Super Mario Trading Card Collection
The Super Mario Trading Card Collection is a series of Mario collectible cards launched by the Italian publishing house Panini Group in April 2022. A complete set comprises 252 main cards, as well as 9 additional limited edition cards that are deemed "outside of the ordinary card assortment". A designated collector's album is also sold in stores, containing a brochure with a checklist for the 252 non-limited edition cards.
The cards are officially distributed in the following packages:
The official trading card checklist, seen on the card packages and the brochure in the collector's album, divides the cards into multiple categories. In total, the checklist recognizes 252 cards, of which 180 are "base" cards and 72 are "special" cards, the latter of which have a shiny foil plastered on their front side. The checklist excludes limited edition cards. The following is a list of card categories in this collection; items with a star symbol (✹) indicate a category for special cards, as shown in the album brochure: