Nintendo's getting into the variant game with gold and silver Mario amiibo

Polygon

If you're an amiibo collector, watch out. Taking another page from the Skylanders playbook, it looks like Nintendo will be releasing a pair of as-yet-unannounced Mario amiibo figures with special gold and silver paint jobs.

The new metallic Marios are based on the upcoming Mario resculpt that's hitting alongside Mario Party 10.

Since Nintendo hasn't officially announced the gold and silver edition Mario amiibo, we don't have too many details. Their existence was discovered in a pair of Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) certificates posted to Nintendo's website. They have since been removed. We've reached out to Nintendo for comment and clarification on how these Mario amiibo figures will be distributed, either at retail,...

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