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Nintendo teams with fashion label Vans to bring retro characters to footwear lines

Videogame creator Nintendo has partnered with Vans to deliver a new line of sneakers inspired by retro games and iconic characters.

Mario joins the likes of Duck Hunt and the cast of Zelda in the line that includes the popular Sk8-Hi, Old Skool, Authentic and Slip-On.

Other classic images from Nintendo will also feature, include graphics of the NES controller and the Nintendo logo.

The Vans x Nintendo collection is due to be released this June.

Check out the images of the collection below:

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