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Luigi talking to Mario in Super Mario Galaxy 2.




Playable character & Supporting character


Super Mario Galaxy & Super Mario Galaxy 2

Luigi is a playable character in both Super Mario Galaxy and Super Mario Galaxy 2. He is the younger twin brother of Mario. He can be unlocked when the player makes a certain progress. Luigi can jump higher and run faster than Mario, however, he stops slower.

Before being a playable character, Luigi is a supporting character that not only give emotional support, but also supplies Green Stars in Super Mario Galaxy. His first appearance is in the first star of Ghostly Galaxy.

Physical AppearanceEdit

As a twin, Luigi looks similar to Mario, except Luigi wears a green shirt and wears a green cap with an "L" for "Luigi". His overalls are also much darker blue than Mario's. Like Mario, he has brown hair and blue eyes. He also has a black mustache like his brother, but is much smoother compared to Mario's.

How to unlock Luigi Edit

  • Luigi can be unlocked when the player collects all 120 stars in Super Mario Galaxy. He will then have his own version of the game nicknamed Super Luigi Galaxy.
  • Luigi can be unlocked after the player collects 30 stars in Super Mario Galaxy 2, however, he only shows up on certain levels unless the player collects all 120 stars. After beating Bowser's Galaxy Generator, you can switch to Luigi on Starship Mario anytime.

Differences From Mario Edit

  • When Luigi spins underwater, he loses 1.5/10 of his air.
  • Luigi runs faster than Mario does.
  • Luigi jumps a shorter distance than Mario does.
  • Luigi comes to a "rolling stop".
  • Luigi jumps higher than Mario.