Splatoon Direct shows off some new amiibo support
This morning’s Splatoon Direct finally raised the curtain on amiibo support for the anticipated shooter. Missions will be unlocked by tapping one of the three supported amiibo on the Wii U GamePad.
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.
Official Nintendo statement regarding amiibo shortages
Nintendo released an official statement regarding the amiibo shortages on its official Facebook page. The statement addresses the frustration fans have expressed over the scarcity of amiibo within the U.S.
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:
UPDATE: Second round of port strikes underway, why you shouldn’t panic
EDIT: The port strikes are over after 4 days! Port worker strikes have once again affected the flow of goods at ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach. Back in February, it was stated by Nintendo President Satoru Iwata that the original 2015 strikes had caused shortages of Amiibo and…