Tag: amiibo Archives | Broken Joysticks

Jan
25

Mario Sports Superstars amiibo on the way

Mario Sports Superstars will launch for the Nintendo 3DS on March 24th and offers five full-featured sports like Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Baseball and, for the first time in a Mario sports game, Horse Racing. Newly announced today is the arrival […]

Jan
18

Nintendo launching four new Fire Emblem titles, including mobile game next month

Nintendo surprised Fire Emblem fans today via a Nintendo Direct announcement with news of multiple new games. We already knew about the upcoming game for the Nintendo Switch and a hint of a 3DS game from the official website, but […]

Dec
20

Box art and new screens for Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World

Nintendo released the official bundle box art for their upcoming 3DS title Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World, which hits stores in the new year. The game is of course and update of last year’s Wii U title, made bite-sized for […]

Dec
10

Animal Crossing amiibo just $5 at Walmart in Canada

Okay so the Animal Crossing amiibo haven’t been a huge success when it comes to the rest of Nintendo’s figures. Part of that is likely due to the lackluster reception of last year’s Animal Crossing amiibo Festival and the resulting […]

Nov
30

Retail release Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo pushed back

For those who didn’t pick up Animal Crossing: New Leaf before and are waiting for the updated retail release Welcome amiibo to hit stores, you may have to wait just a bit longer. Originally scheduled to be released on Friday, […]

Nov
07

Nintendo plays it smart with Animal Crossing update

Now Nintendo could have gone the money route and made a brand new Animal Crossing game. Animal Crossing: New Leaf was released for the Nintendo 3DS back in back in 2013, so it’s been three years since its release. And […]

Nov
06

Update and amiibo arrive in Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Animal Crossing: New Leaf got its long awaited free update today, which was announced in a special new  Nintendo Direct video presentation. The free update launched this morning alongside the Nintendo Direct, and will also launch as part of a […]

Sep
26

Zelda 30th Anniversary Amiibo Spotted On Amazon.ca – Release Date Soon?

Earlier this month Nintendo announced an entire line of Zelda 30th anniversary amiibo figures that will launch later this winter. Now the quartet of new figures have been spotted in their first Canadian retail listing – product pages went live on […]

Sep
03

Animal Crossing Welcome amiibo and new cards coming in December

Nintendo unveiled that there is an update coming for Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the Nintendo 3DS. Nearly four years after the release, Nintendo is releasing a free update for the game. The update, which will come this November, will […]

Sep
03

New 30th Anniversary Legend of Zelda amiibo on the way

The Legend of Zelda is kind of a big deal. But if you’re here you already know that. During the Nintendo Direct on Thursday Nintendo announced some news about The Legend of Zelda. Not only is the newest game, Breath […]

Jul
20

Animal Crossing: New Leaf update coming to support amiibo

Nintendo unveiled this morning that there is an update coming for Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the Nintendo 3DS. Nearly four years after the release, Nintendo is releasing a free update for the game. The update, which will come this […]

Jun
15

Wolf Link Amiibo Compatible With Breath Of The Wild

Did you nab up a copy of Twilight Princess HD? Well Wolf Link’s amiibo is getting new life in The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild! We’re not too sure on how it works if you don’t play the […]

Apr
30

Squid Sisters Amiibo Set Announced For July Release

Nintendo of America has announced that a double set of new Amiibo fashioned after the Squid Sisters from last year’s Splatoon will hit American retail on July 8th for an MSRP of $24.99 USD. The set will unlock new songs […]

Apr
17

Animal Crossing was released 15 years ago

It’s hard to believe that Animal Crossing is fifteen years old as it only seems like yesterday I was sitting in my room playing the first game in North America on my Nintendo GameCube. It’s also hard to imagine that […]

Mar
22

Sweet Animal Crossing Deals in Canada this week

If you’re an Animal Crossing fan and don’t already have all of the games and amiibo this might just be your week. Several Canadian retailers have select Animal Crossing amiibo, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer, and Animal Crossing amiibo Festival […]