Porcupuffers are water-type enemies that first appeared in Super Mario World. They are spiked enemies that will try to kill Mario by jumping out of the water to reach him, or they will simply try to run into him by ramming into him while he's in the water. In Super Mario Maker 2 and Super Mario 3D Land, Porcupuffers will try to eat Mario , Luigi , Toad, Peach , or Toadette . (Depending on who the player has choosen) If a Porcupuffer succsseeds at doing this, the player will lose a life, or get a Game Over.
- Its name is derived from Porcupine Puffer.