Looks like QBBY has some fans over in Australia. As promised, Nintendo Australia sold the import QBBY amiibo via their official eBay store. The demand was pretty damn high, as all 450 units sold out in 2 hours. Sales were limited to just Australia and New Zealand, so there shouldn't have been any poaching from other regions. Thanks to Wavebuster for the heads up!
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