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Easy Mode is a mode found in certain Mario games that lowers the difficulty level from that of normal gameplay.
Super Mario series
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins
In Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins, the player can access Easy Mode by pressing on the File Select screen. Super Mario becomes Small Mario and the words "Easy Mode" appear in the corner. There are less enemies in levels, and some mini-bosses such as Floating Faces take one hit to be defeated.
Super Mario Run
Mario & Luigi series
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam
An Easy Mode is also present in Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam, which can be turned on at any time outside of battle in the game. The mode will make Paper Toads much easier to catch along with side-quests being much easier. It also lowers all POW and DEF stats for enemies and bosses (but doesn't affect HP or Speed) and makes Mario, Luigi and Paper Mario stronger, thereby making battles much easier, although the trio earns five less EXP from battles and aren't able to complete Expert Challenges.