Series File:Mother icon.png
Final Smash PK Rockin'
Appearances Super Smash Bros. 64, Melee, Brawl, Crusade
Tier (0.6) F (27)


Ness (ネス Nesu) is the main protagonist of Earthbound (Mother 2 in Japan), the second game in Nintendo's cult classic Mother 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.

Changes from Brawl to Crusade


Ness's Normal Moves

Ness's Special Moves

Type Name Description
Neutral Special PK Flash Hold B to charge, and let go to release a huge explosive PSI attack.
Side Special PK Fire Fire a beam that explodes into flame and traps enemies upon hitting. If used in the air, the beam is launched at a downward angle.
Up Special PK Thunder Create a thunder bolt that can be remotely steered using the directional keys. Hit Ness with it to launch him and help in recovery.
Down Special PSI Magnet Create an energy field that absorbs the energy of some projectiles, healing Ness.
Final Smash PK Rockin' Use Ness's PSI powers to attack enemies with a display of psychic fireworks.

Notable Appearances