During E3, when Nintendo unveiled Super Smash Bros. Ultimate to the world, only 2 characters were confirmed to be getting a Smash amiibo and they were Ridley, and Inkling.

 Ice Climbers Pichu

But, from what is written on the Japanese Nintendo website, it seems those characters won’t be the only ones as it is planned that returning characters will get an amiibo of their own as well. Only Pichu and Ice Climbers are specifically named, but it does seem like that the following characters could get one as well:

  • Pokémon Trainer (Squirtle, Ivysaur & Charizard)
  • Solid Snake
  • Wolf
  • Young Link

 

Given the fact that Young Link, has an amiibo already, which has sold pretty well in the past, there is no doubt that his amiibo makes the most sense and could go on to have the same success as last time. As for the Pokémon trainer one, that would be the most interesting one to see, since it could be the trainer on his/her own, with their Pokémon getting an amiibo of their own, or have an amiibo of a trainer with each Pokémon. Only time will tell.

 

Source: Nintendo via Nintendo Soup

By Jack Longman

In 2015, when rumours of the NX and Zelda U were everywhere, my brother and I started Miketendo64 and we've been running it ever since. As the Editor-in-Chief, I have attended video gaming events in three different countries, been to preview events, and penned more than 4,000 articles to date, ranging from news, to features, reviews, interviews and guides. I love gaming and I love all things Nintendo. I also love Networking, so don't be afaid to reach out. Email: contact@miketendo64.com / jack.lo@miketendo64.com Website: https://miketendo64.com/ YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyVMO4QgcniAjhLxoyc9n8Q

One thought on “Pichu, Ice Climbers & other Returning Veterans are to receive an amiibo for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate”

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.