Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam will Support Amiibo + Japanese Release Date

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam will Support Amiibo + Japanese Release Date

Announced at this past E3, Nintendo of Japan has announced some information regarding the new iteration of the Mario & Luigi series, Paper Jam, including its release day.

Set to be released on December 3rd in Japan, we have also learned that the game will support some amiibo figurines. The figurines, when placed on the 3DS or the 3DS Amiibo Reader, will give special cards for use in battle. The Amiibos that will be supported are:

Mario (Super Smash Bros. series)
Peach (Super Smash Bros. series)
Yoshi (Super Smash Bros. series)
Luigi (Super Smash Bros. series)
Bowser (Super Smash Bros. series)
Dr. Mario (Super Smash Bros. series)
Mario (Super Mario series)
Peach (Super Mario series)
Toad (Super Mario series)
Luigi (Super Mario series)
Yoshi (Super Mario series)
Bowser
Yarn Yoshi (Green)
Yarn Yoshi (Blue)
Yarn Yoshi (Pink)
Mega Yarn Yoshi
Super Mario Bros. 30th Anniversary (Modern Colours)
Super Mario Bros. 30th Anniversary (Classic Colours)

Along with this information, the Japanese box art for the game was shown, granted being very low resolution.

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam is set to release overseas sometime next year, as it will take some time for Alphadream and the Nintendo Treehouse team to translate all of the dialogue in the game. What do you think of Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam? Will you be picking it up? Let us know below!