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Super Mario 64: How To Long Jump

Want to cover long distances? You need to perform the long jump move. Here is how to do the long jump in Super Mario 64 (3D All Stars)

Knowing how to do the long jump in Super Mario 64 is crucial since Mario is especially talented at jumping. He can do a triple jump (that can make him fly) and he can even do a Ground Pound after jumping. So, if you are missing the long jump trick, find out how to long jump in Super Mario 64 right here.

How to Long Jump in Super Mario 64


Doing the long jump move is simple and once you learn it, you will be able to cover long distances and jump over big gaps easily. You will encounter one such big gap in the Hazy Maze Cave where you can get yourself a Metal Cap. It will make Mario invincible so it is very important to learn how to long jump in Super Mario 64.

So, here’s how to do it. You need to run and the press the ZL button which will make you Crouch and Slide. Then you have to press the A button that will make you jump. Hence, the faster you run, the longer will be the distance covered in this long jump.

When you do it right, you will hear Mario screaming ‘Yahoo’ joyfully. Once you get a hang of it, you will be able to use it wherever and as often as you want.


That is everything you need to know about this particular move. Don’t miss our other articles on how to get the Wing Cap and how to blast away the wall. We have also covered some essential Super Mario 3D All Stars guides like How to Play as Luigi in Super Mario Galaxy Switch and how many shines are there in Super Mario Sunshine. More coverage is coming soon so keep an eye on Gamer Tweak!

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