4. Yoshi

Series: Super Mario Bros.
First Appearance: Super Mario World 

Yoshi would have to be one of the best sidekicks of all time. Though he would leave it up to us to explore ghost houses and trounce Bowser's adopted children in Super Mario World, Yoshi always held it down and made sure we got out of sticky situations. He became a star in Super Mario World 2 which launched his own series. W

e can say Yoshi is the most popular dragon in gaming with the amount of games he has been in as well as the amount of memorabilia in his likeness and image (in a vast and almost endless number of colors). Yoshi goes hard in every game, and when the going gets tough he manages to keep his smile