- 1 Description
- 2 Mermalair Lobby (BC01)
- 3 Mermalair Main Chamber (BC02)
- 3.1 Notable Mermalair Main Chamber Strats
- 4 Mermalair Security Tunnel (BC03)
- 5 Rolling Ball Room (BC04)
- 6 Villain Containment System (BC05)
Located in the 2nd section of the Hub, Mermalair is the 4th platforming level of BfBB. The level design Mermalair is similar to Downtown, in that it is largely linear, with one sublevel detached from the circuit. Additionally, there is no way to reenter the Rolling Ball Room level in reverse.
Mermalair Lobby (BC01)
The first sublevel of Mermalair is Mermalair Lobby. With Mermalair being the intended first level for the player to visit after Poseidome. Mermalair Lobby serves as an introduction to the Bubble Bowl ability. Within Mermalair Lobby, this is 1 Golden Spatula: Top of the Entrance Area. Additionally, there is 1 sock to collect.
Notable Mermalair Lobby Strats
CB Lobby Sock
Sliding Bash Lobby Sock
Mermalair Main Chamber (BC02)
Delving further into the Mermalair, the next sublevel is Mermalair Main Chamber. Within the Main Chamber, there are 4 Golden Spatulas: Top of the Computer Area, Shut Down the Security System, The Funnel Machine, The Spinning Towers of Power. Additionally, there is 1 sock to collect.
Notable Mermalair Main Chamber Strats
Cannon Death Warp
Clam Skip Left Side
Clam Skip Right Side
Computer Sock Skip
Computer Spatula Animation Skip
Main Chamber Lag Bash
Main Chamber Skip
Main Chamber VMS
Disco Puzzle Skip
Towerless Security Button
Mermalair Security Tunnel (BC03)
Continuing onward, the next sublevel is the Mermalair Security Tunnel. Designed as a pattern-based platforming level, Security Tunnel is decided around the player avoiding the active damage floor tiles. Within Mermalair Security Tunnel, there is 1 Golden Spatula. Additionally, there is 1 sock to collect.
Notable Mermalair Security Tunnel Strats
CB Security Tunnel Skip
Security Sock VMS
Security Tunnel Skip
Thunder Lag Button
Rolling Ball Room (BC04)
Leaving the Security Tunnel, the next sublevel is Rolling Ball Room. The Rolling Ball Room is a Rube Goldberg style puzzle, with the entire sublevel being designed around a single object. There is also no way to reenter the Ball Room besides through the Security Tunnel. Within the Ball Room there is 1 Golden Spatula: Complete the Rolling Ball Room. Additionally, there is 1 sock to collect.
Notable Rolling Ball Room Strats
Ball Room Clip
Villain Containment System (BC05)
The last sublevel of Mermalair is the Villain Containment System. The Villain Containment System is a boss arena located off of the Mermalair Main Chamber. In it, Spongebob is intended to fight Prawn. Within the Villain Containment System, there is 1 Golden Spatula: Defeat Prawn. Additionally, there is no socks for the player to collect.