Mario Party 4 – 2 VS. 2 Mini-Games

The Great Deflate


Deflate the inflated Thwomp by doing ground pounds with your partner. Time your jumps to get the best results.

A + A: Ground Pound


Blow the opposing team up 10 times by hitting the corresponding buttons to redirect the Bob-ombs. Explosions will temporarily stop you.

Control Stick: Move

A: Press Button

Right Oar Left?

Be the first team to make it out of the cave in your Dorrie boat! Maneuver obstacles such as rocks and fire. Remember, the right oar turns you left, while the left oar turns you right.

B + A: Forward

A: Row Right Oar

B: Row Left Oar


Be the first to climb the snowy cliff-side through a blizzard. Getting hit by a gust of wind will pull you back down a bit. Your controller will rumble to warn you if a gust is coming by, if you have the Rumble Feature turned on. If you do not have the Rumble Feature turned on, watch for the “!” for the warning instead.

Control Stick: Move

A: Hold On

Team Treasure Trek


Within the maze are two “?” blocks that matches your team color. Find the block and get to your partner to get to the other block. The first team to do so wins.

Control Stick: Move

X/Y: Display Map


In this bonus coin-collecting mini-game, one players drives the boat while the other player collects coins in the parachute. Avoiding the crates in the water is crucial as they will cause your boat to sink for a short time. Each team keeps the amount of coins they collected at the end of the game.

Boat Driver

Control Stick: Move

A: Speed Up

Parachute Sailor

Control Stick: Move

B: Slow Down

Order Up

Toad will show the food item needed and it’s the team’s job to find that item in the boxes. The first team to get three correct orders, wins.

Control Stick: Move

A: Open a Box

Dungeon Duos


Work as a team to pass the many obstacles and make your way out of the dungeon. The first part of the dungeon has one player hitting a lever to lower a block door for the other player. The second part of the dungeon requires one player to move a lever that rotates a platform for the other player to make it over a pit. The third part has you and your partner searching for an exit through various pipes. The fourth and last part has your player pumping air into an hot air balloon to make your escape.

Control Stick: Move

A: Jump

B: Move a Lever

X/Y: Rotate Platform

R/L: Fill Balloon with Air

Cheep Cheep Sweep


Catch Cheep Cheeps in your net to rack up points. The points will be given once the fish are placed in your tank. Red Cheep Cheeps are worth 1 point, while yellow ones are worth 2 points.

Control Stick: Move

A: Catch

B: Empty the Net