Dragonzamasu

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Dragonzamasu
Artwork of Dragonzamasu from Super Mario Land
Species Yurarin Boo
First appearance Super Mario Land (1989)

Dragonzamasu[1][2] (alternatively Dragon Zamasu[3]) is the second boss in Super Mario Land. He resembles a large Yurarin Boo and, by extension, a Yurarin. Dragonzamasu is in charge of the Muda Kingdom. During Tatanga's invasion of Sarasaland, Dragonzamasu came under Tatanga's control.

In battle, Dragonzamasu attacks by spitting fire at Mario in his Marine Pop. To defeat Dragonzamasu, Mario has to shoot twenty torpedoes at him, while dodging Tamao, who floats around the arena and can block the Marine Pop's torpedoes. Alternatively, Mario can defeat Dragonzamasu by shooting torpedoes at the blocks in the bottom right corner of the arena, and activating the switch behind these blocks. Either way, Mario is awarded 5000 points for defeating Dragonzamasu and is allowed to progress into the Easton Kingdom.

In the Super Mario-Kun manga, Dragonzamasu steals Mario's Sky Pop and challenges him to a duel under the sea. Mario, being one to not back down, dives after Dragonzamasu only to find that Tamao is dutifully protecting his sea horse master. Dragonzamasu is also known for his constant talking, never pausing for a breather until Mario (or a Torion in one case) interrupts him.

Profiles[edit]

Super Mario Land[edit]

  • Instruction booklet: The boss of the Muda Kingdom, Dragonzamasu is protected by Tamao. It moves up and down and spits out fire. Mario can defeat it with 20 torpedoes.
  • 3DS Virtual Console manual: The boss of the Muda Kingdom, Dragonzamasu moves up and down and spits out fire. It is protected by Tamao. Defeat it with 20 torpedoes.

Perfect Ban Mario Character Daijiten[edit]

ドラゴンザマス
種族 アクア族
性格 気位が高い
登場ゲーム ランド1
巨大タツノオトシゴだ!
ミューダ王国のボスで巨大化したタツノオトシゴ。倒すためには、20発の魚雷を打ち込まなければならない。また、タマオーという不死身の生命体がそばにいて、身を守っているので、非常にてごわい。[4]

Dragonzamasu
Tribe: Aqua clan
Disposition: Haughty
Game appearances: Land 1
A giant seahorse!
A giant seahorse is the boss of the Muda Kingdom. To defeat it, one must launch 20 torpedoes at it. It is also very formidable because it is protected by an immortal life form called Tamao.

Gallery[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ドラゴンザマス[5]
Doragonzamasu
Compound of "dragon" and「ざます」(zamasu), a Japanese archaic copula equivalent to「です」(desu)
Dutch Draak Zamasu[6] Dragon Zamasu
French Dragon Zamasu -
German König Dragonzamasu (Das Super Mario Spiel)
Dragonzamasu (Super Mario Encyclopedia - Die ersten 30 Jahre)
King Dragonzamasu
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Spanish Dragonzamasu -

References[edit]

  1. ^ Super Mario Land English instruction booklet, page 16.
  2. ^ M. Arakawa. Nintendo Game Boy Player's Guide. Page 5.
  3. ^ Hamm & Rudolf GmbH, Frankfurt. Super Game Boy Player's Guide. Page 17.
  4. ^ Shogakukan. 1994.「パーフェクト版 マリオキャラクター大事典」 (Perfect Ban Mario Character Daijiten), page 134.
  5. ^ Super Mario Land Japanese instruction booklet, page 18.
  6. ^ Club Nintendo (Netherlands) Classic, page 8.