Quick Answer: Are Amiibo Cards Legal?

Selling cards preloaded with data is definitely illegal.

Selling an nfc writable card with alpersonally made artwork would not be.

Yeah, they are.

You see them crop up over and over because they’re fairly easy to produce, so new sellers keep coming.

Are Amiibo cards official?

There are actual amiibo cards, although they’re limited to the Animal Crossing and Mario Sports series. For fans of games like Super Smash Bros. and Breath of the Wild, the figures are the only official way to go.

Can you fake Amiibo cards?

Using its companion Android app, Amiiqo is capable of spoofing the data found on Amiibo NFC chips, allowing users to unlock all of the Amiibo content they want without actually having to own them.

Do Amiibo cards work the same as figures?

Rather than having an actual figurine, Nintendo has equipped what looks like a revamped Pokemon card into a NFC equipped Animal Crossing character. Meaning they work exactly the same way as the amiibo figures, without the bulk.

What are Amiibo cards for?

Amiibo. Amiibo (officially stylized as amiibo; plural: Amiibo) is a toys-to-life platform by Nintendo, which was launched in November 2014. It consists of a wireless communications and storage protocol for connecting figurines to the Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, and Nintendo Switch video game consoles.