They appeared in other games as well, including Yoshi's Story. Blarggs were also supposed to appear in Super Mario 64 but were cut out for unknown reasons. Blarggs with a more updated look with a giant size, who appear in Super Mario Galaxy 2 as enemies in the Melty Monster Galaxy. They returned in other games, such as New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U. They make yet another appearance in Super Mario 3D World, being found in levels close to the end of the game.
- Blargg is known as the "lava shark" for its sudden, unsuspecting emergence to bite its prey. This concept has been influenced by Jaws the shark of the Jaws series.