Here there are the on-screen entrances. Like Smash 64 the characters appear with their entrances in Classic Mode, Arena Mode and All-Star Mode. Each character has two entrances and some characters have a Smash Entrance but only in some stages.
- Jumps out of a warp pipe saying "Let-a-go!"
- Arrives flying with his Cape.
- Jumps out of a warp pipe saying "Mamma mia!"
- Runs scared.
- Boos are scaring him (Smash Entrance in Luigi's Mansion).
- Falls from the sky with her parasol saying "Hi!"
- Arrives with Toadsworth.
- Comes down from his Airship.
- Comes out from a wall of flames.
Rosalina and Luma
- Appear from a star.
- Lands from the Comet Observatory.
- Comes out from the Library (Smash Entrance in Comet Observatory).
- Arrives flying and does a face.
- Is falling but the Junior Clown Car takes him.
- Drives a kart.
- Throws a Mario Party's dice and arrives.
- Uses Geno Boost and falls slowly.
- Shines as a star and comes.
- Jumps on clouds.
- Uses HP Rain.
- Jumps out of his egg.
- Does a flutter jump.
- The second part of his egg falls and then he exits (Smash Entrance, in Yoshi).
- Exits from a DK Barrel.
- Rides Rambi.
- Jumps from the background (Smash Entrance in Freeze Island).