More LEGO Super Mario Sets Are Coming in January

LEGO Super Mario

It’s Mario time! Again.

Today, LEGO and Nintendo have announced that a new wave of Super Mario sets are due to come out on 1st January. Compatible with the existing range of LEGO Super Mario sets, there’ll soon be a brand new creative toolbox, three new expansions, two new power-up packs and a new series of collectible characters.

LEGO Super Mario 71380 Master Your Adventure Maker

The first of the new sets is Master Your Adventure Maker. It’s described as a “creative toolbox”, designed to allow builders to fully customise their existing Super Mario course. As you can see in the picture below, rather than being a complete set by itself, it adds in lots of elements. So it’s somewhat of an expansion to the original Starter Course that released earlier this year.

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The Master Your Adventure Maker set will retail for £49.99.

Also announced is a Chain Chop Jungle Encounter, Piranha Plant Puzzling Challenge, and Wiggler’s Poison Swamp.

LEGO Super Mario 71381 Chain Chomp Jungle Encounter

This set contains 160 pieces and retails for £19.99. It’s a cute jungle-themed set containing a brick-built Chomp. As if you didn’t guess already from its title.

LEGO Super Mario 71382 Piranha Plant Puzzling Challenge

Next up, Piranha Plant Puzzling Challenge (bit of a mouthful) contains 267 pieces and retails for £24.99. Containing two piranha plants, a see-saw obstacle and an enemy to be stomped, it’s a nice addition to any adventure course.

LEGO Super Mario 71383 Wiggler’s Poison Swamp

The final expansion set is Wiggler’s Poison Swamp. There’s 374 pieces to this one, and it costs £34.99. And, you guessed it, it puts Mario in a poison swamp.

With an eye-catching purple base to represent the swamp, it’s significantly bigger than the other sets. There’s a lot of neat details here; a flying enemy, a long (and distractingly cute) Wiggler, some floating blocks, a goomba and more.

Power-up and Character Packs

We’re not done yet! Accompanying the new expansion sets are two new power-up packs and a second series of character packs.

The two new power-up suits for Mario are Penguin Mario and Tanooki Mario, both priced at £8.99 each. Look how cute they are:

You can see the second series of characters below. As before, each will come packaged in a blind bag, priced at £3.99. The unusual shape of most of these makes them easier than minifigures to have a feel around at, though…

Phew. All of these new LEGO Super Mario sets will be available from LEGO in-store and online, and selected third party retailers, from 1st January 2021.

This article originally appeared on That Brick Site.