Animal Crossing: New Leaf Receiving Major Update for Amiibo Support Four Years After Launch

on July 21, 2016 10:03 PM

Animal Crossing: New Leaf will be getting a huge new update four years after its original launch: all Animal Crossing amiibo figurines and cards will be compatible with the title:

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The amiibo cards will prompt their relative villagers to arrive up in your town, although it isn’t known what amiibo figures will do at this point:

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It seems that games like Splatoon will receive special benefits when players load an amiibo; however, what these will be is still unknown as well.

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