Masahiro Sakurai has revealed players will be able to grab new weapons for Kid Icarus: Uprising through SpotPass.

Speaking at the on-going Nintendo Direct, Sakurai spoke about the system's StreetPass and SpotPass functions opening up new ways to share and create weapons. Players will be able to get new Power Gems to create more powerful accessories, with the in-game currency of hearts unlocking the weapons outright.

Kid Icarus: Uprising is out on 23rd March.