W Emblem

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W Emblem
Sprite of the W Emblem badge in Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door.
BP needed 0
Sell price 150 coins
First appearance Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (2004)
The Thousand-Year Door description Change Mario's clothes into Wario's clothes.

The W Emblem is a badge in Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door. It can be bought from Charlieton for 360 coins. If Mario equips the badge, it changes the color scheme of his clothes to resemble Wario's, turning his hat and shirt yellow, his overalls purple, and his shoes green. This look somewhat mirrors Mario's yellow costume from the Super Smash Bros. series (excluding Super Smash Bros. Ultimate). If combined with the L Emblem, Mario's clothes resemble Waluigi's, with his hat and shirt turned purple, his overalls becoming black, and his shoes becoming orange.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese エムブレームW
Emuburēmu Daburu
Emblem W
French Emblème W W Emblem
German Dressman W Male Model W
Italian Emblema W W Emblem
Spanish Emblema W W Emblem


Earlier sprite of the W Emblem from the Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door demo on the Interactive Demo Disc 18.
  • In the demo version of the game, it was shown that the W Emblem was going to be purple.
  • This is the only reference to Wario in a Paper Mario game.