Star Stone
"A stone. It opens the path to the Crystal Palace."
First Game Paper Mario (2001)
Appearances Paper Mario
Owner Merlar
Type Key item
Notes Needed to open the stairway to the Crystal Palace.

The Star Stone is a key item that appears in Paper Mario.


The Star Stone can be obtained from Merlar of Shiver Mountain. Mario must go behind a hidden wall in order to speak with her and, after listing to her long story, is given the Star Stone. The Star Stone can then be used on a pedistal which makes a large stairway appear allowing access to the Crystal Palace.