Update: Online retailer Schuh now has stock of the Nintendo themed Vans, with many items offered in sizes now out of stock on the Vans online store.
The retailer also has several shoes which are not available elsewhere, including a couple of Mario designs.
Update: The Nintendo themed Vans are now on sale in the UK via the link www.vans.co.uk/uk-en/nintendo-collection.html.
Go fill your boots to be sure to secure the designs you want before your size sells out.
Update: The Vans Europe Twitter account has confirmed the Nintendo collection will launch June 3 across Europe.
Original report: Nintendo themed Vans footwear, apparel and accessories will go on sale in the US this Friday, and at international retailers throughout the month, Nintendo has announced.
The collection uses exclusive graphic prints of 8-bit inspired artwork and characters from Super Mario Bros., Duck Hunt, Donkey Kong and The Legend of Zelda, as well as a selection inspired by the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES).
Four variations of the 'Authentic silhouette' will be available:
Super Mario Bros. Tie-Dye: Showcases an all-over character print of Mario alongside several power-ups and the villainous Goomba over an 8-bit tie-dye pattern.
Princess Peach: The iconic princess is awaiting rescue from her brave hero Mario.
Duck Hunt: The classic light-gun game comes to life atop a digi-camo backdrop featuring the hunting dog and flying duck.
Donkey Kong: Incorporates imagery from its first level to present the title character in a unique floral arrangement.
The lace-up styles include Nintendo game logos on the tongue label and NES controller lace caplets. In addition the Vans iconic waffle sole is printed with 'Game Over!'.
A range of caps and bags will also be available.
Those in the UK can sign up to be notified when the Nintendo Vans go on sale by heading over to Vans.co.uk.