Whenever Mario or Luigi acquire a fire flower in Nintendo's series of Super Mario Bros. video games, they gain the power to toss bouncing fireballs at their enemies. Most enemies, such as the Koopa Troopa or Goomba, 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:

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