The Basket of Apples is an item in Dinosaur Dilemma. If Mario is chosen to look for food instead of Luigi, he collects the apples from some nearby waist-high trees. He then notices Yoshi and some other dinosaurs in the distance, and takes the apples with him. As it turns out, the Basket of Apples is a trap: if, and only if, Mario has the apples, the dinosaurs remove their disguises to reveal that they were actually Mega Moles the entire time, and promptly eat him. Mario only survives the encounter if he does not have the Basket of Apples, which requires sending Luigi to search for food rather than Mario.