Robots vs. Dragons

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Robots vs. Dragons
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Official description Flag of North America.svg Dragons have invaded the geothermal power plant! Good thing we've created a pair of combat robots for this situation.
Flag of Europe.svg Reptilian beasts have appeared in the Geothermal Power Plant! Send in the combat robots!
Character(s) used Mega Man (1P) (200 HP)
R.O.B. (2P) (200 HP)
Opponent(s) Giant Yoshi (200 HP)
Giant Charizard (200 HP)
Ridley (stage boss)
Stage(s) Pyrosphere
Music Vs. Meta Ridley
Availability Clear Solidarity, unlock R.O.B.
For Reward Clear within 70 seconds.
Double-Jump Boost Helmet

Robots vs. Dragons (known as Robots vs Reptiles in PAL versions of the game) is a co-op event match in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. Player 1 controls Mega Man while player 2 controls R.O.B.. The players must initially defeat Giant Yoshi, Giant Charizard, and Ridley in a 200 HP battle.

Progression[edit]

This event is unlocked by unlocking R.O.B. and clearing Solidarity. Completing the event does not unlock any further paths.

Completing the event within 70 seconds awards a Double-Jump Boost Helmet equipment.

Trivia[edit]

  • Despite the NTSC name of this Event Match, both of the non-boss opponents involved are not consistently considered to be dragons:
    • Charizard lacks the “Dragon” Pokémon elemental type unless Mega Evolved into Mega Charizard X despite being based on a European dragon.
    • Yoshi is generally (and inconsistently) considered a dinosaur rather than a dragon in his home series. An update on the Smash Bros. DOJO!! (now changed) once read:
It’s tough to know what to call Yoshi—some call him a dragon, others a dinosaur. Some people don’t know WHAT he is. But whatever you call him, Yoshi’s true power will be seen here! [1]
  • This is one of only three events in Wii U to have a stage boss for an opponent. The others are Mechanical Menace and Yellow Devils.
    • As well as being the only Co-Op event to have a stage boss, this also marks only one of two events to have Mega Man as a playable character.
      • Ironically, this is also the only event to have both opponents in Mechanical Menace as playable fighters.