4 New Amiibo announced for Japan

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  1. KiiWii

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    The amiibo train has infinite carriages!
     
  2. Lilith Valentine

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    I might as well just set up a direct deposit from my paycheck to Nintendo, but these things have been raiding my wallet.
     
  3. ihaveamac

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    I wonder what the amiibo would be used for, outside of "amiibo festival". I'd probably get them just for the statue though,
     
  4. LittleFlame

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    .... *closes wallet*
     
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  5. PedroKeitawa

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    I want these...i don't care if the only work for AC Amiibo Festival....i wanted!
    And now plase i want the Cooper (Animal Crossing) amiibo.
     
  6. Youkai

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    why would anyone older than 10 want something like this ?
    I can understand Maria and whatever but those weird looking animal crossing things ?

    Sorry but I still don't get that Amiibo hype at all ... have none of them and won't buy one of them ...
    and as well I do not know anyone at all who owns an amiibo.
     
  7. Rail Fighter

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    Whoa, Resetti kinda looks like his older brother with this expression.
     
  8. Ericzander

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    Pretty sure they're aiming at just the right market. Kids and scalpers lap these things up.
     
  9. LittleFlame

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    Ever heard of collectors?
     
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    Unless it's U.S.A.
     
  11. Megaben99

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    Scalpers sell tickets, speculators sell commodities. [counts Gold Mario and Rosalina cash] :moogle:
     
  12. Ericzander

    Ericzander My yellow name hax wore off!

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    I FOUND THE SPECULATOR! BURN HIM AT THE STAKE!

    These Amiibos are pretty cute though. I can see the attraction.
     
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    I GOTTA GET CELESTE AND RESETTI
     
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  14. Megaben99

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    Celeste looks pretty sweet.
     
  15. osaka35

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    Because it's nice to have figurines that actually do something?

    I like showing my nerd through nice looking merchandise. Amiibos are high-quality figurines that actually interact with the game. They're perfect for someone like me.
     
  16. Hells Malice

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    HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    I'm sorry WHAT?
    Mcdonalds has better quality toys than the amiibos. What a joke

    Amiibos are atrocious. The quality is abysmal. To merely call them figurines is almost an insult to figurines.
    I was going to buy a few, like Lucina but when I actually looked at it up close I couldn't figure out what the hell was wrong with her face. They're all just hideous up close. Even from a moderate distance you can tell they're trash quality.
     
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  17. LightyKD

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    I want these soooo badly, after I get Sonic, Chibi Robo, Pink Yarn Yoshi, Bowser and Pixel Mario LMAO! :yayu:
     
  18. driverdis

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    Is the train called "Amiibopiercer" then?
     
  19. osaka35

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    They're better than what usually passes for figurines in the toy isle. They're also less than 15 bucks and of characters you would normally have to import to have something of. And you certainly wouldn't be getting that for under 15 bucks. You should check out some of the figurines like robin, that have some pretty amazing small detail.
     
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