Jumping Blooper

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Jumping Blooper
JumpingBlooper.png
First Appearance Super Mario Sunshine (2002)
Parent Species Blooper
In-game model.

Jumping Bloopers[1] (also known as Bloopads[citation needed]) are jellyfish-like Bloopers that appear only in Super Mario Sunshine, which are found solely in Ricco Harbor. They occasionally jump out of the water, leaving them susceptible to being sprayed by F.L.U.D.D.. When sprayed, they land on the water and flatten. They can be used as platforms in this condition and thus are useful in helping Mario cross toxic water. Mario must cross quickly however, as they revert to their normal form after about fifteen seconds. They never move in any direction horizontally and only jump up vertically.

In a few episodes, boats filled with dead Bloopers and Jumping Bloopers can be found near the beginning of the stage; here, Jumping Bloopers are found in colors other than cream, such as white and reddish.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese クラゲッソー[citation needed]
Kuragessō
A portmanteau of kurage, jellyfish and Gessō, Blooper.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hodgson, David S J, Bryan Stratton, and Stephen Stratton. Super Mario Sunshine Prima Official Strategy Guide. Page 18.