Twenty-two contestants arrive on an island, and they learn that they will be spending several weeks on said island to compete for a one million coin prize. The hosts divide them into two teams.


The episode starts off with Yellow Toad and Blue Toad introducing the show to the viewers. The first two to arrive are Mario and Luigi. Blue Toad welcomes them happily, but is interrupted by Yellow Toad introducing Peach and Daisy. Peach immediately shows discomfort to their location and tries to leave, but accidentally falls into the lake. Luigi asks who is on the next boat, and it is soon revealed that it is Yoshi