Sweet Sleuth

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Sweet Sleuth
Sweet Sleuth MPDS.png
4-player mini-game
Appears in Mario Party DS
Type 4-player mini-game
Duel mini-game
Time limit 30 seconds
Music Into the Fairy Tale

Sweet Sleuth is a 4-player and a duel minigame in Mario Party DS. Its name is a pun on "sweet tooth", which is what someone fond of sweets is said to have.

Gameplay[edit]

Duel mini-game

A Shy Guy wants candies. The players must look through a candy dish, finding the candy that Shy Guy wants to the player to get.

If the player finds the correct candy, they score. If they give the wrong candy, they must try again. The candies are designed to look very similar, some only differing in shape or in the orientation of the wrapper pattern, and more candy is poured onto the plate several times. Whoever gives Shy Guy the most correct candy, wins.

Controls[edit]

  • Stylus – Touch and hold to drag a candy
  • Stylus – Let go to drop a candy

In-game text[edit]

  • Rules"Give Shy Guy the candy he craves. Drag the correct candy out of the dish, then drop it in front of Shy Guy."
  • Tips"Study the dish selection closely before you select a candy. You want to pick the correct ones, and many candies look similar."

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese キャンディプレゼント
Kyandi Purezento
Candy Present
Spanish Caramelos, por favor Candies, please
French Bonbon Glouton Candy Glutton
German Bonbon, bitte! Candie, please!
Italian Un Tipetto Goloso A Greedy Little Guy
Korean 사탕 선물
Satang Seonmul
Candy Present