Freezing-Rain Tower

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This article is about Freezing-Rain Tower, a level in New Super Mario Bros. U. For other uses, see Frosted Glacier-Tower.
Freezing-Rain Tower
World-Level World 4-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower
World Frosted Glacier
Game New Super Mario Bros. U
Time limit 500 seconds
Boss Boom Boom
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Freezing-Rain Tower, or Frosted Glacier-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower, is the Tower of Frosted Glacier in New Super Mario Bros. U. It is unlocked via completion of Cooligan Fields, and its own completion opens the path to Prickly Goombas! and a cutscene of Peach's Castle being completing shrouded in Kamek's tornado. However, the cutscene does not play if Giant Skewer Tower is completed beforehand.


Similarly to Icicle Caverns and World 3-3, the main obstacles are large, falling icicles. Additionally, long tilting platforms are present in this tower.

A fourth Boom Boom is the boss of the tower. Kamek flies in and gives the Boom Boom the ability to jump. Unlike in the second round, however, this Boom Boom keeps his spin attack, even after getting stomped on.

Star Coins[edit]

  • Star Coin 1: The first Star Coin is found at the top of a long tilting platform.
  • Star Coin 2: After the Checkpoint Flag, the second Star Coin is found at the end of the right side of the tower.
  • Star Coin 3: After the second Star Coin, a hidden wall to the left contains the third Star Coin.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese 雨アラレ ツララだらけのとりで
Ame Arare Tsurara Darake no Toride
Fortress Full of Raining Hail and Icicle
Spanish Torre Crámbano Icicle Tower
French Tour glaciale Icy Tower
Dutch Bevroren toren Feezing towers
German Tanztee im Tauwetterturm Tea Dance in the Thawtower
Italian Torre del ghiaccio cadente Falling ice tower
Portuguese (NOE) Torre Gelada Icy Tower
Russian Башня тающих сосулек
Bashnya tayushchiks sosulek
Melting icicle tower
Korean 물방울과 고드름투성이 요새
Mulbangulgwa Godeureumtuseongi Yosae
Fortress Full Of Water Drop And Icicle

Level map[edit]

NSMBU Freezing-Rain Tower Map.jpg