The Nintendo Switch is getting TWO Super Mario controllers for his 35th anniversary, and pre-orders are open now!

Will you be tempted to invested in a Mario Switch controller? Pre-orders are open now, and the release date isn’t far off…

by Rob Leane
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Nintendo has revealed that two special Nintendo Switch controllers are coming, to mark the 35th anniversary of the Super Mario franchise later this year.

This marks the latest in a long series of new products to mark this particular occasion: we’ve also seen the LEGO Mario kit and the LEGO NES set, and there are rumours of some new Mario games in the works as well.

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Keep reading to learn more about these two Mario-themed Switch controllers…

PowerA Mario Controller for Nintendo Switch: Golden M price and release date

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Brought to us by PowerA and nicknamed the ‘Golden M’, this Pro-style Mario Switch controller will set you back $24.99 USD, and it is due to launch into the world on 4th September 2020.

Pre-orders have opened on Amazon in select regions, so you can click here to fly off to Amazon and ponder whether to place a pre-order.

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Nintendo Switch HORIPAD Mini Super Mario: Price and release date

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Designed by HORI, this smaller Mario Switch controller will launch on 1st September 2020 at a price point of $24.99 USD.

Pre-orders for the Nintendo Switch HORIPAD Mini Super Mario are open now on Amazon (in some regions), so you can click here to visit Amazon and consider making a purchase.

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Rob Leane