Dark Koopatrols are enemies found in the game Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door. They are a sub species of the Koopa Troopa and a member of Bowser's Army. They are found in the Glitz Pit and inside the Pit of 100 Trials. Dark Koopatrols are one of the most powerful Koopas in the Mario series.
They appear as a regular Koopa Troopa but have dark armor. They have a spike on their head and a spiky shell.
They are found inside the Pit of 100 Trials. They are in Rooms 61-69
They are also an enemy team inside the Glitz Pit. The Koopinator is ranked number two in the Glitz Pit.