LEGO Super Mario sets, launch date revealed

Last month, Nintendo and LEGO announced a partnership for a new line of toys featuring Mario and the Mario universe called LEGO Super Mario. The line features a Mario figure with a built-in screen, speakers, and accelerometer to give a Mario World experience.

Announced this week are sets for LEGO Super Mario where players can recreate their favorite experiences from Mario games. The entire line becomes available on August 1, with the first Starter Set at $59.99 which also includes the Mario figure and a Bowser figure. There's a total of 231 pieces with the set along with app intergration with the Mario figure.

Check out the announcement and reveal video below: