Toad is a species that have a mushroom instead of a normal head. They are an ally of Mario, and are very friendly in character. They usually serve as a steward, although in some games they are a playable character; They also seem to ally princess peach and protect her from Bowser. They appear in The Mushroom Kingdom a lot. They live in Toad Town and Princess Peach's Castle. They seem to have a light squeaky voice and they are rated cutest Mario character.