Troopea

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Superstar Saga Enemy
Troopea
MLSSTroopea.gif
Location(s) Beanbean Outskirts
Level 13
HP 20
POW 40
Defense 30
Speed 30
Experience 16 (4)
Coins 3
Item Drop Woo Bean – 64.52%
Super Nut – 0% (100%)
More
Fire Normal
Thunder Critical
Jump Normal
Hammer Weak
Hand Weak
Stun? 30%
Burn? 30%
Stat Down? 100%
Notice
  • Stats in parentheses are from the Japanese version (if they differ from the original American and European stats).
  • Stats in gray are only found in the game's coding and are not available during "normal" gameplay.

Troopeas are the Beanbean Kingdom counterpart to Koopa Troopa in Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga. Their name is a portmanteau of "Troopa" and "pea", the latter of which is a legume like a bean. Troopeas have dark blue shells and sprouts sticking out of their heads, and are found mainly in the south-eastern area outside Beanbean Castle Town, near Woohoo Hooniversity. Troopeas are rather basic enemies, with their only method of attack being to ram either Mario or Luigi, although they can create small water droplets that restore HP to one of their allies or themselves. If one of the Bros. jumps on a Troopea's shell while countering its ramming attack, their shell can be used against other enemies just like the Green Shell Bros. Item/Special Attack in later games. Troopeas are extremely resistant all forms of attacks except jumping. Parabeanies sometimes appear with Troopeas in battle.

Winged variants of Troopeas called Paratroopeas are also found outside Beanbean Castle Town, though in different areas. Later, in Gwarhar Lagoon, stronger versions of the Troopea called Elite Troopeas appears, which have red shells in contrast to the Troopea's blue ones.

In Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions, they appear as bipedal instead of quadrupedal, and as such look more like modern Koopa Troopas. Troopeas appear as enemies in Minion Quest: The Search for Bowser. They are first encountered in the level Turnip Tantrum. They are Melee troopers, and attack by charging into opponents. Their Special Skill, Rock Solid, allows them to enter their shells and raise their defense.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese マメノコ
mamenoko
From 「豆」 mame (bean) and 「ノコノコ」 nokonoko, the Japanese name of the Koopa Troopa.
Spanish Koopa Judía Bean Koopa
French Petit Koopa Small Koopa
German Keim-Koopa Seedling Koopa
Italian Troopina From "Troopa", and the diminutive suffix -ina.