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Bayonetta 2 On Nintendo Switch Hides Easter Eggs For 'Bayonetta 3' And 'Super Smash Bros.'

'Bayonetta 2' for the Nintendo Switch comes with easter eggs not found in the original Wii U version. The easter eggs are likely referring to 'Bayonetta 3' and possibly the next 'Super Smash Bros.' game.

Video Games February 18, 2018

Sony, Totaku Reveal PlayStation-Themed Collectibles Featuring ‘Bloodborne,’ ‘Crash Bandicoot,’ And More

GameStop is geared to introduce a lineup of collectibles toys called Totaku, which interestingly look like Nintendo's Amiibo. These figures will feature characters from popular games from Sony's PlayStation consoles with more rumored to follow.

Video Games January 21, 2018

Bayonetta 2 On Nintendo Switch Will Feature Amiibo Support, Multiplayer, And More

Nintendo has unveiled new details about ‘Bayonetta’s’ release on the Nintendo Switch console. The popular title will reportedly feature support for Amiibo characters, multiplayer mode, and more.

Video Games January 10, 2018

Super Mario Cereal To Hit Store Shelves Soon, And You Wouldn't Want To Throw Away The Box

Nintendo and Kellogg's teamed up for Super Mario Cereal, which features a pretty box and a unique feature that brings 'Super Mario Odyssey' to the breakfast table. The cereal will hit shelves across the United States on Dec. 11.

Video Games December 3, 2017

Splatoon 2 amiibo Guide: How To Unlock Special Gears

Dust off your old Splatoon amiibo, folks! 'Splatoon 2' has now been officially released for the Nintendo Switch. Here’s how to get all special gear sets if you have the compatible amiibo.

Video Games July 24, 2017

Nintendo Unveils New 'Zelda' Amiibo, Reveals Release Dates For Cloud, Corrin, And Bayonetta Amiibo Via Nintendo Direct 2017

Nintendo has announced the new 'Zelda' amiibo and the release dates for the Cloud, Corrin, and Bayonetta amiibo during Nintendo Direct 2017.

Video Games April 12, 2017

Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Amiibo Guide: How To Get Epona, Hylian Shield, And Wolf Link

Thanks to amiibo, 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' players can get everyone's favorite horse Epona, the recurring Hylian Shield, and the controversial Wolf Link. Here are the figures you need to bring them into the game.

Video Games March 8, 2017

'Legend Of Zelda' 30th Anniversary Amiibo Will Give You A Ton Of Items In 'Breath Of The Wild'

Nintendo has released four new Amiibo to commemorate the 30th anniversary of 'Legend of Zelda.' Here’s how they’ll work with 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' to be released sometime in 2017.

Video Games December 5, 2016

Nintendo Is Celebrating 30 Years Of 'Legend Of Zelda' With Four New Amiibo

Wind Waker, Ocarina of Time and the original that started it all get the Amiibo treatment for the 30th anniversary of 'The Legend of Zelda.'

Video Games September 1, 2016

Nintendo Reveals New $149.99 3DS, Cuts Price For 'The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker' And 7 Others

Nintendo is going to launch a new 'Super Mario 3D Land' 3DS bundle, cut the prices for select 3DS and Wii U games, and launch five new Wii U amiibo bundles. The new Super Mario title will hit shelves on Aug. 26.

Video Games August 10, 2016

'Animal Crossing: New Leaf' Finally Getting Amiibo Support Via Free Update

'Animal Crossing: New Leaf' is getting a new update later this fall, and it's finally receiving amiibo support. With the new feature at hand, fans will be able to invite villagers to their towns.

Video Games July 21, 2016

Nintendo Reveals Waluigi, 'Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' Amiibo At E3

Plenty of new Amiibo figures are on the way for Nintendo fans to collect.

Video Games June 14, 2016

'Splatoon' Amiibo Official Release Date Revealed: Here Are The Details

Nintendo unveils two new 'Splatoon' Amiibo figures, and the duo joining the lineup is none other than the Squid Sisters Callie and Marie, coming in with a couple of sweet dance moves.

Video Games May 2, 2016

Nintendo Isn't Making A 'Star Fox' Arwing Amiibo Because It Would Be Too Dangerous For Kids

Nintendo says it couldn't create a product that would have met child-safety guidelines.

Geek March 4, 2016

If Nintendo's NX Is To Succeed Where The Wii U Failed, It Needs 'The Legend Of Zelda'

Thirty years after the launch of the original game, 'The Legend of Zelda' is more popular than ever before, and as such will be crucial to the success of the NX.

Geek February 20, 2016

'Pokkén Tournament' Compatible With All Amiibo Figures And Amiibo Cards

According to the 'Pokkén Tournament' page on the Nintendo of America website, the game will be compatible with all Amiibo accessories. The game will be launched on the Nintendo Wii U on March 18.

Video Games February 8, 2016

Here Are Nintendo's Most Popular Amiibo By Region For 2015

Nintendo's latest investor meeting reveals which Amiibo characters are most popular.

Geek February 3, 2016

Nintendo Continues To Sell Amiibo By The Millions

Nintendo's interactive toys continue to be big business for the company.

Geek February 2, 2016

Nintendo Confirms 'Zelda: Twilight Princess HD' Will Have Amiibo Functionality That Unlocks New Area And Abilities

'The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD' will have four toy-to-life characters that unlock new abilities and challenges such as the Cave of Shadow.

Geek January 22, 2016

Nintendo Unveils New Amiibo For ‘Animal Crossing,’ ‘Pokemon’ And ‘Super Smash Bros.’

March is going to be a big amiibo-filled month, as new figures for 'Animal Crossing' and 'Super Smash Bros.' roll out. Amiibo retailers will also get a new supply of those rare Pokemon statues to join the slew of Pikachus.

Video Games January 22, 2016

‘Zelda: Twilight Princess HD’ Has A Brand New Dungeon, But You Need A Wolf Link Amiibo To Unlock It

A leaky listing shares details about 'Zelda: Twilight Princess HD.' Players will need to have a Wolf Link Amiibo to access a new dungeon and be able to unlock game bonuses.

Video Games January 15, 2016

Nintendo Announces Amiibo For Final Fantasy’s Cloud Strife, Street Fighter’s Ryu And Four Other Characters

It's official: Cloud, Corrin and Bayonetta are also going to get Amiibo figures of their own sometime next year. Also, Amiibo statues for Ryu, Roy and R.O.B. the robot are well under way and slated for release on March 18, 2016.

Video Games December 16, 2015

Gold Mega Man Amiibo For 'Mega Man Legacy Collection' For 3DS Will Unlock Exclusive Treats

Find yourself facing 11 new 3DS exclusive challenges with the Mega Man Legacy Collection Amiibo. Nintendo will release the Collector's Edition Mega Man Gold Amiibo in February 2016

Video Games November 13, 2015

Yoshi Is Unstoppable – Tops List of Over 20 Million Amiibos Shipped Worlwide

Amiibos are taking over the world led by none other than Yoshi. Nintendo reveals incredible sales increase from its 14.7 Million amiibos sold in June 2015.

Geek October 30, 2015

Green Yarn Yoshi Amiibo Available To Pre-Order Separately at Wal-Mart While Supplies Last Only

Nintendo has just announced that the Green Yarn Yoshi can now be purchased separately from the Yoshi's Wooly World game bundle. This adorable Amiibo is available for pre-orders on Walmart.

Video Games October 28, 2015

Nintendo Of America To Restock Rare Amiibo: Fox, Little Mac, Greninja And More

Due to popular demand, Nintendo is bringing back more rare Amiibos, including Little Mac, Fox and Shulk. Fans are hoping the company will release enough number of the toys.

Video Games October 2, 2015

Watch The Supercharged Vehicles In Action In 'Skylanders SuperCharger' Launch Trailer

Nintendo released the launch trailer for 'Skylanders SuperCharger' that includes stunts and a look at how the vehicles move on land, sea and in the air.

Geek September 21, 2015

All Amiibo Costumes For 'Super Mario Maker' Revealed

When 'Super Mario Maker' arrives later this week, all of Nintendo's Amiibo figures will be compatible, unlocking special pixelated costumes you can use. A video has surfaced showing every one.

Geek September 7, 2015

The 'Shovel Knight' Amiibo Is Real, And It's Coming To Stores Soon

The 'Shovel Knight' amiibo will be the first amiibo to support a non-Nintendo published game.

Geek August 28, 2015

UK Retailer GAME Announces Shovel Knight, The First Third-Party Amiibo For Nintendo

Shovel Knight may be the first third-party game to release its very own amiibo for Wii U.

Video Games August 28, 2015

Giant Green Amiibo Mega Yarn Yoshi Arrives Nov. 15 For $40

Nintendo of Europe just released images of the new Mega Yarn Yoshi which will activate new features for the Wii U game Yoshi's Woolly World.

Geek August 25, 2015

New Features Announced For Nintendo's Super Mario Maker

The highly anticipated 'Super Mario Maker,' available September 11, will support 50-plus amiibo in addition to giving gamers the ability to build musical levels using special blocks.

Geek August 13, 2015

Nintendo Wii U Global Sales Hit 10 Million

Nintendo has posted its earnings report for April, May and June 2015, revealing an increase in sales and operating income. At the same time, the company reveals that global sales of its Wii U hit more than 10 million, with 'Splatoon' contributing to vitalizing the platform.

Money July 30, 2015

Amiibo To The Rescue: Nintendo Reports Best Q1 Sales Since 2012

For a while, things weren't going all that well for Nintendo - but it looks like that's turning around. The company just posted its best Q1 earnings since 2012, before the Wii U had even launched.

Geek July 29, 2015

Dark Pit Amiibo Is A Best Buy Exclusive

The Amiibo wars continue as Dark Pit looks to be available exclusively at Best Buy.

Geek July 1, 2015

Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime Opens Up About Amiibo Supply Problems, Huge Sale Figures

Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime says sales for Amiibo are as strong as ever and that the company is still working on keeping up with demand.

Geek June 23, 2015

E3 2015: Nintendo’s Amiibo Photo Gallery

While fans have been having a rough time getting their hands on Nintendo’s Amiibo figures, at E3 the company put some of the most impressive pieces out on display.

Geek June 18, 2015

Nintendo's Newly Announced Games At E3 2015: Legend Of Zelda, Metroid Prime, Yo-Kai Watch And More

Nintendo unveils a solid lineup of new titles for its gaming systems. Here's what to get all psyched up for.

Video Games June 18, 2015

Latest Animal Crossing Title Announced At E3 2015

Nintendo's new 'Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival' will feature new characters, side games, and more.

Video Games June 16, 2015

E3 2015: Amiibo And Skylanders Combine In 'Skylanders Superchargers'

Two new Skylander figures based on classic Nintendo characters will also double as Amiibo.

Geek June 16, 2015

Nintendo Releasing More Wii Fit Trainer, Pit Amiibo In Limited Quantities

If you've been holding out on paying outrageous prices for a Wii Fit Trainer or Pit amiibo, now is your chance.

Geek June 10, 2015

Amazon Now Selling Nintendo 3DS XL New Red And New Black

If you want to get your hands on Nintendo’s recently launched gaming system, there’s Amazon.

Video Games June 2, 2015

Cute Amiibo Costumes Coming To Cute 'Yoshi's Woolly World' Game: Nintendo

Good-Feel's upcoming 'Yoshi's Woolly World' is about to get even more adorable.

Video Games May 27, 2015

Silver Mario Amiibo Arrives End Of May, Isn't Retailer Exclusive

Amiibo collectors will (maybe?) have an easier time snagging this silver Mario amiibo when it releases later this month.

Geek May 14, 2015

The Week In Gaming: More Amiibos On Shelves, Star Wars Joins 'Disney Infinity' And More

This week, Nintendo finally addressed its Amiibo shortages, 'Disney Infinity' got a Star Wars shot in the arm, Oculus Rift got a release date at last, and plenty more.

Geek May 8, 2015

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