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Comparision of the voice over actors who have been the voice of Yoshi with sound clips and images.
Franchise: Super Mario Bros.

Created by Pokejedservo on Jul 15 2009
Super Mario Bros Series
YoshiKazumi Totaka
Kazumi Totaka
Super Mario World (1991)
YoshiAndrew Sabiston
Andrew Sabiston


Ah Yoshi everyone's favorite little green Dinosaur that has been quite the regular in the series ever since the first SNES game namely Super Mario World.

And speaking of which his debut into North American animation is namely the Super Mario World animated series voiced by Andrew Sabiston. It might seem strange for him to be voiced by a guy but Andrew does do a fairly convincing cutesy higher voice so I am willing to give him credit for that. When it comes to Canadian Voice Talent Mr. Sabiston has been doing this for years but hasn't had that many roles at all let alone memorable ones. But still I would say that Yoshi in the SMW animated series is probably Andrews best work.

Now as for the games we have one of Nintendo's music composers Kazumi Totaka whom has been voicing Yoshi ever since Yoshi's story. Now normally we don't use Japanese Voice talent in BTVA's Voice compares since its kind of hard to understand Japanese audio clips but all things considered I think we can make an exception here. While Yoshi usually only says his name, Kazumi does do a lively performance for Yoshi's energetic personality with a very fitting voice.

So I must say both sides do definitely fit their respective roles for sure.



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Shaun Ince
said at 10:25 AM on Tue Mar 28 2017
Kazumi Tokata is the best here. No one else comes close.
said at 9:18 AM on Tue Mar 28 2017
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Andrew Sabiston fits the cartoon version of Yoshi rather well. And Kazumi Tokaka, of course does a great job as Yoshi in the games themselves... I'd say it's a tie for me personally.
said at 2:48 AM on Sat Jan 28 2017
Kazumi Totaka is pretty classic as Yoshi, enough said, going with him here.

Andrew Sabiston's performance is good, but a bit too forced at times.
said at 3:08 PM on Mon Jan 23 2017
I call a tie.
said at 6:05 AM on Tue May 31 2016
Kazumi Totaka, 'nuff said.
said at 9:20 PM on Mon May 30 2016
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Andrew is good, but I prefer Kazumi.
said at 8:10 AM on Thu Jan 21 2016
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Obviously Totaka, but Sabiston's is sort of cute in his own way.
said at 9:17 AM on Sat Sep 19 2015
Both are fun to listen to, but I like Andrew Sabiston's performance best.
said at 1:27 PM on Fri Jul 24 2015
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Kazumi is my prefered Yoshi. Especially his performance in Mario Strikers Charged. That's Yosh at his most adorable
said at 5:54 PM on Thu Feb 5 2015
1) Andrew Sabiston
2) Kazumi Totaka
said at 1:53 PM on Wed May 21 2014
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Kazumi's because HOLY **** HIS VOCAL CORDS MAKE ADOREIBLE NOISES ((its problably effects but still ))
said at 11:29 PM on Sat Apr 5 2014
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Totaka, because is there any reason why not?
said at 9:34 PM on Sat Apr 5 2014
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That's pretty obvious.

Kazumi Totaka
said at 6:27 AM on Sun Dec 1 2013
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Kazumi Totaka obviously, Andrew Sabiston is annoying.
said at 9:30 AM on Fri Oct 11 2013
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Kazumi will always be Yoshi while Andrew really misses the mark.
said at 2:34 AM on Fri Apr 3 2015
@Ross123 And Kazumi's version is uber cutie
said at 11:52 AM on Mon Oct 7 2013
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Kazumi, easily. Andrew Sabiston sounds like a Toad trying to imitate Yoshi.
said at 5:33 AM on Wed Mar 13 2013
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It would be funny if you guys also had sound clips of Yoshi's "SFX" voice from the 1990s.
Nightmare Crusher
said at 5:46 PM on Fri Feb 3 2012
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Kazumi's Yoshi voice is just SSSSSSSSSOOOOOOO adorable.
said at 7:08 PM on Fri Oct 7 2011
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Kazumi Totaka obviously. I'm not going to even bother explaining why.
said at 2:13 PM on Thu May 26 2011
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1. Kazumi Totaka - Do I need a reason?
2. Andrew Sabiston- His Yoshi voice was hilarious!

My personal favorite, however, is his voice from Mario Kart 64, which I've heard is Isaac Marshall, but I don't know for sure.
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