Super Mario 3D Galaxy is a game for the
Character Specific Ability
Luigi Luigi can jump higher than Mario, but is very slippery.
Wario Wario is slower than both slower and jumps lower than Mario and Luigi, but can destroy black blocks.
Waluigi Can jump higher than Luigi, but loses two power ups instead of one when hit.
Nabbit Nabbit cannot be damaged by enemies, but cannot use power-ups either.
Blue Toad Can run faster than everyone else, but jumps the lowest.
Rosalina Can fire star bits at enemies and spin, but is very slow and cannot jump very high.
Yoshi Can eat enemies and fire eggs at them along with flutter jumping, but is slow and cannot crouch.
Peach Can Glide, but is not fast.
Can hit enemies and dig with his pickaxe, but can not run.
Power Up Name
Power Up Ability
Bee Mushroom Turns Mario into a bee, allowing him to fly around for a short period of time.
Blue Baby Yoshi
Gives Mario the ability to trap enemies in bubbles while holding it.
Boomerang Flower Allows Mario to throw boomerangs that come back to him.
Cloud Flower Allows Mario to reach higher areas with cloud platforms and walk on clouds
Fire Flower Allows Mario to shoot fireballs from his palms and light up torches.
Goomba's Shoe Allows Mario to constantly hop and be invincible to spiky enemies.
Ice Flower Allows Mario to shoot ice from his palms, freezing enemies.
Life Mushroom Turns Mario's life meter to six instead of three.
Turns Mario big and skinny with the added features of Luigi. If Luigi collects it, all it does is add points.
Mega Mushroom Turns Mario huge, allowing him to kill enemies in one hit along with destroying blocks and pipes.
Mini Mushroom Turns Mario miniature, allowing him to fit in small spaces and jump twice as high, the downside being that it does no damage when jumping on enemies normally and you die in one hit.
Paper Mushroom Turns Mario into paper, allowing him to slip behind enemies and go through cracks in walls.
Pink Baby Yoshi
Allows Mario to fly in the air as a balloon if mario is holding onto it.
Propeller Mushroom Allows mario to propell into the air.
Rock Mushroom Turns Mario into a rock to spin around and crush enemies.
Super Acorn Allows Mario to glide and cling onto walls.
Super Bell Allows Mario to climb walls and swipe at enemies.
Super Leaf Allows Mario to glide and attack with his tail.
Super Mushroom Turns Mario Big, with the added effect of giving Mario the ability to break brick blocks.
Peewee Piranha Peewee Piranha is the First Sub-boss of Mushroom Universe and the boss of Piranha Plains Galaxy. The way you defeat him is by hitting him in the behind six times.
Dino Piranha Dino Piranha is the replacement for Peewee Piranha and the Boss of Piranha Plains Galaxy on prankster comets. The way to defeating him is by hitting the coconut on his tail.
Goomboss Goomboss is the first boss of Mushroom Universe. The way you defeat him is by punching his own goombas into him.
Reznor Reznor is the 5th sub-boss and the boss of Golden Courtyard Galaxy. Reznor can only be defeated by hitting the blocks under them.
Roy Koopa Roy is the second boss of Mushroom Universe. He attacks by shooting Bullet Bills out of his machine. He also attacks by throwing a ball and chain around the area.
Shop Runners and NPCs
Young Master Luma Luma is the Luma sitting in Mario's hat. He gives mario the ability to spin attack and follows Mario on both the Starship Mario and the Comet Observatory.
Toadette Toadette is the navigator of Starship Mario. She gives hints about future levels to you if you talk to her, and sometimes even gives you one ups.
Lumacomète is the single luma on the Comet Observatory that offers Prankster Comets. To make Prankster Comets, one must feed Lumacomète enough star bits.
Whittle Whittle is the character who runs the shops of all galaxies in Mushroom Universe. He can not speak english very well, so he has a translating machine made of wood speak for him. He also appears on Starship Mario after you get every single star in Mushroom Universe.