Smorg (species)

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This article is about the smaller enemies that it is composed of. For the boss of Chapter 6 from Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door, see Smorg.
A SmorgA magenta Smorg.
First appearance Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (2004)
Notable members
Smorg, Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door

Smorgs are small, black cloud-like enemies with yellow eyes. They appear in the sixth chapter, Excess Express, in Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door, where they collectively form a large entity of the same name, who serves as the chapter boss. Smorgs come in two variations: regular black versions and magenta variations. Magenta variations make up the central structure of the Smorg boss, while black ones consist the external parts of the boss.

Mario prepares to fight the Smorgs atop the Excess Express

Smorgs are first seen in the basement of Riverside Station. They are later seen attacking the Excess Express and kidnapping its passengers after escaping Riverside Station. Mario saves the conductor and the waitress from the Smorgs, which makes them realize that everybody must have been attacked in their sleep. Smorgs cover the roof of the train, where Mario makes his way towards at the front of the train, where they form Smorg. After Mario defeats Smorg, the Smorgs blow away and release the captive passengers.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese モアモア
Corruption of "Loa Loa", a real-life parasite capable of infiltrating tissues
French Moahmoah French pronunciation of the Japanese name
German Fluffy -
Italian MoaMoa Variation of Japanese name
Spanish Miomio Mio from Miasma and the word "Mío" (mine)