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Super Mario 64 Complete Walkthrough Author: Robbie Smith Contact: email@example.com If you would like to use my guide on your website just email me your website link and contact info. ALL credit MUST go to ME!!!!! other have taken credit for my guide and i have contacted there website provider and go tthere site deleted so do not steal my stuff, just email me info and a link to your site, is that so hard Level 1: Big Bom-Bombs Battlefield Location: First floor of castle, left side, with a blank star on the door. Description: Grassy level with the Bob-omb king on top. Bob-omb Buddy To your left at the start. (he will not open the cannon until you have gotten one star) Star 1: Big Bob-omb On The Summit Make your way to the top of the mountain and beat the Big Bob-omb. Beat him by throwing him three times, but don't throw him off the top. Star 2: Footrace With Koopa The Quick Beat Koopa in a race to the top of the mountain. Follow the brown dirt path, then go through the bars, past the balls rolling back and forth, and up in to the hole in the cliff to your left. You will warp almost to the top. Run the rest of the way. You did it. only 118 more to go! Star 3: Shoot To The Island In The Sky Run straight ahead, up the bridge, and to the cannon on the big mound. Shoot as far up as you can twards the floating island. (you must talk to the bob-omb buddy to open the cannons first). Star 4: Find The 8 Red Coins Look for the red coins. There is one on the floating island, two by the posts (follow the path until the steps, then turn left), one behind the fence, One on the steep slope above the two rolling cannonballs, one by the chain chomp, and one on the little mound (straight ahead at the start). Star 5: Mario Wings In The Sky Go to the floating island and shoot out of the cannon to get all five center coins in the rings. The star will appear by the red coin star. Star 6: Behind Chain Chomp's Gate Butt slam the post that the chain chomp is chained to. He will jump off and break the cage door. Double jump to the star. If you throw a bomb at the chain chomp first, it will give you more time to slam the post. Star 7: 100 Coins This is pretty easy. Be sure to kill all enemies, get all red coins, and fly for the coins in the sky. You can also get extra coins by running around the posts like the two by the red coin star. Level 2: Whomp's Fortress Location: First floor of the castle, on the right side. A door with the number 1 on it. Description: a giant fortress with blockmen and a hugh whomp. Bob-omb Buddy Near the shallow pool, by the cannon. Star 1: Chip Off Whomps Block Walk to the top of the fortress, and fight the whomp. Butt-slam his back after he has tried to fall on you three times to kill him. Star 2: To The Top Of The Fortress Go to where you fought the Whomp King, and climb to the top of the tower. The stars just sittin' waitin' for the takin'. Star 3: Shoot Into The Wild Blue Launch yourself out of the cannon twards the platform under the observation pole. The star is right there. You can also get this star with a side (turnaround) flip and a wall kick from just below it. Star 4: Red Coins On The Floating Isle Get all 8 red coins. There are two on the floating islands (jump kick the board on top of the mountain twice, and walk across), two by the pirahna flowers, one on the rotating board, one underneath it, one on top of the blue thwomp, and one above the stones that push you off the path. Star 5: Fall On To The Caged Island Jump in to the tree by the start to release an owl. Grab on to him according to his instructions, and fly up. Fly over the caged island, and watch your shadow. Drop down to the star. You can also get this with a well aimed cannon shot. Star 6: Blast Away The Wall Shoot out of the cannon twards the corner of the brick wall on the right of the spinning board. You will reveal the star. You can either shoot back up there, or walk. Star 7: 100 Coins Be sure to kill all pirahna flowers, get all red coins, and get all ten coins out of the little whomps. To get ten coins, step on his back five times before butt stomping. There is also a blue coin box around the corner from the cannon. Level 3: Jolly Roger Bay Location: First floor of castle, right side, in a door with the number 3 on it. Description: Water level with a sunken ship and red clams. Star 1: Plunder The Sunken Ship Lure the eel out of the hole in the ship and go in. There are four chests inside. Open the far one first, then go clockwise. If you open the wrong chest, you'll get shocked. Be careful! Star 2: Can The Eel Come Out And Play? Lure the eel out of his new hole in the wall to the left of the tunnel. The star is on his tail. It's easiest to get it when he is going back in to the hole. Star 3: Treasure of the ocean cave If you swim through the tunnel, you will end up in a cave. Go through it to find four chests. Open them in this order: First the chest farthest from you, then the chest on your left, then the chest on your right, and then the chest closest to you. Star 4: Red Coins On The Ship Afloat Get all 8 red coins. Be sure to look for them in the clam shells, and on the ship (use the cannon to blast on to it). Star 5: Blast To The Stone Pillar Blast out of the cannon to the stone pillar. Aim high above the left pillar and you will grab it. jump off it to the platform with the star. Star 6: Through The Jet Stream You need the green ! block for this star. Get the metal cap and dive down to get the star in the stream. As fast as you can! Star 7: 100 Coins No coins are hidden. Find the blue coin box, and get all coins. There are only 104, so you need to find almost every one. Level 4: Cool, Cool Mountain Location: Main floor of castle, left side, door with the number 3 on it. Description: a snowy level with a chimney, a slide, and a lot of little snowmen. Star 1: Slip Slidin Away Climb into the chimney by where you start. Slide down and complete the race. There is a shortcut. A bit after the beginning, there is a line of coins going in to the wall. Follow these coins and you go through the wall. Star 2: Li'l Penguin Lost Above the chimney with the slide, there is a baby penguin. Jump off the broken bridge near the start and bring the little penguin down to the big penguin. Star 3: Big Penguin Race Go in the chimney again. You have to beat the penguin in a race to get the star. If you shortcut, he won't give you the star. Star 4: Frosty Slide For 8 Red Coins Get all 8 red coins. There is one around the corner from the big penguin, two on top of trees, one behind a clear ice pillar (use the cannon, aim right), and a few just lying around. Star 5: Snowman's Lost His Head Go to where the little penguin was (above the chimney) and slide down the left side to the snowmans body. Beat it in a race down the hill and it will join with the snowmans head. Star 6: Wall Kicks Will Work Shoot from the cannon by where the slide comes out and make your way along the narrow path. You will have to jump kick up to where the star is. You can also get this by stomping on the spindrift by where the snowmans body was and float down over the cliff, counter clockwise around the mountain. You'll see the star below, and you can float right down to it. Star 7: 100 Coins Go through the slide, get all coins there, get all red coins, and you can probably find some others just sitting around. Also run around snowmen to get a blue coin. Level 5: Big Boo's Haunt Location: Outside in the courtyard. Find the stairs going to the basement and follow the hallway across from them. Kill the lone ghost on the left, and hop in to the cage. Description: Big mansion filled with ghosts. Star 1: Go On A Ghost Hunt Kill all the little boos, and a big boo will appear in the main room. kill him for a star. Star 2: Ride Big Boo's Merry-go-round In the spinning wheel at the bottom of the outside house, kill Little Boos until a Big Boo appears, then kill the Big Boo. Star 3: Secret Of The Haunted Books Go upstairs and you will see a room where books fly across at you. At the end of the hallway, there are three books sticking out of the shelf. Hit them in this order: Top, Right, Left. The book shelf will open revealing the door to a star. Star 4: Seek The 8 Red Coins Get all 8 red coins. Look all inside the house. Be sure to go upstairs and downstairs. Star 5: Big Boos Balcony Go to the second floor and go through the door on the right. If you look around in this room, you will see a second balcony. Wall kick up there. If you go out the door to the balcony, there will be another big boo. Butt slam him three times, then long jump across and climb the roof to get to the star. Star 6: Eye To Eye In The Secret Room Get to the balcony where the blue cap box is, and get it. Go up to the room where the door to big boo's balcony is, and go through the picture of the ghost. Run around the eyeball for the star. Star 7: 100 Coins Get blue coins from the ghosts, the munching books, the eyeballs (run around them), and the blue coin box. There are 21 blue coins in this level. Level 6: Hazy Maze Cave Location: Basement. Go through the door with the star on it, and jump in to the pool of metal. Description: Cave level with yellow mist, falling boulders, and a black hole. Star 1: Swimming Beast In The Cavern Go to the underground lake and get on the beast's back. Do a butt slam, and get on to his head. Jump to the center island for the star. Star 2: Elevate for 8 red coins Get all 8 red coins. You will have to use the moving platform and the four way platform. Remember to butt-slam those blocks!!! Star 3: Metal Head Mario Can Move Get the metal cap by the underground lake. Run down following the path and follow the path underwater to the switch. Stand on the switch to open the gate. You have to do a double long jump to get to the star. Star 4: Navigating The Toxic Maze Find the blue coin box in the hazy maze. Stomp it and follow the trail of blue coins. Where the pillar of blue coins is, backflip up to the hole in the wall. You will have to swing on the bars to get to the star. Star 5: A-maze-ing Emergency Exit Face the hole in the maze where you got star 4. Now look around the corner to the right. Backflip in to the other hole that is there. Star 6: Watch For Rolling Rocks Go to the door by where the rocks fall. Wall jump up the walls to the high platform, the star is there. Star 7: 100 Coins There are blue coins in the maze, plus a bunch of coins from enemies. Also get the red coins. It's hard, but possible. (this was the last star I got) Level 7: Lethal Lava Land Location: Lower floor of castle, in the fire picture. Description: A level with lots of lava, and little bullies that look like bombs. Star 1: Boil The Big Bully Fly or walk over to the big bully. Knock him in to the lava by jumping on his head. Cross the falling steps to the star. Star 2: Bully The Bullies Get to the island just past where the first star was. Knock the three bullies in to the lava, and another big bully will appear. Kill him the same way as star 1. Star 3: 8 Coin Puzzle With 15 Pieces Get all 8 red coins. They are all on the puzzle of Bowser that is constantly shifting. If a piece shakes while you are standing on it, jump and kick so the next piece will slide under. Star 4: Red Hot Log Rolling Straight ahead of you as you start the level, you'll see a gigantic cage. Get to the cage by riding a floating platform, and roll the log over to the star. Star 5: Hot Foot It Into The Volcano Fly in to the volcano and make your way to the top along the wall to the star. Star 6: Elevator Tour In The Volcano Go the opposite way in the volcano and ride the elevators up. A series of poles and floating platforms will get you the rest of the way up. Star 7: 100 Coins Use the shell (select star 5 or 6 to make it appear), and surf the lava to find as many coins as possible. Run around the two eyeballs for blue coins. Finally, enter the volcano to finish it off. Level 8: Shifting Sand Land Location: Basement. Jump in to the wall at the dead end. Description A desert level with a big flying bird and a pyramid. Star 1: In The Talons Of The Big Bird Look for the giant bird flying around. Fly to one of the four big pillars and wait for the bird. When it comes near, grab the star. You can fly over to where the star lands. Star 2: Shining Atop The Pyramid Fly or walk to the top of the pyramid. The star is inside a hole at the top. Star 3: Inside The Ancient Pyramid Go inside the pyramid. Make your way to the top and grab the star. Star 4: Stand Tall On The Four Pillars Stand on each of the four pillars outside the pyramid. The top of the pyramid will blast away. Go to it and go in the hole. Ride the elevator down, and jump in to the hole in the big purple block. Inside, you have to beat the pyramid boss by hitting the eyes on his hands three times each. Star 5: Free Flying for 8 red coins Get all 8 red coins. When you first enter the level, turn around and get the coin behind you. Then smash the box under the big stone roof. All the rest of the coins you can get by flying around (4 in the air, 2 on the ground) Star 6: Pyramid Puzzle Go to the top of the pyramid (inside). Right before the star, there is a hole in the barrier around the platform. Look down. Jump to the platform below you. There aretwo more platforms like this. Next jump in to the stream of sand and get the two coins going down there. The star will appear at the end. Star 7: 100 Coins Kill all enemies and get all the red coins outside, then go into the pyramid and collect the rest. Level 9: Dire, Dore Docks Posted on: 3/28/98 Location: Basement, in the door with the big star on it. Description: Water level with bowsers sub, a bunch of sharks, and a whirlpool. Star 1: Board Bowsers Sub Go through the cave and get in to the second cavern. Hit the switch to make the blocks appear and get on bowsers submarine. The star is on there, out in the open. Star 2: Chests In The Current There are four chests at the base of the whirlpool. Open them in this order: The one by the clamshell, get the next two chests counterclockwise from there, then the last chest. Star 3: Pole Jumping For Red Coins Get all 8 red coins. They are all in the second cavern. You have to hit the same switch as star 1, but climb the other steps. Then jump between poles for the red coins. Star 4: Through The Jet Stream There is a stream much like the one in the third level in the second cavern of this level, except there are rings coming from it. Go through five rings in a row, and the star will appear in the stream. Use the metal cap to get it, just as before. Star 5: The Manta Ray's Reward In the first cavern, there is a manta ray swimming around. There are rings coming out behind it. Swim through five consecutive rings to get the star. It will appear just above the whirlpool. go from above, and be careful. Star 6: Collect The Caps Go to the second cavern to where the green cap is. Get both the green and blue caps and go down through the underwater cage where the star is. Star 7: 100 Coins You have to search very carefully for the coins. There are none from enemies. You must get all the red coins and the blue coin box near them. There are only 106 coins in this level, so search carefully! Level 10: Snowman's Land Location: Upper floor of castle, in the room with the huge mirror in it. Jump in to the wall on the far left side. Description: Ice level with a gigantic snowman, an igloo, and a big bully made of ice. Bob-omb Buddy: Inside the igloo (see star 6) Star 1: Snowmans Big Head Go to the top of the snowman. You have to get past the iceblock shooter. use triple jumps. Next you must get past the snowmans mouth. Ride on top of the penguin (backflip to his head) and go up to the star. Star 2: Chill With The Bully Knock the big ice bully off his ice platform by jumping on his head. Star 3: In The Deep Freeze Go in to the big ice block by the start. Get to the top of the block by backflipping, and fall down the other hole to the star. Star 4: Whirl From The Freezing Pond Go to where the ice block shooter stops, and find the spindrift. Jump on its head and float over the water to where there are two yellow blocks. The one on the left is the star. Star 5: Shell Shreddin' for red coins Get all 8 red coins. Use the shell (see star 4) to collect all the red coins. There are six just sitting on the snow, and one under the Big Bully. Star 6: Into the Igloo Get the shell located next to star 4. surf over to where the ice bully is, and go up the steep slope with a line of coins. crawl in to the igloo. You must get the vanish cap inside to get the star. To get to the vanish cap, take the first right past the star, then the first left. Backflip over the half wall, and there it is. Star 7: 100 Coins Get all the coins in the igloo, all the red coins, and be sure to kill all the enemies. You can kill the snowmen by running around them. Level 11: Wet-Dry Land Location: Second floor of castle, right in front of you when you get there. Description: Water level. Water can be raised or lowered by touching the switches. Bob-omb Buddy Jump in to the painting at the top (you can do this by standing 2 squares away from the painting and backflip in). The Bob-omb buddy is on a platform just above the water level. Star 1: Shocking Arrow Lifts touch the highest switch in the level (straight ahead from where you start, on the 45 degree slope) Swim to where the star is (a yellow block just above water level) and hit it for the star. Star 2: Top o' The Town Go as high as you can and walk across the long plank. The star is on the highest platform. Star 3: Secrets In The Shallows And The Sky Find all 5 secret spots. One is behind the block that you push at the very bottom of the level, one is in the yellow box that you can get by standing on the block that you push at the very bottom of the level, one is behind the block you push into a hole near one of the catapolters, one is in the yellow box above the cage with the star in it, and one is in the yellow box on top of the small island that the shocker is spinning around. Star 4: Express Elevator - Hurry Up!! Get the water all the way down and butt-slam the block by the tall thin cage. Get up to the top of the cage and ride the elevator down. Quickly go in and ride it back up to the star. Star 5: Go To Town For 8 Red Coins Get all 8 red coins. You have to shoot out of the cannon to the cage in the far corner, and swim to the town. Lower the water, and use a series of backflips and long jumps to get to the red coins. Star 6: Quick Race Through Downtown Go to the town (see star 5) and get the Vanish Cap and run in to the cage on the other side of the level. Use wall jumps to get to the star at the top. Star 7: 100 coins just search for coins. be sure to go "downtown". Level 12: Tall, Tall Mountain Location: Upper floor of castle. It is a picture smaller than the rest along the wall of the main room. Description: A tall mountain with a secret slide, big waterfall, and monkeys. Bob-omb Buddy: Start going up the mountain. On the platform just before the first monkey, look down. There he is, buddy!! Star 1: Scale The Mountain At the very top of the mountain. I think it is easier to climb up above the gophers than to go the normal way (you skip the rolling log). Star 2: Mystery Of The Monkey Cage Go to the very top again and catch the monkey. He will open the cage for you. The star will end up far, far below. Star 3: Scary 'Shrooms, Red Coins Get all 8 red coins. There are 4 on the mushrooms, and 4 on the cliff platforms (above the gophers). Star 4: Mysterious Mountainside Close to the top of the mountain, there is a square portion of cliff that ripples if you brush by it. Jump in to get on the secret slide. When the track splits, keep right. You have to go fast enough to make it across the jumps, so don't slow down. If you get to the bottom, your reward is a star. Star 5: Breathtaking View From The Bridge Go to the bridge where the monkey cage was. Jump in to the hole behind the waterfall where the star is. Suprise, there's the star. Star 6: Blast To The Lonely Mushroom Long jump from the mushroom where the red coin star is to the pathway far below. Go over to the cannon. Shoot to the mushroom with the star out on it. Star 7: 100 Coins This is a snap. Get all the coins in the slide (there are three blue ones), then just search around for the rest. Level 14: Tick Tock Clock Location: Upper floor of castle, in the face of the clock. Description: A tall level with swinging pendulums and a long drop. If you enter the clock with the big hand on the 12, time is stopped. On the 3 time is slow, 6 is medium, and 9 is fast. Star 1: Roll Into The Cage Easiest with time stopped. Proceed up the clock. After a little ways, you will see a star in a cage. ride the rotating platform in to the cage, and get the star. Star 2: The Pit And The Pendulums Easiest with time stopped. Go a little farther than the first star, and jump past the pendulums to the star. Star 3: Get A Hand Easiest with time fast. Go up farther than the second star to where the rotating hand is. Stand on it and let it swing you around to where the star is. Star 4: Stomp On The Thwomp Easiest with time slow. Go as far up as you can. Ride the second rotating hand to where the thwomp is. Backflip on to the top of the thwomp and ride it to the star. Star 5: Timed Jumps On The Moving Bars Easiest with time slow. Above star 3, you will see three beams moving in and out of the wall. climb them to the star. Star 6: Stop Time For Red Coins Easiest with time stopped. Get all 8 red coins. They are on the rotating platforms to the right of the start. Star 7: 100 Coins Easiest with time stopped. Forget about the red coins. Be sure to get the blue coins in front of star 2. All the rest of the coins are in yellow ! boxes, and just sitting around. Level 15: Rainbow Ride Location: Upper floor of castle. On the right side in a hole in the wall as you face course 14. Description: A sky level with rainbows, magic carpets, and a flying boat. Bob-omb Buddy: Go below the red coins (see star 4), and wall jump above the blue coin box all the way to the top. The bob-omb buddy is there. ShortCut!!! When you start, turn around and long jump to the pole behind you. This way, you skip one hard part of the course Just For Fun: Go to the Bob-omb Buddy's right, and long jump straight out. You will land far, far below on another platform. Star 1: Cruiser Crossing The Rainbow Ride the magic carpets up to the floating ship. You have to take the left fork when the path splits. The star is on it. Star 2: The Big House In The Sky Do the same as star 1 except take the right fork. Ride all the way to the top. Star 3: Coins Amassed in a maze Get all 8 red coins. Go straight from the four spinning platforms and wall jump and backflip for all the red coins. Star 4: Swingin' in the breeze Go left from the four spinning platforms and follow it up to the wood slope. Climb up the slope and swing across to the star. Star 5: Tricky Triangles! Go left at the four spinning platforms and and go past the wood slope. Hit the flat ! switch to turn the triangles upsidedown. Do a triple jump on the first two to skip two of the triangles. The star is at the top. Star 6: Somewhere Over The Rainbow Get to the floating ship (see star 1) and shoot out of the cannon through the rainbow ring. The star is on that island. Star 7: 100 Coins Be sure to get all the blue coins where the Bobomb buddy is. Also get the red coins. Don't even bother going up twards star 1 and 2. Go towards star 4 and 5 for the rest of the coins. Bowser Courses Bowser 1 Location: First floor of the castle in the door with the big star on it. Prize: A big key. This opens the door in to the basement. To kill bowser: Get behind him, pick him up by the tail and spin him around. Throw him on to a bomb to kill him. Bowser 2 Location: Basement, through the door with the big star. Prize: A big key. This opens the door straight in front of the enterance to the castle. To kill bowser: Same as the first time. Bowser 3 Location: The uppermost floor, up the "endless" staircase. You must have 70 stars to make it up. Prize: The Princess. To kill bowser: Same as before, accept throw him in to three bombs. Secret Courses Star 1: The Princess' Secret Slide 1 First floor of castle, up the stairs, door on the right with a star on it. jump through the picture on the right. Star 2: The Princess' Secret Slide 2 Same location as extra star 1 (the princess' picture on the main floor of the castle). Finish the race in under 21 seconds. There is a shortcut to make this easier. Jump over the edge on the first turn. If you're lucky, you will land on the track far below. Butt-slam just before you land to get up faster. Star 3: The Secret Aquarium In the room with the picture for course 3, there are 2 holes in the wall up high that you can jump into. Backflip in to the one on the left. Collect all 8 red coins for a star. Star 4: Rabbit 1 After you have 20 stars, catch the bunny in the basement of the castle. when he's stopped at a dead end, approach him diagonally from the right. he will run right in to you. Star 5: Rabbit 2 After you have 50 stars, the bunny will be back for more. Catch him again for a star. Star 6: Toad 1 After you have 20 stars, talk to Toad (the mushroom guy) in the room with course 6. He will give you a star. Star 7: Toad 2 After you have 50 stars, on the second floor, Toad will give you another star. Star 8: Toad 3 After you have 50 stars, on the third floor, talk to Toad again and get a star. Star 9: Wing Mario Over The Rainbow On the third floor, jump into the hole in the wall opposite course 15. There is a bonus level there. Collect all red coins for a star. Star 10: Bowser1 Bowser level 1 - get all 8 red coins. This is pretty easy. All the coins are basically in plain sight, except one. When you pound on the ! switch in the beginning of the level, go back and there is a red coin behind where you start. Star 11: Bowser 2 Bowser level 2 - get all 8 red coins. Same as Bowser 1. Pretty easy. Star 12: Bowser 3 Bowser level 3 - get all 8 red coins. This is harder than the other Bowser levels. There are two coins that are kind of hidden. One is on a tiny ledge under the tilting platforms. Change views to find it. The other is under the bridge right before bowsers pipe. All the rest are easy to find. Star 13: Green Switch Green ! switch level - get all 8 red coins. You need to get the metal cap in the course to find all of the red coins. Star 14: Blue Switch Blue ! switch level - get all 8 red coins. Coins are all out in the open, just be careful not to fall off the platforms as they turn over. Star 15: Red Switch Red ! switch level - get all 8 red coins. When you start, go a little to the right and do a counterclockwise spiral grabbing red coins on the way down. If you miss any, start over. Switch Courses Green ! Switch Location: In level 6. Go to the underground lake, and ride the blue sea beast to the door across from where you came in. The metal cap course is in the pool inside. Description: Long level with a strong current. Don't get sucked in to the waterfall; you'll end up outside. Blue ! Switch Location: In the moat. You must drain it first. Go in to the basement of the castle. Follow the circular hall, and go through the door. Follow the wall on the right until you hit a door. Go through the underwater hall, and you will find a room with two pillars. butt-slam the pillars and the water will drain. Go out the newly exposed door, go right, and you will find a hole in the ground by the waterfall. That's the blue switch! Description: a short course with a long hill and a bunch of rotating lifts over a bottomless pit. Red ! Switch Location: After getting ten stars, stand on the sun in the center of the first floor, and look up. Description: An air level with one platform and a loooooonnnnnngggg drop. thanks for using my faq