The icon for DEF-Up from Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door
|First Game||Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga|
|Effects||Raises defense of the user.|
DEF-Up (short for Defense-Up) is a status effect that appears mainly in the Mario RPGs.
DEF-Up appears only in this game of the Paper Mario series. DEF-Up as usual raises defense of the user. DEF-Up can be achieved in a number of ways including using Courage Shells or the special move Power Lift (that also raises attack).