how do you do a ground pound?

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User Info: Microsoft_Zune

Microsoft_Zune
6 years ago#1
I haven't played in forever and I can't remember >.<

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Invader_ZIMM
6 years ago#2
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User Info: yoda2323

yoda2323
6 years ago#3
Too lazy to read the signs in front of the castle to learn the controls? Press Z in the air.
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User Info: Chrisjh0223

Chrisjh0223
6 years ago#4
Press Z in the air.

That depends on what is going on. If you are in a dive position, then you can not dynamically do a ground pound. But if you're in a basic falling position, then you can press Z while in the air to pound the ground; do this when closer to the ground to take little (or hopefully zero) damage.

Most often, you can single jump and then press Z to ground pound. Double jumps and triple jumps can also end up with a ground pound. When it comes to battling the Big Boos, I crouch then backwards somersault (jump button) to gain enough height when the Big Boo comes close enough, then ground pound to hit the Big Boo.
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User Info: DisturbedBuzsaw

DisturbedBuzsaw
6 years ago#5
Strange, it looks like some of Chrisjh0223's post got cut off. Can you re-post that Chris?

User Info: Chrisjh0223

Chrisjh0223
6 years ago#6
Press Z in the air.

That depends on what is going on. If you are in a dive position, then you can not dynamically do a ground pound. But if you're in a basic falling position then you can press Z when closer to the ground to take less (or hopefully zero) damage.

Most often, you can single jump and then press Z to ground pound. Double jumps and triple jumps can also end up with a ground pound. When battling a Big Boo, do a backwards somersault (hold Z then press A) to gain enough height when the Big Boo comes close enough, then ground pound to hit the Big Boo.

There you go Buzsaw. ^_^
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User Info: DisturbedBuzsaw

DisturbedBuzsaw
6 years ago#7
Your post is still getting cut off. Hmm, I'll probably have to get some help on this issue.

User Info: BigTee66

BigTee66
6 years ago#8
press X and then Z, oh wait a minute...

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Distant_Rainbow
6 years ago#9
^^
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User Info: DisturbedBuzsaw

DisturbedBuzsaw
6 years ago#10
Thanks for the clarification Distant_Rainbow. ^_^
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