Sackboy makes use of his Popit Menu to create a variety of items to use in battle. Sackboy is usually comfortable at distance from opponents but he does have combo capabilities up close. Sackboy will often sit on the side of the battle and use his Air Shooter to launch his Jam Session and Cakeinator at opponents. Bounce Pad Bounce and Checkpoint Popout allow Sackboy to easily escape pressure.
- Slap Happy --> Slap Chop - - Sackboy quickly slaps the enemy twice.
- Grabinator Grab - or - Sackboy grabs the enemy and slams them to the ground.
- Gripple Grapple - + - Sackboy pulls out his Gripple Grapple and fires it upwards.
- Bounce Pad Shield - + - Sackboy pulls out a shield that can reflect projectiles.
- Spinning Slap - (Air) - Sackboy quickly slaps in a wide arc around his body.
- Air Grabinator Grab - or (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Air Gripple Grapple - + (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Air Bounce Pad Shield - + (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Jam Session - Sackboy creates a ball made of jam, throws it up, and smacks it down.
- Jetpack Corkscrew - or - Sackboy equips a jetpack and charges forward, knocking enemies over on contact.
- Jetpack Jump - + - Sackboy rockets into the sky, launching enemies in the process.
- Checkpoint Anchor/Popout - + - Sackboy creates a Checkpoint. Press Down + Triangle to come out of the Checkpoint.
- Air Jam Session - (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Air Jetpack Corkscrew - or (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Air Jetpack Jump - + (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Air Checkpoint Anchor/Popout - + (Air) - Same as the ground version.
- Cakeinator - - Sackboy launches a piece of cake forward, butt-dropping enemies on contact.
- Air Shooter - or - Sackboy takes out a fan that pushes enemies and objects away.
- Bounce Pad Bounce - + - Sackboy sets a pad on the ground that can launch any character upwards.
- Electric Panel - + - Sackboy sets down a pad made of electricity that shocks foes if they touch it.
- Air Cakeinator - (Air)
- Air Air Shooter - or (Air)
- Air Bounce Pad Bounce - + (Air)
- Air Electric Panel - + (Air)
- Boxing Glove Sticker Surprise - or - Sackboy grabs the opponent and is about to punch them, but suddenly sees the boxing glove sticker and jumps over it as it punches the opponent.
- Spiderweb Sticker Surprise - - Sackboy throws the opponent into the air, then a spiderweb sticker traps them.
- Anvil Sticker Surprise - - Sackboy grabs the opponent and sees the anvil sticker, then moves back as the sticker lands on the opponent.
Costume Clash - Sackboy quickly changes into one of three costumes and dashes diagonally forward.
Coal Catastrophe - Uses his Pop-It to drop flaming coals onto the stage.
Prize Bubble Bonus - Uses his Pop-It to trap his enemies in Prize Bubbles that can be collected; Prize Bubbles with AP or Items also appear on the stage.