- This article is about the gear-like obstacle. For other uses of the term "Cog", see Cog.
A render of a cog from New Super Mario Bros. Wii
|First appearance||Yoshi's Story (1997)|
|Latest appearance||Yoshi's Crafted World (2019)|
Cogs (also known as gears) are obstacles in some Super Mario platformers. They have the ability to push the player off if one tries to climb one.
Yoshi's Crafted World
Cogs reappear in Yoshi's Crafted World in Mr. Geary's Factory, behaving as they do in the New Super Mario Bros. games. Additionally, an animate cog known as Mr. Geary is fought at the end of said level.
Donkey Kong franchise
Donkey Kong Jungle Beat
Donkey Kong Country Returns
Super Mario series
New Super Mario Bros. Wii
In New Super Mario Bros. Wii, cogs can be found in World 1-. If the player remains under one, they are squished and lose a life. The player is required to platform across them to reach the boss door. Additionally, cog-like wheels can be found in World 6-. Cogs come in two different sizes.
New Super Mario Bros. U
New Super Luigi U
- Yoshi's Story Player's Guide, pages 112 & 113.