This unique Mario collectible chess set tncludes: 32 hand-painted pieces (Mario vs. Bowser), game board, and instructions in a metal collector’s box! The approximate dimensions of the chess board are 18.5″ x 18.5″ and the tallest piece measures around 2.5″ tall. Recommended for ages 7 and up.
Click the image above to go grab a Super Mario Chess set of your very own and engage in an epic chess battle: team Mario vs. Team Bowser!
Check out what they have to say about it over at ThinkGeek:
Ok, we could make up stories about Mario and chess and how much fun it is to combine one of the most beloved franchises in the video gaming world with one of the most classically wonderful thinking game in the universe. But we won’t. And we won’t for one reason, and one reason only: Luigi.
Something shocking has been revealed with the Super Mario Chess Set that is going to rock the gaming world forever. Of course you get the game and the really cool pieces of Mario and the Princess and Yoshi and Bowser, etc. But here’s the shocking part: Luigi is the Queen! OMG! It’s so shocking we have to repeat it: Luigi is Mario’s Queen. WTF? We thought they were brothers!
We thought Birdo was the one with gender questions, not Luigi. But now we know the truth. So, buy the Super Mario Chess Set and show your love and support for chess, Super Mario Brothers, and Luigi’s right to express himself however he chooses. We love you, you Queen in Green.