Barrel Peril

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Barrel Peril
The mini-game, Barrel Peril from Mario Party Advance
Appears in Mario Party Advance
Type Single-player mini-game
Music track Twist and Shake
Music sample

Barrel Peril is a single-player minigame found in Mario Party Advance.


The player in the barrel must reach the goal line while being bumped by Chain Chomps as few times as possible. The player can avoid being bumped by one of the Chain Chomps by hiding in the barrel. If the player does not hide in the barrel when the Chain Chomp charges at it, they are momentarily stunned and cannot move. If the player does not reach the goal within the time limit, they lose.

In Play Land, the course is longer, and the player must instead make it to the goal to earn the fastest time.


  • +Control Pad – Move
  • A Button – Hide
  • B Button – Dash

In-game text[edit]

Sneak past the snoozing Chain Chomp. If it wakes, hide in a barrel, pronto!

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese タルタルかくれんぼ
Tarutaru kakurenbo
Hide and Seek Barrels
French Tonneau Barrel
German Kettenlauf Chain Run
Italian Nel barile In the barrel
Spanish ¡Al barril! To the barrel!