"A virulent Metakoro plague is sweeping the Mushroom Kingdom. Princess Peach calls a meeting at the castle to discuss how to handle it. Mario and Luigi, the usual saviors of the Mushroom Kingdom are invited. But, Luigi isn't quite the hero Mario is. He stumbles into Peach's castle buckling his overalls and tying his shoe before falling flat on his face. During the council meeting Luigi falls asleep. Poor Luigi, always stuck playing the comic sidekick role"