King Kaliente is a large, orange-colored, and bad-tempered octopus that made his debut in the Wii game Super Mario Galaxy.

Biography

Super Mario Galaxy

King Kaliente is fought as a boss in the Good Egg Galaxy and Bowser Jr.'s Lava Reactor. He resides in lava and has a crown, a pair of blue eyes, and a white moustache. King Kaliente uses fireballs as his primary choice of attack. He can also shoot coconuts, summon bouncing blue Lava Bubbles, and release meteors from the sky. King Kaliente must be damaged by his deflected coconuts. Three direct hits instantly defeats King Kaliente.

Super Mario Galaxy 2

King Kaliente returns in the sequel Super Mario Galaxy 2 as a boss along with other bosses from the previous game. He is the second boss encountered and fought in Boss Blitz Galaxy.

Trivia

  • King Kaliente's name is based on the Spanish word "caliente", which translates to "hot" or "spicy".
  • It's hinted that he is Prince Pikante's father.

Videos

Super_Mario_Galaxy_-_King_Kaliente's_Battle_Fleet

Super Mario Galaxy - King Kaliente's Battle Fleet

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Super Mario Galaxy King Kaliente Boss Fight (4K 60fps)

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King Kaliente (Fast) - Super Mario Galaxy

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