Scanning certain amiibo during regular gameplay (not through Uncle amiibo) by holding the Right Button and then placing the amiibo on the Switch will unlock various bonuses. This can be done at any time, usually with no time limits or restrictions.
Unlockable How to Unlock Highlight Purple Coins on-screen (not on your map) Any Bowser amiibo Life-Up Heart Any Peach amiibo Random coins or bonus hearts Any amiibo or amiibo card Temporary Invincibility (30 sec) Any Mario amiibo
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Gold balloons for Luigi
Reach the highest rank (rank 50) in Luigi’s Balloon World, and Luigi’s balloons will all turn gold.
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Reward for 999 Moons
Collect 999 Power Moons (note: you will need to purchase at least 119 Moons from Crazy Cap shops since there are only 880 from objectives). After adding the Moons to the Odyssey, the game will congratulate you and mention a surprise at Peach's Castle.
Unlockable How to Unlock Fireworks show at Peach's Castle Collect 999 Moons and spin Cappy on the topmost spire of Peach's Castle Top hat on Peach's Castle Collect 999 Moons
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Rewards for getting all 880 regular gameplay Moons
If all Moon lists are completely filled and thus all 880 regular gameplay Moons are acquired, certain prizes will be unlocked.
Unlockable How to Unlock Gold Odyssey sail Acquire all 880 regular gameplay Moons New portrait of Bowser in Wedding Hall on the Moon (Harder Bowser fight) Acquire all 880 regular gameplay Moons
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Unlock New Kingdoms (Spoilers)
Three more Kingdoms can be unlocked post-game.
Unlockable How to Unlock Dark Side Beat final boss & acquire 250 moons Darker Side Beat final boss & acquire 500 moons Mushroom Kingdom Beat final boss
Unlockable Outfits (Amiibo)
Note that you can also unlock these outfits during gameplay, but scanning the corresponding Amiibo (with Uncle Amiibo, found by the Odyssey in any given kingdom) will allow you to unlock their outfits right away.
Unlockable How to Unlock Bowser Groom Outfit Use the Bowser (Wedding Outfit) amiibo Classic Mario Outfit Use the 8-Bit Mario, Smash Bros Mario or the Mario series Mario amiibo. Diddy Kong Outfit Use the Smash Bros Diddy Kong or Mario series Diddy Kong amiibo. Dr. Mario Outfit Use the Smash Bros Dr. Mario amiibo. Gold Mario Outfit Use the Gold Mario or Silver Mario amiibo. Luigi Outfit Use the Smash Bros Luigi or Mario series Luigi amiibo. Mario Groom Outfit Use the Mario (Wedding Outfit) amiibo Peach Bridal Outfit Use the Peach (Wedding Outfit) amiibo Waluigi Outfit Use the Waluigi amiibo. Wario Outfit Use the Smash Bros Wario or Mario series Wario amiibo.
Unlockable Outfits Without Amiibos
Meet the required number of Moons to collect to have the amiibo costumes available to purchase at the Crazy Cap stores after completing the game. Note that some of the costumes listed can't be received with the help of amiibo at all.
Unlockable How to Unlock Bowser's Top Hat Collect 420 Moons. Bowser's Tuxedo Collect 440 Moons. Bridal Gown Collect 480 Moons. Bridal Veil Collect 460 Moons. Classic Cap Reach Mushroom Kingdom. Classic Suit Reach Mushroom Kingdom. Diddy Kong Hat Collect 300 Moons. Diddy Kong Suit Collect 320 Moons. Doctor Headwear Collect 220 Moons. Doctor Outfit Collect 240 Moons. Gold Mario Cap Collect 500 Moons. Gold Mario Suit Collect 520 Moons. Hakama Collect 380 Moons. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) Invisibility Cap Beat Darker Side. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) King's Crown Defeat the Broodals on the Dark Side. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) King's Outfit Defeat the Broodals on the Dark Side. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) Luigi Cap Collect 160 Moons. Luigi Suit Collect 180 Moons. Mario's Top Hat Reach Moon Kingdom. Mario's Tuxedo Reach Moon Kingdom. Metal Mario Cap Collect 540 Moons. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) Metal Mario Suit Collect 560 Moons. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) Skeleton Suit Reach Mushroom Kingdom. (Cannot be acquired with amiibo) Waluigi Cap Collect 260 Moons. Waluigi Suit Collect 280 Moons. Wario Cap Collect 340 Moons. Wario Suit Collect 360 Moons.
Cat Mario and Cat Peach
While you are playing the main story, you might come across a pixel version of Cat Mario/Peach hidden on a wall. They can be quite hard to spot though. As a bonus, you can throw Cappy at Cat Mario for a few coins and at Cat Peach for an extra heart.
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Wind-up Box Songs
If you jump on the globe at the Odyssey, it will cancel the level music and begin to play either Jump Up Superstar or the theme from Cascade Kingdom using a wind-up box. If you are in any kingdom from Cap Kingdom up until Lost Kingdom, the globe will play the Cascade Kingdom theme. If you are in Metro Kingdom or further, the globe will play Jump Up Superstar.
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