Engine Trouble

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Engine Trouble
Engine Trouble.png
WarioWare: Touched!
WWG Engine Trouble.png
WarioWare Gold
Appears in WarioWare: Touched!
WarioWare Gold
Type Slightly Unscrewed (Touched!)
Young Cricket and Master Mantis (Gold)
Command Wind it up!
Info "Spin the propeller as fast as you can until the gauge hits MAX, then let her rip!" (Touched!)
"Spin the propeller, and charge up to max power! Muster all your strength and release to fly off into the great blue yonder." (Gold)
Controls Stylus – Spin propeller
Points to clear 20 (Touched!)
25 (Gold)

Engine Trouble is a microgame found in WarioWare: Touched! in the Slightly Unscrewed stage. It returns in WarioWare Gold as one of Young Cricket and Master Mantis' microgames.


The objective is to spin the propeller to make the plane lift off.

  • 1st level difficulty: The plane is easy to launch. In WarioWare Gold, the plane is green and flies straight when launched.
  • 2nd level difficulty: The plane is somewhat hard to launch. In WarioWare Gold, the plane is white and red, has a blue propeller, and barrel rolls when launched.
  • 3rd level difficulty: The plane is hard to launch. In WarioWare Gold, the plane is a cyan and yellow biplane, has a yellow propeller, and somersaults when launched.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ゴムひこうき (Touched!)
Gomu Hikōki
プロペラひこうき (Gold)
Puropera Hikōki
Rubber Airplane

Propeller Airplane
Chinese 起飞
Take off
French Hélice magique Magic propeller
Italian Motore a molla Spring engine
Korean 고무동력기
Rubber Dynamometer
Spanish (NOA) Dale cuerda Give it a wind
Spanish (NOE) Lanzamiento del avión Airplane launch