Super Mario Cereal

When rumors of a Super Mario breakfast cereal began to spread earlier this week, I was fairly confident that everyone was being punked. Not that a Nintendo-themed foodstuff would be all that surprising (it's happened before), but I just wasn't buying it. Then, on Thursday morning, Nintendo published a press release confirming its existence.

Super Mario Cereal, according to the press release, will "take fans on a breakfast odyssey that will continue long after the cereal box is empty." This might sound like hyperbole, but Nintendo is serious -- once you're done with the cereal, you can use the box as an amiibo with your Switch to receive free items in Super Mario Odyssey.

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