Princess Daisy is a fictional character in the Mario series of video games, who first appeared in 1989's Super Mario Land. She is the princess of the fictional kingdom of Sarasaland, who is kidnapped by Tatanga. Since her appearance in Mario Tennis, she has become a staple playable character in the Mario spin-off games, in which she is often paired up with Princess Peach. It is often speculated that she is Luigi's love interest. Her official description for Mario Party 4 states that she and Luigi have a rumored love interest, more so from Luigi; but Waluigi likes her too, which she does not appreciate. Daisy appears as a protagonist in the 1993 film Super Mario Bros., portrayed by Samantha Mathis. The character is created by Shigeru Miyamoto's mentor Gunpei Yokoi.
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