Iron Ball
(a.k.a. Big Steely.)
Iron Ball

AUTHOR: junotoad
(Revision History)

GAMES: SMW, SM64.

TYPE: Mechanical.

TURF: Grasslands.

AFFILIATIONS: Koopa Troop.

CLOSE RELATIVES: None.

SKILLS AND ATTACKS: Rolling

STRENGTHS: Invincible and VERY heavy.

WEAKNESSES: Mario can easily avoid them.

BACKGROUND: These big black balls are thrown down by Bowser and King Bob-Omb to crush anyone who dares to challenge them! These iron spheres bounce down the path, in hopes of killing unsuspecting hikers. They also appear in a large metal cage where Goombas and windup springboards lurk.

EVOLUTION: They first appeared in Super Mario World where they were dark-grey coloured.
When Iron Balls returned in Super Mario 64 they were a darker black.

QUOTES:
n/a.

STATS AND STRATEGIES:
Games: Super Mario World
HP:
Attack Pattern: Drops out of the koopa clown car and rolls off screen.
Basic Strategies: Jump over it.
Advanced Strategies: Grab a mecha koopa before it gets crushed by the big steely.

Games: Super Mario 64 / Super Mario 64 DS
Speed: Medium.
Attack Pattern: Rolls... and rolls... and rolls...
Basic Strategies: Run away!
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