Ness (ネス Nesu) is the main protagonist of Earthbound (Mother 2 in Japan),
the second game in Nintendo's cult classicMother series. Perpetually silent, Ness is a young boy from the small town of Onett with psychic powers. In Earthbound, Ness, accompanied with new friends Jeff, Paula and Poo are destined to save the world from annihilation by the alien Giygas. Ness is playable in all 3 Smash Bros. games as well as Super Smash Bros. Crusade.