Smash Ultimate underdog boost is at the center of the game's first competitive controversy, but what is it exactly? And why does it matter? Here's everything you need to know about Smash Ultimate's underdog boost.
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Smash Ultimate Underdog Boost: Everything You Need to Know
Smash Ultimate's underdog boost is just about what it sounds like: the mechanic gives the player with fewer stocks a damage boost. This makes it easier for that player to achieve a comeback and equalize the stocks, artificially preventing the other player from pressing their advantage and winning the match.
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