Koopa Strikers favor kicking balls at the player.
Additionally, a Koopa Striker appears in a minigame called Hammer Whacker. The Koopa Striker will kick the shell towards the player. The player must whack the shell with their hammer; the shell knocks the Koopa Striker.
It's a Koopa Striker. It takes good shell control to make the Koopa Striker team... Max HP is 8. Attack is 2. Defense is 1. It can kick shells all day... It's very proud of its strong and accurate kicks...and its shiny shell! "An eye for an eye, a shell for a shell!" Try to trap its shell and send it back...
Card Shop; Catch Card/SP
"Max HP: 8, Attack: 2, Defense: 1. This Koopa Striker kicks for the love of the game. Its luxurious eyebrows are... Wait a sec... GOOOAAAALLLL!"
The Koopa Striker's Japanese name is Kōrashūtā. Kōrashūtā translates into Shell Shooter. A shell is a protective outer case. Additionally, Koopa Troopas have shells. A shooter refers to a team member of a game whose role is to attempt to score goals. Therefore, Koopa Strikers uses Koopa Troopas' shells to attempt and target the victim.
↑Intelligent Systems, Nintendo SPD Group No.3. Super Paper Mario. Nintendo. 2007-04-09.Quote source:Koopa Striker's Catch Card description. “Max HP: 8, Attack: 2, Defense: 1. This Koopa Striker kicks for the love of the game. Its luxurious eyebrows are... Wait a sec... GOOOAAAALLLL!”