Chain Gate

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Chain Gate
Makiage Dosun.png
First Appearance Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island (1995)
Latest Appearance Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (2002)
Related Species
Spinner
Tekkyū Dosun

Chain Gates[1] are large, spiky logs on chains appearing in Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island and its remake Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3. They typically appear in castles and forts.

At the top of a Chain Gate is a wooden wheel with a question mark on it. If Yoshi hits the pulley with an egg, the gate will rise, allowing Yoshi to pass under the barrier. Chain Gates cannot be destroyed.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese まきあげドスン[2]
Makiage Dosun
Wind-Up Thump (Makiage comes from "makiageru", meaning "to hoist/roll/wind up", Dosun is the Japanese name for Thwomp)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island Nintendo Player's Guide. Page 123.
  2. ^ Scan of 「スーパーマリオ ヨッシーアイランド攻略ガイドブック」 (Super Mario: Yossy Island Kōryaku Guide Book).