Spiky John
Spiky John the Koopatrol.
First Game Paper Mario
Appearances Paper Mario
Gender Male
Homeland Koopa Kingdom
Kindred Mr. Hammer and Spiky Tom (friends)
Race Koopatrol

Spiky John is a minor character that appears in Paper Mario.


Spiky John is a Koopatrol that guards Princess Peach's Castle during the events of the game. He has two other friends: Mr. Hammer, a Hammer Bro that hosts a quiz show, and Spiky Tom, another Koopatrol. He and Spiky John compete against Princess Peach in Mr. Hammer's quiz show. However, Spiky John rarely answers in questions allowing Princess Peach to answer them first.