Goku (孫そん悟ご空くう Son Gokū), created by Akira Toriyama, is a playable character in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch. He was the first third-party character to be introduced on September 18, 2017. Goku is one of the nineteen third party characters along with Konami's Snake, fellow Bandai Namco comrades Pac-Man and Naruto, Capcom's Mega Man and Ryu, Sega's Sonic, Bayonetta and AiAi, Square Enix's Cloud, Golgoth Studio's Justice, Clamp's Sakura, Activision's Crash, Team Shanghai Alice's Reimu, Rumiko Takahashi's Inuyasha, Nickelodeon's SpongeBob, Bryan Lee O'Malley's Scott Pilgrim and Disney's Ralph and Elsa.
A Z-Warrior like you never seen him before! In the original Dragon Ball, he has all the fun, exciting adventures with Bulma and the others. People are so excited that he's been confirmed in Super Smash Bros., while charging and glowing, Goku can turn into three levels of a Super Saiyan.
- Goku, along with Ryu are the only two characters to have two different Final Smashes.
- Goku, along with Bowser, Bowser Jr., Yoshi, Wario, Mr. Game & Watch, Little Mac, Young Link, Ganondorf, Corrin, Charizard, Lucario, Mewtwo, Inkling, Pac-Man, Sonic, Justice, Sakura and SpongeBob are the only characters who transform during gameplay. Goku, along with Inkling and Sakura transform from one of their special moves while others transform during their Final Smash.
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