All Geared Up

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All Geared Up
Appears in Mario Party DS
Type 4-player mini-game
Duel mini-game
Music The Pressure's On

All Geared Up is a 4-player and a duel minigame in Mario Party DS. The name is a term meaning a person who is ready to go.


The four players are at the bottom of the inside of a grandfather clock. The first player who climbs to the top fastest wins. To climb, everyone must ascend by jumping onto various platforms that may be moving, sticking out and in (like a Bomp) and rotating. The players may jump on opponents to hinder them.


  • +Control Pad – Move
  • A Button – Jump

In-game text[edit]

  • Rules"Climb the gears and platforms to reach the goal. Some platforms may rotate or disappear after some time."
  • Tips"Head for the goal by the least crowded path you can find. If you get stuck near someone, you'll waste time trying to make your way upward."

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese はぐるまクライミング
Haguruma Kuraimingu
Gear Climbing
Spanish Engranado engrasado Greased geared one
French Escalade Horaire Time Climbing, pun on décalage horaire (time difference)
German Tick-Tack-Turm Tick-Tock-Tower
Italian Piattaforme Birichine Naughty Platforms
Korean 톱니바퀴 등반 레이스
Tomnibakwi Deungban Reiseu
Gear Climbing Race