Nintendo and Uniqlo teamed up on a new line of Super Mario-themed clothing, and it’s fantastic

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Though clearly a reference to the ‘Super Mario Bros.’ franchise, these shirts are more evocative than they are direct. Uniqlo

Nintendo’s iconic art is a perfect match for the kitschy, surprisingly subtle design that Uniqlo offers in its new “Nintendo Super Mario Family Museum” collection.

Forget about power-up mushrooms and “Classically Trained” clichés – the shirts from the collaboration between Nintendo and Uniqlo are shockingly restrained and stylish.

Check out some of the best ones right here:


The “Nintendo Super Mario Family Museum” collection features shirts for men, women, and children.

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Here’s a closer look at the detail:

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Rather than featuring obvious designs, the shirts smartly use characters in new ways.

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This women’s shirt, for instance, features a Boo from “Super Mario World.” Rather than just a plain white shirt with a Boo, it uses the circular nature of Boo to hide the character among a standard polka dot design.

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Each shirt even has its own little details, like this amazing little tag:

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The shirts are extremely affordable, per Uniqlo’s standard M.O. — just under $US10 for the kids shirts, and just under $US15 for the adult versions.

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The full “Nintendo Super Mario Family Museum” collection is available now on Uniqlo’s website and in “select” stores.

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Check out the collection right here.