Albatoss is a red albatross enemy appearing in the series. It's make is a pun on its species, but with the removal of the "r" to refer to how it carries things with its talons.
Yume Kōjō: Doki Panic/ Super Mario Bros. 2
Albatross first appears in the
Famicom game and the western re-release Yume Kōjō: Doki Doki Panic .
Super Mario Bros. 2
In the game, this foe drops a
Bob-omb on top of the player as a form of attacking him/her. This bird can be ridden by the player if it goes low enough. This foe, however, cannot be picked up when ridden.
Super Mario Bros. 3 remakes
Albatoss makes a cameo appearance in
and Super Mario All-Stars , both remakes of the original Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3 .
Super Mario Bros. 3
The king of the
Sky Land makes a cameo as he is seen to have been turned into an Albatoss by Roy Koopa. In the original, he is a typical vulture. He is never seen during normal gameplay.