Glide Guy

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Glide Guy
Artwork of a Glide Guy in Yoshi's Island DS
Artwork of a Glide Guy
First appearance Yoshi's Island DS (2006)
Variant of Shy Guy
Fly Guy

A Glide Guy is a Shy Guy with a parasol attached to its head found in Yoshi's Island DS. Glide Guys jump and float for a few seconds. They are usually found in strong currents that Baby Peach can ride. Glide Guys come in a variety of colors, each one with a different-colored parasol on its head.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese パラソルヘイホー[1]
Parasoru Heihō
Parasol Shy Guy
French Maskass Shy Guy
German Schirm Guy Parasol Guy
Italian Tipo Ombrello Umbrella Guy
Spanish ParaGuy Portmanteau on paraguas (umbrella) and Shy Guy



  1. ^ 「ヨッシーアイランドDS任天堂公式ガイドブック」 (Yoshi's Island DS Nintendo Kōshiki Guidebook), page 22.