Name: Hero

Game Series: Dragon Quest
First Appearance: Dragon Quest XI (2018)

Unlock Criteria:

  • DLC

Special Feature
Hero has multiple different alts representing the different playable characters in Dragon Quest.
He has a special Magic Power meter. It starts at 100 points but every Special move he uses uses MP. This can be recovered passively through time or in larger amounts by landing hits on opponents

Alternate Costumes


Neutral SpecialFrizz/Frizzle/Kafrizz

Hero's neutral special is a charge move. This move unleashes a fireball in front of you. The longer you charge, the more powerful the fireball. This charge can be stored

Side SpecialZap/Zapple/Kazap

Hero's side special is another charge move which, when released, unleashes lightning in a spinning sword attack. It is stronger the more it is charged.

Up SpecialWoosh/Swoosh/Kaswoosh

Hero's up special is his recovery move and shoots a tornado beneath him to propel himself upwards. This will damage any enemies who hit the tornado. If charged, the distance sent upwards is higher

Down SpecialCommand Menu

Hero's down special opens up a command menu. From here, four different moves are selected at random but you can cancel out with shield. The possibilities are as follows:

  • Acceleratle - Increases Speed and Jump but lowers launch resistance
  • Bang/Kaboom - A light bolt that is propelled forwards that explodes on impact
  • Bounce - Reflects incoming projectiles
  • Flame Slash - Swings the sword engulfed in fire
  • Hatchet Man - Unleashes a Critical Hit
  • Heal - Heals damage inflicted upon yourself
  • Hocus Pocus - Triggers a random command or status such as Invincibility, Invisibility or Metal
  • Kaclang - Makes you invincible
  • Kacrackle Slash - Swings the sword engulfed in ice
  • Kamikazee - Causes an explosion around Hero that will deal damage
  • Magic Burst - Depletes all MP and sets up a large explosion
  • Metal Slash - Instantly KOs Metal foes
  • Oomph - Increases Melee Attack and Launch but lowers Defense
  • Psyche Up - Increases the power of your next attack
  • Sizz/Sizzle - A quick fire spell
  • Snooze - Puts foes to sleep
  • Whack/Thwack - A large sword strike that may KO opponents
  • Zoom - Pushes you upwards

Final Smash

Final Smash SpecialGigaslash

Hero's Final Smash lunges a sword strike forwards. Up to 3 enemies hit in it are then pulled in for an attack by many protagonists from Dragon Quest who go in for the attack. This launches all opponents