What Spirits should I feed my Hero amiibo?

I did about 60 hours of in-game testing with CPU controlled opponents to try and determine the most generally effective Skills and Spirit sets for Hero, ahead of his amiibo release on October 2nd. Here are my results, sure to be helpful to anyone trying out the Hero Figure Player for the first time.

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What Spirits should I equip to fight my amiibo?

Another frequent question, and one that’s not so easy to answer. I can answer it, but I’m afraid we’ll have to use…math.

Converting FP Stats (Don’t Fall Asleep On Me Now)

I want to explain right away that Figure Player stats and Primary Spirit stats do not use the same formulas; 2100 Attack on your amiibo does not equal 2100 Attack on a Primary. Check the table:

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What Spirits should I feed my amiibo?

It’s the first question everyone asks when they first start training their Figure Player, and it’s the one I get asked the most. Hopefully, this article will answer all your basic questions, and you can move on to more complex concepts.

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The Spirits Meta: A Primer

by Gentleman Bones

The Spirits format is what most casual players assume is the point of training an amiibo. Teaching an AI while customizing its stats, skills, and training regimen is the closest many of us are going to get to raising a Pokémon, which is everyone’s dream. And it can be pretty entertaining, watching Little Mac land a forward smash for 80% on an unready opponent, or watch Ganondorf refuse to do anything except up-tilt and still win. But is there still a point to putting Spirits on your amiibo?

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