Nintendo 3DS

Super Smash Bros. for 3DS Patch Adds Sharing Features, Too


Yesterday, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS received an update patch that added Amiibo support to the game. Now, Nintendo of America have released a set of patch notes that detail what else the version 1.0.5 patch does. Read on to find out.


Share mode has been added.

  • Users will be able to post photos, replay data, and Mii Fighter data to the official server to share with other users around the world. Users will also be able to search and download the content as well.
  • Users can only post their own content. Content posted to the server will be deleted after 30 days.


  • Users will be able to share and exchange photos, replay data, and Mii Fighter data with users on their 3DS Friend List.
  • Content will be received when the Nintendo 3DS is connected to the Internet.
    It may take some time to receive the data.
    Content uploaded to the server will be deleted from the server after 30 days.


  • Users will be able to post photos to Miiverse from within the game*Photos will be posted to the official Snapshot Sharing Community


amiibo functionality has been added to New Nintendo 3DS XL

  • Users can tap their amiibo figure to the touchscreen to transform them into “figure players (FP)” to battle, train, and level-up their FP.
  • FPs that were trained in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U can be used in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS.
    Nintendo 3DS/XL systems will be compatible with amiibo functionality using a peripheral device scheduled to launch in 2015 and the software update that will follow.


  • In order to let you play the game more comfortably, we have also fixed some issues.


Once the Ver. 1.0.5 patch has been installed, players with the patch will not be able to play with those that do not have their game updated to the latest version. Additionally, Nintendo say that any replay data that was saved prior to the update will no longer be playable. Also, if you want to play online, the 1.0.5 patch is mandatory.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.