Super Smash Bros. Melee Guide

Unlock Characters

Dr. Mario

  • Complete classic mode as Mario.
  • Play 100 versus mode matches.

Falco

  • Complete the 100 man melee.
  • Play 300 versus mode matches.

Gannondorf

  • Complete the Triforce Gathering event.
  • Play 600 versus mode matches.

Jigglypuff

  • Complete the game with any mode.
  • Play 50 versus mode matches.

Luigi

  • Play 800 versus mode matches.

Mewtwo

  • Play (or leave on) versus mode for 20 hours.

Mr. Game & Watch

  • Play 1000 versus mode matches.
  • Complete the game with every other player (I have not tried this one).

Pichu

  • Complete adventure mode as Mewtwo.
  • Play 200 versus mode matches.

Marth

  • Play 400 versus mode matches.
  • Play versus mode with all of the default characters.

Roy

  • Complete classic mode as Marth.
  • Play over 900 versus mode matches.

Young Link

  • Complete classic mode 9 times with different characters, and once with Link.
  • Play 500 versus mode matches.

Unlock Stages

Mushroom Kingdom II

  • Collect Birdo Trophy

Brinstar Depths, Fourside, Pokemon Floats, Big Blue

  • Play Melee mode repeatedly. After ever 50 Melee matches, one of these four stages is unlocked randomly. After that, a new stage randomly appears every 50 Melee matches until all four are unlocked.

Past Stage: Dream Land

  • Clear Target Test with all 25 characters.

Past Stage: Yoshi’s Island

  • Set a Home Run Contest Record of more than 1,312 feet (400 meters) with any character.

Past Stage: Kongo Jungle

  • Survive the 15-Minute Melee (one of the 1-Player Multi-Man Melee modes) with anycharacter.

Special Stage: Battlefield

  • Clear All-Star mode with any character on any difficulty level.

Special Stage: Final Destination

  • Successfully complete all 51 Event Matches.

Flat Zone

  • Unlock Mr. Game & Watch.

Unlock Trophies

Classic Character Trophies – Complete Classic Mode as one of the playable characters to gain their Classic Trophy!

Adventure Character Trophies – Complete Adventure Mode as one of the playable characters to gain their Adventure Trophy!

All-Star Character Trophies – Complete All-Star Mode as one of the Playable characters to gain their All-Star Trophy!

Giga Bowser – Unlock this trophy by defeating Giga Bowser in Adventure Mode without continuing.

Male Wire Frame – Unlock this trophy by completing the 100-Man Melee within 240 seconds (4 minutes).

Female Wire Frame – Unlock this trophy by Racking up 100 or more KOs in the Endless Melee.

Fighting Wire Frames – Unlock this trophy by surviving the 15-Minute Melee.

Crazy Hand – Unlock this trophy by completing Adventure Mode on Hard or Very Hard difficulty without continuing.

Master Hand – Unlock this trophy by completing Classic Mode on Hard or Very Hard difficulty without continuing.

Food – Unlock this trophy by completing 1,000 VS. Mode matches.

Maxim Tomato – Unlock this trophy by completing 10 VS. Mode matches.

Heart Container – Unlock this trophy by completing 100 VS. Mode matches.

Lip’s Stick – Unlock this trophy by performing more than 20 combos in Training Mode.

Motion-Sensor bomb – Unlock this trophy by clearing Event Match 3 (Bomb-Fest).

Metal Box – Unlock this trophy by performing more than 10 combos in Training Mode.

Bunny Hood – Unlock this trophy by performing more then 125 combos (5 combos per character) with all the characters combined in Training Mode.

Smash Coins – Unlock this trophy by playing Coin Battle (Melee or Special Melee) more than 100 times.

Mew – Unlock this trophy by clearing All-Star mode on Hard or Very Hard difficulty.

Sudowoodo – Unlock this trophy by playing Melee, Tournament Melee, or any Special Melee (except for Camera and Stamina Melees) 200 times.

Unown – Unlock this trophy by setting a total combined home-Run Contest record of approximately 16,404 feet (5,000 meters).

Entei – Unlock this trophy by clearing Event Match 26 (Trophy Tussle 2).

Celebi – Unlock this trophy by unlocking Celebi (finding Celebi in a Pokeball)!

Lon Lon Milk – Unlock this trophy by reaching a total clear time for all the characters’ Target Tests of less than 1,500 seconds (25 minutes; 1 minute per character).

Kirby Hat 4 – Unlock this trophy by unlocking all hidden characters except for Ganondorf, Roy, Pichu, Young Link, Dr. Mario, and Falco, or play Coin Battle 100 times.

Kirby Hat 5 – Unlcok this trophy by unlocking Ganondorf, Roy, pichu, young Link, Dr. Mario, and Falco.

Falcon Flyer – Unlock this trophy by playing Melee, Tournament Melee, or any Special Melees (except Camera and Stamina Melees) 150 times.

F-Zero Racers – Unlock this trophy by unlocking all of the Adventure Character Trophies.

Mute City – Unlock this trophy by gaining a total distance walked by all the characters to over 10,000 meters.

Kraid – Unlock this trophy by playing Melee, Tournament Melee, or Special Melee (except Camera and Stamina Melees) 50 times.

UFO – Unlock this trophy by playing Melee, Tournament Melee, or Special Melee (except Camera and Stamina Melees) 100 times.

Game & Watch – Unlock this trophy by clearing Event match 45 (Game & Watch forever!), or by playing over 200 VS. Mode matches.

Target – Unlock this trophy by clearing Target Test with all 25 characters.

Sandbag – Unlock this trophy by setting a record of over 984 feet, approximately (300 meters) in Home-Run Contest with any character.

Battlefield – unlock this trophy by clearing All-Star Mode (for the first time, with any character).

Final Destination – unlock this trophy by clearing Even Match 51(The Showdown).

Goomba – unlock this trophy by clearing Event Match 14 (Trophy Tussle 1).

Paper Mario – unlock this trophy by setting a record of approximately 1,476 feet (450 meters) in Home-Run Contest with any character.

Wario – Unlock this trophy by clearing the All-Star Mode without continuing.

Marin – unlock this trophy by unlodking the Sound Test!

Majora’s Mask – unlock this trophy by clearing Event Match 47 (Trophy Tussle 3).

Landmaster Tank – Unlock this trophy by totaling up more than 1,000 KOs with all the characters.

Wolfen – Unlock this trophy by clearing Adventure Mode with any character at any difficulty in less than 1,100 seconds (18 minutes 20 seconds).

Samus’s Starship – unlock this trophy by successfully escaping from Brinstar during Adventure Mode.

Meowth – Unlock this trophy by unlocking all All-Star Character Trophies.

Tom Nook – Unlock this trophy by collecting a total of 1,00 coins (not Smash coins, but coins you use for Lottery).

Mr. Resetti – KO more then 5 opponents in Cruel Melee.

Captain Olimar – unlock this trophy by having Pikmin save data on your Memory Card (save your SSBM data on the same memory card as your Pikmin data).

Donkey Kong Junior – unlock this trophy by unlocking all Classic Character Trohpies.

Mach Rider – unlock this trophy by completing Classic Mode with any character at any difficulty level in less than 300 seconds (5 minutes).

Sheriff – unlock this trophy by clearing Target Test with every character with a combined total time less than 750 seconds (about 30 seconds per character).

Diskun – unlock this trophy by Achieving all of the end-of-level bonuses and penalties.

Unlock the following trophies by winning them in the Lottery:

Red Shell
Chansey
Dixie Kong
Fighter Kirby
Jeff
Eevee
Professor Oak
Misty
Maruo Maruhige
Ray Mk II
Bubbles
Eggplant Man

Unlock the following trophies by winning them in the Lottery after you’ve collected over 250 trophies:

Racoon Mario
Waluigi
Koopa Clown Car
GCN (Nintendo GameCube)

Unlock the following trophies by winning them in the Lottery after unlocking all 11 hidden characters:

Articuno
Zapdos
Moltres
Raikou
Ho-oh
Boo
King K. Rool
Ocarina of Time
Hate Giant
Alpha

Unlock the following trophies by winning them in the Lottery after completeing both the Classic and Adventure Modes once:

Hammer
Pokeball
Venusaur
Suicune
Princess Peach’s Castle
Pidgit
Shy Guys
Pak E. Derm
Tingle
Moon
Turtle
Arwing
Great Fox
Chozo Statue
Whispy Woods
Fountain of Dreams
Pokemon Stadium
Baby Mario
King Dedede
Gooey
Ditto
Bayonette
Pikmin

Unlock the following trophies by “snagging” them in Bonus Stage 2: Snag the Trophies in Classic Mode:

Warp Star
Beam Sword
Green Shell
Freezie
Parasol
Screw Attack
Charizard
Electrode
Staryu
Marill
Vegetable
Bullet Bill
Four Giants
Master Sword
Koopa Paratroopa
ReDead
Octorok
Like Like
Plum
Viruses
Goron
Fire Kirby
Paula
Cleffa
Love Giant
Pit
Ayumi Tachibana

Unlock the following trophies by finding them in various places (in the Lottery, Bonus Stage, Stages in Adventure Mode, Recovery Stops in All-Star Mode, etc.):

Ray Gun
Super Scope
Fire Flower
Star Rod
Home-Run Bat
Fan
Flipper
Mr. Saturn
Bob-omb
Super Mushroom
Starman
Barrel Cannon
Party Ball
Crate
Barrel
Capsule
Egg
Squirtle
Blastoise
Clefairy
Weezing
Goldeen
Snorlax
Chikorita
Cyndaquil
Bellossom
Wobbuffet
Scizor
Porygon2
Toad (the guy who owns his own castle! ^_^)
Coin
Kirby Hat 1
Kirby Hat 2
Kirby Hat 3
Lakitu
Birdo
Klap Trap
Slippy Toad
Topi
Metal Mario
Daisy
Thwomp
Bucket
Racing Kart
Baby Bowser
Raphael the Raven
Dr. Stewart
Jody Summer
Andross
Metroid
Ridley
Ball Kirby
Waddle Dee
Rick
Starman (Earthbound)
Bulbasaur
Poliwhirl
Totodile
Crobat
Igglybuff
Steelix
Heracross
ZERO-ONE
Ryta Hayami
Kensuke Kimachi
Heririn
Excitebike
Ducks
Ballon Fighter
Dr. Wright
Donbe & Hikari
Monster

Unlock the following trophies by finding them in various places (in the Lottery, Bonus Stage, Stages in Adventure Mode, Recovery Stops in All-Star Mode, etc.), after you’ve played the VS. Mode Melee 200 times:

Poison Mushroom
Cloaking Device
Togepi
Lugia
Megavitamins
Peppy Hare
Polar Bear
Samurai Goroh
Andross (a different one)
Meta-Knight
Poo
Annie
Arlo/Totokeke/K.K. Slider
Vacuum Luigi
Stanley the Bugman

There are a total of 293 trophies in SSBM! can you unlock them all?