Nintendo Characters and Accessories Now Available at Build-A-Bear

Nintendo Characters and Accessories Now Available at Build-A-Bear

Bear Mario is filled with love and stuffing.

Sometimes after a bad day, you just need a hug. And if no hugs are available in your immediate vicinity, try building one.

Earlier today, Nintendo and Build-A-Bear announced a new line of Nintendo products. You can build a Mario-bear as well as Yoshi, Bowser, and Toad. Plenty of Nintendo-themed accessories are available for you to craft, too, including a red Mario hoodie, a Luigi costume, a Peach costume, and more.

Bowser doesn't mean to be cranky. He just wants love.

You can buy the new Nintendo line through the Build-A-Bear website now, or you can wait until it hits retail stores on December 15. Either way, if you've got some last-minute holiday shopping to do, you're covered. Prices vary from $35 for Bowser (because everyone wants Bowser) to $10 for Toad (because nobody wants Toad. Captain Toad, on the other hand…).

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Nadia Oxford

Staff Writer

Nadia has been writing about games for so long, only the wind and the rain (or the digital facsimiles thereof) remember her true name. She's written for Nerve, About.com, Gamepro, IGN, 1UP, PlayStation Official Magazine, and other sites and magazines that sling words about video games. She co-hosts the Axe of the Blood God podcast, where she mostly screams about Dragon Quest.

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