|Appears in||Mother 3, in Chapter 3 and Chapter 7.|
'Samba (サルコ Saruko) is Salsa's girlfriend, or as Kumatora puts it, his "love monkey". She is captured by the Pigmask Army, and used as blackmail to have Salsa do their bidding. She is first seen at the start of Chapter 3, when the Pigmasks' ship lands in the Death Desert. She is then seen in Chapter 7, running away from Lucas and Boney, whom they think are Pigmasks.
- Both Salsa and Samba are named after dances.
- Samba's name is never mentioned except in the cast.