Needle Palm
Needle Palm.jpg
Palm Needle Palm
Vital statistics
Weapon Type Palm Mini Icon.png Palm
Range Strength Becomes weaker over distance
Strongest Attack Melee Dash Attack

The Needle Palm (破掌ラッシュニードル, lit. "Tearing Palm Rush Needle") is a Palm introduced in Kid Icarus: Uprising. Its shots are fast but don't have a large power difference between charged and continuous fire, and the shots have a very small homing ability.

Idol Description

AR Card 130 Needle Palm

This palm fires needles that burrow into targets. They travel fast but have little homing ability. There isn't much difference in range between charged shots and continuous fire, so no need to think too hard about gauging your distance.


Max Shot Distances

Needle Palm

Standing Continuous: 32.4

Standing Charged: 36.3

Forward Dash Continuous: 35.7

Forward Dash Charged: 47.0

Side Dash Continuous: 33.4

Side Dash Charged: 43.1

Backward Dash Continuous: 32.2

Backward Dash Charged: 42.1

Base Melee Damage

Combo Strike 1: 16.7

Combo Strike 2: 10.8

Combo Strike 3: 18.6

Dash Strike: 47.0

Ranged Damage Ratio

Standing Continuous:

Max: 2.5 per round Min: 1.7 per round

Standing Charged:

Max: 29.0 Min: 22.4

Forward Dash Continuous:

Max: 6.1 per round Min: 4.3 per round

Forward Dash Charged:

Max: 43.1 Min: 32.0

Side Dash Continuous:

Max: 4.8 per round Min: 3.3 per round

Side Dash Charged:

Max: 34.9 Min: 25.2

Backward Dash Continuous:

Max: 5.8 per round Min: 4.1 per round

Backward Dash Charged:

Max: 33.3 Min: 24.4

Note: All data are from the basic weapon valued of 100.

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