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First appearance Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins (1992)
Variant of Goomba
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Terekuribō (generically referred to by Nintendo Power as ghosts[1]) are Boo-like ghosts of Goombas found in Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins. They are only present in the schoolhouse level of Pumpkin Zone. True to its appearance, Terekuribō is invincible like a Boo, but moves and acts like a Goomba. Green Shells and Stars are effective in defeating it.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese テレクリボー[2]
From Teresa, the Japanese name of Boo, and Kuribō, the Japanese name of Goomba.
German Spuk-Gumba Spooky Goomba
Italian Goomba Fantasma Ghost Goomba[3]


  1. ^ "An unbeatable ghost zig-zags at the beginning of the stage." - Nintendo Power Volume 43, page 50.
  2. ^ http://www.nintendo.co.jp/n02/dmg/l6j/enemy/index.html
  3. ^ Super Mario Bros. Enciclopedia; pag. 75