LEGO Super Mario
LEGO Super Mario is a product partnership between Danish toy company LEGO and Mario featuring characters, settings, and objects from Super Mario made of bricks that can interact, including Mario, Yoshi, Shy Guy, Piranha Plant, and Bowser Jr.
The product was first teased on March 10, 2020 (Mario Day) on Twitter, and officially announced on March 12, 2020. Several set pictures and names were officially revealed on April 6, 2020, as well as a few new sets. The theme released early at Target in late July and everywhere else on August 1, 2020 with 13 sets revolving around the new interactive Mario figure, which has been shown to react to different things through scanning different stickers on top of 2x2 tiles below it.
Officially announced on July 14, 2020, a LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System was also released as part of the partnership on August 1. The set consists of LEGO versions of the system itself, the controller, a Super Mario Bros. cartridge, and a television with a moving panorama depicting a level from the aforementioned game. The Mario figure is also compatible with the set.
On November 17, 2020, a second wave of sets was officially announced after the set numbers and prices had been released in September. The new wave features a further seven sets, including two new power-up packs, a "Maker Set", a new series of character packs and three expansion sets.
On April 20, 2021, another Starter Course was officially announced after Mario was updated to mention Luigi when waking up from sleep. This new Starter Course comes with an interactive LEGO Luigi with unique sounds and reactions.
On September 9, 2021, Nintendo and LEGO announced the LEGO Super Mario 64 ? Block, a large ? Block that opens up into dioramas of areas from Super Mario 64: Peach's Castle, Bob-omb Battlefield, Cool, Cool Mountain, and Lethal Lava Land (referred to as Lethal Lava Trouble in the set). The set was released on October 1, 2021.
Mario and Luigi have a small screen on their chest, displaying different things depending on what they interact with.
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