Mario Party 13
Developer(s) ZGP
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Platform(s) Nintendo Wii and Nintendo ZGP
Release Date(s)
25px-Flag of Japan 2 February 2013
25px-Flag of USA 3 February 2013
25px-Flag of Europe 31 December 2012
25px-Flag of Australia 1 January 2012
Up to 8 Players (4 Wii Controllers and 4 GCN controllers)
4 Players (NZGP)
Age Rating(s)
E for Everyone
Genre(s) Party
Media Included Wii Optical Disk and ZGP Optical Disk

Mario Party 13 (to be names Mario Party 2013 in PAL regions) is the 19th installation of the Mario Party series. The game has been named after the year 2020. The game's theme is focusing on a festival in the Mushroom Kingdom. This is the second to not feature Classic Mode, instead, the Vehicles from Mario Party 9 return. As a replacement of 1 vs. 3, 2 vs. 6 appear in the 8-Player Mode.






  1. Mario
  2. Luigi
  3. Peach
  4. Daisy
  5. Yoshi
  6. Toad
  7. Rose-Toadlina
  8. Monamisa
  9. Birdo
  10. Wario
  11. Waluigi
  12. Pianta
  13. Noki
  14. Toadette
  15. Paratroopa
  16. Koopa Troopa
  17. Boom Boom
  18. Pom Pom
  19. Baby Mario
  20. Baby Luigi
  21. Baby Peach
  22. Baby Daisy

Unlockable Players

  • Boo
  • Dry Bones
  • Shy Guy
  • Bandit
  • Fly Guy
  • Magikoopa (Kamek in PAL regions)
  • Kammy Koopa
  • Shadow Mario
  • Shadow Luigi
  • Whomp Twomp

Default Teams

  1. Mario and Luigi - Mario Bros.
  2. Peach and Daisy - Princesses of Power
  3. Yoshi and Birdo - Egg-cellent Pair
  4. Wario and Waluigi - Bad Boys
  5. Toad and Toadette - Fun Fungi Guys
  6. Rose-Toadalina and Monamisa-The Wariowares
  7. Shy Guy and Fly Guy- Masked Maniacs
  8. Kamek and Kammy Koopa - Magical Mayhem
  9. Boom Boom and Pom Pom - Date of Doom
  10. Baby Mario and Baby Luigi - Baby Bros.
  11. Baby Peach and Daisy - Pretty Princessess
  12. Pianta and Noki - Delfino Dudes
  13. Boo and Dry Bones - The Living Dead
  14. Koopa Troopa and Paratroopa - Shell Maniacs
  15. Shadow Mario and Shadow Luigi - Shadow Bros.
  16. Whomp and Thwomp_Smash Bros.


Mode Hosts

  • Eldstar- Main Host
  • Mamar- Party Festival Host
  • Skolar- Festival Battle Host
  • Muskular- Minigame Host
  • Misstar- Options Host
  • Kalmar- Festival Store Host
  • Klevar- Extra Mode Host

Boards Hosts

  • Pianta Captain
  • Lubba
  • Wiggler
  • Noki
  • Yellow Toad
  • Peepa
  • Bullet Bill
  • Bomb-omb Buddy
  • Koopalings
  • Donkey Kong
  • King Boo
  • Pirate Goombas
  • Bowser Jr.
  • Bowser


(There are going to be 2 bosses)

Nitro Boards


  • Cosmic Mega Mario - Lubba's Spaceship Festival
  • Mega Wiggler - Maple Forest Festival
  1. Koopalings - Koopaling Isle
  2. Tiki Goon - DK Jungle
  3. King Boo - Boo's


  • Goombas
  • Mega Goombas
  • Tanooki Goombas
  • Ukikis
  • Dolphins
  • Piantas
  • Nokis
  • Toads
  • Yoshis
  • Birdos
  • Spear Guys
  • Bandit
  • Mowz
  • Piranha Plants
  • Wigglers
  • Hammer Bros.
  • Bloopers
  • Tumble
  • Bullet Bills
  • Tanooki Bullet Bills
  • Banzai Bills
  • Bomb-ombs
  • Pink Bomb-ombs
  • Pink Boos
  • Magikoopas
  • Cheep Cheeps
  • Starlow
  • Lumas
  • Peepas
  • Tiki Toons
  • Yoshi Sphinx
  • Birdo Sphinx
  • Shine Sprites
  • F.L.U.D.D
  • Poko*
  • Fire Bros.
  • Ice Bros.
  • Cataquacks
  • Elemental Bros*
  • Catarat*
  • Geetar*

* means new Species in Mario Series (see here for proof)


There are 21 total (8 Nitro Boards, 6 Story Mode and 7 Retro Boards.) More info here

Nitro Boards

Board Name Vehicle Mini Star/Z-Tar Variation
Shadow Bros. warehouse Barrel Roller Mini Stars and Mini Ztars
Delfino Island Festival Standard Car or Pianta Kart Mini Stars and Mini Ztars
Lubba's Spaceship Festival Spaceship or Shooting Star Mini Stars and Mini Ztars
Maple Forest Festival Log Roller or Wiggler Bus Leaves and Z-leaves
Noki Beach Jet Ski or Submarine Eely Tooth and Eely Z-tooth
Mushroom Village Festival Mushroom Kart or 1-Up Kart Mushrooms and Z-shrooms
Peepa Alley Magic Carpet or Boo Bike Mini Stars and Mini Ztars
King Bill Mountain Bullet Bill or Bullet Bike Bullet Bills and Z-bills
Bowser's Fiery Inferno Koopa Clown Kart or Mini Airship Lava Bubble and Z-Lava
Story Mode Story Mode Story Mode
Koopaling Isle Jet Ski or Submarine Canoe or Submarine and in JP Fruit and Z-Fruits
DK Jungle Kong Barrels or Barrel Train Bananas and Z-Bananas
Boo's Balcony Boo Bike or Magic Carpet Portrait and Z-Portrait
Goomba's Treasure Isle Canoe or Cap'n Goomba's Pirate Ship Diamonds and Z-Diamonds
Bowser Jr.'s Airship Mini Airship or Koopa Clown Kart Bullet Bill or Z-Bill
Bowser Castle Koopa Clown Kart or Mini Airship Mini Star and Mini Z-Tar
Retro Retro
Mario's Rainbow Castle Lakitu's Cloud or Jibberyjay Plane Rainbow and Z-bow
Pirate Land Pirate Ship or Canoe Eye Patch and Z-eye Patch
Koopa's Seaside Soiree Coconut Car or Pineapple Raft Coconuts and Z-coconuts
Clockwork Castle Clock Car or 24-Hour Bus Clocks and Z-Clocks
Pyramid Park Wooden Raft or Mummy Tram Sand Blocks and Z-and blocks
Bowser's Pinball Machine Mini Pinball or Slingshot Bike Pinball and Z-Pinball
Bomb-omb Factory Legged Machine or Bomb Bus Bob-omb Buddy and Bob-omb Enemy


Party Festival Returning Spaces

  • Blue Space
  • Red Space
  • Happening Space
  • Duel Space
  • DK Space
  • Bowser Space
  • Miracle Space (Red and Blue)
  • Bowser Jr. Space
  • +3, +5 and +10 Mini-Star Space
  • -3, -5 and -10 Mini-Star Space

New Spaces

  • Koopaling Space- A random Koopaling will appear and will do crazy things.
  • $ Space- Play a minigame to either get double or triple mini stars
  • < Space- teleport to a random space in front of you.
  • > Space- teleport to a random space behind you.
  • ∆ space- teleport to a secret path in the skies

Festival Battle Mode Spaces

  • Blue Space
  • Red Space
  • Happening Space
  • DK Space
  • +3, +5 and +10 Mini-Star Space
  • -3, -5 and -10 Mini-Star Space
  • 1 vs. 3 Space
  • Bowser Space
  • Challenge Space
  • VS Space

Space Images



Name of Mode Host
Festival Challenge Toadsworth
Party Festival Mamar
Festival Store MC Ballyhoo and Big Top.
Minigame Festival Toadsworth and Mamar


In the game, there are 90 total minigames, 40 4-player, 20 1 vs. 3/3 vs. 6, 20 2vs2 and 10 Retro minigames

4 Player/8 player

  1. Cake Bomb
  2. Jaywalker
  3. Peak-a-Boo!
  4. Mushroom Medics
  5. Eggs-ellent (Pun on Eccellent)
  6. Camp Clampies
  7. Sweet Life
  8. Farm, Farm Away (Pun on Far Far away)
  9. Thwomp Stomp
  10. Unnamed minigame where the players runs through an obstacle course away from a large Pink Boo
  11. Unnamed minigame where the players jump across Shells and Barrels.
  12. Unnamed minigame where the players bake a cake
  13. Bowser's Biggest Blast

2 vs. 2/4 vs. 4

  1. Boo You!
  2. Star Stand
  3. Sick-torious
  4. Lights Out
  5. Unnamed minigame where the players collect as many coins from the sky.

1 vs. 3/2 vs. 6

  1. Spiked Out
  2. Batter it Up
  3. Attack Feary (pun on Attack Theory)
  4. SkiHi
  5. Unnamed minigame where the players avoid cannonballs shot from the single or 2 players.

Boss Minigames

There are 22 boss minigames in total.


Retro Minigames

Retro minigames are minigames from the preivous Mario Party games. When all of them are played once, 2 players compete in the MARIO PARTY DECATHLON OF PREVIOUS MARIO PARTY MINIGAMES! A decathlon is like a petathlon but with 10 events. Each event is a minigame. There are 10 in all- one for each Mario Party game. Your goal is to climb to the highest height on a mountain before your opponent does. Whoever gets the highest first wins.

Event #1: Lifting Bowser's face (Face Lift from Mario Party 1)

Event #2: Raising the right flag (Shy Guy Says from Mario Party 2)

Event #3: Avoiding being eaten by a Chain Chomp on a merry-go-round (Merry-Go-Chomp from Mario Party 3)

Event #4: Catching butterflies (Butterfly Blitz from Mario Party 4)

Event #5: Escaping from Bowser (Cage-In Cooking from Mario Party 5)

Event #6: Catching falling mail (Catch you Letter from Mario Party 6)

Event #7: Fighting inside a floating bubble (Bubble Brawl from Mario Party 7)

Event #8: Jumping off a chalkboard (Study Fall from Mario Party DS)

Event #9: Climbing to the top of a tower (Rotation Station from Mario Party 8)

Event #10: Blasting off (Launch Break from Mario Party 9)

Event #11: (if it's a tie) Rock, Paper, Scissors (Rock, Paper, Mario from Mario Party 20


  • The music for the game intro is played on steel drums.
  • It has been said that Mario Party 13 is going to be released in the following European Countries: UK, France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Netherlands and Romania.
  • Mini-Stars/Mini-Ztars and other variations reappear.

References to Other Games

  • Super Mario Sunshine/Super Mario Galaxy Series- Some sound files are used and a Cosmic Mario returns from the game. Also, Lubba returns as well as Nokis the Noki Bay board.
  • Luigi's Mansion- Boolossus returns as a boss.
  • Mario Party Series- Minigames return from the games.