Super Mario Sunshine (Nintendo), GameCube; developed by Nintendo EAD, it was released in 2002. is the 2nd 3D Mario platformer, following Super Mario 64 in 1996. Sunshine's successor is Super Mario Galaxy, released for Wii in '07. introduces new features, like the FLUDD: a water-squirting accessory Mario uses to complete his mission. This was the first Mario game that included Bowser Jr. Super Mario Sunshine received critical acclaim; CVG even went on to say it is better than Super Mario 64.
In Super Mario Sunshine, if you jump into a Shine Sprite while holding R to spray water, FLUDD will be performing the spray animation in the following cutscene, causing it to clip through Mario’s head.