Binding of Isaac Amiibo: Nicalis teases Concept figurine

Nintendo has been rightfully applauded for its focus on  Independent video game developers on its Nintendo Switch console. While there are a number of indie titles available or slated for release on the new console, there are not that many that have their own official Amiibo figurines. In fact, the only exception is currently Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove which has an Amiibo for its main character. But that may be about to change after Binding of Isaac Publisher Nicalis, Inc teased a concept image of an Isaac Amiibo on its Twitter…

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Details: Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Amiibo Capabilities

There is a whole line of Amiibo dedicated to the new Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and in this article you can find out what their capabilities are, courtesy of Gamexplain. Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Rider Link, which gives you a sword and a saddle for Epona, so this amiibo doesn’t change that much from the last one. Archer Link gives you a cool bow, and possibly other weapons too, but it is unknown as of now. Moving on, the Bokoblin amiibo also unlocks weapons and items, but seemingly…

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Video: Kicks Amiibo Trailer for Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome Amiibo

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Nintendo has released a brand new trailer for the Animal Crossing: New Leaf – welcome amiibo game this time starring Kicks. The video details some of the Kicks amiibo’s capabilities who will visit your town with gifts of new items when scanned. Kicks also turns out to be a great companion for chatting and lightening the mood. Check out the Kicks amiibo trailer below:

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Amiibo Cards: Mario Sports Superstars brings more Collectibles for Nintendo Fans

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Mario Sports Superstars is a brand new game which was revealed by Nintendo for the 3DS console last year. The company has now announced that the game will be available on March 24 2017. In addition, Nintendo has also revealed new collectibles called Amiibo Cards. Using the cards in-game will allow players to unlock superstar versions of their characters in the upcoming title. Mario Sports Superstars Amiibo Cards The Mario Sports Superstars Amiibo Cards will be the first such collectible trading cards based on a Mario game. Amiibo Cards will feature the…

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Nintendo Confirms Switch will be Fully Compatible with Amiibo, Miis Optional

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Nintendo has moved to remove any doubt about the compatibility of Amiibo with its upcoming Nintendo Switch console. Despite the Japanese company confirming this back in October last year after announcing the new console doubts still remained among Amiibo fans. Now Nintendo has reiterated  the fact that the figurines will work with either controller on its official Twitter page: Whether you use a Joy-Con or Pro Controller, #NintendoSwitch is fully compatible with your #amiibo! pic.twitter.com/2T2uWPCoUQ — Nintendo UK (@NintendoUK) 23 January 2017 Nintendo Switch Absolutely Compatible with Amiibo Back in…

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Watch: Miitopia Amiibo Trailer

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Miitopia Amiibo Trailer Nintendo has released the latest Miitopia Amiibo trailer which highlights the new games’ support for Amiibo figurines. Players will be able to tap their Amiibos on their 3DS consoles to unlock special costumes that can be found in-game. According to Kotaku, the game looks like a wild ride and a lot of fun. The site goes on to describe Miitopia as a mixture of Tomodachi Life and JRPGs!  

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Does Super Mario Maker 3DS Have Amiibo Compatibility?

It may not have been officially announced by Nintendo in a press conference, but a recent update to the Nintendo amiibo games website now contains Super Mario Maker 3DS as an upcoming game. The popular Wii U platform game is now being ported to 3DS, giving players the chance to design their own platform levels while they are on the go.   [Update: We have received word from the Nintendo camp that this game will not have amiibo compatibility. The official amiibo games website removed Super Mario Maker 3DS from…

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Nintendo Blames Lack of Supporting Titles for Sluggish Amiibo Sales

On 20 October 2016, Nintendo officially released a trailer of their upcoming new games console, the Nintendo Switch. The Nintendo Wii U was barely a blip on the radar when you compare it to the other giants in the industry, the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Microsoft XBOX One. These two consoles always overshadowed Nintendo and Nintendo tried to use Amiibo to make their console relevant. However, it partially failed. Now, Nintendo is saying that due to fewer new games supporting Amiibo technology, the sales of Amiibo have plummeted over…

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Nintendo adds Amiibo Support in new Animal Crossing: New Leaf Update

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The original Animal Crossing first came out on the Nintendo GameCube in 2001 and it was well received by gamers and critics alike. That spawned several sequels, the most recent one being Animal Crossing: New Leaf on the Nintendo 3DS portable games console. Now, Nintendo wants to take this game to the next level with an update. Gamers can now include their Amiibo figurines with the game, bringing the toys to life within the game! Players can take their Amiibo figurines and tap them on the NFC reader on the…

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Nintendo Confirms Amiibo will work with Nintendo Switch

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Nintendo has finally revealed that its upcoming new console the Nintendo Switch, previously referred to as Nintendo NX will have Amiibo support. The new console is good news for Nintendo fans as the Japanese company fights to remain relevant in the console market. First things first, the Nintendo Switch is a beautiful looking gaming machine. But for Amiibo owners that excitement for the newly revealed console had become dampened by fears that their beloved figurines wouldn’t be compatible. As with issues surrounding supplies when nintendo Amiibo first launched, Nintendo was…

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