Shop Block

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Shop Block
Shop Block.png
A block providing a variety of services to Bowser.
First appearance Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story (2009)
Latest appearance Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey (2018)

Shop Blocks are devices owned by Broque Monsieur in Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story and its 3DS remake, Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey. They are scattered throughout the Mushroom Kingdom, and provide a variety of services to Bowser. Their inventory increases gradually over the course of the game. When activated via a punch, the Shop Block plays a small jingle before Broque Monsieur appears on the monitor.

Their services consist of the following:


The item shop carries the following inventory.

Item Price Effect
Hot Drumstick 10 coins Recovers 80 HP.
Fiery Drumstick 30 coins Recovers 150 HP.
TNT Drumstick 60 coins Recovers 280 HP.
Cheesy Drumstick** 300 coins Recovers all HP and BP.
Syrup Jar* 15 coins Recovers 10 SP.
Supersyrup Jar* 35 coins Recovers 20 SP.
Ultrasyrup Jar* 60 coins Recovers 30 SP.
Max Syrup Jar* 100 coins Recovers 40 SP.
Cheese** 15 coins Recovers 15 BP.
Super Cheese** 35 coins Recovers 30 BP.
Ultra Cheese** 60 coins Recovers 60 BP.
Miracle Cheese** 100 coins Recovers all BP.
Refreshing Herb 5 coins Cures status effects.
Boo Biscuit** 5 coins Turns the player invisible for a short time

*Only in the original game ** Exclusive to the remake


The equipment shop contains the following inventory.

Equipment Price Effect
Custom Made Shell 200 Coins DEF +40
Safety/Doleful/Tranquil Shell 400 coins DEF +60
Armored Shell 1600 Coins DEF +130
Peerless/Dreaming Shell 2400 Coins DEF +220
Lucky Bracelet 200 Coins Doubles[?] the chances of a lucky hit.
Fist Bracelet 400 Coins Punch's Power rises by 20%
Vampire Band 2000 Coins During a punch, 8% of total HP is recovered.
Hunter Bracelet 2500 Coins When an enemy is defeated, power rises by 10%, to a max of 30%
Gluttony Ring 1500 Coins The power of Drumstick items is doubled.
Peaceful Ring 2000 Coins Recovers 15 HP each turn.
Brimming Full Ring 3000 Coins Recovers 4 SP each turn.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ショップブロック
Shoppu Burokku
Shop Block
Italian Blocco Negozio Shop Block
Spanish (NOA) Bloque Tienda Shop Block


  • Although Mario and Luigi can come across the Shop Block, their hammers are not strong enough to operate it.