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List of spirits (Ice Climber series)

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The following is the list of the spirits from the Ice Climber series in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Support Spirits[edit]

No. Image Name Class Cost Ability Origin Game Acquisition
607
SSBU spirit Condor.png
Condor ★★ Strong-Wind Resist Ice Climber •Battle via World of Light (The Light Realm)
•Battle via Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 1000G
608
SSBU spirit Polar Bear.png
Polar Bear ★★★ ⬢⬢ Slow Super Armor Ice Climber Summon with cores from Bewear and Freezie
•Battle via World of Light (The Light Realm)
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 6000G (unlocked after obtaining spirit once)
609
SSBU spirit Eggplant.png
Eggplant Stamina ↑ Ice Climber •Purchase at Timmy and Tommy's for 500SP

Fighter Spirit[edit]

No. Image Alternate Artwork Name Origin Game Acquisition
606
SSBU spirit Ice Climbers.png
Ice Climbers SSBU.png
Ice Climbers Ice Climber •Complete Classic Mode with Ice Climbers
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 300G (after unlocking Ice Climbers)

Spirit Battles[edit]

Spirit Battle parameters Inspiration
No. Image Name Enemy Fighter(s) Type Power Stage Rules Conditions Music
607
SSBU spirit Condor.png
Condor Ridley RidleyHeadRedSSBU.png (80 HP)
Ice Climbers IceClimbersHeadBlueSSBU.png (80 HP)
Neutral
4,500 Summit (Battlefield form) •Hazard: Ice Floor •Defeat the main fighter to win
•The floor is frozen
•Timed stamina battle (1:00)
Ice Climber (Brawl) Spirit Battle inspiration:
  • The red Ridley and the Condor are both creatures with large red wings.
  • The Ice Climbers minion represent their appearance in Ice Climber.
  • The stage, music, and Ice Floor hazard represent the icy mountain in Ice Climber.
  • The timed stamina battle condition references the Ice Climbers' goal to grab the Condor at the peak of each mountain before time runs out.
  • Ridley avoiding conflict references how the Condor often flies out of the Ice Climbers' reach.

Other trivia:
  • This spirit's Strong-Wind Resist ability references the Condor's ability to fly over the summit of each mountain in Ice Climber.
  • In World of Light, the Condor spirit is located at the Frozen Mountain section similar to the stage's icy mountain setting.
608
SSBU spirit Polar Bear.png
Polar Bear Donkey Kong DonkeyKongHeadWhiteSSBU.png (160 HP)
Attack
9,300 Summit (Battlefield form) •Earthquake
•Item: Freezie
•The enemy has super armor but moves slower
Stamina battle
•Periodic earthquakes will shake the stage
Ice Climber (Melee) Spirit Battle inspiration:
  • The white Donkey Kong and the Polar Bear are both gigantic, white-furred beasts.
  • The stage and music represent the icy mountain in Ice Climber.
  • The Freezie item references the sliding ice that repairs the gaps made in the platforms in Ice Climber.
  • The Earthquake rule and Donkey Kong's frequent Instadrop references the Polar Bear's ability to stomp and cause the screen to move upwards in Ice Climber.
  • The Slow Super Armor battle condition references how the Polar Bears are slow but powerful enemies in Ice Climber.

Other trivia:
  • In World of Light, the Polar Bear spirit is located at the Frozen Mountain section similar to the stage's icy mountain setting.
  • The Polar Bear spirit must be defeated in order to access the Ice Climbers fighter, referencing how the Polar Bear and the Ice Climbers appear in the latter's eponymous game.

Series Order[edit]

Number Name Series
606 Ice Climbers Ice Climber Series
607 Condor
608 Polar Bear
609 Eggplant

Trivia[edit]

  • Ice Climber and R.O.B. are the only universes to have no primary spirits. Final Fantasy also applied prior to DLC.
  • Ice Climber, Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, EarthBound and Pac-Man are the only series represented by a fighter to use in-game sprite art for their spirits.
    • Ice Climber is also the only one of these in which all of its spirits are in-game sprites (not counting the Ice Climbers' alternate spirit artwork).
  • Despite the Polar Bear having hand-drawn artwork on the Famicom/PAL boxart of Ice Climber, it still uses its in-game sprite for its spirit picture, instead.
  • Oddly, despite there only being one Ice Climber game (outside of ports and re-releases), it is referred to as a series.
  • Both Ice Climber spirits found in World of Light are found in the Realm of Light making them all associated solely with Galeem and not Dharkon in any fashion.
    • Combined with Ice Climbers themselves found in the Realm of Light, no Ice Climber fighter or spirit is found under Dharkon's control.