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Super Mario Galaxy

Do you have any tips for Super Mario Galaxy?

Games Guru: Here are two tips that can help you do well in this fun game.

— If you’re using the second player Wii-mote, experiment with your powers. You can activate stars, shake bushes for coins, help destroy boulders and much more.

— The bee suit lets you do more than fly; try climbing on honeycombs or anything fuzzy while wearing it.

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107 Comments on Super Mario Galaxy

  1. To everyone who has 120 stars and knows there’s more but can’t figure out how to get them: Defeat the final bowser again.

  2. i just got super m galexey i am stuck on the first level where you have to get the bunnies . i got 2 but can’t find the last one where is he ?

    • One rabbit is in the bushes, one is in the pipe and one is in a crater. Also listen for the hopping sound, you will hear it when you are near them.

    • MOVE A LOT IN THE BUSH and he will pop out cach him then talk to the girl and when she leaves spin to brake the thing then spin near the star and you will have to ciett star chips but DO NOT FALL INTO THE BLACK HOLE!! Because you will lose a life. The rest is on your own to fined.

  3. I’m at the bedroom!

  4. HOW do u get past the firey ice lev

  5. chagaaconoroy // December 27, 2010 at 3:24 pm // Reply

    pause the game not with home button and press 2

  6. 1 and 2 rokcs

  7. PSYCHO VAMPIRE // November 22, 2010 at 7:02 pm // Reply

    hey guys i need some cheats 4 dis game cuzI ONLY NEED 6 MORE STARS no offense

  8. mariomeerkat // October 20, 2010 at 9:32 am // Reply

    I have 120 stars with Mario, but I heard there was 121. How do I get that star? Thanks

    • mariomeerkat // October 25, 2010 at 10:39 am // Reply

      how do I get the last galaxy?

    • gameexpert39 // October 26, 2010 at 6:19 pm // Reply

      The 121st star is collected in super LUIGI galaxy mode when you collect every star in his mode of play(PS: you may need to make sure you collected every star in super Mario galaxy and you also might need to beat the final boss again to make sure it goes through correctly).

      • thats not how you get the 121st star
        you need to get all 120 stars with mario and then luigi and after that youll unlock a new galaxy called Grand Finale Galaxy and to get there (i had to look around the observatory a lot) go to the small floating planet that u can access when u get the three green stars and go behind the planet. youll see a new luma waiting and it will let u go to the grand finale galaxy where u need to collect 100 purple coins
        P.S. you need to do this with both mario and luigi to complete the game and have a total of 242 stars


  9. to everyone here that own SMG1 reply to this and write your favorite galaxy from super mario galaxy 1!! mine is FreezeFlame Galaxy and Bouy Base. (if u reply make sure that the galaxys are from SMG1)

  10. i finished this whole game with mario and luigi each with 121 stars but i still dont have SMG2 and i want it soo bad

  11. I have 101 Power Stars.

    • NEWSFLASH:if you get the red star in the observatory AND 242 stars(total.) fly under the beacon,you see a purple coin. get it to be able fly in ALL galaxies! Then, fly over dino pirana, ground pound 3 times on his head,go to the observatory,Spin in the fountain dome and…YOU HAVE YOSHI!

  12. Did you know that Toy Time galaxy’s song is from the original Super Mario Bros?

  13. Shiny Zekrom // July 31, 2010 at 8:48 am // Reply

    SMG2 IS AWESOME!!!!!

    I have 72 power stars ind I beat bowser in the final battle

  14. I have this game for the wii and I beat the whole game.

  15. to get all the green stars do the following: feed the luma on dusty dune galaxy,save luigi in battlerock galaxy,and free the pipe on the one that says buoy something galaxy. good luck!

  16. Hotdog Man // July 12, 2010 at 6:21 pm // Reply

    I can’t beat Bouldergeist!

  17. Halaswisscheese // July 2, 2010 at 10:05 am // Reply

    If you want to buy the strategy guide for SMG2 because it has a cool poster, don’t because the poster is printer papar size

  18. nin*gorin // July 2, 2010 at 8:51 am // Reply

    The only thing close to codes in any mario game(or at least all the ones I’ve played) is to hack innto the game and I don’t think anyone here can tell you how to do that

  19. To beat the hidden star in deep dark galaxy, you will need to go into the water, then grab a shell and look for a shipwreck. When you find it throw the shell at it but don’t let it hit the bombs. You will be able to see what to do from there.

  20. i need cheat codes

  21. I hate purple coin comets their like the only ones I need I got all the normal stars and green stars. I need 9 more to complete the game and some are coins but a couple are timed which I hate. It’s harder than beating mirror mario.

    • yeah i know it takes alot of time to find them all
      and the hardest for me is the toytime galaxy purple comet named luigi’s purple coins

      • its much easier in galaxy 2 when cosmic marios are chasing you and the yellow platforms don’t flip

  22. friendly onion // June 24, 2010 at 8:52 am // Reply

    how do you beat deep dark galaxy mystery star

    • Go under water to the bottom with a shell and throw it at the ship with the bombs around it, the ship will blow up and a launch star will appear, shake and shake and shake to get to the launch star and activate it. Then you will be in a box. Backwards somersualt into the air and shake to break the glass, then get the boo in the light and the star will appear.

  23. eagleorbust // June 24, 2010 at 2:51 am // Reply

    played the demo 4 galaxy 2 and is so AWESOME!!!!!! (yoshi’s pwned everybody i see)

  24. why dose peach get taken again after you beat bowser for the last time

  25. You defeat sorbetti by spining his nose (that glowing red dot).

    PS: I was wrong about the rock mario thing if they put that comment up.

  26. To defeat Sorbetti, roll into his nose (that glowing red thing)with rock mario.

  27. gregheffley // June 6, 2010 at 9:42 am // Reply

    7 days and already on world 6!

  28. gregheffley // June 6, 2010 at 9:41 am // Reply

    So, jump in to the Super Mario Galaxy 2 suit and Let’s a go!

    • technolord // June 17, 2010 at 11:27 pm // Reply

      I hope you actually can help people, because I have a question:

      -BL, please post this.

      • YoshiMan404 // November 28, 2010 at 11:23 am //

        On the planet after the two planetoids, backflip onto the second set. Wait in the middle, then you should find it.

  29. gregheffley // June 6, 2010 at 9:39 am // Reply

    ask me or nin*gorin about SMG2.

  30. gregheffley // June 6, 2010 at 9:38 am // Reply

    When you’re Bee Mario, and you grab coins, you can fly farther.

  31. what do you do when there is a comet in the galaxy

    • gregheffley // June 6, 2010 at 9:31 am // Reply

      you try to get the power star when there’s a speedy comet, daredevil comet, cosmic comet, purple comet (NEW!), and a rainbow comet (ALSO NEW!)

  32. had it for a year and i havent beat it

  33. Shadow Mario72 // May 25, 2010 at 3:21 pm // Reply

    When will cheats for mario galaxy 2 be up here?

  34. supermariometroid64super // May 24, 2010 at 8:45 pm // Reply

    i need to get #2 of super mario galaxy

  35. nin*gorin // May 22, 2010 at 6:44 pm // Reply

    I can’t beleive it comes out tomorrow! The video game launch of the year is here!

  36. Real FUN!!!!!!!!!!

  37. I can’t wait for Super Mario Galaxy 2! If the first one was good, it should be too.

  38. If anyone wants to know anything knowable at this point about super mario galaxy 2, ask me.

    • gregheffley // April 22, 2010 at 3:35 pm // Reply

      well,it has Yoshi!

    • gregheffley // June 6, 2010 at 9:28 am // Reply

      nin*gorno and me will be good to ask about super mario galaxy 2. There’s these things called chance cubes, you can get coins, enemies, 1-ups, and sometimes you can get 3-ups, star bits, or 5-ups! we’re the video game guys.

  39. sam squared // April 10, 2010 at 12:35 pm // Reply

    this ame deserves the title “best 3d platformer of the year cause it is!!!

  40. There is a new powerup on super mario galaxy 2! It’s the rock suit, which you use to smash through barriers. It also has a map like the new super mario bros wii, ecxept you navagate it with the starship mario which in some ways is like the observatory.

  41. the essence of the triforce // April 6, 2010 at 8:30 pm // Reply

    super mario galaxy 2 comes out on may 23rd!!!!!

  42. The green stars are in battlerock galaxy (luigi mission) bouy base (in the underwater pipe) and in dusty dunes galaxy (the hungry luma).

  43. awesome game but why dont they have advice for luigis mansion on the gamecube

  44. I beat the game as mario and luigi and beat the grand fanaly galaxy, which has the 121st star. if anyone need help im your guy.

  45. I mean good luck.

  46. Hello i’m joining i’m registeel2 on the platnum page. Ok I beat the game ask me questions!

  47. No you won’t have to boysrule58

  48. KOOPA TROOPA MASTER // February 7, 2010 at 1:45 pm // Reply

    I mean SMG2

  49. KOOPA TROOPA MASTER // February 7, 2010 at 1:45 pm // Reply

    i cant wait for SMG3

  50. i got to honeycomb galaxy and then game over. would i have to redo good egg galaxy??!! someone tell me.

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