Kamek Artwork - Super Mario World 2
Kamek's artwork from Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island.
Abilities Magic
Species Magikoopa
Homeworld Koopa Kingdom
Affiliation(s) Koopa Troop
Enemies Mushroom Kingdom
Subspecies {{{subspecies}}}
Notable member(s) {{{notable}}}
Games Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
Yoshi Touch & Go
Yoshi's Island DS
First appearance Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island (1995)
Latest appearance Yoshi's New Island (2014)

Kamek is an evil Magikoopa who is the main antagonist of the Yoshi games.And a secondary antagonist of the Mario games.He resembles an evil witch or wizard.

He is also a boss in Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games ( Sochi 2014 winter)


Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's IslandEdit

In Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island, Kamek kidnaps Baby Luigi and the Stork and brings them to Bowser's Castle. He is outraged when he discovers he only got one baby, so he dispatches his Toadies so they could find Baby Mario and bring him to the castle. He appears before every boss battle to taunt Yoshi or to warn him to give the baby back. On the last level he attacks Yoshi several times on his broom and casts spells to turn bricks into minions. After Baby Bowser is defeated, he wings at Yoshi before flying away into the night.

Yoshi's Island DSEdit

In Yoshi's Island DS, he kidnaps various babies all around the Mushroom Kingdom.

Even though he is one of the main antagonists, he is never fought. he is a coward, as he never actually fights Yoshi himself and enlarges other bosses to fight for him. He is afraid of what the Mario Brothers will do to the Koopa Kingdom when they grow up, so he tries to kidnap them. He is also afraid of Baby Bowser.

New Super Mario Bros. WiiEdit

In New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Kamek is one of the main villains and is a boss in the game for the first time. Kamek helps the Koopalings in the game by putting magic in the battle, like always. He also is a boss and can turn blocks into enemies. He can also teleport into different places in the battle. Later, He was dressed up as Princess Peach to trick Mario and he turned Bowser giant, yet again, but while he was waiting for him to come up from the lava he came up and Kamek got kicked by him. He is also the only Magikoopa in the game.

Yoshi's New IslandEdit

In Yoshi's New Island, Kamek is a mini-boss in the game for the first time in a Yoshi game. He is the mini-boss for all the worlds.






  • Beta Kamek Driver

    Beta Mario Kart 64

    Kamek was going to be playable in the game Mario Kart 64, but he was replaced by Donkey Kong.
  • To date the only Yoshi game she has not appeared in is Yoshi's Story. In this game, Baby Bowser was the main antagonist.