Dr. Wily

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Dr. Wily
Wily Capsule SSBU.png
Species Human
First appearance Mega Man (1987, Mega Man series)
Captain N: The Game Master (1989, Mario-related media)
Latest appearance Mega Man 11 (2018, Mega Man series)
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (2018, Mario-related media)

Doctor Albert W. Wily is the main antagonist in the Mega Man series.

History[edit]

Captain N: The Game Master[edit]

Dr. Wily's appearance in Captain N: The Game Master.

Dr. Wily appeared in the TV show Captain N: The Game Master, occasionally alongside Donkey Kong. In this show, he was a technologically-savvy servant of Mother Brain. He was voiced in the series by Ian James Corlett.

Club Nintendo[edit]

"Super Mario: Verloren in der Zeit"[edit]

Dr. Wily and the evil Princess Toadstool detaining Mario in "Super Mario: Verloren in der Zeit".

Dr. Wily appears in the Club Nintendo comic, "Super Mario: Verloren in der Zeit". He appears as a mad scientist planning to take over Mario's city. In order to achieve this goal, he masquerades as a mailman and delivers Mario an Alarm Clock. Thinking that it was a donation a fan, Mario tries it out, and discovers that it is actually a time machine, taking him to various ages in the past and future. In the meantime, Dr. Wily brainwashes the citizens of the town, including Yoshi, Mario's neighbour Miss Steinbrunnen, and even Princess Toadstool. Mario manages to return to the present and infiltrate his fortress, only to be caught by the brainwashed Toadstool. Dr. Wily then has him tied to a machine, and is just about to brainwash him as well when Mario wakes up in his own bed, revealing the events to be one of his nightmares.

Super Smash Bros. series[edit]

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U[edit]

Dr. Wily appears as a trophy in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate[edit]

Dr. Wily after he is defeated in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Dr. Wily in his Wily Capsule appears as an Assist Trophy in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The Wily Capsule is Dr. Wily's personal escape pod, and usually his last-ditch form of attack in his battles against Mega Man. The model seen in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate comes from Mega Man 7. When summoned, Dr. Wily will fire red and blue energy balls from the capsule, which will home in on the nearest fighter. If he is defeated, he will fall to the ground and enter his supplication pose. Both Dr. Wily and the Wily Capsule also appear as spirits.

Profile and statistics[edit]

Trophy information from Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U[edit]

Name 3DS Image Wii U Image Appears in NTSC-U Description PAL Description
Dr. Wily DrWilyTrophy3DS.png DrWilyTrophyWiiU.png NES Mega Man (12/1987)
NES Mega Man 2 (07/1989)
A mad scientist from the Mega Man series who develops deadly robots to try and take over the world. He's not above stealing the robots made by other scientists and modifying them for his own evil ends, either. Dr. Wily has a tendency to beg for forgiveness when Mega Man inevitably defeats him; those tears don't look all that genuine, honestly... A mad scientist from the Mega Man series who develops deadly robots to help him take over the world. He's also not above taking robots made by other scientists and modifying them for his own evil ends. Dr. Wily has a tendency to beg for forgiveness when Mega Man inevitably defeats him, but somehow he never learns.

Blue indicates exclusive to the Wii U version.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate spirits[edit]

Name Image Series / game Type Class Strength / effect(s) How to obtain Spirit battle
Opponent(s) Battle conditions Stage Song
Dr. Wily SSBU Dr. Wily Spirit.png Mega Man Series Support (2) Legend Jam FS Charge World of Light (Base); Spirit Board Dr. Mario, Mega Man ×8
  • Stamina battle
  • Reinforcements will appear after an enemy is KO'd
  • The enemy is metal
Wily Castle Maga Man 2 Medley
Wily Capsule SSBU Wily Capsule Spirit.png Mega Man Series Primary (3) Ace Grab Funky Kong's Shack; Spirit Board Metal R.O.B. Rule: Assist Trophy Enemies (Wily Capsule)
  • Stamina battle
  • Hostile assist trophies will appear
  • The enemy is metal
Wily Castle (Ω) Mega Man 2 Medley

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