The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!

Season 1 Episode 28

Mario Meets Koop-zilla / Fortune Teller

Aired Saturday 7:30 PM Oct 19, 1989 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • At the very beginning of the episode, Luigi is wearing an oriental hat. But when "the earthshake" comes up and knocks the cart over, Luigi's hat vanishes mysteriously.

  • Quotes

    • Toad: What's so super about this super sushi?
      Peach: It makes the person who eats it double in size and strength.
      Mario: And besides that it makes a great spaghetti sauce! Faster! Faster!
      Luigi: What's your hurry?! Boy, when it comes to food, Mario has a one-track mind.

    • Mario: Good thing that mattress factory broke my fall!

    • Mario: As we say in Brooklyn...BANZAI!
      (Attacks, but Koopa blocks it)
      Koopa: Nice try, bilge brain!

    • Koopa: Boy, destroying towns is not only fun, it's hard work!

    • Peach: We'd better do something fast, or you can say goodbye to Sayonara.

    • Luigi: I just hope this crazy plan of yours works.
      Mario: My crazy plans always work!

    • Luigi: (reads) "Consolation prize: You will receive a date with the beautiful and mysterious Madame Agogo"?!
      (rim shot!)
      Mario: Madame Agogo?! Some consolation.

    • Luigi: Hey! Yo! Mario! What's that?
      Mario: What's that? It's the Big-time Celebrity Prize Giveaway Sweepstake! Now let me tell you what we're gonna win! The third prize is an all-expense paid trip to Italy with Sophia Loren.
      Luigi: Sophia Loren?
      Mario: Now, the second prize is a tour of Hollywood, California with Annette Funociello!
      Luigi: Annette Funicello?
      Mario: Funicello! That's the same one! The first prize, an evening on the town with Madonna!
      Luigi: Madonna!?
      Mario: Now the grand prize, is milk and cookies with...
      Mario/Luigi: Scott Baio?

    • Koopa: I got ya now, you pint size pasta eaters!

    • Toad: This is da second-biggest hypodermic needle I've ever seen!
      Luigi: What was the biggest?
      Toad: My last flu shot.

    • Mario: It worked Luigi! Koopzilla's chasing us!

    • Koopa: Rampaging Reptile!!

    • Koopa: I don't take lip like that from insects!!

    • Koopa: I'm going to squash this city flatter than a tofu pancake!!

    • Dr. T. Garden: You crazy Koopa! You ate all my Super Sushi! Now you'll grow too much!
      Koopa: That's the idea, chopsticks for brains!

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Koopzilla
      The title and plot of this episode parody of Godzilla.

    • Princess: We'd better do something fast! Or you can say good bye to Sayonara!
      The city in this episode is called Sayonara. "Sayonara" means "Good bye" in Japanese.