Granite Getaway

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Granite Getaway
Granite Getaway from Mario Party 6
Appears in Mario Party 6
Type 4-Player mini-game
Music track Doom and Gloom
Music sample

Granite Getaway is a 4-Player minigame in Mario Party 6. This minigame is likely based on the iconic Raiders of the Lost Ark scene in which Indiana Jones is chased by a giant boulder.


Everyone is looking around wildly, then a giant boulder drops from the ceiling, and the game starts.


The game takes place in a brown cave. The players must run away from the giant rolling boulder behind them. The players have to hold down Control Stick the whole time, or they are squished by the boulder. Players have to jump to avoid the many obstacles that appear onscreen. After a while, a spot with a wooden floor is reached and the boulder falls through; players who survive up until this point win. If the boulder squashes everyone, the game will end in a tie.


Players who get to the end of the cave do their victory animations.


  • Control Stick – Move
  • A Button – Jump

In-game text[edit]

  • Rules"Run away from the massive rolling boulder! Whoever reaches the goal without getting squished wins!"
  • Advice"Jump over obstacles or you'll trip over them."

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese にげろ!ゴロゴロいわ
Nigero! Gorogoro iwa
Run Away! Rolling Rock

French Pierre qui Roule
Stone that Rolls, from the expression Pierre qui roule, n'amasse pas mousse
German Felsenflucht
Rock Escape
Italian Masso di Damocle
Damocles' Boulder, referencing Spada di Damocle (Sword of Damocles)
Spanish Huida pedregosa
Rocky Escape