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Classic Mode Title References in Ultimate
Interesting thing about Ultimate, the unique Classic Mode titles for some of the fighters actually reference something about them:

*Mario's title "Let's-a-Go": Self Explanatory for being one of his Phrases.

*Luigi's title "Luigi's Nightmare": Based off the coward he is.

*Bowser's title "The Red One! Every Red One!": Based off his long time rivalry with Mario.

*Rosalina's title "One Star After Another": Refers to Rosalina and Luma's goal to find their mother in Super Mario Galaxy.

*Bowser Jr.'s title "Mama Peach, Where are You?:" Reference to his debut in Super Mario Sunshine where he thought that Peach was his mother.

*Daisy's title "Sarasaland Represent!": Self Explanatory, since she's Princess of Sarasaland.

*Diddy Kong's title "Hey Little Buddy!": Something DK has been known to refer to Diddy as in the Donkey Kong Country TV Show, which has also been used in some of the games as well:

*King K Rool's title "Super Heavy Weight Class": That's based of Boxing Terminology, and King K Rool in Donkey Kong 64 was fought in a Boxing Ring.

*Link's title "A Quest to Save Darkness": References the main plot of most Zelda games where Link's on a mission to seal away Ganon.

*Ridley's title "It Can't Be Space Pirates": References the fact of Ridley being leader of the Space Pirates, as well as a: Other M.

*Dark Samus' title "The Great Poison Given Form": Refers to the name of the essence that Dark Samus was created from.

*Kirby's title "Gourmet Clash": References the title of Gourmet Race, one of the minigames featured in Kirby Super Star.

*Meta Knight's title "Two Sides of the Same Coin: References the fact that Meta Knight has doubled as both a hero and a villain.

*Wolf's title "Reunited Roster": References the fact that Wolf is a fighter who'd been dropped from the roster at some point in the franchise, and that he faces of other fighters that had been dropped at one point prior to Ultimate.

*Pikachu's title "I Choose You!": Pretty much that's a reference to Ash Ketchum's signature catchphrase from the Pokemon Anime, as well as the title of the first episode.

*Jigglypuff's title "All Original, All 64": References the fact that Jigglypuff is a member of the Perfect Attendance Crew for being in the Smash Bros. franchise since the original, and since it's opponents are also members of the Perfect Attendance Crew.

*Pokemon Trainer's title "Future Champion": Of course that's a reference to the goal in each Pokemon game to become the Pokemon Champion.

*Ness' title "Home to Onett": Pretty much is a reference to the Homesick Status featured in Earthbound.

*Marth's title "A Kingdom of Dragons": Possible reference to Marth's battle against Dolhr, a dragon featured in his own game.
*Ike's title "The Black Glad Warriors": Possible reference to Ike's rival The Black Knight.

*Robin's title "Thunder and Flames": Self Explanatory, Robin tomes Thunder and Fire.
*Corrin's title "Between Black and White": This title originated as an epithet given to Corrin on a Fire Emblem Cipher Trading Card released in 2018.
*Pit's title "Fighting for the Goddess": All of Pit's classic mode Battles are analogues to the bosses that he faces throughout Kid Icarus Uprising.

*Palutena's title "A Little Divine Intervention": References something she said in her Reveal Trailer for Smash 4.

*Dark Pit's title "Created Warriors": Reference to how Dark Pit was created in Kid Icarus Uprising.

*Wario's title "I'm-a Gonna Win": Obviously based on what he says when winning a race in Mario Kart 64.

*Isobel's title "Best in Show": References the real life Conformation Shows that dogs are known to participate in.
*Duck Hunt's title "Duck, Dog, Zapper": Self Explanatory, it references the elements of his character.
*Inkling's title "An Inkcredible Journey": Based off the play on words used in Splatoon.
*Snake's title "Weapons and Equipment OSP": References Snake's need to obtain weapons and gear in each game of the Metal Gear series.
*Sonic's title "Speed of Sound": References the fact that the term "Speed of Sound" has been commonly used in Sonic's franchise, for instance in the lyrics of Escape from the City in Sonic Adventure 2.

*Mega Man's title "Variable Weapons System: Online!": Refers to Mega Man's variable weapons system that allows him to duplicate abilities from his foes.

*Ryu's title "Seeking a Challenge": References the single player mode of Street Fighter II.

*Ken's title "Red-Hot Rivalry": References how Ken has always been Ryu's rival.

*Cloud's title "A Ride? Not Interested": References Cloud's motion sickness that he's known to have in Final Fantasy VII.

*Bayonetta's title "The Requiem of Fallen Wings": References the epilogue of Bayonetta titled Requiem.

*Simon's title "Smash-vania": An obvious pun on the names Smash and Castlevania.
*Richter's title "Smash Echoes": Self Explanatory as Richter is an Echo Fighter, and each of his rounds have him facing off other Echo Fighters.

Will add others in for DLC Fighters at a later title if their titles have references.
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I've now decided to post about this after all, of which is now as we speak currently in my Pending Submissions queue, assuming noone else has such a submission about Ultimate's Classic Mode titles in their own Pending Submissions queue already.
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Seeing as a place that actually lists the Classic Mode titles in Ultimate might also be needed to help this sound more convincing, I've decided it would be a good idea to place this in as well from a place that's not one of the forbidden sources: https://www.elecspo.com/games/super-smas...d-by-leaks

There's also this, which is a playlist of all the fighters' Classic Mode playthroughs in Ultimate: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLh...voVXmVH60z

If it be wise to also include some of these fighters taking on Classic Mode as well to help get an understanding of some stuff I mentioned, here are those with titles that reference the opponents faced:

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It seems as if GameXplain has started doing videos talking about each fighter's classic mode. I still wish to use this trivia evidence piece though for good reasons when it comes to making such a submission about Classic Mode title references in Ultimate.
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As stated before, I'll be adding in DLC Fighters to this Trivia Evidence piece that still hasn't been approved of if any of their classic mode titles contain references/easter eggs to something, which has recently applied to Piranha Plant:

It's classic mode title "New Bloom" seems to reference how Piranha Plant is one of the new fighters in the game, and that each of it's opponents are the other Newcomers (except for those DLC Fighters arriving after Piranha Plant).
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Any questions about my mentionings in this Trivia Evidence piece or mentionings of things I forgot to mention, feel free to leave a reply about them. I mean if this trivia does not get accepted it would atleast be worth posting a reply explaining what it could use to get accepted, I'm always happy to keep searching the internet for easter eggs like these.
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Based on how these quoted previous threads to the Trivia Evidence pieces are causing the page to barely load, I decided to take them out, so nothing will have to be read of more then once. The thing is when replying to threads on the form for more info, they leave a previous thread in a quote box, which I'm sure has a good reason to be there.

This is supposed to be a Trivia Evidence piece for the Classic Mode titles in Ultimate that contain easter eggs and references, of which needed to sound convincing, videos were required, what else was I supposed to've gone with?: https://www.vgfacts.com/forums/thread-4411.html

Either way I spoke with fellow VGFacts Contributors like Zpacej0k about this, posting a Trivia Evidence piece about all the Classic Mode titles in Ultimate that contain easter eggs and references is no different from a Trivia Evidence piece that's about the Boxing Ring titles that contain easter eggs and references, of which got accepted on VGFacts fine: https://www.vgfacts.com/forums/thread-21...oxing+Ring
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