Flip-Flop Block

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The title of this article is official, but it comes from a non-English source. If an official name from an English source is found that is not from the English Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia, the article should be moved to its appropriate title.

Deactivated (left) and activated (right).

The Flip-Flop Block is a common block found in Mario & Wario. These blocks appear in every normal level. Wanda has to use them to guide the character to the goal as Wanda can make it appear or disappear. Invisible panels still exist in the levels as they appear as dotted boxes. There is also a smaller version of a Flip-Flop Block, as well as a version that is totally invisible unless flipped solid (which have an exclamation point on their design).

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese フリップフロップブロック[1]
Furippufuroppu Burokku
Flip-Flop Block


  1. ^ Mario & Wario instruction booklet, page 8.