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A Nep-Enut from Yoshi's Island DS.
First Appearance Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island (1995)
Latest Appearance Yoshi's Woolly World (2015)
Parent Species Blargg
Derived Species
Giant Nep-Enut

Nep-Enut[1], or Submarine Nep-Enut[2], is a type of giant, blue, water-based Gargantua Blargg that hides underwater in the games Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island, Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3, Yoshi's Island DS, and Yoshi's New Island. Nep-Enut will remain submerged until Yoshi approaches it. Then, the monster will rise, blocking Yoshi's path. Yoshi must shoot inside Nep-Enut's mouth with an egg for it to submerge in the water to hide (and only its eyebrows will remain visible). If Yoshi jumps over the giant monster, Nep-Enut will give chase. Nep-Enuts are much bigger and more detailed in Yoshi's Island DS than in Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island. They reappear in Yoshi's Woolly World under the name Giant Nep-Enut.[3]

A Nep-Enut chasing Yoshi in Yoshi's New Island.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ウンババ[4]
Biggu Unbaba
(Yoshi's Island)
Big Blargg
(Yoshi's New Island)
Spanish Nep-Onut -
French (NOA) Maxi Blop Aqua
French (NOE) Huba-Huba
Italian Pos'Adone Portmanteau of Poseidone (Poseidon) and Adone (Adonis)
Chinese 烏巴巴/乌巴巴
Transliteration of the Japanese name



  1. ^ Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island Nintendo Player's Guide. Page 127.
  2. ^ Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island Nintendo Player's Guide. Page 128.
  3. ^ Scrapbook Theatre, Yoshi's Woolly World
  4. ^ Nep-Enut's Domain
  5. ^ しゅーや. (July 27, 2014). 【実況】コウノトリの尻拭い、ヨッシーNEWアイランドをツッコミ実況part3-1. Youtube. Retrieved July 30, 2015.