Fast Fall Speed List: Fall Speed Ranking of All Characters | Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (SSBU)

Fast Fall Speed

This is a ranking of all characters' fast fall speeds in Super Smash Bros Ultimate (SSBU) for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn which characters are fastest when falling.

Fast Fall Speed Ranking

Rank Fighter Fast Fall
1 3.36
2 3.12
2 3.12
4 3.097
5 3.072
6 3.04
7 2.992
8 2.984
9 2.96
9 2.96
9 2.96
12 2.944
13 2.88
13 2.88
13 2.88
13 2.88
13 2.88
13 2.88
19 2.848
20 2.832
20 2.832
22 2.816
22 2.816
24 2.8
24 2.8
26 2.768
27 2.73
28 2.72
28 2.72
28 2.72
31 2.688
31 2.688
33 2.656
34 2.64
34 2.64
34 2.64
34 2.64
34 2.64
34 2.64
40 2.608
41 2.592
42 2.576
43 2.56
43 2.56
45 2.528
45 2.528
45 2.528
45 2.528
49 2.512
50 2.5
51 2.48
51 2.48
51 2.48
51 2.48
55 2.432
55 2.432
57 2.4
57 2.4
57 2.4
60 2.368
60 2.368
60 2.368
63 2.32
64 2.304
65 2.272
66 2.24
66 2.24
68 2.208
68 2.208
70 2.192
71 2.16
71 2.16
71 2.16
71 2.16
75 2.128
75 2.128
77 2.112
77 2.112
79 2.096
80 2.08
80 2.08
80 2.08
83 2.064
84 1.984
85 1.968
86 1.92
87 1.904
87 1.904
89 1.568

What is Fall Speed?

How fast a character falls after pressing down in the air

Characters have a speed when falling and fast falling. Typically, a character's speed increases by about 60% when they fast fall. Fast Falling is a technique where you press down on the control stick at the apex of a jump. This will allow the character to return to the ground quicker than normal.

How to Fast Fall

Fast-Fallers vs Floaties

Characters with high fall speeds are sometimes called Fast-Fallers, while characters with low fall speeds are called Floaty characters (or Floaties). Fast-Fallers are usually easier to combo, but harder to juggle, while the opposite holds true for floaty characters. Being floaty and not having any safe aerials usually means a character has poor disadvantage state, as they struggle to land.

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