Heart is a reoccurring item that appears throughout the series. Hearts first appear in Game & Watch Gallery.


Paper Mario series

Hearts can be often found after defeating enemies in battle. They are sometimes dropped by them alongside Flowers and Coins. Running around Candy Canes in Paper Mario and Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door also releases hearts. Heart Plants from the first game may release Hearts as well.

Mario Kart Tour

In Mario Kart Tour this item can be used by Wendy, Peach, and Daisy as a shield to protect you from getting hit by an item. The heart is also pink instead of red.