The intrepid Captain Toad sets off on his own adventure for the very first time through a wide variety of tricky; enemy-infested; maze-like stages to find hidden gems and nab elusive gold stars. The pink-pigtailed Toadette is also introduced as a second playable character in portions of the game. Unlike traditional video game heroes; Captain Toad and Toadette dont have any special powers – these tiny heroes cant even jump! Plus; theyre terrified of just about everything; but face their adventures head on. Armed with headlights and a can-do attitude they must make their way through enemy-infested locales like Wild West shanties and Goomba waterparks; each location is bursting with puzzles to solve and secrets to unearth.
Equipped with nothing more than a neck scarf backpack and oversized head lamp Captain Toad finds hidden gems coins and power-ups on his way to the gold star at the end of each tricky trap-filled stage. Captain Toad isnt particularly fast