"When flowers bloom, the power of fairies works..." ― Nintendo Screen
Panel de Pon (パネルでポン, Panel de Pon), also referred to in Japan as Panepon (パネポン) is the first mainline Panel de Pon game developed and released. (Not counting the first Satellaview Event version) It has been available on a re-released on a variety of platforms in Japan-only (barring Korea on the Wii VC). On May 14th, 2020, it was announced that the game would be released for the Super NES - Nintendo Switch Online Service releasing on May 20th, 2020. Which marks the first time that the game was finally available to people outside Japan. (Barring Korea)
There exists an unofficial english patch for the game with the first patch released was on June 8, 2007 (v0.9b), with a few fixes and an english title screen released on December 31, 2007 (v1.0)
Like with all games in the series, there are several game modes to play and learn the game's fundamentals. The parentheses is the text as its shown as in-game.
- Endless (エンドレス)
- Score Attack (スコアアタック)
- Called "Time Trial" on NSO description.
- Stage Clear (ステージクリア)
- Puzzle (パズル)
- Called "VS mode" on NSO description.
- Score Attack (スコアアタック)
- Called "Time Trial" on NSO description.
This is the world where the fairies live. Nature is rich, and all kinds of animals live peacefully together with the fairies. The fairies live with various things found in nature. Nothing in nature can survive without a fairy. [so basically, the fairy world is reliant on fairy magic to run properly.] They dwell together with all kinds of things, from water to the green of forests to fire to wind. Every fairy possesses magic as well. It's not intended to hurt anyone; instead, this magic is used to maintain the peace of the fairies' and animals' world. One of the fairies, the flower fairy Lip, is a cheerful and spirited young girl. Unfortunately, she isn't very good at using peacekeeping magic yet, so she has to use the help of her magic wand to cast spells. One day, out of nowhere, monsters appeared in this peaceful land and started wreaking havoc. They bullied the fairies, laid waste to the world, and did whatever they pleased! As if that weren't enough, they cast an evil spell on the fairies who were best friends with each other, causing them to fight with each other! "At this rate, those monsters will take over the entire fairy world!" One fairy alone--Lip, who managed to escape from the monsters' magic--went to rescue her fellow fairies.
|Icon||Character||Stage 1P||Stage 2P/Vs.||Song Name (Soundtest ID)|
[Panepon Harmony Link]
|Flower Fairy Lip||Lip's Theme (09) ||Fairy World|||
|Wind Fairy Windy||Windy's Theme (0A) ||Wind World|||
|Ice Fairy Sherbet||N/A||Sherbet's Theme (0E) ||Ice World|||
|Nature Fairy Thiana||Thiana's Theme (0D) ||Nature World|||
|Jewel Fairy Ruby||N/A||Ruby's Theme (0C) ||Jewel World|||
|Water Fairy Elias||Elias' Theme (0B) ||Water World|||
|Fire Fairy Flare||Flare's Theme (11) ||Fire World|||
|Sea Fairy Neris||N/A||Neris' Theme (10) ||Sea World|||
|Moon Fairy Seren||Seren's Theme (0F) ||Moon World|||
|Big Bird Phoenix||N/A||Phoenix & Dragon's Theme (13) ||Death Mountain
(Unknown in Stage Clear Thanatos Stage)
|Demon King Thanatos||Stage Clear Only||Demon King Thanatos' Theme (12) |||
|Goddess Cordelia||N/A||Goddess Cordelia's Theme (14) |||
Play Cordelia & Thanatos
On the 2 player stage select screen, have both players press the L and R buttons at the exact same simultaneously, this will allow you to play as Cordelia & Thanatos. This message is shown upon completion of Stage Clear.
Super Hard Mode
On the select screen in Vs. mode choose Hard, press and hold the Up and L buttons then press A. The opponents will be harder. This message is shown upon clearing Hard mode.
Play as other Fairies during Vs. mode
Begin a one-player, vs. mode game. After you finish the first level and when the password appears, press X and Y simultaneously.
Let the stack move regardless of Chain or Combo
On the Nintendo Screen, press "BALL" on the first controller. This message comes up upon a high score in Endless mode.
Move the world map in Vs. mode
Hold select on the world map in Vs. mode to move the camera, this also works on the Credits screen.
Input "NYDJ29JI" on the 1-player game, Puzzle (パズル) Password screen.
The Pro Action Replay codes 83C7DC04 + 83C80028 (Game Genie: D0A2-37D2 + 46AD-4DD3) allow you to access the lost options menu by scrolling to the (invisible) fifth menu item and pressing A.
- Panel de Pon website
- Panel de Pon on Nintendo's SFC website
- Panel de Pon Wii VC Page
- Panel de Pon Korean Wii VC Page
- Panel de Pon Wii U VC Page
- Panel de Pon 3DS VC Page
- Panel de Pon SFC Mini
- Panel de Pon Wii U VC Manual
- Panel de Pon 3DS VC Manual
- Panel de Pon instructions Manual
- Translated Panel de Pon interview by Timely Howard
- 8/17/2016 - Panel de Pon (SFC): New 3DS Last Week's Download ranking
BS Yoshi no Panepon
Main article: BS Yoshi no Panepon
Yoshi no Panepon, also known as Tetris Attack outside of Japan, is a reskin of the original Panel de Pon. The characters in this game were replaced with characters based off Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island to make the game more marketable to people outside of Japan, similar to the first Puyo Puyo game outside of Japan. This game was also ported to the Gameboy. Some stages were redesigned entirely. The Tetris name in the game's title has caused licensing issues for both versions for a potential Virtual Console release outside of Japan. This game is a start of many rebrandings for the series.
BS Panel de Pon - Event Versions
Main article: BS Panel de Pon - Event Versions
There were three different demo event versions released exclusively on the Satellaview service for the game, Panel de Pon - Event Version was released on October 17, 1995, which predates Panel de Pon (SFC) by ten days. The Panel de Pon - Event Version 2 and Panel de Pon - Event 98' was released on January 12, 1996, and December 28, 1998 respectively. All games are only released in Japan.
Nintendo Switch Online SNES / SFC description
- ↑ https://nindb.net/snes/np-jp.html Super Famicom Nintendo Power Game List (Japan)
- ↑ https://www.nintendo.co.jp/titles/20010000001545
- ↑ https://topics.nintendo.co.jp/c/article/2ca9d69d-d328-11e7-8cda-063b7ac45a6d.html
- ↑ https://sites.google.com/site/yaworg/pdp-downloads
|Games in Panel de Pon series|
|Games|| Panel de Pon (Event • Yoshi) • GB (Pokémon) • Nintendo Puzzle Collection (Pokémon)|
GBA (Multiboot) • DS/Chotto (DSiWare)
|Other|| Nintendo Puzzle Collection • Super Smash Bros. Series • Captain Rainbow|
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