Club Nintendo[ edit ] In its only appearance in the Club Nintendo comics, Lakitu was briefly seen in the opening panel of " Mario will hoch hinaus ". This is odd, since 3 is still considerably harder than the previous entry at least on the Western "Normal" difficulty mode , and Mega Man 4 is downright ridiculous in places. It can also cause the DEF-Down status affect. When starting races that contain major amounts of underwater driving, Lakitu will be sporting a snorkeling mask. King Koopa orders Lakitu to throw several Spiny Eggs down to the people of Pasta Land , which hatch into Spinies, and terrorize the people for a short time. Because the game was made with ease of difficulty, a lot of hardcore players especially those who grew up on Final Fantasy XI feel that the game is only catering to the lowest common denominator and that the game will suffer a quick death if it doesn't challenge its players to push their limits.