Upperdash Arm

Upperdash Arm


Arm Mini Icon Arm


Strong melee dash attack


Weak melee combo

The Upperdash Arm (豪腕ダッシュアッパー Gōwan Dasshuappā, "Upperdash Strong Arm") is an arm that debuted in Kid Icarus: Uprising.

Physical Appearance

The Upperdash Arm is a golden, gauntlet-like weapon equipped with a red, disc-shaped device. While the gold parts have red accents, the red disc possesses black decal that surrounds a blue orb in the center.


Kid Icarus: Uprising

The Upperdash Arm is a weapon the player can use in-game, which can be obtained as loot, through fusion, or by completing a challenge in Hades's Treasure Hunt that requires the player to clear Chapter 17 within 18 minutes on Intensity 7.5 or higher.

Super Smash Bros. for 3DS/Wii U

Appearing as Pit's Side Special, the Upperdash Arm launches foes upwards and deflects incoming projectiles.


Air Battle

Range Damage Hits
Continuous fire 79.2m 17
Charged shot 84.7m 70.5 1
Melee combo Strike 1: 113.4
Strike 2: 54.6
Strike 3: 92.4
Strike 4: —
Strike 5: —
Note: data was taken from a weapon with a base value of 100.

Land Battle

Range Min Damage Max Damage1 Hits
Continuous fire 19.8m Standing: 2.3 Standing: 2.9 13
28.6m Forward-dash: 9.6 Forward-dash: 13.1 2
24m Side-dash: 7.7 Side-dash: 9.6 2
24.2m Backward-dash: 6.5 Backward-dash: 9.6 2
Charged shot 24.2m Standing: 10.5 Standing: 13.2 1
27m Forward-dash: 31.3 Forward-dash: 39.2 1
28.8m Side-dash: 22.7 Side-dash: 27.7 1
15.2m Backward-dash: 2.4 Backward-dash: 3 8
Melee combo Strike 1: 16.2
Strike 2: 7.8
Strike 3: 13.2
Strike 4: —
Strike 5: —
Melee dash: 99.2 1
Note: data was taken from a weapon with a base value of 100.
1: This weapon deals more damage at close range.

Idol Description

Upperdash Arm

The Upperdash Arm is outfitted with a disc-shaped device that fires ring shots. Its backward-dash charged shot can lift foes into the air. While its regular melee attacks are weak, its melee dash attack deals massive damage.

Trophy Description


Upperdash Arm

Arms are a family of weapons that attach to the user's arm and fire projectiles. This one is outfitted with a disc-shaped device that fires ring shots. As the name implies, its real specialty lies in its powerful melee dash attack. Remember to take it off before a meal, though.

Weapon Fusion


Weapons in Kid Icarus: Uprising
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