Maxim Tomato

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Maxim Tomato
Maxim Tomato artwork for Super Smash Bros. Brawl.

First Appearance

Kirby's Dream Land (1992, Kirby series)
Super Smash Bros. (1999, Mario-related media)

Latest Appearance

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (2015, Kirby series)
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (2014)

The Maxim Tomato is an item in the Kirby series that can heal Kirby's health entirely. It also appears as an item in every installment in the Super Smash Bros. series, also healing a larger amount of damage than normal food. In Super Smash Bros., if a character eats a Maxim Tomato, it heals them for 100% of damage. In any later games, however, the tomato only heals for 50% of damage.

Trophy information[edit]

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Name Image Game Description
Maxim Tomato Trophy86.PNG Kirby's Dream Land
Maxim Tomatoes cure 50 percentage points of your accumulated damage. Once you eat one, after a brief moment, your damage meter slowly drains the appropriate amount, regardless of whether or not you pick up another item right afterwards. In the Kirby series, these juicy, health-restoring items were a favorite of the pink hero.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl[edit]

Name Image Game Description
Maxim Tomato BrawlTrophy489.png GB Kirby's Dream Land A juicy tomato that heals 50 percentage points of the damage you've accumulated. When one of these appears in combat, rest assured there will be a race to see who can reach it first. It's a race of desperation between players who want to heal their damage and those who want to stop them from doing so. In the Kirby series, Maxim Tomatoes healed all damage.
SNES Kirby Super Star

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U[edit]

Name Image Appears in
(Wii U version only)
Maxim Tomato SSB4TrophyMaximTomato.png GB Kirby's Dream Land (08/1992)
SNES Kirby Super Star (08/1996)
A tomato marked with a large, black M. This is Kirby's favorite snack, and in the past it has fully restored Kirby's health. The ones that show up in Smash Bros. aren't from the same crop, though, and only heal 50 points of damage. That'll still help you in a fight–unless an enemy eats it first.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
French Maxi Tomate
Korean 맥시멈 토마토
Maeximeom Tomato
Maximum Tomato