In Arcade Mode, each franchise has its own boss to fight. These battles are fought at Stage 10. The following bosses fight certain characters at certain points.


  • Mario, Paper Mario, Luigi, and Peach: Count Bleck
  • Bowser, Bowser Jr, Fawful: Prince Peasely
  • Link, Zelda, Shiek: Demon Beast Ganon
  • Yoshi, Kamek: Giant Baby Bowser
  • Kirby, King Dedede, Meta Knight: Drawcia
  • Marx, Yarn Kirby: Yin Yarn
  • Pikachu, Mewtwo, Lucario: Arceus
  • Pichu, Jigglypuff, ???: Lance
  • Mega Man, Zero, Tron: Dr. Wily
  • Lloyd: Mithos
  • Sonic, Knuckles: Dr. Eggman
  • Marth, Ike: The Black Knight
  • Pit, Ice Climbers: Eggplant Wizard*
  • = Pit may change when Kid Icarus Uprising is released.

How the bosses work