Question: Can You Play Animal Crossing New Leaf Without Amiibo?

@criminalsnufkin Yes you can play without buying any Amiibo card or figure.

Do you need Amiibo for Animal Crossing New Leaf?

You only need one system to do this. No other previous Animal Crossing series games are compatible with Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo.

Is Animal Crossing Welcome Amiibo the same as new leaf?

Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo has the following additional features. Other than this, the games are exactly the same. Tap an Animal Crossing amiibo card to invite the pictured character to come to your town. Characters in the Welcome amiibo card series can appear in the new Campground.

What Amiibo are compatible with Animal Crossing New Leaf?

All existing Animal Crossing™ amiibo™ figures and cards are compatible with the game. Tap an amiibo™ card to invite the pictured character for a visit at your new campsite. Tap select non-Animal-Crossing™ amiibo™ figures to access new items unique to those characters.

How do you use Amiibo in Animal Crossing New Leaf?



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What happens if I don’t play Animal Crossing for a while?

It’s the same as any Animal Crossing, your town grows weeds while you are inactive and can be a pain to pick if you’ve spent a lot of time away. Flowers might die. If you’ve been absent very long, villagers will bring it to your attention next time you speak with them (I.E.: “I haven’t seen you in three weeks!!

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.