Super Mario Galaxy Object Database

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Class: GoldenTurtle

A variant of a Koopa Shell that can be used to open specific treasure chests or damage and destroy various objects. Like a red Koopa Shell, it homes in on compatible objects. While riding the shell underwater, it also plays special sparkling sound effects.

Arguments

NameTypeGamesRequired?DescriptionValues
Obj_arg1IntegerBothFalse

Useless: Read but never used for anything.

    Obj_arg2IntegerBothFalse

    Respawn Type: Specifies whether it respawns after destroying it or not.

    • -1: Respawns
    • 1: Doesn't respawn
    Obj_arg3IntegerBothFalse

    Appearance Type: Specifies how the object appears when it respawns.

    • -1: Flashing
    • 1: Light beam
    Obj_arg7IntegerBothFalse

    Shadow Length: Sets the shadow drop length. Default is 1000.

      Switches

      NameGamesRequired?Description
      SW_APPEARBothFalse

      The object will appear when this switch is activated.

      Properties

      NameGamesRequired?Description
      YoshiLockOnTargetSMG2False

      This object can be targeted, eaten and shot by Yoshi.