Goal Star

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Mario collecting 50 Goal Stars

Goal Stars,[1] also known as Gold Stars,[2] Goalpost Stars,[3] Bonus Stars,[4] or simply Stars,[3] are special points found in Super Mario World and its remake, Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2. They are earned by touching the moving tape on the goal post. The higher Mario touches it, the more Goal Stars he will get (from 1–30, then 40, then 50 at the top, which also gives him three 1-Ups). These Goal Stars are saved from level to level, and earning 100 of them will let Mario or Luigi go to the Bonus Game, where they can earn 1-Up Mushrooms.

If Mario does not touch the tape, he will get only a coin from the tape.

Profiles[edit]

Super Mario World[edit]

  • Wii U Virtual Console manual bio: "Collect 100 Gold Stars to unlock the bonus stage."

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ゴールスター
Gōru Sutā
Goal Star
Spanish Estrella Bonus Bonus star
French Etoile Bonus[5]
Étoile d'or
Bonus Star
Gold Star
German Bonus-Sterne Bonus Star
Portuguese Estrela de Ouro Gold Star
Chinese 奖励星星
Jiǎnglì Xīngxīng
Reward Star

References[edit]

  1. ^ Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 instruction booklet, pages 17 and 20.
  2. ^ Super Mario World English instruction booklet, page 8.
  3. ^ a b Nintendo Mario Mania Player's Guide. Page 48.
  4. ^ Yoshi's Island 4
  5. ^ Yoshi's Island 4