Starman (EarthBound)

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This article is about the aliens originating from the EarthBound / Mother series. For information about the item appearing throughout the Mario series, see Super Star.
Starman
StarmanATWiiU.jpg
A Starman in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
First Appearance Mother (1989, Mother/EarthBound series)
Super Smash Bros. Melee (2001, Mario series)
Latest Appearance Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (2014)

Starmen are an alien race that serve Giygas in Mother and EarthBound. In EarthBound, Starmen teleported before being engaged in battle and attacked by firing beams.

In Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U, a Starman appears as an Assist Trophy. Once summoned, the Starman will proceed to teleport around the stage. After it teleports, the Starman stops in its place, glows, and attacks using either PK Beam γ or PK Beam Ω. Getting hit by one of these attacks will cause moderate damage and the player will be momentarily stunned. The beams act like energy projectiles, so they can be absorbed or reflected. If the opponents cause enough damage to the Starman while it's still active, the Starman will be defeated, displaying both the "SMAAAASH!" text and sound effect from EarthBound before disappearing prematurely.

Starmen also appear as Smash Run enemies solely in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. They function the same way as their assist trophy counterparts. However, if the player reflects one of the Starmen's beams back at it, it will be instantly defeated, displaying the "SMAAAASH!" text as well.

Trophy information[edit]

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Name Image Game Description
Starman Trophy244.PNG EarthBound
6/95
Just one kooky subset of the diverse cast of enemies in EarthBound, these strange creatures are aliens in the employ of Giygas. Variations of the Starman race include Starman, Starman Jr., Starman Deluxe, and Starman Super. They all use PSI powers, but their strength differs depending on the level on which they're found.

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

Name Image Appears in
(Wii U version only)
Description
Starman StarmanEBTrophy3DS.png SNES EarthBound (06/1995) These alien henchmen serve Giygas, the chief villain of EarthBound. In Smash Bros., the assist trophy Starman will teleport around and fire off PSI moves like PK Beam γ or PK Beam Ω. You can defeat one summoned by an opponent, but they won't go down without a fight.

Sticker information[edit]

Name Image Artwork from Effect in The Subspace Emissary
Starman Sticker Starman.png EarthBound [PK] - Attack +10
Usable by: Ness, Lucas