The teenager, about 17 years old, came trotting out of the video game store grinning from ear to ear, holding a large bag in one hand & a smaller bag in the other. He had received his paycheck from work the day before his birthday, and decided to buy himself a Wii U and a copy of the new Super Smash Bros. for himself as a present. After checking his wallet, he noticed that he had enough money leftover to buy something extra.
Going back into the store, the young lad noticed some figures on the shelves in the back; curious, he asked an employee, "What are those?" The woman who was stocking the shelves with these figures replied, "Oh, these? These are called amiibos." "I've never heard of those," replied the teenager. "What do they do?" "Well, there's a small area on the left side of the Wii U Gamepad. When you tap the amiibo to that area while you're playing Super Smash Bros., it'll appear on the screen as a Figure Player. You can team up with your amiibo, fight against it, or h