Stress Press

From the Super Mario Wiki, the Mario encyclopedia
Jump to navigationJump to search
Stress Press

Stress Press is a Gaddget invented by Professor E. Gadd; and is obtained by completing the Big Boss Bob-omb quest in Mario Party Advance.

To use it, the player first selects an object to be smashed by the hammer. Objects include:

The selected item is moved under the hammer. The player can press the A Button button to smash. The alarm clock, piggy bank and diamond break into bits when crushed, while the clay Warp Pipe and Mushroom are simply flattened. Smashing the piggy bank reveals a coin amongst the pieces.


  • +Control Pad – Select
  • A Button – Confirm/Beat


  • Use this little guy to work out all your stress! Squish, squish, squish!

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese はっさんハンマー[1]
Hassan hanmā
Emitting hammer

French Défouloir
Unwinder (as in relaxing after being stressed)
Italian Anti-stress


  1. ^ かげらいまどかK. 一人用マリオパーティアドバンス字幕プレイpart12 (Japanese). YouTube (2018-04-14). Retrieved on 2023-11-21.