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The '''''Yoshi'' '''series consists of puzzle and platformer games that is a spin-off of the ''[[Mario (series)|Super Mario]]'' franchise, starring the green dinosaur, [[Yoshi (character)|Yoshi]]. Although the primary character of the Yoshi series is Yoshi himself, [[Baby Mario]] and the other baby characters often feature in the games, riding on Yoshi's back
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{{VG Series|name = ''Yoshi''|image = [[File:Yoshi.png]]|developer = [[Nintendo EAD]]<br>[[Arzest]]<br>[[Good-Feel]]|publisher = [[Nintendo]]|firstgame = ''[[Yoshi (video game)|Yoshi]]'' (1991)|latest = ''[[Yoshi's Crafted World]]'' (2019)|genre = Platformer}}
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The '''''Yoshi''''' '''series''' consists of puzzle and platformer games that is a spin-off of the ''[[Mario (series)|Super Mario]]'' franchise, starring the green dinosaur, [[Yoshi (character)|Yoshi]]. Although the primary character of the Yoshi series is Yoshi himself, [[Baby Mario]] and the other baby characters often feature in the games, riding on Yoshi's back.
   
 
==History==
 
==History==
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[[File:Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Character Art - Yoshi.png|Yoshi, the main character of the Yoshi series.|thumb|250px]]The series' main character, Yoshi the cute little dinosuar, first appeared in ''[[Super Mario World]]'' for the SNES. The game was popular for multiple reasons, though the introduction of Yoshi is one of the more notable events that occurred in the game. Nintendo later made a sequel to the game which can arguably be considered a ''Yoshi'' title rather than a ''Mario'' title, seeing as how Yoshi is the star while Mario is a secondary character.
The series' main character, Yoshi the cute little dinosuar, first appeared in ''[[Super Mario World]]'' for the SNES. The game was popular for multiple reasons, though the introduction of Yoshi is one of the more notable events that occurred in the game. Nintendo later made a sequel to the game which can arguably be considered a ''Yoshi'' title rather than a ''Mario'' title, seeing as how Yoshi is the star while Mario is a secondary character.
 
 
==Reception==
 
 
The series has received criticism for being too "childish", particularly Yoshi's Story, which was also deemed "too easy". Regardless, the Yoshi series continues to be popular with Nintendo fans of all ages.
 
   
 
==List of Games==
 
==List of Games==
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===Main games===
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*''[[Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island]] ''([[1995]], [[Super Nintendo Entertainment System|SNES]])
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*''[[Yoshi's Story]] ''([[1997]], [[Nintendo 64]])
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*''[[Yoshi Topsy-Turvy]] ''([[2004]], [[Game Boy Advance]]) - Known as ''Yoshi's Universal Gravitation ''in other regions
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*''[[Yoshi Touch & Go]] ''([[2005]], [[Nintendo DS]])
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*''[[Yoshi's Island DS]] ''([[2006]], Nintendo DS)
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*''[[Yoshi's New Island]] ''([[2014]], [[Nintendo 3DS]])
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*''[[Yoshi's Woolly World]] ''([[2015]], [[Wii U]])
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*''[[Yoshi's Crafted World]] ''​([[2018]], [[Nintendo Switch]])
   
=== Main games ===
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===Remakes===
* ''[[Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island]] ''([[1995]], [[Super Nintendo Entertainment System|SNES]])
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*''[[Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3]]'' (Game Boy Advance)
* ''[[Yoshi's Story]] ''([[1997]], [[Nintendo 64]])
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*''[[Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World]]'' (Nintendo 3DS)
* ''[[Yoshi Topsy-Turvy]] ''([[2004]], [[Game Boy Advance]]) - Known as ''Yoshi's Universal Gravitation ''in other regions
 
* ''[[Yoshi Touch & Go]] ''([[2005]], [[Nintendo DS]])
 
* ''[[Yoshi's Island DS]] ''([[2006]], Nintendo DS)
 
* ''[[Yoshi's New Island]] ''([[2014]], [[Nintendo 3DS]])
 
* ''[[Yoshi's Woolly World]] ''([[2015]], [[Wii U]])
 
* ''[[Yoshi's Crafted World]] ''​([[2018]], [[Nintendo Switch]])
 
   
=== Remakes ===
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===Spin-offs ===
* ''[[Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3]]''
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*''[[Yoshi (video game)|Yoshi ]]'' ([[1991]], NES/Game Boy)
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*''[[Yoshi's Cookie]]'' ([[1992]], NES/Game Boy; [[1993]], SNES)
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*''[[Yoshi's Safari]] ''(1993, SNES)
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*''[[Tetris Attack]]'' (''Yoshi no Panepon'' in Japan) (1996, SNES/Game Boy)
   
=== Spin-offs ===
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==Reception==
* ''[[Yoshi (video game)|Yoshi ]]'' ([[1991]], NES/Game Boy)
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The series has received criticism for being too "childish", particularly Yoshi's Story, which was also deemed "too easy". Regardless, the Yoshi series continues to be popular with Nintendo fans of all ages.
* ''[[Yoshi's Cookie]]'' ([[1992]], NES/Game Boy; [[1993]], SNES)
 
* ''[[Yoshi's Safari]] ''(1993, SNES)
 
   
 
==Legacy==
 
==Legacy==
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Yoshi's popularity has led to the use of him in all spinoff games thus far, sometimes in all his colors. ''[[Super Smash Bros. Melee]]'' has a a Yoshi's Story themed stage while ''[[Super Smash Bros. Brawl]]'' has a Yoshi's Island DS themed stage. A Yoshi's Woolly World stage, [[Woolly World]], appears in the Wii U version of ''[[Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U]]''. Yoshi has a Crafted World skin in ''[[Super Smash Bros. Ultimate]]''.
   
Yoshi's popularity has led to the use of him in all spinoff games thus far, sometimes in all his colors. [[Super Smash Bros. Melee|''Super Smash Bros. Melee'']] has a a Yoshi's Story themed stage while [[Super Smash Bros. Brawl]] has a Yoshi's Island DS themed stage. A Yoshi's Woolly World stage, [[Woolly World]], appears in [[Super Smash Bros. for Wii U]]. Yoshi has a Crafted World skin in [[Super Smash Bros. Ultimate]].
 
 
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Revision as of 09:59, December 2, 2019

The Yoshi series consists of puzzle and platformer games that is a spin-off of the Super Mario franchise, starring the green dinosaur, Yoshi. Although the primary character of the Yoshi series is Yoshi himself, Baby Mario and the other baby characters often feature in the games, riding on Yoshi's back.

History

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Character Art - Yoshi

Yoshi, the main character of the Yoshi series.

The series' main character, Yoshi the cute little dinosuar, first appeared in Super Mario World for the SNES. The game was popular for multiple reasons, though the introduction of Yoshi is one of the more notable events that occurred in the game. Nintendo later made a sequel to the game which can arguably be considered a Yoshi title rather than a Mario title, seeing as how Yoshi is the star while Mario is a secondary character.

List of Games

Main games

Remakes

Spin-offs

Reception

The series has received criticism for being too "childish", particularly Yoshi's Story, which was also deemed "too easy". Regardless, the Yoshi series continues to be popular with Nintendo fans of all ages.

Legacy

Yoshi's popularity has led to the use of him in all spinoff games thus far, sometimes in all his colors. Super Smash Bros. Melee has a a Yoshi's Story themed stage while Super Smash Bros. Brawl has a Yoshi's Island DS themed stage. A Yoshi's Woolly World stage, Woolly World, appears in the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U. Yoshi has a Crafted World skin in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

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