RTA Guide/31 Star

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The goal of the 31 Star extension category is to complete the game as fast as possible while opening the 30 star door the intended way.

Category Rules

  • MIPS clipping is banned
  • SBLJ is banned
  • Any method to circumvent the 30 star door requirement is banned

Suggested Routes

Standard Route (No LBLJ)

  1. Lakitu Skip
  2. Bob-omb Battlefield
  3. Whomp's Fortress (every star)
  4. Castle Stars
  5. Bowser in the Dark World
  6. Bob-omb Battlefield
  7. Cool, Cool Mountain
  8. MIPS
  9. Shifting Sand Land
  10. Lethal Lava Land
  11. HMC Toad
  12. Hazy Maze Cave
  13. Dire, Dire Docks
  14. Bowser in the Fire Sea
  15. Backwards Long Jumps
  16. Bowser in the Sky

Star Substitutions

If you do not know pillarless in Inside the Ancient Pyramid, or lava boost in Hot-Foot-It into the Volcano, either of these stars can be replaced with Metal-Head Mario Can Move!.

Advanced Route (LBLJ)

Rather than doing Shoot to the Island in the Sky after Dark World Reds, you can save time by doing LBLJ to enter Bowser in the Dark World first and get both stars in Bob-Omb Battlefield in one trip instead of two.

  1. LBLJ
  2. Bowser in the Dark World
  3. Whomp's Fortress (every star)
  4. Castle Stars
  5. Bob-omb Battlefield
  6. Cool, Cool Mountain
  7. MIPS
  8. Shifting Sand Land
  9. Lethal Lava Land
  10. HMC Toad
  11. Hazy Maze Cave
  12. Dire, Dire Docks
  13. Bowser in the Fire Sea
  14. Backwards Long Jumps
  15. Bowser in the Sky