This article is from the 2006 series of SMBZ and is no longer canon.

Frankly Professor Frankly • Supporting Character
No Alternate Forms • Appearances
Professor Frankly's Character Appearances
Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4
Episode 5 Episode 6 Episode 7 Episode 8
Episode 9

Professor Frankly is a character in Super Mario Bros. Z that originally appeared in Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door. He appears in Episode 7. Professor Frankly is an elderly Goomba who resides in Rogueport studying the history of the Mushroom Kingdom. Stuffwell sent a transmission to him in hopes of explaining the mysterious pipe that Mario, Sonic, and Mecha Sonic jumped into. Frankly explained the whole story of the Minus World, its history, how Queen Pesca VIII ruled the underground passages and how prisoners and innocents were sent into the Minus World.