Revealed during this morning’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo announced that Animal Crossing: New Leaf is scheduled to receive amiibo support.

This new, free update will go live on December 2. For those who do not have an active internet connect, Nintendo is releasing a retail version of Animal Crossing: New Leaf “Welcome amiibo” bundle, which includes one amiibo card and a copy of Animal Crossing: New Leaf with the amiibo support update.

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