best. His hammer hits great ko`s and his final smash,chef kirby,rocks!he can hit lots of ko`s.plus,you can turn into a rock or something in midair!

  6. My favorites are Wolf and Sonic and Pit and R.O.B!

    oh yeah if you want stikers and music make a stage were there are convare belts heading to you and somthing behind you, and set it to only the sandbag!

    enjoy!

  7. How do you unlock Sonic/

  8. it’s easy getin characters i have all of them

  9. ILoveLucas // April 18, 2008 at 4:06 pm // Reply

    Lucas is Definitely my favorite character. All his special attacks are great and he has an almost unavoidable and extremely powerful Final Smash.

  10. Try Kirby.His rapid combo attacks to lots of damage in little time.I got Sandbag to go 9599 FEET.

  11. ???????????????? // April 17, 2008 at 7:32 pm // Reply

    did you know that one stage was from the dimond and pearl series?

  12. How do you unlock toon Link

  13. brawl mstr // April 16, 2008 at 8:04 pm // Reply

    lucas all the way , all moves pk thunder smash style uncontrolable, pk freeze, pk thunder able to control, pk fire.

  14. In my opinion, Ike and Meta Knight are AWESOME!!

  15. thanks for all the great advice its helped me alot

  16. Kirby is the best! you can just swallow up somone and walk off the edge!

  17. meta knight rocks and ownes

  18. I agree sonic speed 7 you would have a unhappy wii!!!!

  19. In cruel Brawl have the alloys follow you to the edge of the field and jump off they usually fall off ( use Kirby or Wario) when you defeat 5 of them like that you’ll get something it worked for me!!

    P.S. this game is good.

  20. I have not played it,but it’s wickedly fun!!!!!!!!!!!!

  21. although it is somewhat chaotic it is very addictive and nintindo did a great job. If u have a wii it is a MUST buy!

  22. I agree with u sonic speed7

  23. Who agrees with me that it’s sad that they took pichu out of the Super Smash Bros. series. He was so cool. Sure he was weak, but it’s always fun to have a little of PICHU POWER! :)

  24. omg a brawl page!!!

    im excited!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  25. did u guys know that the nakid guy is tabu?

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