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|Species Origin||Koopa Troopa|
|First Appearance||Super Mario Bros. 3 (1988)|
| Mad Spike|
|Spike (Mario Party 10)|
|Koopa Troop|This article is about the Mario enemy that throws spike balls. For information about other uses for the name, see Spike (disambiguation).
Spikes are Super Mario enemies who can spit out spiked black balls to throw at Mario. It first appeared in Super Mario Bros. 3 but has recently made a come back in games like New Super Mario Bros. Wii and Super Mario 3D World. Spike appears in Mario Party 10 as a playable character. Spike also has two subspecies called Snow Spike and Stone Spike who also appeared in New Super Mario Bros. Wii. They also have a third subspecies called Shell Spikes which first appeared in Super Mario Bros. 3D.
There is also a species of enemies called Clubba which is similar in appearance to the Spikes.
Koopa Kart Series
Spike appears in Super Koopa Kart as a heavy weight driver.
Super Mario 3D World
Spikes make appearance in Super Mario 3D World. This is their first 3D appearance in the 3D Mario series and they are common enemies in deserts and caves. Spikes appear in Dusty Desert Dunes, Crazy Maze Cave, Thwomp Desert and Grass Temple. They around the area in a set path, either they walk in circles or back and forth. Some may stand around instead of walking. When they spot Mario or Luigi they will stop and throw a Spiked Ball at them.