Mario Golf: Super Rush brings in two new gameplay mechanics for us to use in the arcade-style golf series: Special Shots and Special Dashes. Each character has a unique Special Shot and Special Dash that add technique and excitement to the game. In the guide below, we have provided a list of all the Special Shots and Special Dashes that are currently known to be in the game and a brief description of each one. All clips below can be found on the character list on the Nintendo website.
- Special Shot: Super Star Strike
- Mario propels toward the ball and causes an explosion at the landing area.
- Special Dash: Moonsault Dash
- Mario jumps and slides and stuns any opponent in the way.
- Special Shot: Slick Ice Flower
- Luigi freezes the ground, which makes golf balls bounce higher.
- Special Dash: Ice-Skate Dash
- Luigi skates across the course and leaves a trail of ice that causes other players to slip.
- Special Shot: Spiral Stinger
- Peach’s ball explodes forward in a straight line.
- Special Dash: Ribbon Dash
- Peach jumps forward with pirouettes and stuns any players in her path.
- Special Shot: Flowering Strike
- Makes Daisy’s ball cause an explosion when it lands.
- Special Dash: Club-Toss Dash
- Daisy runs and jumps forward with pirouettes and stuns any players in her path.
- Special Shot: Fire-Breath Strike
- Makes Bowser’s ball cause an explosion when it lands.
- Special Dash: Volcano Dash
- Bowser leaps and slides forward and spits flames at players in his path.
- Special Shot: Blinding Smoke
- Creates an area of smoke that hides flags, holes, and golf balls.
- Special Dash: Blast Bullet Bill
- Bowser Jr. Flies on to of a Bullet Bill and knocks over players in his path.
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- Special Shot: Tingling Shock
- Wario summons lighting, which interferes with other players.
- Special Dash: Golf-Bag Rocket
- Wario uses his golf bag to blast forward and stun opponents.
- Special Shot: Long Stinger
- Waluigi’s shot explodes forward in a straight line.
- Special Dash: Dancing Dash
- Waluigi dances and pirouettes forward, stunning opponents in his path.
- Special Shot: Mega Ball Strike
- Makes Toad’s Ball become massive and causes an explosion when it lands.
- Special Dash: Toad dashes forward with flips and stuns any opponents in his path.
- Special Shot: Egg Transform
- Yoshi turns his ball into an egg and throws it forward, causing all balls near it’s landing spot to turn into eggs.
- Special Dash: Yoshi rolls on top of an egg to quickly dash forward and squashes anyone in his path.
- Special Shot: Live Stinger
- Pauline’s shot explodes forward in a straight line.
- Special Dash:
- Pauline quickly runs forward and stuns opponents in her path.
- Special Shot: Burly Strike
- Donkey Kong smacks his ball forward with a powerful strike and makes the ball cause an explosion when it lands.
- Special Dash: DK Dash
- Donkey Kong curls into a ball and quickly rolls forward.
- Special Shot: King Bob-omb Cannon
- King Bomb-omb fires himself forward and makes bombs parachute down to the landing area.
- Special Dash: King Bob-omg summons mini Bob-ombs to carry him forward and run over opponents.
- Special Shot: Mischievous Ghost
- Boo causes opponents’ shots to curve.
- Special Dash: Rolling Boo
- Boo summons other Boos to whirl him forward and knock into opponents.
- Special Shot: Star Piece Change
- Rosalina causes opponents’ balls to turn into a star so they can’t be hit straight.
- Special Dash: Luma Dash
- Rosalina dashes forward with two Lumas and knocks into and stuns opponents.
- Special Shot: Slow Stinger
- Chargin’ Chuck throws his ball forward inside a football.
- Special Dash: Charge Tackle
- Chargin’ Chuck charges forward and tackles his opponents.
- Special Shot: Stinger Shot
- The Mii character’s ball explodes forward in a straight line.
- Special Dash: Reckless Dash
- The Mii Character dashes forward and stuns other players.
Those are the all the Special Shots and Special Dashes currently known to be in the game!
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