|First appearance||Donkey Kong|
|Series of origin||Super Mario (series)|
|Created by||Shigeru Miyamoto|
|Designed by||Shigeru Miyamoto|
|Voiced by (English)||Charles Martinet|
|Voiced by (Japanese)||Charles Martinet|
Depicted as a short, pudgy, Italian plumber who resides in the Mushroom Kingdom, he repeatedly rescues Princess Peach from the Koopa villain Bowser and stops his numerous plans to destroy him and take over the kingdom. Mario also has other enemies and rivals, including Donkey Kong and Wario.