Do all amiibo figures work with all compatible games?
Some amiibo figures may work across more amiibo-compatible games than others.
Each amiibo may work with different compatible games in distinct ways. While a Mario amiibo figure will allow players to battle alongside it in the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U game, the same Mario amiibo will grant them a special Mario racing suit for their Mii characters in Mario Kart 8. For more information about amiibo-specific game features, please visit us here and select the "Games" tab for information about game compatibility.
A software and system update may be required to use amiibo functionality in amiibo compatible games. A system update may also be required to use amiibo functionality.