Malibut

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Superstar Saga Enemy
Malibut
Malibut.png
Location(s) Oho Ocean
Level
HP 60
Defense 80
Speed 50
Fire
Thunder
Stun?  %
Burn?  %
Stat Down?  %
Experience 68*
Coins 8*
Item 1 Drop None*
Item 2 Drop
Notice
 
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).

A Malibut is an undersea enemy encountered in Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga. Their name is a pun on the halibut, although Malibuts are actually a type of octopus as opposed to a fish.

Always found alongside Cheep-Cheeps, Mecha-Bloopers and Starkisses, Malibuts attack one of three ways. The first comes in a form of small yellow-green bubbles which can be jumped over. If the Malibut tilts before attacking, however, it will spit out a large bubble, which must be hit with a Hammer. The last type of attack comes if the Malibut is hit. When struck with any attack, the Malibut will retaliate by throwing one or two pillows at the offender. These pillows must be hammered away to avoid damage.

Names in Other Languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese タコノマクラ
Tako no Makura
Pillow Octopus
Spanish Pulpo Dormilón Sleepy Octopus
French Poulpododo Pun on poulpe (meaning "octopus") and dodo (informal word meaning "sleep")