Yesterday’s Nintendo Direct announced a wide range of amiibo, including new amiibo lines, new ways of using amiibo and finally amiibo tap which allows amiibo to unlock short demos from classic games.
Super Smash Bros Wave 4
release date: May 29
- Ness – confirmed to be GameStop exclusive
- Jigglypuff – Target exclusive
- Greninja – Toys R’ Us exclusive
- Dark Pit
- Zero Suit Samus
- Dr. Mario
- Bowser Jr
Splatoon amiibo line
Releases May 29 alongside the game and allows special missions to unlock weaponsand gear
Yoshi’s Woolly World yarn amiibo!
Animal Crossing: Home Designer amiibo cards
Animal Crossing will have amiibo cards instead of amiibo figures as a way to combat the amiibo shortage. These cards will still allow characters to be added in the game. Now for those who have not purchased a New Nintendo 3DS XL that has the NFC reader, Nintendo has announced that an NFC reader/writer will launch alongside Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer.
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) April 1, 2015
amiibo tap: Nintendo’s Greatest Bits
amiibo tap is a free download that allows Wii U users to unlock game-play highlights from select NES and Super NES games.
- Kirby’s Adventure
- Super Mario Bros.
- Donkey Kong
- The Legend of Zelda
- Super Mario World
- Balloon Fight
- Wario’s Woods
- Super Metroid
- Kirby Super Star
- Kirby’s Dream Course
- Dr. Mario
- The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
- Super Mario Bros 3
What do you think of yesterday’s Nintendo Direct and the amiibo related news?