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Official Artwork of a Puffer from Yoshi's Story
Artwork of a Puffer from Yoshi's Story
First appearance Yoshi's Story (1997)

Puffers[1] are creatures who inhabit Blargg's Boiler in Yoshi's Story. One also exists in the Magma Castle. They seem to be a cross between an elephant and an insect. They shoot balls of energy, which tend to light up the place. They are a favorite food of Light Blue and Yellow Yoshi.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese パオ[2]
Probably a play of「パフ」(pafu, puff) and masculine suffix「オ」(o)