Paper Toad

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This article is about the characters from Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam. For the Toads that appear in the Paper Mario series, see Toad (species) § Paper Mario series. For the character Toad as seen in the Paper Mario series, see Toad § Paper Mario series.
Paper Toad
Paper Toads in Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam.
Artwork of many Paper Toads.
First appearance Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam (2015)
Variant of Toad

Paper Toads are paper incarnations of Toads, based on their appearances in the Paper Mario series, that appear in Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam. They, along with many other paper entities, came out of a magical book that Luigi accidentally knocked over in the attic of Peach's Castle.

They are often extremely afraid of the real world and often hide in areas throughout the Mushroom Kingdom, requiring Mario, Luigi and Paper Mario to find them on missions that the player can initiate through the Lakitu Info Center. These missions are often requested by Toadette, due to her requiring Paper Toads in order to build Papercrafts. After enough Toads are saved, the trio are sometimes rewarded with a Trio Attack. As the story progresses, many Paper Toads befriended their real-life counterparts. They also have a critical part in the story as being the "Toad Stairs" that take the trio from Mount Brrr to Neo Bowser Castle.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ペーパーキノピオ
Pēpā Kinopio
Paper Toad
Chinese (Traditional) 紙片奇諾比奧[1]
Zhǐpiàn Qínuòbǐ'ào
Paper Toad
Russian Бумажный Тоад
Bumazhniy Toad
Paper Toad
Spanish (NOA) Toad de papel Paper Toad
Spanish (NOE) Toad de Papel Paper Toad