Eric Lew, better known as ESAM in the Super Smash Bros. Community recently shared his Super Smash Bros. Ultimate character tier list. The tier list was explained in a two-hour video he posted on his official YouTube page. ESAM's list is based on the 3.1.0 update making it one of the latest character rankings created for the game. Check out the tier list below courtesy of EventHubs who managed to create a visual aid from the video.
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Rank S - Snake, Pikachu Joker, Lucina, Shulk, Wolf, inkling, Fox, Peach, Daisy, Pichu, Palutena
Rank A - Greninja, Pokemon Trainer, Wario, Mega Man, Zero Suit Samus, Roy, Young Link, Chrom, R.O.B., Ken, Yoshi, Mario, Pac Man, Ike, Ness
Rank B - Captain Falcon, Sheik, Wii Fit Trainer, Bowser, Toon Link, Ryu, Lucario, Olimar, Link, Meta Knight, Marth, Duck Hunt Duo, Mr. Game & Watch, Ice Climbers, Cloud, Incineroar, Falco, King Dedede, Rosalina and Luma
Rank C - Lucas, Bayonetta, Corrin, Ridley, Diddy Kong, Samus, Dark Samus, MewTwo, Mii Fighter Sword Fighter, Simon, Richter, Sonic, Ganondorf, Villager, Mii Fighter Gunner, Jigglypuff, Pit, Dark Pit, Zelda
Rank D - Donkey Kong, Luigi, Mii Fighter Brawler, Little Mac
Rank E - Bowser Jr., Dr. Mario, Robin, Isabelle, King K. Rool, Kirby, Piranha Plant
ESAM is considered as one of the best Pikachu and Samus Players on the planet. He has won countless tournaments and has been a key personality in the Smash community. With that said, Tier lists are based entirely on the analysis of the author and is not an official release from the publisher. Check out his video below and stay tuned for more gaming news and updates.
"ESAM's SSBU 3.1.0 Tier List"
Source: EventHubs, ESAM