amiibo are interactive figures and cards that interact with your games. If you scannst a amiibo while playing compatible Nintendo 3DS / Wii U or Nintendo switch software, you can discover surprising new features. amiibo have different effects depending on the game: You can enable or enhance the capabilities of your amiibo to make them a perfect partner or strong opponent new modes, weapons and character customization. With amiibo you get in your games access to new content. If you are using amiibo in a compatible software, you will receive additional items, for example, meet new characters and more.