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Yoshi is one of the stars of the Mushroom Kingdom. He often helps Mario on his adventures but sometimes sets out to save the day on his own too!
Find out all about our faithful friend below in these Yoshi Fun Facts. Was there really once a pink Yoshi?!
Yoshi is not a dinosaur, but simply a Yoshi!
When not encountering enemies, Yoshi loves to eat fruit.
Yoshi has a long tongue that can be used to eat almost anything!
Yoshi can also beat enemies by producing eggs and throwing them in their direction.
Yoshi is most commonly green, but there have been red, yellow, blue, pink, purple, brown, black, white and orange Yoshis that sometimes have special skills!
Yoshi often carries the likes of Baby Mario, Baby Donkey Kong and Baby Peach throughout an adventure.
Sometimes, there are Baby Yoshis that hatch from Yoshi Eggs. Characters like Mario need to carry them around and feed them before they grow into a full-size Yoshi that can be ridden.
Yoshi can throw huge eggs called Mega Eggdozers, which destroy almost anything in their path!
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