Who is the Mario guy?

He has also inspired a considerable amount of unofficial media. With more than 750 million units sold worldwide, the overall Mario franchise is the bestselling video game franchise of all time….

Created by Shigeru Miyamoto
Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto Yōichi Kotabe Shigefumi Hino

Who is the red guy in Mario?

Mario character
Artwork from Mario Kart Tour
First appearance Super Mario Bros. (1985)
Created by Shigeru Miyamoto

Who is the turtle guy in Mario?

Koopa Troopa

Koopa Troopa
Mario character
A red Koopa Troopa, as depicted in promotional artwork for New Super Mario Bros. U
First appearance Mario Bros. (1983) as Shellcreepers Super Mario Bros. (1985) as Troopas
Last appearance Mario Party Superstars (2021)

Are Waluigi and Wario villains?

Waluigi is a recurring antagonist and occasional anti-hero in the Super Mario franchise. Introduced in Mario Tennis in 2000, he serves as the primary compatriot of Wario and as an “anti-Luigi” in much the same way Wario serves as the reverse of Mario.

Who are the Mario Brothers based on?

Mario Segale, the inspiration for one of the most recognizable characters in the world, was Nintendo’s landlord in Washington state during the 1970s. Mario Segale, who inspired the plucky plumber Mario — one of the most recognizable characters in the world, let alone in video games — has died at age 84.

Does Shy Guy have a face?

Due to their timidity, Shy Guys almost always wear masks, leaving the appearance of their true face unknown. In a cutscene in Mario Power Tennis, Shy Guy trips on a stairstep, causing its mask to fall off. Its unmasked appearance is not seen on-camera, but Luigi is frightened by it.