Amiibo is the wireless communications with Nintendo and was introduced in June 2014. Amiibo made figurines of Nintendo characters, and are prototypes for future plans of making Nintendo trading card games. These Amiibo figurines operate on Wii U titles such as Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros Wii U, Kirby and the Rainbow Curse and more.
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is the latest game so far to get support from Amiibo. Nintendo has officially announced that the patch for players to interact with the game using Amiibo will be available on March 20th 2015.
Here are a few benefits from using Amiibo in Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker:
-Tap the Toad amiibo to the Wii U GamePad controller for a special hide-and-seek challenge in each stage.
-Watch as Pixel Toad runs into the level and search through the level to try to find him.
-Tap other amiibo figures and receive 1-UP Mushrooms.
Almost all of the Amiibo characters will be compatible for this game! So stay tuned for Amiibo coming soon to Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker!
Release Date: March 2015 Platform: Wii U/Amiibo Figurines