Category:  Amiibo

By Micah, April 28, 2016 0 Amiibo

I think we all knew that Nintendo’s new NFC powered figurines were going to be big, but I for one had no idea quite how big.  In their first year of release Nintendo has managed to sell over 50 million… Read More »

By Dave, March 25, 2016 0 Amiibo

Although most folks don’t yet have access to the upcoming Mini Mario & Friends: amiibo Challenge game, a free-to-play (ish?) title in the Mario vs. Donkey Kong game series, the March Nintendo Direct did announce an early access promotion available… Read More »

By Micah, March 7, 2016 0 Amiibo

On March 25th at Best Buy, Amazon, and GameStop stores, anyone purchasing an amiibo will receive a download code for a new amiibo tie-in game called Mini Mario and Friends amiibo Challenge! This game has over 60 levels where players… Read More »

By Dave, March 2, 2016 0 Amiibo, Mario, Zelda

More costumes for Super Mario Maker! And no one is surprised. The latest and most adorable costume to show up in the game comes courtesy of the Wolf Link amiibo that’s part of the upcoming release of The Legend of… Read More »

By Micah, January 21, 2016 0 Amiibo

The Roy amiibo releases on March 18th, but you probably knew that. However, the Roy amiibo also opens for pre-orders at GameStop (the exclusive retailer) today. Yes, today. Today! At 3pm EST on the GameStop website! Which doesn’t even have… Read More »

By Micah, January 15, 2016 0 Amiibo

When it comes to collecting little plastic figures, everybody faces the eternal question: Should I open the box? Or should I keep it closed and a potential collector’s item? If you don’t open it and it’s an item you want… Read More »

By Faith, December 31, 2015 0 Amiibo

As exciting and unique as the Bowser and Donkey Kong Skylanders / amiibos were, they were (and continue to be) serious headaches for collectors of amiibo figures. Namely, these Skylanders Superchargers figures—who could also function as amiibo with a swift… Read More »

By Dave, December 4, 2015 0 Amiibo

We knew that it was inevitable we’d see third-party amiibo eventually, so when the Shovel Knight amiibo was announced, we figured it’d be an exciting beginning to the future of these little plastic toys. Not many additional details have emerged… Read More »

By Faith, November 16, 2015 0 Amiibo, News

Nintendo has given amiibo collectors a heads up on the next wave of figures, which will be heading to store shelves on January 22nd of next year. Among the new figures will be Lucas from Super Smash Bros. Wii U… Read More »

By Micah, October 15, 2015 0 Amiibo, News

Confirmation has come down the line that Toys “R” Us will be the exclusive retailer for the Mega Yarn Yoshi amiibo—basically just a giant version of the already available Yarn Yoshi amiibo—and that it will only be available in-store starting… Read More »