LEGO Dimensions gets Joker, Harley Quinn, Doc Brown and more in ‘Great Scott!’ trailer

More dimensions for LEGO Dimensions: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today (May 20, 2015) revealed more of the characters that will be included in the forthcoming NFC crossover. On the DC front we’ve got Joker, Harley Quinn, Aquaman and Bane. These four come on the heels of Batman and Superman, boosting the game’s DC lineup to six more »

Action Replay amiibo PowerSaves backups and boosts amiibo

Action Replay amiibo PowerSaves backups and boosts amiibo Given the success of Nintendo’s amiibo, it was only a matter of time before we started seeing amiibo peripherals. Fortunately, the first one is also rather brilliant. Introducing the Action Replay amiibo PowerSaves. It’s a NFC reader that allows a user to preserve or improve all amiibo more »

Skylanders Happy Meal toys celebrate Trap Team

Collectors, dash to your local McDonalds! There’s a new video game toy line within! For the next few weeks, Skylanders Happy Meal toys can go home with you. Hooray for endearing hunks of plastic celebrating a game that’s almost eight months old! Yes, there’s quite a delay this time around. The Skylanders Happy Meal toys more »

Everything you need to know about that Silver Mario amiibo you’ll never get

I’m sure that title stings, but we’re all about being honest here. And honestly, the majority of us will never see a Silver Mario amiibo in the flesh. I mean, show of hands – how many of us saw a Gold Mario amiibo up close. Okay, that wasn’t the best way of proving my point, more »


Yoshi’s Woolly World uses multiple amiibo

We knew Yoshi’s Woolly World was going to be compatible with the cutest amiibo in existence, the Yarn Yoshi figure. However, the Australian box art has been revealed and with it the knowledge that you’ll be able to use more than Yoshi amiibo with this particular game. Though, the Yoshi amiibo are a given and more »

Portal 2, Doctor Who, The Simpsons and more NFC figures to come to LEGO Dimensions

Warner Bros. wasn’t kidding when they promised “new universes to come” to LEGO Dimensions. As Kotaku reported, a recent leak via Brickset have pegged Doctor Who, The Simpsons, Portal 2, Jurassic World, Scooby-Doo! and more IP for LEGO Dimensions. New LEGO Ninjago figures have also been confirmed, along with expanded Back to the Future, DC Comics and The LEGO Movie characters. The leak comes in the form more »

Nintendo returns to profit with 10.5 million amiibo shipped

For the first time in four years, Nintendo has turned an annual profit. The company made 41 billion Yen in the 2015 fiscal year, a dramatic improvement over the 23 billion Yen loss it saw the year before. As Eurogamer reports, this is largely thanks to strong sales from 3DS and Wii U software, namely Mario Kart more »

Tomorrow is a GameStop Disney Infinity day

Super excited about Disney Infinity, now that we know Star Wars will be part of the third installment? Sounds like it may be a good time to stock up on figures. You know, since each new game is backwards compatible with the NFC figures from the previous titles. If so, you should probably visit GameStop more »

Star Wars coming to Disney Infinity 3.0 this fall

That talkative grapevine was right again: Disney Infinity 3.0 is in the pipes, and it’s bringing Star Wars figures with it. Disney Infinity 3.0 will release on PS4, PS3, Wii U, Xbox One and Xbox 360 this Fall. Following last week’s (the week of April 26, 2015) leaked images, Disney Interactive recently confirmed there will be three Star Wars Play Sets more »

Nintendo apologizes for Amiibo shortages, plans to bring back old figures

We know all about Nintendo’s Amiibo troubles, and now the company’s acknowledging these issues and attempting to make amends. In a Facebook post, it apologized for the shortages of the rarer NFC figures, saying it understands “how frustrating it can be at times.” According to the post, Nintendo is increasing the manufacturing runs of Amiibo figures, more »


Toys R Us discounts amiibo, Disney Infinity, and Skylanders NFC figures

Know what sucks? When you see a great NFC figure deal, but no new toys have been released to make it worthwhile. It’s what makes Toys R Us’ latest amiibo, Disney Infinity, and Skylanders promotion a little unfortunate. I mean, there’s nothing worse than finding a price drop and not getting to take advantage of more »

Star Wars Disney Infinity 3.0 is coming, leak points to August 2015

Disney Infinity is only going to get bigger with the release of Disney Infinity 3.0, and it seems the universe has enlisted the help of a few jedi. As IGN reports, a Disney Kingdom product page (now removed per Disney Interactive’s take-down order) revealed a Star Wars: Clone Wars set of figures, starring Anakin Skywalker and the dual-sabered more »