Leffen creates Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 'delete tier list' where he explains which characters he'd like to remove from the series

Wii Fit Trainer, Lucario, Jigglypuff, Little Mac, Simon Belmont, Bayonetta, and Ness all suffer from bad execution or bad core design in Leffen's eyes

Posted by Justin 'AdaptiveTrigger' Gordon • July 23, 2019 at 7:32 p.m. PDT

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's starting roster begun with a massive 74 characters. "Everyone is Here," after all.

Even if one veteran was left out, that tagline couldn't exist. Having said that, there are probably a few fighters some people would be fine without, for one reason or another.

Humorously, TSM|Leffen — often regarded as a top Super Smash Bros. Melee competitor — created a tier list on which characters he would like to see deleted from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Going from left to right on the X-axis, fighters can either be labeled with "bad execution" or "bad core design." Those that are found higher up on the Y-axis should be "f---ing deleted" while those closer towards the bottom "should stay," according to Leffen.

Leffen does a good job of outlining all of his problems with each individual combatant that suffer from design issues. Even if you don't necessarily agree with everything Leffen says, he has a... unique and meticulous way of explaining things. The man isn't afraid to speak his mind.

Being that I'm a Wii Fit Trainer main in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, I feel like I'll have nothing to worry about. She's clearly a flawlessly designed character.

On an unrelated note, let's take a sneak peak at Leffen's thoughts at the combatant he would delete first.

Leffen's thoughts on Wii Fit Trainer

Well first off, f---ing delete. I think Wii Fit Trainer is the epitome of bad core design. Who the f--- wants to play Wii Fit Trainer?

The only reason she is still here is because they had to to say "Everyone is Here." No one misses her. Your grandpa doesn't play this game, and if they did, they wouldn't play Wii Fit Trainer.

Completely irrelevant game series. Just awful, AWFUL move design. Like, you can't see where their hitboxes are. They're campy. They plank [regrabbing the ledge].

They randomly kill you with ground moves. You don't know what sends where. You need a f---ing PhD to understand where their hitboxes are.

Just no. F---ing delete this character.

Also, all the costumes are awful. Their voices are terrible. I spit on you.

If there was only one character I could delete, it would be you, Wii Fit Trainer. Maybe. I might retract this statement.

... Ouch.

Leffen's delete tier list for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate image #1
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Be sure to let us know if you agree with Leffen's thoughts on the roster or not. Also, feel free to talk about which characters you wouldn't mind getting erased.

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