Thenaya — a homebrew app to clone amiibos with your 3DS

Hi guys!

I want to share some amazing news with you today!

Recently I have discovered an awesome 3DS homebrew app which allows amiibo cloning with 3DS itself! Sounds like a dream, isn’t it?

It is a project developed by the same person behind TagMo, the most popular amiibo cloning app for Android devices! And it makes amiibo cloning on 3DS as simple as with NFC-enabled Android phone! Continue reading

mintyPi 2.0 project update

Today I’m happy to let everyone know that most part of the required components has arrived.

Since I’m aiming for a high quality build, I had to order some additional tools and materials, which should arrive by the middle of September.

I have also ordered a recently released add-on to the mintyPi, the battery monitor, which I am going to install during the build process, covering all the aspects in a single video. Continue reading

PN532 sketches release soon

Hi! The Arduino sketches for amiibo cloning using the PN532 NFC module are ready and have been tested.

As I promised, everyone who donated their money for the sketches development got their hands on the sketches earlier.

My patrons at Patreon got early access too, so if you can’t wait, then it’s probably the right time to join!

The rest will get an access to the sketches in one week. Subscribe to the blog updates if you don’t want to miss the release, the subscription form is available on the blog sidebar somewhere on the right.

Thank you all for your support. If you have a question for me, you can always leave a comment below and I will answer it as soon as I can. Take care.

Be my patron ❤️

Hi, all! It’s me again with awesome news for those of you who follow my blog for a while.

I just joined Patreon! In case you’re wondering, Patreon is a simple way for you to contribute to projects I make and articles I write every month, and get great rewards in return, including early access to new projects, articles, and behind-the-scenes content, which I find really cool!

You can already find some new intriguing info about one of the most awaited projects there!

Click below and become my patron:
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Thanks for all your kind support!


Companion script to simplify amiibo cloning with arduino

Update May 1, 2017

Thanks to this script, now there is an online tool available, where you can prepare your dumps no matter what OS you use.

The manual dump editing, described in the initial article, is quite a long and boring process. Moreover, if you’re not careful enough, any mistake can lead to a wasted tag.

In order to change this the redditor ShoGinn made a script which greatly simplifies the process.

Here’s what you need to make it work: Continue reading