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First appearance Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (1992)
Kaitensuru Honō
Mario near a Guruguri.

Guruguri (generically referred to by Nintendo Power as satellites[1]) are spinning spiked objects that appeared in Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins. They only appear in the final level of the Mario Zone. Guruguri are completely invincible obstacles that spin around spheres in a manner similar to a Roto-disc or Kaitensuru Honō, though they are a bit slower.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese グルグリ[2]
From 「グルグル」, guruguru, onomatopoeia of spinning around.
German Guruguri -


  1. ^ "Duck to avoid the sharp satellite and hit the block for a Fire Flower." - Nintendo Power Volume 43, page 48.
  2. ^ Perfect Ban Mario Character Daijiten. Page 74.