Coney Island (minigame)

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Coney Island
Cone Island.pngMario Party 5
Top100ConeyIsland.pngMario Party: The Top 100
Appears in Mario Party 5
Mario Party: The Top 100
Type 4-player mini-game
Time limit 30 seconds
Music Everybody Party

Coney Island is a 4-player minigame found in Mario Party 5, and is also included in Mario Party: The Top 100. Originally, the minigame was named Ice-Cream Catcher, and was included as part of a Mario Party 5 demo found on a bonus disc bundled with some copies of Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. The minigame takes place atop a statue of Mario holding an ice cream cone upward, which plays homage to another New York City landmark, the Statue of Liberty. The name of the minigame itself additionally is named after the famous amusement park in Brooklyn.

Introduction[edit]

The camera shows the entire Mario statue as it heads up to the surface of the ice cream cone it holds, with the four players standing on it.

Gameplay[edit]

This minigame's object is to catch the scoops of ice cream that fall from above by moving to where their shadow is. As the player's pile of ice cream becomes bigger, it becomes harder for them to walk and turn. The player with the biggest ice cream cone at the end of the thirty-second time limit (and therefore, the one who caught the most ice cream) is the winner. There are 8 different flavors.

Ending[edit]

The four players line up in the center of the area. In Mario Party 5, the winning player's/players' ice cream cone then shrinks to a smaller size as they strike a victory pose. The other players sulk, and their ice cream cones disappear.

Controls[edit]

Mario Party 5[edit]

  • Control Stick – Move

Mario Party: The Top 100[edit]

  • Circle Pad: Move

In-game text[edit]

Mario Party 5[edit]

  • Rules"Catch the falling scoops of ice cream. Whoever catches the most scoops wins."
  • Advice"The shadows on the ground show where scoops are going to land. Find a shadow and stand on top of it!"

Mario Party: The Top 100[edit]

  • Description"Catch the most falling ice cream scoops!"
  • On-screen"Catch the most ice cream!"

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese アイスキャッチ
Aisu Kyacchi
Ice Catch
Spanish Atrapa el helado Catch the ice cream
French Objectif glace! Objective Ice cream
Dutch IJstoren Ice Cream Tower
German Eis-Fangen Ice Catch
Italian Pioggia gelata Frozen rain