Sort of Fun

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Sort of Fun
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Appears in Super Mario Party
Type Co-op minigame
Initial record 8
Music Serious Showdown

Sort of Fun is a co-op minigame appearing in Super Mario Party.


In this minigame, each player must work together to sort baseballs, volleyballs, soccer balls, and basketballs into their respective baskets. Each ball that is correctly sorted grants one point, while each ball that is incorrectly sorted deducts one point and causes characters to get angry at the offender. The game ends once time runs out.

On the Challenge Road, this is the sixth challenge of Shell Street and the sixth challenge overall. The goal is 8 points for the normal challenge and 10 points for the Master Challenge.

Rank requirements

  • 10 for S
  • 8 for A
  • 6 for B


  • Control Stick (↔) – Pass/Take
  • Control Stick (↓) – Drop

In-game description[edit]

  • "Pass around the balls, and place them where they belong!"
  • "Any mistakes will cost you a point!"

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ボールをかたづける
Bōru wo katazukeru
Put the Balls Away
Spanish Recogepelotas Ball Gathering
French Rangement sportif Athletic sorting
Dutch Ballenjongens Ball Boys
German Alle im Eimer All in the Bucket
Italian Passaggi rapidi Fast passing
Korean 공을 정리하자
Gong-eul jeongnihaja
Sort the Balls