Joker & Hero amiibo Release Date Set

Nintendo have announced that the Joker and Hero amiibo for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will release in Japan on September 25…

The new amiibo for both Persona 5’s Joker and Dragon Quest XI’s Hero release in Japan and Europe on September 25 and North America on October 2, priced at ¥1,650 / $15.99. Release dates for the Banjo & Kazooie, Terry, Byleth, and Min Min amiibo have yet to be announced. Check out brief descriptions and video clips below…


Joker from Persona 5 is the leader of the Phantom Thieves of Hearts, Joker from Persona 5, and sneaked into Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in Challenger Pack 1. His two Nintendo appearances (other than Super Smash Bros. Ultimate) are in Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth for Nintendo 3DS and Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers for Nintendo Switch.


Dragon Quest’s Hero joined the battle in Challenger Pack 2 and allowed players to choose from four heroes from the legendary RPG series, including the protagonist of Dragon Quest XI, of which this amiibo is based. The Hero appears in the Dragon Quest Rivals card game for Nintendo Switch as well as Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition.

Joker amiibo
Hero amiibo