Pianta

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Pianta
SSBU Spirit Piantas.png
Artwork of a few Piantas for Super Mario Sunshine, later used as a spirit image in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Franchise Mario
First appearance Super Mario Sunshine (2002, overall)
Mario Sports Mix (Wii) (2010, Dragon Quest-related media)
Latest appearance Super Mario 3D All-Stars (2020, overall)
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (2018, Dragon Quest-related media) (cameo)

Piantas are a humanoid species from the Mario franchise. They typically live at a beach or on an island. Piantas are featured in a variety of colors, have a small palm tree that stems from the top of their head, and wear a grass skirt. Piantas make a cameo appearance in two Dragon Quest-related crossovers: Mario Sports Mix, as spectators in various sports stadiums, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, in the form of a Novice-class support spirit.

In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, if a fighter is equipped with a Pianta spirit, they begin the battle with a Banana Gun. The spirit battle takes place on the Delfino Plaza stage and features multiple variously-colored Kirbys meant to simulate Piantas. The spirit can be obtained by winning the battle on the Spirit Board or by clearing the challenge of purchasing an item during a Sunday sale in the Vault Shop.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate spirit[edit]

No. Name Image Series / game Type Class Strength / effect(s) How to obtain Spirit battle
Opponent(s) Battle conditions Stage Song
69 Piantas SSBU Spirit Piantas.png Super Mario Series Support (1) Novice Banana Gun Equipped Challenge (Other: Purchase an item during a Sunday sale in the Vault Shop.); Spirit Board Kirby ×8 Rule: Item Tidal Wave (Banana Peels); Item: Mushrooms
  • Certain items will appear in large numbers after a little while
Delfino Plaza Delfino Plaza (original)