Launch Stars are tools that appear in Super Mario Galaxy and Super Mario Galaxy 2. They blast Mario or Luigi to other planets by going near it and shaking the Wii Remote. Sometimes, Lumas will transform into a Launch Star, especially when trapped inside a barrier.
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The launch star appears as an item in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. When an enemy is knocked into it, it is launched out of the end it is pointing. It also returns as Rosalina's Up Special.
- The Launch Stars were used in the Galaxy games to mask loading different areas.