Nintendo unveils line of Super Mario x Build-a-Bear “Furry Friends”

Looking for a neat Christmas present for your kids, or someone who is a real fan of Nintendo, and more specifically Mario? Then you should definitely check out the line of Mario “Furry Friends” and accessories, now available at Build-a-Bear (online for now, in-stores from December 15th).

There’s Mario Bear, Yoshi, Bowser, Toad, but also various accessories. For the Furry Friends, you can choose to have them delivered alreayd stuffed, or you can go and stuff them yourselves in-store. Of course, you can also customise the Furry Friends with various accessories, if you want.

Here’s some details about each Furry Friend and set of accessories from Build-a-Bear:

  • Mario ($28)

WOOHOO! Everyone’s favorite mustached-hero is joining the Make-Your-Own fun! With his built-in suit, iconic mustache and Super Mario logo on his paw pad, Mario Bear is ready to jump to the rescue! Make a beloved global icon in furry friend form and add Mario Bear to your all-star team!

  • Yoshi ($25.50)

Kind-hearted and easygoing, Yoshis are always ready for adventure! With their signature shell and shoes included, it’s more fun than ever to add Mario’s closest buddy to your collection.

  • Bowser ($35)

Be the boss with Make-Your-Own Bowser! The troublemaking King of the Koopas is ferociously fun when downsized to furry friend form. With his awesome back shell and a cool Super Mario™ graphic on the paw pad, Bowser is an epic addition to your collection!

  • Toad ($10.50)

“I’m the best!” This cute and helpful Toad always has positive words of encouragement for Mario. This pre-stuffed furry friend features Toad’s signature red and white polka dots, blue vest and white pants. Protect the Mushroom Kingdom and add Toad to your collection!

  • Red Super Mario Hoodie ($10)

Jump into fun with this adorable red hoodie! With a fun Mario and Yoshi graphic on the front, this warm hoodie will delight Super Mario fans of all ages.

  • Luigi costume ($16)

Okie dokie! With his signature green hat and shirt and navy blue overalls included, this official Luigi costume is the perfect way to make your furry friend look just like Mario’s younger brother!

  • Princess Peach costume ($16)

Our princess might be in another castle, but your furry friend will be positively peachy in your arms when dressed in this two-piece Princess Peach costume!

  • Super Mario Wrist Accessory ($8.50)

Power up your furry friend’s accessories by adding this awesome three-piece set to your collection! This plush wrist accessory set comes with Yoshi’s Egg, a Super Star and a Super Mushroom.

  • Bowser 5-in-1 Sounds ($7)

Bwahahaha! Your Bowser furry friend will be the ultimate boss when you add his signature 5-in-1 sounds!

  • Super Mario Bros. Theme Song ($7)

Power up your all-star team and head to the castle by adding the Super Mario Bros. Theme Song to your furry friend! This iconic theme will play throughout the Mushroom Kingdom anytime you give your furry friend a hug!

And here’s some pictures:

If you want more details and/or place an order, click here to go to the Build-a-Bear website!


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