1.) Shantae is a STRONG FEMALE character.
2.) She will be the FIRST DARK-SKINNED PROTAGONIST in Smash Bros.
3.) She will be the FIRST AMERICAN CHARACTER to appear in Smash. (All the others are Japanese, except for Diddy)
4.) She would be the FIRST INDIE GAME CHARACTER in the game.
5.) Shantae has been WITH NINTENDO SINCE GAME BOY COLOR DAYS.
Today is the FINAL DAY for voting. Please vote for Shantae!
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