Nintendo’s change of heart for region-free products
Nintendo is finally considering removing region locking from its upcoming home console. Nintendo President Satoru Iwata brought up this hot topic in the company’s latest investor meeting. During the question and answer session, Iwata mentioned he was looking at the situation “optimistically” and that the lock could be removed due…
Dragon Quest VIII hits Japan this August
Dragon Quest VIII will be releasing on the Nintendo 3DS in Japan, over 10 years after it’s initial release in 2004 on the Playstation 2. The re-release of the game will include new content and features to make the release compelling for new and returning players. According to a translation…
Wave 5 SKUs appear at Best Buy, leading to speculation about Palutena exclusivity
Thanks to an Amiibo News source and friend close to Best Buy, we have obtained information about Wave 5 amiibo. The source states that Silver Mario and Dark Pit amiibo are appearing in the Best Buy system with their SKUs, however, Palutena is not showing up alongside them. This information…
Unconfirmed: Target inventory for Wave 4 leaked
Supposed details regarding Wave 4 stock at Target locations surfaced online this morning via r/amiibo. Reddit user and Target Employee (redacted) was able to locate inventory numbers for Wave 4 amiibo, including Jigglypuff and Silver Mario. Thankfully, Jigglypuff and Silver Mario appear to be in good supply. (Redacted) writes: Good morning amiibos, I’m currently at work…
Official Japanese Fire Emblem if site updated, supports amiibo
The official Japanese Fire Emblem if site has updated early this morning with a wealth of new information. The most interesting is the addition of new promotional pictures of the games box art with an amiibo logo at the top. We are still waiting on more information about functionality but…
Report: Wave 4 amiibo stock leaked for Best Buy stores
Reddit user and Best Buy employee (REMOVED) located stock numbers for Wave 4 amiibo in his state on r/amiibo this afternoon. The numbers were smaller than many had originally hoped.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3D amiibo Support Test
Is it worth it to bust open that precious Shulk amiibo to use in Xenoblade Chronicles 3D? Let Amiibo News do the dirty work for you instead.
Reprinted Villager amiibo comes with changes
Photos of the highly anticipated Villager Amiibo reprint have surfaced online and have prompted fans to rush to Japanese vendors like Amazon Japan and YesAsia to place their orders.Here’s what a clear comparison of the original figure versus the reprint look like: