All six Nintendo 3DS augmented reality cards feature Pikmin, Mario, Link, Samus Aran, and Kirby illustrations — presumably, these pack-in cards will be used for augmented reality games featuring those characters.
The only AR card Nintendo has shown so far is the one on the top left, which is used for some neat shooting mini-games. Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime teased before that the bundled cards might feature an appearance from Mario, but this set implies cameos from a bunch of the company’s major franchises!
UK retailer Game, which posted this photo in a Nintendo 3DS unboxing set, unfortunately hasn’t revealed what kind of augmented reality games are used with the cards.
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