Samus Amiibo

 Home > Browse Our Collection > Peripherals > Gaming > Samus Amiibo

Amiibo is Nintendo's wireless communications and storage protocol, for use between figurines and the company's game consoles from the 3DS onwards. Amiibo figures can provide new characters and abilities in game when placed near one of these consoles.

This item is the Samus amiibo. Samus is the star of Nintendo's Metroid series of games.

The item was acquired for the Centre's Women in Gaming exhibition in October 2017.

Date : 2015

Manufacturer : Nintendo

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH46105. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

Scan of Document: Samus Amiibo

Click on the Image For Detail

Help support the museum by buying from the museum shop

View all items

Founding Sponsors
redgate Google ARM Real VNC Microsoft Research
Heritage Lottery Funded
Heritage Lottery Fund
Accredited Museum