Bocci Ball

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Bocci Balls[1] are objects that appear in Yoshi's Story. They only appear in Blargg's Boiler and Piranha Grove, where they are partially submerged in lava, and placed above Piranha Stalks that will damage the Yoshis if they touch them. They are named after the sport of bocce, which involves rolling balls around. The Yoshis use them to traverse the lava or stalks by balancing on it and rolling it forward.


  1. ^ Nintendo 64 Game Secrets, 1999 Edition Prima Official Strategy Guide. Page 104.