Therefore, please excuse its informal appearance as it's being worked on.
|Game||Newer Super Mario Bros. DS|
|Level type||Tank, Autoscrolling|
Hammer Bros. (world map)
|Previous level||(8-4) Skyglare Dryland|
|Next level||(8-5) Basalt Bay|
Ironclad Battalion (or World 8-) is the sixth level of Koopa Country in Newer Super Mario Bros. DS. It's a stone-floored road with with tanks akin to Batallion Frontier from Newer Super Mario Bros. Wii. Monty Tank is fought at its end.
Ironclad Battalion is unlocked by completing Skyglare Dryland. Completing it will unlock Basalt Bay.
- Star Coin 1: After the first Big Cannonball, suspended in the air above where the player can normally jump. To obtain it, one must either stomp off the Cannonballs to its right or attempt to reach it using a jump off the tank to its left.
- Star Coin 2: Over the second rooved tank after the checkpoint indicated by coins. One must stomp off an up-facing Big Cannonball beside it to reach it.
- Star Coin 3: At the end of the level, one must not take the first Pipe Cannon leading to the Monty Tank boss fight. Past it is the third Star Coin on a tank with Burners on each side which will eventually lead to another Pipe Cannon leading to Monty Tank.
|Areas||Levels||Boomblast Badlands • Sandstream Tunnel • Lavalit Tower • Wicked Gale Vale • Skyglare Dryland • Ironclad Battalion • Basalt Bay • Bombkey Banks • Slitherthorn Grotto • Firehoop Inferno • Magmatrack Getaway • Bowser's Castle|
|Other||Item House • 1-UP House • Mega House|
|Enemies||Enemies||Amp • Angry Sun • Banzai Bill • Big Bob-omb • Big Chain Chomp • Big Dry Bones • Big Goomba • Big Koopa Troopa • Big Muncher • Big Spiny • Bob-omb • Bombkey • Bomb Spike • Bone Piranha Plant • Boomerang Bro • Bowser Cart • Bowser Statue • Bullet Bill • Buzzy Beetle • Chain Chomp • Dry Bones • Fire Bro • Firehoop • Fire Snake • Goomba • Hammer Bro • Koopa Paratroopa • Koopa Troopa • Mad Moon • Mega Chain Chomp • Muncher • Podoboo • Pokey • Sledge Bro • Spiny • Volcanic Debris|
|Bosses||Bowser Jr. • Monty Tank • Bowser|