E3 2014: Nintendo Announces Amiibo For Wii U
Nintendo’s next endeavor is driving the NFC market. Taking advantage of the strong brand of Nintendo’s Franchises – the Amiibo figurines will be compatible with multiple games, and not merely be a one trick pony. Super Smash Bros For Wii U will be the first Wii U game to take advantage of Amiibo.
Bill Trinen from Nintendo’s Treehous has an informative video detailing the concept of Amiibo.