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Nintendo Fans Will Freak Out Over Vans' New Retro Sneakers

These shoes are more super than Mario.

Daaamn, Daniel. Back at it again with the Princess Peach-themed Vans!

Even the biggest Vans fan of all time may be surprised to hear the skate shoe company is launching a sneaker collection inspired by vintage Nintendo video games.

The new line of kicks will feature Super Mario characters, NES controllers and pixellated designs, a throwback to Nintendo's era of 8-bit programming.

Somebody call Luigi!

Vans' classic high-top gets an eye-popping update with vintage Mario.
Vans' classic high-top gets an eye-popping update with vintage Mario.
Duck Hunt on your feet? Yes please!
Duck Hunt on your feet? Yes please!
Princess Peach graces this classic style.
Princess Peach graces this classic style.
All sorts of Mario characters decorate these slip-ons.
All sorts of Mario characters decorate these slip-ons.
...and a Donkey Kong lace-up never hurt, either.
...and a Donkey Kong lace-up never hurt, either.
For those unfamiliar: Those are <a href="http://www.amazon.com/NES-Controller-Generic-Nintendo-Entertainment-System/dp/B000UCF9TA" target="_blank">NES controllers</a>, the video game devices&nbsp;of yore.
For those unfamiliar: Those are NES controllers, the video game devices of yore.
Skate shoes go for the gold with some shiny&nbsp;pixels.
Skate shoes go for the gold with some shiny pixels.

The Vans x Nintendo collection will launch early this summer, a spokesperson for the brand told HuffPost. Most stores that carry Vans in the U.S. will likely stock the shoes, and some international outlets may as well: German sneaker house 43 Einhalb plans to offer them next month, a representative said.

You can sign up for updates on the collection at Vans.com.

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