Wingin' It

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Wingin' It
Wingin' It from Mario Party 7
Appears in Mario Party 7
Type 2-vs.-2 minigame
Time limit 10 seconds
Music Cool as a Cucumber

Wingin' It is a 2-vs.-2 minigame in Mario Party 7. Its name comes from the expression "winging it," which is when someone reacts to things as they happen and improvise, rather than planning things through in advance.


Two players jump into a flying Koopa machine. The screen splits into two to show the other team.


In this minigame, both teams of players are in large Colossal Koopa Paratroopa-like aircraft, and they need to rapidly tap the A Button button to flap the Koopas' wings to get to the top of a building. As the teams fly up, Koopa Troopas, Shy Guys, and Goombas inside will open the windows to wave at the teams, while a Piranha Plant will pop out of the chimney. The team that ascends higher after ten seconds wins the minigame. For some reason, should both teams get the same distance, the Red Team always wins.


The losing team's flying Koopa machine falls to the ground, dizzying the team. Afterwards, the winning team celebrates in front of its flying machine while the losing team sulks in front of its flying machine.


  • A Button – Tap repeatedly to flap

In-game text[edit]

  • Rules"Repeatedly tap A Button to flap the wings and get the flying Koopa airborne."
  • Advice"Tap A Button really fast! That's all there is to it. Easy, huh?"

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese はばたけ!メカパタパタ
Habatake! Meka patapata
Flap Away, Mechaparatroopa!
French Coup de Pompe Pump Shot (Expression meaning "Being suddenly tired")
German Flattermann Flutter Man
Italian Colpo d'ali Wing stroke
Spanish Tortuga volante Flying Turtle