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Super Mario 3D World
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Greg Boccia
Editor(s): Paul Williams
First Published: 27-07-2014 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 12-02-2019 / 19:30 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 15-06-2019 / 23:33 GMT

Super Mario 3D World Guide

Last updated 4 months ago · Guide Information
World 03

World 3-B: A Banquet with Hisstocrat

As you free the Sprixie Princess you’ll gain access to another clear pipe, but not yet World 4 as a carnival-like structure flies onto the small island you are now located on. Enter the level and grab the Super Bell from the ? Block before going up the steps then into the gondola.

Boss: Hisstocrat

This large snake has a few fellows snakes it likes to call into battle to try and defeat you. Hisstocrat starts by summoning boulders to drop from above, their landing zones indicated by shadows. Avoid them and wait for the smaller snakes to emerge with plates on their heads. Some of these smaller snakes will not have a plate on their head, this is indicated by the eyeball poking out amidst the rustling sand. Ride the snakes high into the air then pounce on Hisstocrat to damage him. You’ll have to do this three times to defeat him and it’s hard without the Cat Power-Up, fortunately some snakes bring Super Bells with them which makes this is a relatively simple boss battle.

Use the snakes that emerge from the ground to gain a height advantage and jump onto the bosses head (right) to damage him.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
  • Platforms
    Nintendo Wii U
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    27 July 2014
  • Last Updated
    12 February 2019
  • Guide Author
    Greg Boccia

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