Top Ten Final Bowser Battles

Here is a list of Mario games with (in my opinion) the most epic final battles against the one and only King Bowser Koopa, who has kidnapped the princess many times over the years, and Mario has always rescued her and defeated the evil Koopa King in many different ways, so let's pay tribute in this countdown (technically, count-up).

The Top Ten

1 Super Mario 64

This game has one of the few Bowser battles that are actually hard. The first two battles aren't too bad, where you have to make him hit only one spike bomb. In the third and final battle you have to slam him into three spike bombs, which can be pretty difficult. When swinging Bowser around it's hard to tell where you're going throw him unless you're close to a spike bomb. After two hits Bowser will make sections of the platform fall off and make it look like a star which makes it even more challenging. Bowser looks weird like most other enemies in the game and the music also sounds kinda creepy. But altogether it's a pretty interesting Bowser battle.

It's a little basic and the others are more epic. my best Bowser battles must have something epic like armor in paper jam or just powers like in dream team

2 Super Mario Galaxy 2

Despite being so easy, this battle is beyond amazing. You're fighting an absolutely enormous bowser while free falling through a black hole, pummeling meteors at him while what is possibly the greatest final boss theme of all time is playing in the background.

The Bowser was enormous and the graphics were so good. This is easily the most creative boss fight in mankind although really easy. - AlphaQ

Come on with the awesome music & choir backgrounds, this battle is epic.


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3 Super Mario 3D Land

Babe this is the best boswer fight on a device. Just interesting and very surprising as you run from boswer in the end

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4 New Super Mario Bros. U

I'm not into how the battle goes. I'm into that MUSIC!



5 Super Mario Galaxy

He's mean, he's green and he knows how to make a scene. Bowser is one of mine and worlds most favored video games of all time. sure Mario 64 was good, but galaxy was better. music is epic and battle is awesome. this does NOT mean I don't like super Mario 64.

The Fate Of The Universe...

6 New Super Mario Bros. Wii

It starts out as the classical fight in Super Mario Bros, then it turns into an escape from a gigantic Bowser! EPIC!

The same as the classics until Bowser turns into a GIGA BOWSER and crushes everything. More of a stage but still awesome

Classic at first but then becomes unique when Bowser turns really BIG! Really great battle.


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7 Super Mario World

This Bowser battle is well-known for introducing the Koopa Clown Car. That thing used to scare me when it got angry and started to try and crush me. This is also one the first battles I've had with Bowser.

I love the amazing theme song for the first part of the battle

This guy was easy but awesome

I LOVE SUPER Mario GAMES RELEASED IN THE 20TH CENTURY TOO! - The Ultimate Daredevil, who gave you a like, but he frigging loves Bowser battles for reasons.

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8 Yoshi's Island

How can you not like this final battle? You have to defeat a scary gigantic Baby Bowser before rams right into you! Also lets not forget the totally epic battle music.

Kamek's dialogue, "Honey, I enlarged the baby... and deflated a gamer's psyche! " No seriously, I had nightmares about that fight! - Thifer20


9 Super Mario 3D World

By far the best Bowser battle I have ever experienced. Everything from the concept, to the intensity, to the setting, and even the music was basically perfect.

I remember getting to the top and falling because thanjs to auto-scrolling I couldn't see where I was going but still great

Absolutely the most awesome Bowser battle ever. For once, he's being SMART...until he stands on the POW Block

Talk about bad kitty

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10 Bowser - Super Mario Galaxy

Tough fight. Good music. Epic. Pretty long. Astonishingly amazing.

The Contenders

11 Super Mario Bros. 3

Easily my favorite Bowser battle from the original four. What makes this fight my favorite is the fact that he engages you in combat. It took me years to beat him! - Thifer20

12 Bowser - Super Mario 64


13 Super Mario Bros.

It's Awesome you first have to go in his castle and jump over lava, dodge fire balls, and hop on plates that start falling when you land on them and they look like cakes. The background is so cool. All that is nothing compared to Bowser even his hallway is awesome with fireballs coming at you. And Bowser is so cool the first part is kind of cool with Bowser trying to stomp on you and breath fire balls but once you make him fall down you think its over and your disappointed until you find A big and funny surprise that what it looks Peach in cage but its really the which who with magic makes Bowser huge and you have to escape through the wall and keep running and when there is no wall just lava and a few plates so you have to run while Bowser is breathing fire trying to jump on you and if you miss a plate you fall in the lava. Lot of stuff to do Mario Good luck

Whoever typed the first comment here is talking about New Super Mario Bros Wii

Lame you just have to run or throw a couple of fire balls - Gh_player

NO - DCfnaf

14 Bowser - Super Mario World
15 Bowser - Super Mario 3D World
16 Bowser - Super Mario 3D Land
17 Bowser - Super Mario Galaxy 2
18 Bowser - Super Mario Bros 3
19 New Super Mario Bros 2 (3DS)

This battle is TERRIBLE It's just a lazy remake of New Super Mario Bros Wii all you do in this battle is: Jump on platforms to avoid the rising lava, Jump over fireballs from the bowser faces on the wall, And avoid Bowser's VERY SLOW claws. They were not even trying!

How is it a copy if it's made by the same creators? - GamingGoku757

Kind of a copy of the Wii version

Yeah okay but it's a copycat

20 Bowser - New Super Mario Bros. Wii
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