Run Press any direction then Y to accelerate. Hold Y to remain that way.
Run Dive Start running then press A. Mario will do an instant dive, then slide on his stomach. While sliding it would be best to press B to hop quickly back on his feet.
Run Jump Dive Start running, then press B. Mario will jump with medium acceleration. Then, press A and Mario will dive in mid- air. Note - This works best for gaps that you can get the triple jump to work. Then as you slide on your stomach, press B.
Running Slide Kick Start running, then hold R and press A while still moving to do a sliding kick towards an enemy.
Dash Do not press any direction and hold Y. Mario will charge up and run in place. Then, hold any direction to dash off.
Double Jump This requires timing. When standing still, press B to jump. Just as you land, jump again. You should go higher. Note - It will not work a third time.
Triple Jump You must be moving. Do the same thing as the Double Jump, but time it correctly one more time to do a super high jump.
Triple Jump Dive Perform the Triple Jump, then press A. 3 hit combo Press A(3) while standing still to do two punches and a jump-kick.
Ducking Press R to duck, crouch, or get down.
Ledge Grabbing When you grab a ledge quickly press B to get up or R to descend.
Tree Climbing When climbing on a tree, hold Y to accelerate up. When at the top of the tree, do not move then press Up. You will do a hand stand on top of the tree. Press B to go flying high into the air. Note - This is useful for places that you cannot reacy by foot.
Power Dunk When in mid-air at almost any time, press R. Mario will stop in mid-air for a full second, curl up, then descend at a good speed directly downward. This is useful for boxes that need smashing.
Crawling Hold R and press in any direction to crawl. Crawling works best in small narrow spaces where it is easy to fall.
Super Backflip Somersault Hold R and make sure you are crouching, then jump. You can maneuver slightly while in the air.
Super Hop Long jump when needed to get to the other side of a gap. Run or jog, then hold R and jump.
Wall Jumping Jump on a wall at a certain angle. Mario will slide down the wall. Press B to jump very high off of the wall.
Breakdance Sweep Kick Remain still, then hold R and press A. Mario will sweep his feet around, then get back in crouching position.