Species Cheep-Cheep
Ally Koopa Troop, Kingfin, Junker
Debut Appearance Super Mario World
Latest Appearance Mario Party 9

Fishbones are skeleton fish that are found in the Mario series. They first appeared in Super Mario World and would later appear in later titles. They will swim slow in a straight line before swimming quicker when Mario draws closer. They can only be defeated by Cape Mario or Cape Luigi's spin attack in Super Mario World.


[edit] Game History

[edit] Super Mario Series

[edit] Super Mario World

Super Mario World.

Fishbones would first appear in the submerged Vanilla Fortress and the underwater room in Bowser's Castle. They could only be found in the underwater dungeons of the game.

[edit] Super Mario Galaxy

They could be found on the Bonefin Galaxy in Super Mario Galaxy during the boss battle with Kingfin. They would have glowing red eyes and attack similar to a Torpedo Ted. They home in on Mario and will try to hit Mario. After Kingfin has taken damage from Mario, he will summon more Fishbones, which will attack the player until Kingfin is defeated, in which they will disappear.

[edit] New Super Mario Bros. Wii

New Super Mario Bros. Wii

They would appear in water levels in New Super Mario Bros. Wii. When they spot one of the characters, they will lock onto them and launch themselves at the players position. If they miss, they will crash and break apart like a Dry Bone. But unlike the Dry Bone, they won't get back together after breaking apart. They can also be defeated by running into another Fishbone. During dark cavern levels, their eyes will light up the area around them. In this game, they are called the Wet Bones by the Prima game guide. During the battle with Wendy O. Koopa in World 4, they can be seen swimming in the water tank in the background.

[edit] Mario & Luigi series

[edit] Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story

They would make an appearance in Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story during the battle with Junker. Once Mario and Luigi defeat a Junker Can, they will make an attempt to attack the plumbers.

[edit] Super Mario World television series

Fishbones would make several appearances in the Super Mario World cartoon. One Fishbone would appear in "The Wheel Thing" and is used by Yoshi to cut a log into wheels for Mario's car factory. Another would appear in "The Night Before Cave Christmas" as it is used to cut-down several Christmas trees. Then in "Rock TV" and "Mama Luigi" there would be two large Fishbones seen as decorations for Bowser's throne room.

[edit] Mario Kart 7

Fishbones would appear on Wario Shipyard track in Mario Kart 7.

[edit] Mario Party 9

Fishbone would appear in on the Blooper Beach Captain event in Mario Party 9. When the player lands on the Unlucky Space of this board, a group of Fishbones will attack the player and steal five of their ten Mini Stars.

[edit] Super Mario Land series

[edit] Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins

They would appear in Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins in the third level of Macro Zone and then again the final stage of Turtle Zone. They can only be defeated by a Starman.

[edit] Mario Bros. (Super Mario Advance)

Fishbones would be known as "Fish Skeletons" in this game. They are an item that Mario can sometimes receive after being thrown into the trash can in the battle mode for the Super Mario Advance Series.

[edit] Super Mario Adventures

Fishbones, alongside Urchins and Porcu-Puffers appear in the Super Mario Adventure comics. They act as guards in the moat that surrounds the Koopalings' tower.

[edit] Sub-Species

Last edited by Gotenks on 8 May 2012 at 19:28
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