- "The town is in an uproar! The princess kidnapped! The very castle uprooted! It's bedlam!"
- ― A Toad at the entrance of Toad Town
Toad Town is the capital of the Mushroom Kingdom and is a recurring location in the Mario series. While in many games, the appearance changes with each release. This town serves a the location before Princess Peach's Castle.
In Paper Mario, Toad Town serves as the hub of all activity. With various inhabitants, Toad Town is the entrance to Princess Peach's castle. After the defeat of each boss, Mario returns to Toad Town to discover it in a type of turmoil which leads into the next Chapter.Super Mario Galaxy as the first area seen in the game, where the Star Festival was taken place.
The beginning of Super Mario Galaxy 2 takes place near Toad Town. Part of it is also shown when Bowser attacks the Kingdom.