Gallant Grotto

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Gallant Grotto
Author: ISwearChris
Version: v1.31-CTGP
Date of latest version: 2023-11-15
Editors used: ANoob's BRRES Material Tool, Blender, BrawlBox, GIMP, Lorenzi's KMP Editor, Post-Effect Editor, RiiStudio
WBZ files:
Download: Icedrive


Gallant Grotto is a custom track created by ISwearChris. The track takes place in a temple on a deserted island in the night, taken over by pirates and left completely ramshackled.


v1.3 Time Trial (Dolphin)
Beta VS Race (Dolphin)
Alpha 3 VS Race (Dolphin)

Version History

Version Date of release Information
Alpha 2023-02-06 First release
Alpha 2 2023-02-18
  • Fixed janky half-pipes.
  • Lowered a respawn point.
  • Fixed some checkpoints and a no lap count.
  • Added a few gameplay elements.
  • Made the ship fall down on the final lap.
  • Removed a shroomless barrel shortcut.
  • Fixed opening section collision.
  • Added a red box on the tip of the pirate ship.
  • Fixed a few item routes.
  • Added a few minor visual changes.
Alpha 3 2023-02-26
  • Improved visuals.
  • Fixed a few more half-pipe errors.
  • Improved KCL and KMP.
Beta 2023-03-01
  • Improved visuals and added lightmap.
  • Removed some half-pipes.
  • Improved KCL.
  • Added intro cameras.
  • Added BBLM and BLIGHT post-effects.
v1.0 2023-03-18
  • Improved visuals and lightmaps.
  • Added custom Shantae-themed Shy Guys (poihana) and more custom pirate Goombas.
  • Improved KCL.
  • Fixed item box placements.
  • Adjusted respawn points and general KMP tweaks.
  • Improved half-pipe and boost visuals.
  • Improved performance and reduced Slow Motion Bug.
  • Replaced bad shader and indirect settings that caused texture flickering on console.
v1.1-CTGP 2023-03-23
  • Adjusted object placement.
  • Fixed some small bugs and enemy and item routes.
  • Fixed a few model issues.
  • Improved lightmap.
  • Adjusted a few textures.
  • Made general polishing.
  • Optimized some files.
v1.2 2023-04-22
  • Made split routes after ship enter on even levels.
  • Fixed an issue where you could not make a jump while small and tricked early.
  • Fixed up water splash positions and draw settings.
  • Improved texture mapping on the metal fence outside to not look like it is wrapping on the ends.
  • Uncorrupted half-pipe and boost effects using an indirect matrix.
  • Made it harder to hit the ceiling inside the boat area.
  • Made track brighter and improved lighting.
  • Improved water animation.
v1.3 2023-06-30
  • Changed skybox.
  • Improved boat design and visuals.
  • Added warning signs to indicate sand out of bounds.
  • Improved lightmap.
  • Made water materials opaque to remove Harry Potter Effect.
  • Added a respawn point to make the track completely baggable.
v1.31-CTGP 2023-11-15
  • Readded boost animation.
  • Made gates at the opening section double sided.
  • Replaced water texture.

Custom Track Distributions

This track is part of the following Custom Track Distributions:

Names in Other Languages

Dutch: Dapperheidsgrot
French: Grotte Majestueuse
German: Majestische Grotte
Italian: Grotta Galante
Japanese: ふるびたどうくつ
Korean: -
Portuguese: -
Russian: -
Spanish: -
Greek: -
Polish: -
Finnish: Uljas Luola
Swedish: -
Czech: -
Danish: -