On May 29, Amiibo figures of Charizard, Pac-Man, Wario, Jigglypuff, Greninja, Lucina, Robin and Ness are scheduled for release, with Ness being a Gamestop.com exclusive. In July, Dark Pit and Palutena from Kid Icarus fame join the Amiibo lineup followed by Bowser Jr., Pikmin, Zero Suit Samus, Ganondorf and Dr. Mario in September.
This fall, Splatoon will get a three pack Amiibo set that includes boy and girl characters and Inkling enemy. While the boy and girl characters will be available individually, as well, the Inkling is exclusive to the three-pack, for now.
In addition to the traditional static-posed, plastic figures the Amiibo brand will expand to new formats including trading card Amiibos to support the launch of Animal Crossing: Happy Home Maker as well as a stuffed Yoshi Amiibo made of yarn to coincide with the release of Yoshi’s Wooly World for the Wii U. Look for the new Amiibo cards and yarn Yoshi Amiibos this fall.
Finally, in lieu of the sentence where I usually note where Amiibos can be purchased at retail and online, I’m going to wish you the best of luck finding the new Amiibos because as an Amiibo collector, I know how difficult they’re been to find.