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Which items will balance each other out in SMM2?

In my own extensive experimenting, these were the results I came up with. The weights below are proportional to Mario. 0 Marios These items can be pushed by the seesaw, but cannot weigh it down. ...
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How can I turn a level into night mode?

So after some additional messing around I managed to figure this out accidentally. The Angry Sun has an alternate form: The Moon. The moon will fly at Mario like the sun does, but when colliding with ...
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Where does the Link death sound from Mario Maker 2 originate?

That's Link's death sound from the Famicom Disk System version of Legend of Zelda. You can hear a comparison here: The Famicom Disk System had extra hardware for audio, ...
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Is it possible to make Flying Koopas which move horizontally?

You can simply place a red flying koopa on a horizontal track to get the same desired effect. Granted their moving speed will be a bit faster than normal due to being on the track. Removing the ...
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How are levels for Super Mario Maker 2 licensed?

Update As my understanding, if you use SuperMarioMaker2 to create a course but didn't publish it, you should still have right on your course. But I am not a lawyer, my understanding could be wrong......
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Can a level creator set the world record on their own level?

Apparently no. As different Reddit users state, Nintendo developers don't want the level maker to outshine other players. This was also true for first SMM.
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Are 1-Ups any good as rewards in Super Mario Maker 2?

It depends. If you have a somewhat challenging level it might end up in endless mode. There 1-Ups are at least a little bit of value, since you can collect 3 per level to add to your total live ...
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Are items in question blocks in Mario Maker 2 globally loaded?

Items do not count towards the active Item Limit while inside blocks, regardless of if they're in the loading zone or not Powerups have a 100 item limit (per area, so 200 per level). Once you hit ...
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Can you make an empty sub area change from horizontal to vertical?

Yes, but not while leaving the blocks in the sub-area. If you tap on the button in the bottom-right of the screen in the sub-area that looks like a shopping cart (the one to scroll through the sub-...
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Create a brick containing a single coin?

I found a solution online that might help: https://www.reddit.com/r/MarioMaker/comments/3ysxtv/want_brick_blocks_to_spawn_just_one_coin/ The procedure is to place down a coin next to your brick block....
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How is the SMM2 stage "Do not... look... left..." implemented?

It looks like there's a couple designs, but they mostly involve Boo, Bob-omb, and Muncher enemies. Basically, there's a Muncher sitting on top of a "eyes closed" Boo, which makes it solid. As soon as ...
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Why does my hover keep moving away in Super Mario Maker 2?

The problem that you most likely have is called Joy-Con Drift. There isn't much you can do about this. Some small fixes you can do is to clean around the inside with a q-tip or try the calibration on ...
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What should I check to ensure my level is enjoyable/not flawed before uploading?

I'll take a stab at answering this from the perspective of someone who often plays endless mode. Give extra lives When playing for high score in endless mode (or just trying to unlock costume pieces)...
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Is there a Redo (Undo Undo) function in Super Mario Maker 2?

I don't believe there is. You just have to be careful with your undo's. Make sure to save regularly too. (Correct me if I am wrong).
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Make enemies move right in Super Mario Maker 2

Enemies always go towards where Mario is when they spawn. If you build a room with some Goombas in it and a door at the right side, whenever you enter that room through the door, the Goombas will ...
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How do I replace an uploaded level with a newer version?

A newer version of a level counts as a new level Clears, likes, and boos are all very related to the current state of a level. If I clear a level and the creator goes and adds 200 new spike blocks to ...
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Does the castle construction order matter?

In a very simple way, yes According to IGN's Guide on story mode, each part of the castle you build unlocks specific levels, and certain parts of the castle can only be built once parts below them ...
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How do I unlike a level?

Apparently there's no current way to unlike/unboo a level you previously voted. Which is quite stupid. Many Reddit users complained about it in the years.
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How do I view my friends' world records?

You do it like every other maker, you go to their maker account and press the button that has a flag pole and a clock, if you press it it will bring the levels that your friend got a world record on.
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How can I duplicate and upload an already uploaded mario maker course?

Once you upload a level, it gets marked as uploaded (with a small up arrow icon in the level selection menu), and cannot be reuploaded unless you delete the uploaded level from course world. Even if ...
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How do I roll back versions?

Please note, if you do this you will lose all your save data for every game on your Switch, profiles, screenshots, videos, etc. You can use your switch online subscription to keep some save data in ...
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Is there a way to force the state of on/off switch in 3-D world?

Based off of the answer by l I, you have a few options. Since on/off switches only interact with a couple of things including conveyor belts, the designs for this are going to be based off those, ...
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Make enemies move right in Super Mario Maker 2

From my experience, I do not believe there is a way to set an enemies’ starting direction to right without a forced scenario. This is due to the fact that Mario games are coded for the enemies to head ...
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How can I create a one-way warp pipe?

Unfortunately you will have to have some sort of structure at one end of the pipe, but you can choose to have it in the bonus room side rather than the overground side, to be less obtrusive, but this ...
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How can I create a one-way warp pipe?

(Update 2) XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX P P P P PPPPP P: pipe X: Wall This pipe will allow player go back to previous stage, if player have fly ability, or jump high enough. ...
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Create a brick containing a single coin?

You can preactivate the brick with a moving shell, if enough time elapses before the player hits the brick then only 1 coin can be obtained. Outside of this I do not know* any other way for a single ...
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