Name Amingo
Gender Male
Weapon/Power Ability to morph body, creation of small cactus helpers
Affiliation Hero
First Appearance Marvel vs. Capcom 2 (February 2000)
Game Marvel vs. Capcom 2
Company Capcom

Amingo is said to be a Capcom original character who debuted in Marvel vs. Capcom 2. The only official information on Amingo is that he's searching for a mysterious wind that is sweeping across his land and destroying any plant life it touches. It is also rumored that he was originally planned for a canceled Capcom game; the name and concept are unknown.


Special AttacksEdit

  • Ball Attack: Amingo turns into a ball and hurls himself directly towards the opponent. (Can also be done in the air).
  • Plant Spike: A plant shoots Amingo upward and potrudes spikes.
  • Little Cactus Grab: Summons a little cactus and slowly jumps towards the opponent. Its unblockable and once it latches on, stuns them for a while allowing Amingo to combo. (Two allowed at the same time).
  • Little Cactus Swipe: Similar to the move above, the only difference is this cactus attacks with its fist. (Two allowed at the same time).
  • Defense-Up Fruit: An assist-only attack, Amingo leaves a fruit to his teammate, which recovers a bit of health.

Assist AttacksEdit

Support Type Assist Counter Cross-Over
α Heal Life Up Fruit Plant Spike Anti-Air Vine
β Enhance Defense-Up Fruit Ball Attack Anti-Air Vine
γ Balance Ball Attack Plant Spike Anti-Air Vine

Hyper CombosEdit

  • Anti Air Vine: Amingo creates a multihitting vine that shoots straight up. Is able to hit jumping characters.
  • Hyper Plant Grab: Amingo shoots his arm to the ground and travels slowly towards the opponent. If it connects Amingo will proceed to throw them inside him and rattles them.

Sprites Edit



  • Amingo makes an appearance in the Days of Future Past stage in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3. He is on the giant wanted poster with a Slain bar over his mugshot.

See AlsoEdit

Amingo's moves in Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes