Galactic Tornadoes are enemies in Super Mario Galaxy. They make their first appearance in the Dusty Dune Galaxy'y first mission, Soaring on the Desert Winds. This Tweester-like enemy will propel Mario or Luigi into the air where they might have the reach a platform. After going through a Galactic Tornado, the character may have to catch onto a Launch or a Sling Star. Some Galactic Tornados have rocks orbiting them, hindering the character's ability to step into them.