|First appearance||Mario Party DS (2007)|
- “Dagnabbit! I've been stuffed in this blasted book! Help me! Find that cantankerous Kamek! Whomp him good 'til he lets me out!”
- —Koopa Krag, Mario Party DS
Koopa Krag is an elderly Koopa Troopa who appears in Mario Party DS and the grandfather of the lone Koopa in the game.
Koopa Krag owns a book that is a collectible, and according to the description, it has nine magical functions.
In Story Mode, when the player reaches Kamek's Library, Koopa comes rushing to ask for help, as Kamek had trapped Koopa Krag in one of his books. The reason is strongly implied to have been because Koopa Krag has the fourth Sky Crystal in his possession.
After the player's character defeats Kamek in the boss minigame Book Bash, Koopa Krag is freed, and he happily rewards Mario's gang with the fourth Sky Crystal.
Koopa Krag is a brownish Koopa Troopa. He has silver hair growing over his eyes, and a silver beard growing under his chin. Most Green Koopa Troopas have have a light green shell, while Krag has a greenish-brownish shell. Like all Koopa Troopas, he has two small nostrils.
Names in other languages
|Italian||Nonno Koopa||Grandfather Koopa|
- Krag is not actually mentioned by name in Story Mode, but the cutscene at the beginning of Kamek's Library is entitled "Save Koopa Krag!", and the book in which he was imprisoned is available as a collectible, known as "Koopa Krag's Book".
- The Long Planter B collectible mentions that Koopa Krag has a collection of carnivorous plants, and Wiggler has been considering giving one of his garden feeders to him.
- Also according to collection descriptions, Krag knows what's in the blue tower in Bowser's Pinball Machine as well as the contents of the Lucky Jar.