King Dedede's Counter Picks

King Dedede is strong Against

How to counter Ganondorf with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ganondorf
score: 
69
94.81
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser Jr. with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser Jr.
score: 
52
83.33
% upvotes
How to counter Little Mac with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Little Mac
score: 
46
88.33
% upvotes
How to counter Incineroar with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Incineroar
score: 
40
87.04
% upvotes
How to counter Donkey Kong with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Donkey Kong
score: 
35
83.02
% upvotes
How to counter Jigglypuff with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Jigglypuff
score: 
28
76.92
% upvotes
How to counter Charizard with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Charizard
score: 
24
90.00
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser
score: 
20
83.33
% upvotes
How to counter King K. Rool with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King K. Rool
score: 
20
75.00
% upvotes
How to counter Mewtwo with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mewtwo
score: 
19
85.19
% upvotes
How to counter Piranha Plant with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Piranha Plant
score: 
18
78.13
% upvotes
How to counter Kirby with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Kirby
score: 
18
80.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ridley with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ridley
score: 
15
75.86
% upvotes
How to counter Captain Falcon with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Captain Falcon
score: 
15
74.19
% upvotes
How to counter Robin with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Robin
score: 
13
78.26
% upvotes
77.27
% upvotes
How to counter Samus with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Samus
score: 
11
64.86
% upvotes
How to counter Luigi with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Luigi
score: 
10
69.23
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Samus with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Samus
score: 
10
70.83
% upvotes
How to counter Pac-Man with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pac-Man
score: 
10
72.73
% upvotes
How to counter Ice Climbers with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ice Climbers
score: 
9
73.68
% upvotes
How to counter Dr. Mario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dr. Mario
score: 
8
72.22
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Brawler with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Brawler
score: 
8
75.00
% upvotes
How to counter Diddy Kong with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Diddy Kong
score: 
8
72.22
% upvotes
How to counter Wario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wario
score: 
8
72.22
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Pit with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Pit
score: 
8
78.57
% upvotes
How to counter Ryu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ryu
score: 
7
65.22
% upvotes
How to counter Lucario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucario
score: 
7
76.92
% upvotes
How to counter Snake with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Snake
score: 
6
61.54
% upvotes
How to counter Meta Knight with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Meta Knight
score: 
5
69.23
% upvotes
62.50
% upvotes
66.67
% upvotes
60.00
% upvotes
How to counter R.O.B. with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
R.O.B.
score: 
3
57.89
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Gunner with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Gunner
score: 
3
61.54
% upvotes
How to counter Pit with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pit
score: 
2
58.33
% upvotes
How to counter Chrom with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Chrom
score: 
2
55.56
% upvotes
How to counter Ken with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ken
score: 
2
56.25
% upvotes
How to counter Inkling with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Inkling
score: 
2
52.78
% upvotes
How to counter Shulk with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Shulk
score: 
1
52.63
% upvotes
How to counter Isabelle with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Isabelle
score: 
1
52.17
% upvotes
How to counter Joker with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Joker
score: 
1
60.00
% upvotes
How to counter Peach with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Peach
score: 
1
52.63
% upvotes
How to counter Duck Hunt with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Duck Hunt
score: 
1
53.85
% upvotes
How to counter Corrin with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Corrin
score: 
1
53.33
% upvotes
How to counter Lucina with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucina
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Greninja with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Greninja
score: 
-1
47.37
% upvotes
How to counter Sheik with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sheik
score: 
-1
47.37
% upvotes
How to counter Sonic with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sonic
score: 
-2
46.43
% upvotes
0
% upvotes
How to counter Yoshi with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Yoshi
score: 
-3
43.48
% upvotes
How to counter Fox with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Fox
score: 
-3
44.00
% upvotes
How to counter Hero with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Hero
score: 
-4
0
% upvotes
How to counter Ness with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ness
score: 
-5
41.38
% upvotes
How to counter Mario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mario
score: 
-5
39.13
% upvotes
How to counter Roy with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Roy
score: 
-5
42.42
% upvotes
How to counter Daisy with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Daisy
score: 
-5
36.84
% upvotes
How to counter Cloud with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Cloud
score: 
-6
37.50
% upvotes
How to counter Zero Suit Samus with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zero Suit Samus
score: 
-6
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter Marth with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Marth
score: 
-8
34.62
% upvotes
How to counter Olimar with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Olimar
score: 
-9
28.57
% upvotes
How to counter Bayonetta with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bayonetta
score: 
-9
37.84
% upvotes
How to counter Wolf with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wolf
score: 
-9
35.48
% upvotes
How to counter Squirtle with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Squirtle
score: 
-9
32.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ike with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ike
score: 
-9
37.14
% upvotes
How to counter Ivysaur with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ivysaur
score: 
-11
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter Lucas with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucas
score: 
-12
30.00
% upvotes
How to counter Villager with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Villager
score: 
-13
27.59
% upvotes
How to counter Richter with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Richter
score: 
-16
26.47
% upvotes
How to counter Falco with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Falco
score: 
-17
18.52
% upvotes
How to counter Mega Man with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mega Man
score: 
-22
25.00
% upvotes
How to counter Simon with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Simon
score: 
-26
32.43
% upvotes
How to counter Zelda with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zelda
score: 
-31
24.59
% upvotes
How to counter Pichu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pichu
score: 
-38
20.31
% upvotes
How to counter Pikachu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pikachu
score: 
-49
20.48
% upvotes
How to counter Palutena with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Palutena
score: 
-74
13.00
% upvotes

King Dedede is weak Against

How to counter Palutena with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Palutena
score: 
74
87.00
% upvotes
How to counter Pikachu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pikachu
score: 
49
79.52
% upvotes
How to counter Pichu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pichu
score: 
38
79.69
% upvotes
How to counter Zelda with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zelda
score: 
31
75.41
% upvotes
How to counter Simon with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Simon
score: 
26
67.57
% upvotes
How to counter Mega Man with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mega Man
score: 
22
75.00
% upvotes
How to counter Falco with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Falco
score: 
17
81.48
% upvotes
How to counter Richter with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Richter
score: 
16
73.53
% upvotes
How to counter Villager with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Villager
score: 
13
72.41
% upvotes
How to counter Lucas with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucas
score: 
12
70.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ivysaur with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ivysaur
score: 
11
66.67
% upvotes
How to counter Ike with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ike
score: 
9
62.86
% upvotes
How to counter Squirtle with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Squirtle
score: 
9
68.00
% upvotes
How to counter Wolf with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wolf
score: 
9
64.52
% upvotes
How to counter Bayonetta with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bayonetta
score: 
9
62.16
% upvotes
How to counter Olimar with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Olimar
score: 
9
71.43
% upvotes
How to counter Marth with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Marth
score: 
8
65.38
% upvotes
66.67
% upvotes
How to counter Cloud with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Cloud
score: 
6
62.50
% upvotes
How to counter Daisy with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Daisy
score: 
5
63.16
% upvotes
How to counter Roy with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Roy
score: 
5
57.58
% upvotes
How to counter Mario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mario
score: 
5
60.87
% upvotes
How to counter Ness with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ness
score: 
5
58.62
% upvotes
How to counter Hero with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Hero
score: 
4
100.00
% upvotes
How to counter Fox with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Fox
score: 
3
56.00
% upvotes
How to counter Yoshi with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Yoshi
score: 
3
56.52
% upvotes
100.00
% upvotes
How to counter Sonic with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sonic
score: 
2
53.57
% upvotes
How to counter Sheik with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sheik
score: 
1
52.63
% upvotes
How to counter Greninja with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Greninja
score: 
1
52.63
% upvotes
How to counter Lucina with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucina
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Corrin with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Corrin
score: 
-1
46.67
% upvotes
How to counter Duck Hunt with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Duck Hunt
score: 
-1
46.15
% upvotes
How to counter Peach with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Peach
score: 
-1
47.37
% upvotes
How to counter Joker with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Joker
score: 
-1
40.00
% upvotes
How to counter Isabelle with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Isabelle
score: 
-1
47.83
% upvotes
How to counter Shulk with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Shulk
score: 
-1
47.37
% upvotes
How to counter Inkling with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Inkling
score: 
-2
47.22
% upvotes
How to counter Ken with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ken
score: 
-2
43.75
% upvotes
How to counter Chrom with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Chrom
score: 
-2
44.44
% upvotes
How to counter Pit with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pit
score: 
-2
41.67
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Gunner with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Gunner
score: 
-3
38.46
% upvotes
How to counter R.O.B. with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
R.O.B.
score: 
-3
42.11
% upvotes
40.00
% upvotes
How to counter Wii Fit Trainer with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wii Fit Trainer
score: 
-3
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Swordfighter with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Swordfighter
score: 
-4
37.50
% upvotes
How to counter Meta Knight with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Meta Knight
score: 
-5
30.77
% upvotes
How to counter Snake with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Snake
score: 
-6
38.46
% upvotes
How to counter Lucario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucario
score: 
-7
23.08
% upvotes
How to counter Ryu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ryu
score: 
-7
34.78
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Pit with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Pit
score: 
-8
21.43
% upvotes
How to counter Wario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wario
score: 
-8
27.78
% upvotes
How to counter Diddy Kong with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Diddy Kong
score: 
-8
27.78
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Brawler with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Brawler
score: 
-8
25.00
% upvotes
How to counter Dr. Mario with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dr. Mario
score: 
-8
27.78
% upvotes
How to counter Ice Climbers with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ice Climbers
score: 
-9
26.32
% upvotes
How to counter Pac-Man with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pac-Man
score: 
-10
27.27
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Samus with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Samus
score: 
-10
29.17
% upvotes
How to counter Luigi with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Luigi
score: 
-10
30.77
% upvotes
How to counter Samus with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Samus
score: 
-11
35.14
% upvotes
22.73
% upvotes
How to counter Robin with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Robin
score: 
-13
21.74
% upvotes
How to counter Captain Falcon with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Captain Falcon
score: 
-15
25.81
% upvotes
How to counter Ridley with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ridley
score: 
-15
24.14
% upvotes
How to counter Kirby with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Kirby
score: 
-18
20.00
% upvotes
How to counter Piranha Plant with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Piranha Plant
score: 
-18
21.88
% upvotes
How to counter Mewtwo with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mewtwo
score: 
-19
14.81
% upvotes
How to counter King K. Rool with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King K. Rool
score: 
-20
25.00
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser
score: 
-20
16.67
% upvotes
How to counter Charizard with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Charizard
score: 
-24
10.00
% upvotes
How to counter Jigglypuff with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Jigglypuff
score: 
-28
23.08
% upvotes
How to counter Donkey Kong with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Donkey Kong
score: 
-35
16.98
% upvotes
How to counter Incineroar with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Incineroar
score: 
-40
12.96
% upvotes
How to counter Little Mac with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Little Mac
score: 
-46
11.67
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser Jr. with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser Jr.
score: 
-52
16.67
% upvotes
How to counter Ganondorf with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ganondorf
score: 
-69
5.19
% upvotes

King Dedede is strong Against

How to counter Ganondorf with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ganondorf
score: 
69
94.81
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser Jr. with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser Jr.
score: 
52
83.33
% upvotes
How to counter Little Mac with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Little Mac
score: 
46
88.33
% upvotes
How to counter Incineroar with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Incineroar
score: 
40
87.04
% upvotes
How to counter Donkey Kong with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Donkey Kong
score: 
35
83.02
% upvotes

King Dedede is weak Against

How to counter Palutena with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Palutena
score: 
74
87.00
% upvotes
How to counter Pikachu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pikachu
score: 
49
79.52
% upvotes
How to counter Pichu with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pichu
score: 
38
79.69
% upvotes
How to counter Zelda with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zelda
score: 
31
75.41
% upvotes
How to counter Simon with King Dedede in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Simon
score: 
26
67.57
% upvotes

Tips for King Dedede

  • Use gordo in neutral, it definitely works.
    21
    4
  • My father used to beat me. Every day.
    21
    9
  • You can Inhale or time your Side-B against deflected Gordos to throw them back at the opponent
    10
    0
  • use gordos to limit your opponents options when they are in the air or offstage
    9
    0
  • jet hammer can 2frame since it hits under the ledge
    9
    0
  • Releasing jet hammer gives you super armor.
    5
    0
  • As Dedede, you have the range advantage due to your hammer; keep the enemy at a distance where you can hit them but they can't hit you.
    4
    0
  • Early Percents: Late Nair fastfall> u-tilt>u-tilt>u-air/ Late Nair fastfall>upsmash Mid Percents: U-throw>u-air/ Late Nair fastfall> (di read) u-air, fair or bair Late Percets: U-throw>u-air(kills)
    4
    0
  • Dedede is voiced by Sakuri in Smash Bros. He has also been in a Kirby anime. Know what that means? HE HAS THE POWER OF GOD AND ANIME ON HIS SIDE!
    4
    0
  • landing with inhale is a good mixup to beat shield while in the air
    4
    1
  • Your tilts are super strong for control, your smashes have a lot of lag. Don't be the penguin that only tries to smash on the first date. Sometimes you gotta impress whirly dihrly + lounge roll STYLE
    3
    0
  • A good ledge trap is trowing a gordo up, backing a bit, and then uses down smash once they grab ledge and roll.
    3
    1
  • Use f-tilt very often. It has great range with no hurtbox, and can be unpunishable if spaced correctly, so abuse it
    1
    0
  • Use neutral air to land. The weak hit of neutral air combos into your tilts at low percents. Also you can use it to bait people out of shield and connect with up tilt.
    1
    0
  • Weak hit of neutral air to back air kills most characters at about 80 ish percent, if you struggle killing it could be a good tool for you
    1
    0
  • F-air can kill and extend combos when hit right
    1
    0
  • Down tilt is a great move for just racking up damage All your aerials are great except Down air Dash attack is a solid kill move
    0
    0
  • If you’re against an opponent like Simon, Richter or Mega Man, that have a lot of projectiles, use neutral B a lot.
    0
    0
  • Up B can kill if you hit it the correct way
    0
    0
  • You can 2 frame a lot of recoveries that don't have a hitbox with dash attack
    0
    0
  • i cant believe they let an op character like this in smash, he should be in mortal kombat instead he bodies my asshole harder than daddy used to
    0
    0
  • i cant believe they let an op character like this in smash, he should be in mortal kombat instead he bodies my asshole harder than daddy used to
    0
    0
  • i cant believe they let an op character like this in smash, he should be in mortal kombat instead he bodies my butthole harder than daddy used to
    0
    0
  • Don't use gordo in neutral, it doesn't work
    3
    24
  • Use gordo in neutral, it definitely works.
    21
    4
  • My father used to beat me. Every day.
    21
    9
  • You can Inhale or time your Side-B against deflected Gordos to throw them back at the opponent
    10
    0
  • use gordos to limit your opponents options when they are in the air or offstage
    9
    0
  • jet hammer can 2frame since it hits under the ledge
    9
    0

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