According to Siliconera (via NintendoEverything), Mini Mario & Friends: amiibo Challenge, the latest entry in the Mario vs Donkey Kong series, is scheduled to hit the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U this month in Japan.

Playable characters include: Bowser, Bowser Jr., Diddy Kong, Donkey Kong, Luigi, Mario, Peach, Rosalina, Toad, and Yoshi. It has also been said that individuals who purchase an amiibo after January 28, which happens to be the title’s date in Japan, will also receive a digital code which unlocks the video game for both platforms.

A video trailer for Mini Mario & Friends: amiibo Challenge can be found below:

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