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A 2017 platformer developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. The story revolves around Mario and his new companion Cappy as they chase Bowser across the world in an attempt to rescue Princess Peach.

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Can you exit the Deep Woods without growing a beanstalk?

In the Steam Gardens (Wooded Kingdom), falling in certain places causes you to land in the Deep Woods. While you can find a seed to grow a beanstalk, this takes a while, and you have to do this every ...
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Does the Metal Mario outfit do anything special in Super Mario Odyssey?

I am wondering if the Metal Mario outfit does anything thing special like get a Power Moon or unlock a special area.
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How often vibration is used to indicate item locations?

Since Switch Lite doesn't have vibration motors, Nintendo has an alternative for the rumble in a form of visual "screen-shake" in Odyssey. The indicator is subtle, challenging to notice ...
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Help with basics of Nintendo switch system

I am 67 year old man who just retired. I bought a Nintendo Switch system to help occupy my time. I can’t get through the very first stage although I bought the help book showing all the necessary ...
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What is the easiest way to earn 9999 coins [duplicate]

9999 coins is super tricky and maximum number getting this many coins allows you to buy outfits that cost 9999 skeleton and 3D 8 bit blocky version also this can help you participate endlessly in ...
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What is the jizo in the main courtyard for?

In "Bowser's Kingdom" in Super Mario Odyssey, there are a few puzzles that involve capturing jizo statues and maneuvering them into different positions. However, there's also a jizo in the Main ...
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Is there a hints cap given by hint Toad? If so, what is it?

I can not find answers on this subject. Will Toad give you a limited amount of hints? Will he give you hints for a set of already selected moons and depending on how many you already found he will ...
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Found with Wooded kingdom art

I have started a new game in Super Mario Odyssey, but a moon is giving me trouble. I seem to have all of the main game Steam Gardens moons except one. Going to the marker on my map takes me to an ...
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Is Flurrie from Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door of the species known as Ty-Foo?

Is Flurrie from Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door of the species known as Ty-Foo? I have attached some comparison pictures: Flurrie: (source: mariowiki.com) Ty-Foo:
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How can I do the glydon pipe clip glitch on Super Mario Odyssey?

I got super mario odyssey and I know and I saw on YouTube if you capture a glydon and put it on a pipe in a way it is slanted you can jump/glide kinda and clip through a wall. I saw many videos and ...
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Can I skip the "try different control options" screen?

Every time I start up Super Mario Odyssey, it reminds me I can play with detached Joycons and that there are other control styles. I don't want to change styles, and this screen seems to take ...
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I somehow glitched into New Donk City`s Tallest building

I somehow glitched into New Donk City`s tallest building, so I closed Mario odyssey. I then went back in, but I’m still in the building and I can’t get out! Can someone help me?
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How many power moons can be obtained before post-game?

Someone asked me if over half of the moons are post-game moons. I know that the total amount of unique moons (aka not those you can buy as many as you can in the shops) is ~890. When I did my first ...
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How do I get a rounder body?

The people of Shiveria won't let me race until I get a rounder body. I found the racer who doesn't want to race, and he said anyone can take his place, but everyone says I am too small! How do I get a ...
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What does the bonus item from completing the Darker Side do?

After collecting 500 power moons and completing the Darker Side, you get What exactly are benefits/effects of using this item?
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Is 9999 coins a hard limit?

I know 9999 coins maxes out the coins display, but do coins accrue beyond the 9999 even if they don't display? For example, if I have 9999 coins, find 10, and spend 10, will my display register as ...
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What determines the cost and reward for balloons in Luigi’s Balloon World?

When picking a balloon to find in Luigi’s Balloon World, each balloon has a different price and reward. For example, one balloon may cost 10 coins to play, but give a 50 coin reward. Rewards do ...
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Super Mario Odyssey Downgrade Digital Version to 1.0.0 or 1.1.0

Since v1.2.0 came out for odyssey, many wall clip glitches used by speed runners were patched out. This forced them to buy the physical copy and reset factory their switch, turn wifi off, etc. just ...
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How many NPCs can you interact with in SMO?

There are a lot of NPCs in Super Mario Odyssey. How many are there throughout the game which you can interact with (i.e. press A to open a dialogue)? I am counting NPCs who start minigames, who work ...
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How are the Koopa Trace Walking and Picture Match challenges graded?

In the Trace-Walking challenges, Mario must In the Picture Match challenges, Mario must My question is: how are these graded? Toad in the Picture Match puzzles claims that it’s graded on accuracy, ...
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What is the actual size of the Binding Band in SMO?

In Super Mario Odyssey, one of the items Bowser steals is the Binding Band, a hugely oversized ring. He steals it from the Sand Kingdom, so pretty early on. The main question is based on endgame and ...
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When does Cappy start saying if there’s anything left to do in an area?

Sometimes when returning to an area, Cappy will give a message telling you if there are any power moons or purple coins left in an area. If everything is collected, Cappy will say “there’s nothing ...
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Will Cappy tell me if there are purple coins left in an area?

I am searching for the last of the purple regional currency and can't find them. If I enter one of the little bonus areas via pipe or doorway, Cappy will usually (but not every room) hint either that ...
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Consequence of charging the Odyssey before visiting boss level? [duplicate]

I got enough Power Moons to charge the Odyssey before getting to the Showdown on the Inverted Pyramid (Sand Kingdom). When I charged the Odyssey, Bowser flew away and I was asked to choose a fork in ...
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Can I replay a whole kingdom in Mario odyssey? My brother completed one and. I wanted to do it myself [duplicate]

My brother did a kingdom for me, the luncheon kingdom and I want to do it myself so is there a way I can delete the progress just for 1 kingdom?
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What are the total number of hats/outfits that Mario can get in Super Mario Odyssey?

As the title says, I just want to know the total number achievable, and don't care about the names. Also, are there any outfits you can only get with amiibo?
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Can I save my progress in the tower?

Spoiler for a level and its content in Super Mario Odyssey: After defeating the first one I am down to 1 health. Is there a way to save my progress and come back later? If not, is there a secret way ...
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What is the giant coin slot before the boss area in the Sand Kingdom?

In the Sand Kingdom, after deepest underground and before the big arena, there's an oversized coin slot in a big circle. You can jump into it; I can't find out what to do with it. What is the giant ...
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Why can’t Mario enter the pipe for A Traditional Festival?

I’m playing Super Mario Odyssey and have beaten Bowser, and am now returning to the various kingdoms. I left Metro Kingdom after unlocking the band since I could not enter the pipe for the Festival. ...
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What is the largest possible Goomba Tower?

In Super Mario Odyssey, if Mario captures a Goomba then jumps on top of another Goomba, he can stack them to make a Goomba Tower. I’ve seen these stack as high as 10-15 Goombas, but I’m curious if it’...
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What does guided mode do?

I get that it gives arrows that point to the next Moon, and during the story I guess that it is the next 'Storyline' Moon; But when you are done with the main game, and it becomes a collect them all, ...
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If you finish a world without fighting the Broodal, can you still fight them later?

I've just seen that in a speedrun: If you collect enough moons to move on to the next world, and cash them in at the ship, the broodal ship just leaves. Does that mean that the Broodal fight wont ...
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Can you pickup a Hint Painting Moon without having seen the painting?

On a repeat playthrough, could you pickup a Hint Painting Moon without having possibly seen it before? Like the paintings on the dark side of the moon, could you pick them up the first time you go ...
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Which amiibo will Uncle Amiibo recognize by name?

In Super Mario Odyssey, there are certain amiibo that Uncle Amiibo will recognize by name when scanned. For example: Uncle Amiibo specifically referred to my Waluigi, Shulk, and Isabelle amiibo by ...
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Does the skeleton suit do anything special?

The skeleton suit, costing 9999 coins, has been taunting me for a while. I don't see why this suit costs so much? It doesn't seem to be a reference to anything, and other suits seem to cap at 2k ...
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How do you get moons from the green robots?

In every world so far, Hint Toad has put a star on these green robots. However, they only seem to let you look around. How do you get a star from them?
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Where are the paintings in each world?

It's clear that without the paintings, you'll be unable to find some moons. However, these are fairly well hidden in each world. Where can each painting in each world be found?
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How do I light the campfire in the Wooded Kingdom?

After defeating Bowser and unlocking the post-game content, I found an NPC next to a campfire in the Wooded Kingdom who said he needed fire to cook with. (This is north of The Odyssey next to Talkatoo)...
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Wooded Kingdom - Moons over the ? in the corner of the map

When asking for hints in the Wooded Kingdom, it gives me about 8 moons in the bottom right of the map, over the ? symbol. Where the hell is this location, and how do I access it?
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Using Amiibo for hints, is there a way to skip the text?

To get hints I always have to go through the text, hit left, place the amiibo and confirm. https://twitter.com/fredy31/status/926992962789154817 Is there a way to expedite the process? Like skipping ...
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Why did Bowser kidnap Cappy’s sister Tiara?

In Super Mario Odyssey, Bowser kidnaps both Princess Peach and Cappy’s sister Tiara. While Bowser kidnapping Peach is to be expected, I don’t understand why he kidnapped Cappy’s sister. Tiara doesn’t ...
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What are the answers to Mayor Pauline’s quiz?

After defeating Bowser, you can find Mayor Pauline waiting for you in front of Town Hall in New Donk City. If you talk to her, she will have quiz questions to learn more about her. These questions ...
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Where did I get a dog?

I have a dog now. He's sitting in The Odyssey with his little hat on. Doesn't do much. I'm pretty sure I didn't buy one of those, and there's no dog in my souvenir list. Where the heck did I get that?...
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Can I replay the festival in New Donk City?

After getting Pauline's band together, the final objective for New Donk City is A Traditional Festival. The entire city holds a giant festival while the band plays "Jump Up, Super Star". The festival ...
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Which amiibo unlock content?

I think I've seen somewhere that the Wedding Suit Mario amiibo unlocks Mario in a wedding dress. Is this true? Do other amiibo unlock other outfits, or do anything besides giving hints?
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What outfits will keep Mario warm?

There are some worlds that are cold, causing Mario to shiver. I noticed if you put on the aviator cap and coat, he will stop shivering. What other clothing sets will keep Mario warm?
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Do you have to meet Peach in the World Order?

After beating the game, Peach goes on to visit the kingdoms in her own terms. I met her in the hat kingdom, but couldn't find her on the moon or metro city. So I'm wondering, do you have to meet her ...
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Is it possible to do all hat throws without using motion controls?

The moves listed out in the Basic Actions action guide suggest that most hat throws can only be performed using motion controls. Upward Throw Downward Throw Spin Throw Homing Cap Throw (throwing ...
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Can you get back to the original state of the levels?

I'd like to play again some moons, things like when the Desert was frozen over, or New Donk City at night. They were great to play setpieces. But do I have to play the game again from the start to ...
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Empty Paintings. How do I fill them in?

I came across, during game play, some paintings. Most were with a painting inside, and you could jump through, Mario 64 style. But I came across some empty paintings. I expect that I can unlock them, ...
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