Electric Wario

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Electric Wario
Electric Wario from Wario Land 3
Artwork of Electric Wario for Wario Land 3
Applies to Wario
Power(s) given Defeating enemies by touching them (Wario Land 3)
First appearance Wario Land 3 (2000)
Latest appearance Wario Land: Shake It! (2008)

Electric Wario[1] is a transformation in Wario Land 3 and Wario Land: Shake It! that involves Wario getting stunned by electricity. When shocked, Wario is knocked backwards and bounces on the ground a few times. In Wario Land 3, his electrified body destroys enemies. The transformation is uncontrollable, but brief. After Wario stops bouncing, he remains paralyzed and dazed for a few seconds, and then the transformation ends.

Unlike most other transformations, this form has no dedicated music.


Wario Land 3[edit]

Electric Wario screenshot

It is triggered only by a Webber, Denki, or Mr. Moon's projectile electric attacks; when contact is made, Wario will fall straight to the ground, bounce a bit, and hold stock-still to remove the shock from his body. Any enemies touching him will be immediately defeated.

Wario Land: Shake It![edit]

In Wario Land: Shake It!, Wario undergoes a similar effect when he touches an electrified Floating Bandinero. However, unlike in Wario Land 3, Wario does not defeat enemies upon coming into contact with them while in this form.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese 感電[2]
Dutch Elektrische Wario[3] Electric Wario
French Wario électrique[4] Electric Wario
German Elektro-Wario[5]
Italian Wario elettrico[6]
Spanish Wario Eléctrico[7] Electric Wario


  1. ^ Wario Land 3 instruction booklet, page 22.
  2. ^ Wario Land 3: Fushigi na Orgel Japanese instruction booklet, page 22
  3. ^ Wario Land 3 Dutch Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console electronic manual, tab 11: "Transformatievaardigheden"
  4. ^ Wario Land 3 European instruction booklet, page 58
  5. ^ Wario Land 3 European instruction booklet, page 38
  6. ^ Wario Land 3 European instruction booklet, page 116
  7. ^ Official Wario Land 3 website (Guías Nintendo)