“I'm... Ashley. You're wondering… what I'm up to? Just open your eyes... It'll all become clear.”
— Ashley, WarioWare: D.I.Y
Ashley (Japanese: アシュリーAshurī) is a character in the WarioWare series and a so-called "friend" of Wario. She is a young witch who owns a mansion where she experiments with spells and potions. Ashley is a lonely girl whose parents abandoned her, and all she wants is for them to love and care about her. The only company she ever has is her assistant Red (Japanese: レッドReddo), a small imp who usually helps Ashley gather potions for spells and magical experimenting.
Ashley will appear in Super Mario Revolution, and this will mark the first time a WarioWare character other than Wario will appear in a Mario game. her mansion will be a world in the game. Ashley is not the boss of the world, but rather, Wario is. She will appear randomly and cast spells at you.
Ashley is a player on the Wario Muscles team on the multiplayer Wii sports game Mario Rugby League. She is a skilful character with average strength and speed. Her special skill is to shoot a magical spell as an extended tackle.
Red as he appears in LazyTown Party (Icelandic: Latibær: Veisla Leikir) (Japanese: 退屈ランド：地獄対天国, Taikutsu Rando: Jigoku Tai Tengoku, meaing Bored Land: Heaven vs. H***), which is released in 1997/1998 on the N64, along with a female angel named Blue.
Ashley was announced to be the main protagonist of the game Crazy Galaxy, which was an April Fool's Day joke Nintendo released through the Nintendo Badge Arcade in 2017. This game would have seen an adult Ashley who, alongside four other characters, was flung across the galaxy after an accident in "astronaut school". Crazy Galaxy focused on Ashley and her four companions as rock stars, who needed to either fight or befriend the aliens they came across to reach their home.