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A daily look back at the toys, games, and objects that captured our attention as children and continue to fascinate us today.

Super Mario Brothers Limited Edition Playing Cards from Nintendo

Company: Nintendo
Available: Now
Price: $12.00 USD

In the mid-1980s, the Super Mario Brothers video game made a splash on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) platform, racking up sales of over 40 million games. Super Mario Brothers has even been credited with helping to revitalize the then-stagnant video game market.

As an homage to the iconic video game, Nintendo has created a limited-edition set of retro playing cards. Now, old-school gamers can bring Mario, Luigi, Princess Toadstool et al. to their weekly poker nights. The cards’ “8-bit” design has a retro feel and reminds us that HD hasn’t really been around for too long.

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