Arrow Cloud

From the Super Mario Wiki
“Hit an Arrow Cloud with an egg to move it in the arrow's direction.”
Message Block, Yoshi's Island DS
An Arrow Cloud in Yoshi's Island DS.

An Arrow Cloud is an object appearing in Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island, Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3, Yoshi's Island DS, and Yoshi's New Island. Arrow Clouds can be found in numerous levels of the games they appear in. If hit with a Yoshi Egg, the Arrow Cloud sends it flying in the direction the arrow is pointing. There are two types of Arrow Clouds: those with arrows fixed in one direction, and those that rotate constantly.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese やじるし[1]
Yajirushi Kumo
Arrow Cloud
Italian Nuvoletta freccia (Super Mario Advance 3 manual)
Nuvola Freccia (Yoshi's Island DS)
Nuvola freccia (Yoshi's New Island)
Small arrow cloud
Arrow Cloud
Arrow cloud
Russian Облако со стрелкой
Oblako so strelkoy
Cloud with arrow


  1. ^ Super Mario: Yossy Island Japanese instruction booklet, pg. 16