What is S tier?
When it comes to Brawl stars tier list, you must have found lots of brawlers on a Tier “S” that has led to questions such as:
- What does the S on the tier list stand for?
- Where did the S tier come from?
- Shouldn’t the top tier be an A tier or an A-plus tier?
Well, here are all your answers…
In the Brawl Stars tier list, S means Excellent. Brawlers in this list are those who are excellent on almost all the maps and game modes and are the best option for Randoms. Now let’s get into the meaning behind S in a Brawl tier list.
S Tier Meaning
The S ranking in a tier list is associated with the rank superior to all other ranks and is considered highest on a tier list template. Under the S tier, there are traditional A-D grading scale or even lower. Tier lists are completely customizable; therefore, if needed, another tier SS can be added above S to rank the brawlers who are even better than the S tier players.
S Tier Origin Story
The rank originated from the academic grading system in Japan. Teachers use S grade to showcase a level greater than other grades like A, B, C, and so on. It was a way to give recognition to the truly exceptional talent and the students who used to earn the perfect scores. In the same way, the UK also used S to grade students.
That is how it came into the games; along with the traditional grading system A-F, S tier is also used to rank the players showing exceptional performance and significantly different from those on A tier.
Here are different definitions and meanings that will help you understand the S tier even more.
S- Super, Superb, Special, Superior, or Sugoi
You will most often find the meaning of ‘S’ in tier lists as Superb, Superior, Super or the Japanese word Sugoi. Sugoi is used to express things like “Wow”, “Incredible”, or “Amazing”, so all the extraordinary players are ranked on the S level in the Brawl tier list.
S in Japanese stands for “Shuu” which means excellent in Japanese. Hence, the S tier has all the excellent brawlers on the list.
Brawlers in the S-tier of Brawl Stars Tier List
Here are the brawlers that are ranked on S-tier in the Brawl tier list for this year:
Colt is the best among all other brawlers and is ranked at the top of the S-tier of the Brawl Stars tier list. All the brawlers are ranked from best to not so best (but better than other brawlers).
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