List of Luigi sightings in New Super Luigi U

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A figure of 8-bit Luigi in Piranha Heights

In every course of New Super Luigi U a picture of Luigi is hidden, whether it be a sprite, an image in a wall, or otherwise. There are a total of 83 Luigi sightings (two in Flying Squirrel Ovation), a reference to Luigi's debut year.

Acorn Plains[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Acorn Plains-1 Waddlewing Warning! NSLU Waddlewing Warning Luigi Sighting.png On top of the New Super Luigi U sign in the beginning of the course is an 8-bit sprite of Luigi standing.
Acorn Plains-2 Crooked Cavern NSLU Crooked Cavern Luigi Sighting.jpg Right before the normal exit is an 8-bit Luigi sprite under the stairs of Brick Blocks.
Acorn Plains-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Flame-Gear Tower NSLU Flame-Gear Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg There is an 8-bit Luigi sprite hidden in the gap to the bottom-left of the final gear.
Acorn Plains-3 Rolling Yoshi Hills NSLU Rolling Yoshi Hills Luigi Sighting.png There is a grey spot shaped like Luigi jumping to the left of the second POW Block.
Acorn Plains-4 Piranha Heights NSLU Piranha Heights Luigi Sighting.png The area that contains the third Star Coin has a large climbable statue of an 8-bit Luigi made out of colored blocks.
Acorn Plains-5 Piranha Gardens NSLU Piranha Gardens Luigi Sighting.png There is a large Luigi-shaped hedge near the first Hammer Bro in the level.
Acorn Plains-Castle Icon.pngCastle Lemmy's Lights-Out Castle NSLU Lemmy's Lights-Out Castle Luigi Sighting.png Hidden in the wall above and to the right of the boss door is an 8-bit sprite of Super Luigi.
Acorn Plains-NSLU Cheep Cheep Icon.png Cheep Chomp Chase NSLU Cheep Chomp Chase Luigi Sighting.png In an area with many Deep Cheeps and a Red Ring, an 8-bit sprite of Luigi swimming can be seen near a yellow Warp Pipe.

Layer-Cake Desert[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Layer-Cake Desert-1 Spike's Tumbling Desert NSLU Spike's Tumbling Desert Luigi Sighting.png A bone shaped like Luigi can be seen to the left of the P-Switch.
Layer-Cake Desert-2 Underground Grrrols NSLU Underground Grrrols Luigi Sighting.png At the beginning of the level, the player must use the P-Acorn to find a secret path. An 8-bit Luigi sprite can be seen in the ground.
Layer-Cake Desert-3 Piranhas in the Dark NSLU Piranhas in the Dark Luigi Sighting.png A secret 8-bit Luigi is found when the player defeats the first Piranha Plant pipe.
Layer-Cake Desert-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Wind-Up Tower NSLU Wind-Up Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg In the left side of the screen, behind a moving stone.
Layer-Cake Desert-4 The Walls Have Eyes NSLU The Walls Have Eyes Luigi Sighting.png A crouching 8-bit Luigi found in the secret underground room.
Layer-Cake Desert-5 Stone Spike Conveyors NSLU Stone Spike Conveyors Luigi Sighting.png A jumping 8-bit Luigi on a piece of rock at the top of the level.
Layer-Cake Desert-6 Spinning Sandstones NSLU Spinning Sandstones Luigi Sighting.jpg Near the middle of the level, one of the Stone Eyes has Luigi's face on it and an "L" on its forehead.
Layer-Cake Desert-Castle Icon.pngCastle Morton's Lava-Block Castle NSLU Morton's Lava-Block Castle Luigi Sighting.png At one point, an 8-bit Luigi losing a life is seen just above the lava.
Layer-Cake Desert-NSLU Fire Piranha Plant Icon.png Slippery Rope Ladders NSLU Slippery Rope Ladders Luigi Sighting.png In the upward chamber before the Warp Pipe leading to the Goal Pole, a sliding Luigi is seen near the Fire Bros.

Sparkling Waters[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Sparkling Waters-1 Huckit Beach Resort NSLU Huckit Beach Resort Luigi Sighting.jpg Above the second Star Coin, a giant swimming 8-bit Luigi is found.
Sparkling Waters-2 Urchin Reef Romp NSLU Urchin Reef Romp Luigi Sighting.jpg Shortly after the third Star Coin, a jumping 8-bit Luigi will appear.
Sparkling Waters-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Shish-Kebab Tower NSLU Shish-Kebab Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg When riding the second lift, the player can see a standing 8-bit Luigi.
Sparkling Waters-Ghost Icon.pngGhost House Haunted Cargo Hold NSLU Haunted Cargo Hold Luigi Sighting.jpg When the player goes down the first set of pipes, they must jump in the water and swim left to find a swimming 8-bit Luigi hidden in the wall.
Sparkling Waters-3 Waterspout Sprint NSLU Waterspout Sprint Luigi Sighting.jpg A jumping 8-bit Luigi in between the 2nd and 3rd waterspouts.
Sparkling Waters-4 The Great Geysers NSLU The Great Geysers Luigi Sighting.jpg Behind the course's starting point is a series of large blocks with Luigi's head etched into them.
Sparkling Waters-5 Dragoneel Depths NSLU Dragoneel Depths Luigi Sighting.jpg Before going up the pipe leading to the Goal Pole, an 8-bit Luigi is seen swimming.
Sparkling Waters-Castle Icon.pngCastle Larry's Trigger-Happy Castle NSLU Larry's Trigger-Happy Castle Luigi Sighting.jpg After hitting the P-Switch and clearing the coins at the top of the pipe, the player can see an 8-bit swimming Luigi.
Sparkling Waters-NSMBU Leaf Icon.png Beanstalk Jungle NSLU Beanstalk Jungle Luigi Sighting.jpg Players can see a jumping 8-bit Luigi just before entering the last pipe and heading over to the right.

Frosted Glacier[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Frosted Glacier-1 Broozers and Barrels NSLU Broozers and Barrels Luigi Sighting.jpg If the player completes the level with the last two numbers the same on the timer, a snowman with Luigi's hat emblem will appear.
Frosted Glacier-2 Cooligan Shrooms NSLU Cooligan Shrooms Luigi Sighting.jpg An 8-bit Luigi is found just before the third Star Coin clinging onto a pole.
Frosted Glacier-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Icicle Tower NSLU Icicle Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg If the player wall jumps up the shaft in the beginning of the level, they reach a hidden area with an 8-bit Luigi crouching.
Frosted Glacier-3 Fire and Ice NSLU Fire and Ice Luigi Sighting.jpg A Luigi ice statue is seen just before the first Star Coin.
Frosted Glacier-4 Weighty Waddlewings NSLU Weighty Waddlewings Luigi Sighting.jpg Just before the Goal Pole, the player can see Luigi on the Banzai Bill Cannon instead of a skull.
Frosted Glacier-5 Ice-Slide Expressway NSLU Ice-Slide Expressway Luigi Sighting.jpg A skidding 8-bit Luigi is seen just after the third Star Coin.
Frosted Glacier-Ghost Icon.pngGhost House Peek-a-Boo Ghost House NSLU Peek-a-boo Ghost House Luigi Sighting.jpg After passing the second circling Boos, a spider web with Luigi's head knitted out is visible.
Frosted Glacier-Castle Icon.pngCastle Wendy's Thwomp Castle NSLU Wendy's Thwomp Castle Luigi Sighting.jpg A jumping 8-bit Luigi is visible in the area with Thwomps.
Frosted Glacier-NSMBU Fliprus Icon.png Fliprus Floes NSLU Fliprus Floes Luigi Sighting.jpg An 8-bit Luigi is at the beginning of the level and can be found at the top of a hidden block.

Soda Jungle[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Soda Jungle-NSMBW Airship Sprite.pngAirship All Aboard! NSLU All Aboard Luigi Sighting.jpg At the start of the level, a wooden Luigi head (replacing the typical Bowser head) can be seen on the front of the airship.
Soda Jungle-1 Giant Swing Along NSLU Giant Swing Along Luigi Sighting.jpg Hidden behind the bottom of a stack of giant Brick Blocks is an 8-bit Luigi.
Soda Jungle-2 Dancing Blocks, Poison Swamp NSLU Dancing Blocks Poison Swamp Luigi Sighting.jpg A Luigi sprite can be seen clinging to the top of the secret flagpole, behind where the Bowser flag is.
Soda Jungle-3 Heart of Bramball Woods NSLU Heart of Bramball Woods Luigi Sighting.jpg One of the details on the wall immediately next to the first Star Coin is Luigi's face.
Soda Jungle-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Stone-Snake Tower NSLU Stone-Snake Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg Directly underneath where the third Star Coin is, an 8-bit Luigi is crouching on the Brick Block containing a 1-up Mushroom.
Soda Jungle-Ghost Icon.pngGhost House Boo's Favorite Haunt NSLU Boo's Favorite Haunt Luigi Sighting.jpg On the wall near the door leading to the secret exit is a portrait of Luigi.
Soda Jungle-4 Painted Pipeworks NSLU Painted Pipeworks Luigi Sighting.jpg In the room containing the secret exit is a canvas with a painting of Luigi on it.
Soda Jungle-5 Deepsea Stone-Eyes NSLU Deepsea Stone Eyes Luigi Sighting.jpg The room containing the third Star Coin features a giant 8-bit stylized Luigi made out of blocks.
Soda Jungle-6 Sumo Bro Bridge NSLU Sumo Bro Bridge Luigi Sighting.jpg At one point in the level there is a Luigi head made out of vines in the foreground inside the platform.
Soda Jungle-7 Wiggler Floodlands NSLU Wiggler Floodlands Luigi Sighting.jpg In a hidden area with a hidden 1-up Mushroom at the end of the level, an 8-bit Luigi can be seen, directly over where the block is.
Soda Jungle-Castle Icon.pngCastle Iggy's Swinging-Chains Castle NSLU Iggy's Swinging-Chains Castle Luigi Sighting.jpg At the start of the level, waiting for one of the troughs of the lava flow to pass by reveals a Luigi within the wall.
Soda Jungle-NSMBU Parabeetle Icon.png Para-Beetle Parade NSLU 5-Beetle Luigi.jpg Behind the Para-Beetles where the first King Bill is an 8-bit jumping Luigi.

Rock-Candy Mines[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Rock-Candy Mines-1 Mount Fuzzy NSLU Mount Fuzzy Luigi Sighting.jpg Above the first Star Coin is a secret area with an 8-bit Luigi.
Rock-Candy Mines-2 Porcupuffer Cavern NSLU Porcupuffer Cavern Luigi Sighting.jpg Next to the second Star Coin is an 8-bit Luigi climbing a rope.
Rock-Candy Mines-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Smashing-Stone Tower NSLU Smashing-Stone Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg The hidden alcove hiding the second Star Coin is stylized using a Luigi face instead of Bowser Jr's.
Rock-Candy Mines-3 Spike's Seesaws NSLU Spike's Seesaws Luigi Sighting.jpg An 8-bit Luigi is behind one of the Spikes near the end of the level.
Rock-Candy Mines-4 Light-Up-Lift Tower NSLU Light-Up-Lift Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg At the start of the level, an 8-bit Luigi is on the very right side of the stage, in the ground.
Rock-Candy Mines-5 Rising Piranhas NSLU Rising Piranhas Luigi Sighting.jpg There is a large Luigi-shaped hole in the rock wall just before the Big Piranha Plant next to the secret exit in the ceiling.
Rock-Candy Mines-6 Spine Coaster Stowaways NSLU Spine Coaster Stowaways Luigi Sighting.jpg Near the first Star Coin, an 8-bit Luigi is on the ceiling of the level.
Rock-Candy Mines-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Sumo Bro's Spinning Tower NSLU Sumo Bro's Spinning Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg An 8-bit Luigi is on the ceiling at the top of the tower, directly above the third Star Coin.
Rock-Candy Mines-7 Switch-Lift Express NSLU Switch-Lift Express Luigi Sighting.jpg There is an 8-bit Luigi in the hidden area next to the first Fire Bro.
Rock-Candy Mines-Castle Icon.pngCastle Roy's Ironclad Castle NSLU Roy's Ironclad Castle Luigi Sighting.jpg Above the lava pit containing the blocks with the second Star Coin is an 8-bit Luigi.

Meringue Clouds[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Meringue Clouds-1 Frozen Fuzzies NSLU Frozen Fuzzies Luigi Sighting.jpg Defeating one of the Ice Bros. near the end of the level reveals an 8-bit Luigi.
Meringue Clouds-2 Wiggler Rodeo NSLU Wiggler Rodeo Luigi Sighting.jpg Having a Chain Chomp destroy a set of Brick Blocks reveals an 8-bit Luigi.
Meringue Clouds-3 Rainbow Skywalk NSLU Rainbow Skywalk Luigi Sighting.jpg In the secret area before the end of the level, a large jumping 8-bit Luigi can be seen.
Meringue Clouds-NSMBW Tower Icon.pngTower Stonecrush Tower NSLU Stonecrush Tower Luigi Sighting.jpg Luigi's face can be seen when jumping up a series of platforms after the second Fire Bro.
Meringue Clouds-Ghost Icon.pngGhost House Vanishing Ghost House NSLU Vanishing Ghost House Luigi Sighting.jpg If the player takes the secret exit route, they will see a picture of King Boo and Luigi, which references their artwork from Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon.
Meringue Clouds-4 Above the Bouncy Clouds NSLU Above the Bouncy Clouds Luigi Sighting.jpg By defeating the Big Piranha Plant, an 8-bit Luigi can be seen when the shifting Warp Pipe reaches its lowest point.
Meringue Clouds-5 Flame Chomp Ferris Wheel NSLU Flame Chomp Ferris Wheel Luigi Sighting.jpg A cloud resembling Luigi can be seen in the background.
Meringue Clouds-6 Three-Headed Snake Block NSLU Three-Headed Snake Block Luigi Sighting.jpg At the beginning of the level, an 8-bit Luigi can be seen by clearing away the clouds covering the wall over the Snake Blocks.
Meringue Clouds-Castle Icon.pngCastle Ludwig's Block-Press Castle NSLU Ludwig's Block-Press Castle Luigi Sighting.jpg In the room containing the cannon leading to Ludwig's airship there is a Luigi-shaped shadow on the wall.
Meringue Clouds-NSMBW Airship Sprite.pngAirship Bowser Jr. Showdown NSLU Bowser Jr Showdown Luigi Sighting.jpg In the area where the third Star Coin is hidden is an image of Luigi.

Peach's Castle[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Peach's Castle-1 Magma Moat NSLU Magma Moat Luigi Sighting.jpg There is a statue of Luigi taking off his hat at the secret flagpole.
Peach's Castle-2 Magmaw River Cruise NSLU Magmaw River Cruise Luigi Sighting.jpg Directly over the lava and between the pair of Magmaws near the beginning of the course is an 8-bit Luigi.
Peach's Castle-3 Hot Cogs NSLU Hot Cogs Luigi Sighting.jpg Breaking the Brick Block directly under the sign near the first Star Coin reveals a crouching 8-bit Luigi.
Peach's Castle-4 Firefall Rising NSLU Firefall Rising Luigi Sighting.jpg One of the hidden alcoves within the secret part of the level features an 8-bit jumping Luigi.
Peach's Castle-Princess Peach Castle Sprite.png Current Event NSLU Current Event Luigi Sighting.jpg The platform under the door leading to the Goal Pole features an 8-bit Luigi.
Peach's Castle-Princess Peach Castle Sprite.png The Final Battle NSLU The Final Battle Luigi Sighting.jpg Luigi's face can be seen on the middle rivet of a platform.

Superstar Road[edit]

Level Number Level Name Picture Luigi Location
Superstar Road-1 Spine Coaster Connections NSLU Spine Coaster Connections Luigi Sighting.jpg Shortly after the first Fuzzy, an 8-bit Luigi will appear in the grassy land above.
Superstar Road-2 P Switch Peril NSLU P Switch Peril Luigi Sighting.jpg An 8-bit Luigi can be seen by breaking the Brick Blocks over the fourth P Switch.
Superstar Road-3 Star Coin Deep Dive NSLU Star Coin Deep Dive Luigi Sighting.jpg A swimming 8-bit Luigi can be found by having the Cheep Chomp destroy the Brick Blocks under the Red Ring.
Superstar Road-4 Hammerswing Hangout NSLU Hammerswing Hangout Luigi Sighting.jpg Shortly after passing the Green Ring, there is an 8-bit Luigi on the right.
Superstar Road-5 Under Construction NSLU Under Construction Luigi Sighting.jpg When the player goes up the level's Beanstalk, the player can climb up and down on a 16-bit Luigi.
Superstar Road-6 Fire Bar Sprint NSLU Firebar Sprint Luigi Sighting.jpg Break the last set of blocks near the flag pole to find a crouching 8-bit Luigi.
Superstar Road-7 Cloudy Capers NSLU Cloudy Capers Luigi Sighting.jpg When traveling through the last set of Fuzzies, use a Fireball to hit the second to last Fuzzy on the bottom right to reveal an 8-bit Luigi.
Superstar Road-8 Impossible Pendulums NSLU Impossible Pendulums Luigi Sighting.jpg At the last Spinner, head down to the bottom right corner to find an 8-bit Luigi in a secret area.
Superstar Road-9 Flying Squirrel Ovation NSLU Flying Squirrel Ovation Luigi Sighting.jpg Near the bottom of the gliding portion, a giant 8-bit Luigi appears.
NSLU Flying Squirrel Ovation Luigi Sighting 2.jpg At the end of the level, there is a big sign that says THANK YOU with a Luigi cutout on it. The player can put their Mii's face through the hole.

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