Free Kid Icarus Uprising AR Cards!

Members of Club Nintendo have the opportunity to receive a pack of  Kid Icarus Uprising AR cards FREE!  The Pack consists of the following cards:

  • Great Reaper
  • Drill Arm
  • Palutena (rare)

If you are not currently a member (why aren’t you?), signing up is free and easy!  You can claim your free pack of AR cards by clicking  here, but you might want to hurry because supplies are limited.

How do you feel about AR cards in general, is it just a gimmick or will it become a legitimate gaming medium?


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