Acorn Plains

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Acorn Plains
Acorn Plains in New Super Mario Bros. U
Game New Super Mario Bros. U
New Super Luigi U
New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe
Level(s) 8
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Acorn Plains is a location introduced in New Super Mario Bros. U. It is a plains world with acorn trees, teal hills, shrubs, flowers, viridian jagged mountains reminiscent of some of the backgrounds in Super Mario World, and the Acorn Tree.

History[edit]

Super Mario series[edit]

New Super Mario Bros. U / New Super Luigi U / New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe[edit]

Acorn Plains is the first world of New Super Mario Bros. U, New Super Luigi U, and New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe. It lies south of Layer-Cake Desert, west to Sparkling Waters, Soda Jungle, and Rock-Candy Mines, and southwest of Frosted Glacier, Meringue Clouds, and Peach's Castle. This special tree is one of main sources of the game's new power-up, the Super Acorn. It can be found in the game's intro, Acorn Plains' map section and said world's first level. This world has eight levels, with 5 normal levels, a secret level, a Tower, a Castle, a Red and Green Toad House, a Piranha Plant Enemy Course, and a spot with a Balloon Baby Yoshi. The Tower boss is Boom Boom with no special abilities and the Castle boss of this world is Lemmy Koopa.

The following levels appear in Acorn Plains in New Super Mario Bros. U:

Level number Level name Preview Description
Acorn Plains-1 Acorn Plains Way Acorn Plains Way A simple grassy level that introduces Waddlewings and Super Acorns.
Acorn Plains-2 Tilted Tunnel An underground course. An underground level with tilted pipes and moving crystals. This level also contains a secret exit.
Acorn Plains-Tower Crushing-Cogs Tower Crushing Cogs Tower The first Tower course of the game with shifting platforms and several spinning cogs. Boom Boom is fought here at the end.
Acorn Plains-3 Yoshi Hill Monty Mole Grasslands NSMBU.png The level introduces Yoshis and Monty Moles.
Acorn Plains-4 Mushroom Heights Mushroom Heights in New Super Mario Bros. U It is an athletic level with many mushroom platforms and Piranha Plants.
Acorn Plains-5 Rise of the Piranha Plants Rise of the Piranha Plants This level features slanted grounds, Big Piranha Plants, and Hammer Brothers.
Acorn Plains-Castle Lemmy's Swingback Castle Lemmy's Swingback Castle A castle filled with lava, swinging platforms held by chains, and Lava Bubbles. Lemmy Koopa is fought here in his airship.
Acorn Plains-Blooper Blooper's Secret Lair Blooper's Secret Lair A secret underwater level which can be unlocked by finding the secret exit in Tilted Tunnel. This level introduces Bloopers and unlocks a path to Soda Jungle.

The following levels appear in Acorn Plains in New Super Luigi U:

Level number Level name Preview Description
Acorn Plains-1 Waddlewing Warning! A screenshot of New Super Luigi U A course with many Waddlewings, Super Acorns, and moving hills.
Acorn Plains-2 Crooked Cavern Crooked Cavern, the second level in Acorn Plains in New Super Luigi U. An underground course with many shifting crystal platforms and Piranha Plants. This level also contains a secret exit.
Acorn Plains-Tower Flame-Gear Tower Flame-Gear Tower, the Tower level of Acorn Plains in New Super Luigi U A tower course with cogs and Burners. Boom Boom is fought here at the end.
Acorn Plains-3 Rolling Yoshi Hills E3 2013 release screenshot of New Super Luigi U A course with fast-moving rolling hills and Yoshis.
Acorn Plains-4 Piranha Heights E3 2013 release screenshot of New Super Luigi U A sky course with many Piranha Plants.
Acorn Plains-5 Piranha Gardens E3 2013 release screenshot of New Super Luigi U A grassy course with hedges, one of which is Luigi-shaped, and Big Piranha Plants.
Acorn Plains-Castle Lemmy's Lights-Out Castle NSLU Lemmy's Lights-Out Castle Screenshot.png A dark castle with Munchers and swinging platforms. Lemmy Koopa is fought here in his airship.
Acorn Plains-Cheep Cheep Cheep Chomp Chase Luigi sighting in Cheep Chomp Chase from New Super Luigi U An underwater course in which Luigi must evade a Cheep Chomp and huge groups of Cheep Cheeps. This level unlocks a path to Soda Jungle.

Acorn Plains has the following Challenge Mode original courses:

Its Boost Rush courses include the following:

Acorn Plains introduces the following enemies in each version of the game:

Super Mario Maker / Super Mario Maker 2[edit]

Some levels from Super Mario Run are set in Acorn Plains.

Courses with the overworld theme of the New Super Mario Bros. U style are set in Acorn Plains in Super Mario Maker and Super Mario Maker 2.

Super Mario Run[edit]

The levels Up and Over, Shell Me the Way!, Slope to Success, and Piranha Plant Field from Super Mario Run, as well as the game's prologue, take place in Acorn Plains.

Mario Golf: World Tour[edit]

Acorn Plains briefly appears in Mario Golf: World Tour as part of Nabbit's victory animation. He traverses through a modified version of Acorn Plains Way, until he reaches the top to jump high in the sky.

Super Smash Bros. series[edit]

Acorn Plains appears in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a part of the transforming stage Mushroom Kingdom U as the starting area. The Acorn Plains section of this stage features grassy platforms of different heights. Occasionally, Stretch Blocks and giant icicles appear.

Monopoly Gamer[edit]

Acorn Plains is the first property on the game board in Monopoly Gamer. It is one of two properties in the Brown Color Set (along with Yoshi's Hill).

Gallery[edit]

Level maps[edit]

New Super Mario Bros. U[edit]

New Super Luigi U[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ドングリへいげん
Donguri heigen
Acorn Plains

Chinese 橡栗平原
Xiànglì Píngyuán
Acorn Plains

Dutch Eikenvallei
Oak Valley
French Plaine du Grand Chêne
Big Oak Plains
German Eichenhain
Oaks Grove
Italian Piana delle ghiande
Piano[sic] delle Ghiande[1]
Acorn plain
Acorn Plane
Korean 도토리 평원
Dotori Pyeongwon
Acorn Plain

Portuguese (NOA) Planície das Nozes
Nuts Plains
Portuguese (NOE) Planície das Bolotas
Acorn Plains
Russian Долина желудей
Dolina zheludey
Acorn Valley

Spanish (NOA) Pradera Bellotera
Acorn Prairie
Spanish (NOE) Dehesa Bellotera
Acorn Pasture

Trivia[edit]

  • In the premade world in the Super Mario Mash-up of Minecraft, a grassland resembling Acorn Plains appears.

References[edit]

  1. ^ November 15, 2018. Super Mario Bros. Enciclopedia. Magazzini Salani (Italian). ISBN 889367436X. Page 212.