Bayonetta is an Umbra Witch who was sealed away hundreds of years ago in her universe but was eventually reawaken. Despite being considered the black sheep of the Umbra Witches, Bayonetta is powerful and known for her mastery of the Bullet Arts.
Super Smash Bros. 4
- "Bayonetta Gets Wicked!"
- ― Introduction blurb
Bayonetta appears in Super Smash Bros. 4 as a downloadable fighter and the last newcomer of the game. Her design is based off Bayonetta 2 and she has another design from Bayonetta.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bayonetta is a veteran in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. She is classified as 63.
Bayonetta appears in the World of Light cutscene. After Galeem unleashed its beams, Bayonetta successfully dodged the beams by performing Bat Within, but returned into her normal form thus captured. Behind the scenes, Masahiro Sakurai chose Kirby to be to only fighter to escape Galeem's lights. Although Bayonetta and Palutena can escape the beams too, it was contradictory to the fact spirits with similar powers did not survive.