Super Mario Run Guide Shows How To Get All Purple, Black, Pink Coins

A video guide featuring a complete gameplay walkthrough capturing all 360 pink, purple and black coins in Super Mario Run has popped up recently, giving gamers a not-so-quick look at how to get each coin and what sort of jumping tactics you’ll need to employ to 100% the mobile app for smartphones and tablets.

YouTube outlet GameXplain put together a video compilation guide that’s an hour and 12 minutes long showcasing how to get each of the colored coins throughout the 24 different levels spread across the six worlds. You can check out the video below.

The video is broken down based on the worlds, the levels and the coins in each level. So a quick bit of help for those of you need a time stamp on each world, you’ll find the details below.

World 2 – 1 coin hunt starts at 10:40
World 3 – 1 starts at 23:15
World 4 – 1 starts at 34:22
World 5 – 1 starts at 48:41
World 6 – 1 starts at 1:00:17

There are four levels in each world, and sometimes some backtracking will be required in order to secure the different coin types, especially in some levels where there’s a lot of stop-and-go platforming.

Also, you can use the pause blocks to your advantage to prevent Mario from running into certain death, especially when the flames, cannonballs or other deadly contraptions are involved.

A couple of things to keep in mind is that not every level in every world will require you to acquire black coins. Most levels will require you to capture purple and pink coins, or in some instances only pink coins. For instance, in Worlds 3 – 2, Worlds 4 – 2, 4 – 3, Worlds 5 – 2, 5 – 3, Worlds 6 – 1, 6 – 3 and 6 – 4 certain parts of the stages will require you to only acquire five pink coins.

I’m sure Nintendo will likely extend the coins you can acquire and the worlds you’ll encounter with future DLC, but for now the GameXplain video should help you find all of the coins in each of the 24 levels in Super Mario Run, which is available right now via free trial or for full purchase for $9.99.


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