Origami King
Paper Mario Origami King Guide & Wiki
Final Boss - King Olly Guide

Final Boss - King Olly Guide | Paper Mario Origami King

Last Updated:
Final Boss - King Olly Guide | Paper Mario Origami King - GameWith

Check out this Paper Mario: The Origami King guide on how to beat King Olly, the final boss! Includes tips, best ring path, phase 2, ring examples, and more about the final boss!!!

Table of Contents

Check Out A List Of All Bosses Here

King Olly - Final Boss Guide

The Final Boss Of The Game


Your final mission will be to defeat King Olly and stop him from turning the world into origami! Prepare for this tough battle by equipping the best weapons and accessories.

There Are 3 Battle Phases


There are 3 battle phases when fighting with King Olly. In the 1st battle, King Olly transforms into the 4 Vellumental bosses you've already beaten. The 2nd battle is a paper sumo battle in which you'll support giant Bowser as he fights against Olly. The last battle is against giant King Olly, and you'll have to match pictures to create a large magic circle.

King Olly Battle Overview

Turn Time60 Seconds
Ring Moves3 (1st battle)

Final Boss King Olly - 1st Phase (Vellumental Boss)

King Olly 1st Battle Overall Tips

  • Use the Super-Special Magic Circle
  • Learn the weaknesses of each Vellumental
  • Attack only with the 1000 Fold Arms

Super-Special Magic Circle


In this battle, Super-Special Magic Circles will appear. By stepping on them, you can transform into 4 different Vellumentals. Don't forget to activate the Magic Circle by stepping on the "ON" panel beforehand.

Learn Weaknesses Of Each Vellumental

water vellumental

King Olly transforms into 4 different Vellumental bosses. Learn each bosses' weakness to effectively beat them:

Weakness Chart

Earth VellumentalWeak to Ice Vellumental power
Water VellumentalWeak to Earth Vellumental power, use to dodge the wave
Fire VellumentalWeak to Water Vellumental power, use to wash away burning feathers
Ice VellumentalWeak to Fire Vellumental power

Attack Only By 1000 Fold Arms

fold arms

Normal attacks with hammers and boots are ineffective. For example, attacking Earth Vellumental's tail with a hammer, which used to be the weakness of Earth Vellumental, will result in it being blocked by King Olly. Use the 1000 Fold Arms after you've struck its weakness with Vellumental power.

Final Boss King Olly - 2nd Phase (Paper Sumo)

Support Bowser From Behind


By using the 1000 Fold Arms and hitting the stage, you can support Bowser and push King Olly off. Note that you have to use the magic circle located right behind Bowser to do this.

Dodge Flying Shurikens


You can dodge the flying Shurikens by jumping over them or using the hammer to destroy them.

Final Boss King Olly - 3rd Phase (Last Battle)

Complete The Magic Circle Puzzle


The last battle is all about completing the magic circle puzzle. See the image below for the answer of the puzzle.


▲Image of the completed puzzle

Dodge King Olly's Attacks With The A Button


King Olly attacks every turn to prevent you from completing the puzzle. You can dodge his attacks by pressing the A button in a timely manner.

Paper Mario - The Origami King Story & Boss Articles

Have some feedback? Click here

Your feedbacks will be checked by our staffs and will be attended to accordingly. Please be advised that we may not reply to every individual feedbacks.

Reader Comments
Max. 300 Characters

By clicking Submit you are agreeing to the Terms of Use.
*Offensive, insulting or inappropriate use of forum may lead to ban/restriction.
To avoid griefing, you will not be able to post or report for the first %d hours upon visiting this forum for the first time.

Sad Person 1

WHY!!!!! I BEAT THE GAME, BUT IT DIDNT ACTUALLY SAVE IT! NOOOOO!!! (I bet my switch is broken...)

Copyright Notice
Article Menu
Paper Mario Switch
Story Walkthrough
Red Streamer Zones
Blue Streamer Zones
Yellow Streamer Zones
Purple Streamer Zones
Green Streamer Zones
Final Zone
Databases (Item & Enemies)
Beginner's Guide & Tips
Mario Related Guide