Super Mario Odyssey Cloud Kingdom Bowser Fight - All Secrets

Super Mario Odyssey Cloud Kingdom Bowser Fight - All Secrets

The complete guide and walkthrough to collecting all power moons in Super Mario Odyssey on Nintendo Switch. Plus how to unlock the secret characters and kingdoms, and metal cubes/moon rocks explained. Find the power moons in Cap Kingdom, Cascade Kingdom, Sand Kingdom, Wooded Kingdom, Lake Kingdom, Cloud Kingdom, Lost Kingdom, Metro Kingdom, Seaside Kingdom, Snow Kingdom, Luncheon Kingdom, Ruined Kingdom, Bowser's Kingdom, Moon Kingdom, and Mushroom Kingdom.

Super Mario Odyssey once again features Bowser as the main foe. The first time you actually fight him is on Cloud Kingdom. Follow our guide to defeating Bowser on Cloud Kingdom to continue you Super Mario Odyssey adventure.

For more Super Mario Odyssey help, check out our Super Mario Odyssey Collectibles guide hub and our array of power moon location guides.

Super Mario Odyssey Cloud Kingdom Power Moon Locations

We're yet to see if there's more to see on Cloud Kingdom than just a Bowser fight, but we'll update this page as we discover if there are power moons to find. Numbers match with those on your Power Moon list in the game.

Cloud Kingdom Bowser Fight Guide

You come face to face with Bowser for the first time on Cloud Kingdom in Super Mario Odyssey. Beating him isn’t that hard once you know what to do.

Firstly you need to fire Cappy into the white hat Bowser throws at you. This will stun the hat and allow Mario to jump into it. Once in the hat Mario has its boxing abilities. The goal is to get up close to Bowser and pummel him.

To get close to Bowser you’ll need to avoid the rings of fire he sends out, and dodge the boulders he throws. Neither of these tasks is hard. Once within striking distance you can let loose and attack him. He’ll be knocked back into the surrounding barrier, but the regroup to start attacking again.

Stage 2 is pretty much the same as Stage 1, but with more hats thrown at Mario. Just go for the white hat and repeat the above steps.

Stage 3 sees even more hats, and the sneaky Bowser will try to perform a tail swipe after you’ve pummeled him. Either step back or jump over this move, then hit him more to defeat him.

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