Super Mario Galaxy Object Database

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Class: Snakehead

An eel enemy that usually lurks at a fixed position. It will move along its path when the player comes near. It can be defeated using Koopa Shells. When defeated, the small variant spawns eight Star Bits whereas the large variant spawns a 1-Up Mushroom.

Arguments

NameTypeGamesRequired?DescriptionValues
Obj_arg0FloatBothFalse

Forwards Speed: The rate at which it moves forwards. Default is 15.

    Obj_arg1FloatBothFalse

    Backwards Speed: The rate at which it moves backwards. Default is 10.

      Obj_arg2FloatBothFalse

      Activation Range: The valid distance to the player in which it becomes active. Default is 1000.

        Obj_arg3IntegerBothFalse

        Behavior: How it moves along the path. Default is 0.

        • 0: Lurks and moves when player is nearby
        • 1: Always moves forth and back
        Obj_arg4BooleanSMG2False

        Invalidate Shadow?: If set, its shadow will be invalidated.

          Setup

          NameGamesRequired?Description
          RailBothTrue

          The path that it moves on. The path should NOT be closed.

          ClippingGroupSMG2False

          Objects in this group are always clipped together.

          Properties

          NameGamesDescription
          ScoreAttackSMG2

          This object scores 300 points in The Chimp's challenges.

          SearchTurtleBoth

          Red Koopa Shells and Gold Shells home in on this object.