It’s August, which means classes will be starting up soon. If you’re looking at going back to school in style, then Nintendo NY has got you covered! Starting now, the store has Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda (specifically Wind Waker), Pokémon and even some ‘90s love for the Game Boy Color — all on themed backpacks available for purchase.

 
Seriously, where were these backpacks when I was in junior high and high school?

With some online sleuthing, it seems that not all of these are exclusive to the Nintendo NY location — hooray! So far, we’ve spotted the Game Boy Color print over on Hot Topic’s site alongside other Nintendo themed backpacks. Retailers like BoxLunch, Spencer’s and other similar stores might be carrying these new designs in-store and online (soon). For the time being though, there’s plenty of Nintendo themed backpacks at all three stores.

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Written by Jennifer Burch

Illustrator, designer, writer and big Nintendo geek, you can find Jennifer with an N3DS within reach 24/7. As the oldest of three, she has survived many Mario Party, Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart sessions intact in addition to getting her brothers hooked on some really weird games. (Cubivore anyone?)

Jennifer Burch