Amiibo News

What to expect from amiibo in 2016

Categories: 3DS, Amiibo News, News, Wii U

There’s no denying that 2015 was a huge year for Nintendo’s amiibo, and 2016 appears to be no different. According to Scott Moffitt, Nintendo executive vice president of sales and marketing, “New amiibo figures and functionality will keep surprising fans in 2016.” What Nintendo has up its sleeve, we’ll have…

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Twilight Princess HD's amiibo functionality leaked

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Amiibo News, News, Wii U

UPDATE (1/20): Thanks to a more thorough translation of the original Famitsu article, we now know some more specifics regarding Twilight Princess HD’s amiibo support. Firstly, whereas every other Zelda amiibo can only be tapped once per day, you can tap Ganondorf’s figure whenever you want to increase the challenge….

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Amiibo News presents: Custom Conquest!

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Amiibo News, News

If you’re anything like me, you’re one to admire all those gorgeous custom amiibo from afar, without ever being sure if you have the know-how to make them. You think about how cool it would be to make a custom of your Mii, or your favorite skin from Smash, or…

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The dirt on the new Shovel Knight amiibo

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: 3DS, Amiibo News, News, Wii U

Now that it’s resting proudly on my shelf, the Shovel Knight amiibo has become one of my favorites. The quality of the figure is remarkable, with the Blue Burrower standing proudly upon his unique base with shovel at the ready. Anyone concerned a third party character wouldn’t match the standard…

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