Learn all the ways Sheik can use platforms to her advantage in this tutorial for Super Smash Bros. Melee

By on October 8, 2017 at 6:00 pm

It goes without saying that in the Super Smash Bros. series, movement is the cornerstone to playing well. One of the most overlooked movement options is navigating toward platforms, in particular on Yoshi’s Story and Pokemon Stadium.

While most of the cast can use No Impact Lands — which negates the landing frames of your jump onto a platform — Sheik has a few more options to land on platforms. Using her short hop needle landings and short hop neutral air landings, she can land faster on the platform and extend her combos.

Source: SSBM Tutorials

Corey "Missing Person" Lanier is a full-time writer, and one half of the "So Smart" team that did commentary for Street Fighter V Crash. A former English teacher, he has spent 5 years living between China and South Korea before moving to Canada. When he's not busy writing, he enjoys streaming, playing mafia and elevating his Super Turbo game. He also believes Sailor Moon S is the best fighting game on the planet, and if you don't believe him, see him in Sailor Moon!