- “This store belongs to the Family now. And that's the way it's gonna stay, capisce?”
- —Platypunk, Fortune Street
Artwork of Platypunk from Fortune Street
|First appearance||Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen (1990, Dragon Quest series)|
Itadaki Street DS (2007, Mario-related media)
|Latest appearance||Fortune Street (2011, Mario-related media)|
Dragon Quest Tact (2020, Dragon Quest series)
Platypunk, like Slime, is a monster species as well as a playable character in Itadaki Street DS and its sequel Fortune Street. Debuting in Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen, Platypunk is a commonly seen enemy in the Dragon Quest series; serving also as the Slime's archenemy species. They mainly appear in Dragon Quest Monsters and Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime.
Itadaki Street DS
A Platypunk appears as one of eleven playable Dragon Quest series playable characters in the Mario and Dragon Quest cross-over game Itadaki Street DS.
Platypunk Cap, Platypunk Suit and Platypunk's Tail are collectible items that can be equipped on customizable characters.
- North American official website bio: "A duck-billed, dough-collecting beast. His rebellious hairstyle and villanous streak pretty much guarantee he's up to no good on Fortune Street."
Artwork from Itadaki Street DS
Names in other languages
|French||Ornithox||From ornithorynque (Platypus)|
|Italian||Ornitorink||From "Ornitorinco" (Platypus)|
|Spanish||Punkitorrinco||From punki (punk) and ornitorrinco (platypus)|
|Characters||Mario series||Mario • Luigi • Princess Peach • Yoshi • Bowser • Toad • Donkey Kong • Wario • Waluigi • Princess Daisy • Birdo • Diddy Kong • Bowser Jr.|
|Dragon Quest series||Slime • Princessa • Kiryl • Yangus • Angelo • Platypunk • Bianca • Alena • Carver • Jessica • Dragonlord • Stella • Patty|
|Other||Mii • Lakitu • Healslime • Goodybag|
|Stages||Mario series||Bowser's Castle • Delfino Plaza • Good Egg Galaxy • Mario Circuit • Mario Stadium • Peach's Castle • Starship Mario • Super Mario Bros. • Yoshi's Island|
|Dragon Quest series||Alefgard • Alltrades Abbey • Castle Trodain • Colossus • Mt. Magmageddon • Slimenia • Ghost Ship • Robbin' Hood Ruins • The Observatory|
|Minigames||Round the Blocks • Memory Block • Dart of Gold • Slurpodrome|
|Further Info||Gallery • Media • Quotes • Staff|