DOWNTOWN — It's Luigi's time to shine.
The other brother of Super Mario Bros. fame will will bounce through Chicago Monday in a big way.
The green-clad Nintendo character takes over the CTA Aug. 12 to celebrate the launch of the "New Super Luigi U" game for Wii, which commemorates Luigi's 30th anniversary.
From 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., a Brown Line train nicknamed the "Luigi Line" wrapped with images from the game will circle the Loop with a Luigi lookalike on board.
The Clark/Lake train station will be decorated as well, and outfitted with Wii kiosks for commuters to try the new game.
"New Super Luigi U" hits stores Aug. 25.