Nintendo Co. this week said new amiibo NFC figurine products will sell at $12.99 each this holiday.
Pre-order characters include Mario, Link, Kirby, Pikachu, Samus, Yoshi, Peach, Donkey Kong, Marth, Wii Fit Trainer, Fox, and Villager.
amiibo is a new line of NFC-enabled toy figures that can transfer the character and respective data to the Wii U GamePad.
Super Smash Bros. Wii U will be the inaugural title for the new product line. Future compatible titles include Mario Kart 8, Captain Toad Treasure Tracker, Mario Party 10 and Yoshi’s Wooly World. amiibo will launch holiday 2014.
Both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS SKU will include online multiplayer functionality to battle users on their respective platforms. Each SKU will have a distinct set of battle arenas.