A Vampire Candy is an item and Candy in Mario Party 8. It is a Green Candy with a picture of a Blue Swooper on its wrapper. When the player uses it, they transform into a vampire. As a "Vampire" Character, they spin the dart wheel to determine how many Coins they will steal from the other players. They then steal coins by bouncing on their opponents. The player transformed into a vampire will have a purplish hue and red eyes. When Birdo, Yoshi, or Blooper use the Vampire Candy, their eyes are yellow with red pupils.