acquire a fire flower
's series of Super Mario Bros.
video games, they gain the power to toss bouncing fireball
s at their enemies. Most enemies, such as the Koopa Troopa
, are easily defeated with this weapon, whereas creatures such as the Buzzy Beetle
are immune to its effect. While this skill was quite powerful and necessary in earlier games in the series, the ability has fallen into the ashcan over the years and has been replaced with far more unique power-ups
The fireball-tossing ability is featured in the following games: