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Superstar Saga Enemy
Hoohooros battle.png
Location(s) Hoohoo Mountain
HP 45
Defense 30
Speed 32
Stat Down?
Experience 30*
Coins 20*
Item 1 Drop 1-Up Mushroom
Item 2 Drop
What is gained upon winning the battle (denoted with *) can be changed by Badges or Equipment from E. Gadd.
Stats in parentheses are from the Japanese version (if they differ from the original American and European stats).
Stats in gray are those found in the game's coding and are not available during "normal" gameplay.

“...Now for your next challenge. You must defeat me!”
Hoohooros, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga

Hoohooros is the ancient stone guardian of Hoohoo Mountain, in Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga. He was built by the ancient Hoohooligan civilization.


When Mario and Luigi meet Hoohooros, the stone idol tests the brothers' ability to use the Spin Jump technique through a timed minigame, the goal of which is to get 10 Hoohoo Spirits within the time limit (30 seconds) without falling onto the ground. After completing the minigame, the brothers have to fight the stone guardian himself.

Hoohooros immediately creates pillars that he hides behind at the start of the battle. The brothers must destroy the pillar that he is not hiding beneath, then the one protecting Hoohooros. He will attempt to move to the other pillar, and becomes confused when it is not there. The brothers must quickly attack Hoohooros, as pillars will quickly begin to respawn. Hoohooros' only attack is to fire a laser beam that sweeps across the ground. The brothers must jump over it one at a time. The pillars also join in on the battle, firing lasers at a singular Bro. After being defeated, the stone guardian relents and allows the brothers to journey to the summit.

Hoohooros apparently speaks the ancient language of Hooroglyphy.

Names in Other Languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ウフロス
Spanish Ufros Japanese name.
French Ufross Japanese name.
German Felsstrahler Rock Beamer