Young Link

Young Link

- The Legend of Zelda - [22]

He's back after 17 years! 

Young Link is faster than Link but he's also lighter, making him easier to launch.


How to unlock Young Link?
You can unlock this fighter in 3 different ways. Then, you need to win a battle against the character to unlock it. If you loose the fight, the character, after certain time will, appear again ready to fight inside the Games and More Menu.
The 3 methods are:
  • Free their Spirit in the Adventure Mode.
  • Play any mode against friends or CPU.☆
  • Beat Classic Mode with any character.★
After a small period of time and then exiting the mode (except Smash Mode), the fight start. The order in which the character will challenge you is described HERE.
X
01. Ness
02. Zelda
03. Bowser
04. Pit
05. Inkling
06. Villager
07. Marth
08. Young Link
09. Wii Fit Trainer
10. Ice Climbers
11. Captain Falcon
12. Peach
13. Ryu
14. Ike
15. Jigglypuff
16. King K. Rool
17. Sonic
18. Simon
19. Zero Suit Samus
20. Little Mac
21. Isabelle
22. Shulk
23. Lucina
24. Wario
25. Ridley
26. Pokémon Trainer
27. Lucario
28. Daisy
29. Roy
30. King Dedede
31. R.O.B.
32. Falco
33. Luigi
34. Pichu
35. Richter
36. Lucas
37. Diddy Kong
38. Meta Knight
39. Snake
40. Ganondorf
41. Corrin
42 Mega Man
43. Bayonetta
44. Toon Link
45. Rosalina & Luma
46. Incineroar
47. Sheik
48. Olimar
49. PAC-MAN
50. Dark Samus
51. Wolf
52. Mr. Game & Watch
53. Robin
54. Dark Pit
55. Cloud
56. Duck Hunt
57. Ken
58. Greninja
59. Chrom
60. Mewtwo
61. Bowser Jr.
62. Dr. Mario
63. Palutena

The character will appear once you beat the Classic Mode with any character. The order in which they appear it depends on the fighter that you choose in the Classic Mode.
Check out HERE the order.

X
Classic Mode with Mario:
Sonic => Bayonetta => Little Mac => Ike => Luigi => Roy => Dr. Mario => Olimar => Bowser

Classic Mode with Donkey Kong:
Bowser => Pokémon Trainer => Rosalina & Luma => King Dedede => Sheik => Greninja => Diddy Kong => Duck Hunt => Sonic

Classic Mode with Link:
King K. Rool => Ice Climbers => Simon => Meta Knight => Snake => Young Link => Richter => Toon Link => Sonic

Classic Mode with Samus:
Inkling => Wii Fit Trainer => Pit => Incineroar => Dark Samus => Cloud => Wario => Dark Pit => Sonic

Classic Mode with Yoshi:
Lucario => Marth => Ryu => Ganondorf => Lucina => Ridley => Chrom => Ken => Sonic

Classic Mode with Kirby:
Ness => Jigglypuff => Pac-Man => Zelda => Robin => Corrin => Lucas => Palutena => Sonic

Classic Mode with Fox:
Captain Falcon => Zero Suit Samus => Peach => Falco => Daisy => Bowser Jr. => Wolf => Mewtwo => Sonic

Classic Mode with Pikachu:
Villager => Shulk => R.O.B. => Mega Man => Isabelle => Mr. Game & Watch => Pichu => Sonic

!!! This also works for the non original 8 fighters. For example, if you want to unlock Little Mac, you can also do it if you play Classic Mode with Bayonetta.
After unlocking all characters from the Mario Group, then the queue will start in Donkey Kong Classic Mode queue. For the rest, it will go back to Mario Classic Mode queue.



Moveset *

special attacks

Neutral Special moveset

 - Young Link Neutral Special - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018

Bow

Up Special moveset

 - Young Link Up Special - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018

Spin Attack

Side Special moveset

 - Young Link Side Special - Image published directly in smashbros.com 16.Jun.2018

Boomerang

Down Special moveset

 - Young Link Down Special - Image published directly in smashbros.com 16.Jun.2018

Bomb

Taunts

Up Taunt moveset

 - Young Link Up Taunt - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018

Side Taunt moveset

 - Young Link Side Taunt - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018

Down Taunt moveset

 - Young Link Down Taunt - Image published directly in smashbros.com 16.Jun.2018
Standard attacks

Neutral moveset

 - Young Link Neutral - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018

Neutral Combo moveset

 - Young Link Neutral Combo - Image published directly in smashbros.com 16.Jul.2018

Dash moveset

 - Young Link Dash - Image published directly in smashbros.com 03.Aug.2018
smash attacks

Up Smash moveset

 - Young Link Up Smash - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018

Side Smash moveset

 - Young Link Side Smash - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018
aerial attacks

Down Aerial moveset

 - Young Link Down Aerial - Image published directly in smashbros.com 16.Jun.2018
grab attacks

Up Throw moveset

 - Young Link Up Throw - Image published directly in smashbros.com 12.Jul.2018
Smash Ball

Final Smash moveset

 - Young Link Final Smash - Image published directly in smashbros.com 02.Nov.2018

Triforce Slash

*All pictures of moves for all characters are gathered from official sources and from pictures and videos without detailed explanations, and some are subject to change.

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Zelda Zero Suit Samus