A Launch Star as seen in Super Mario Galaxy
|First Game||Super Mario Galaxy (2007)|
|Appearances||Super Mario Galaxy (2007)|
Super Mario Galaxy 2 (2010)
|Effects||Launches Mario from planet to planet|
A Launch Star is an object in Super Mario Galaxy and Super Mario Galaxy 2. As the name suggests, the item is used to launch Mario across great distances through space. In order to use it, Mario must Star Spin while within its boundaries.
There is also a similar but weaker variant, the Sling Star.