a Wi-Fi based feature of the Nintendo 3DS, 3DSXL and 2DS handheld consoles where if one system comes within wireless range of another, data will automatically be exchanged. Many games and apps utilize this feature to provide the player with in-game bonuses and opponent challenges.

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What effects does Streetpass have with Pokemon X/Y?

In many other games, Streetpass can get you special items or other abilities. Does Pokemon X/Y have anything special with Streetpass?
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Does StreetPass still work if a DS game is suspended/sleeping in a 3DS?

I am playing Solatorobo: Red the Hunter (which is a DS title) on my 3DS, and I often just shut the 3DS while I am walking around (thus suspending the game). It seems, however, that I never manage to ...
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What are Special Miis?

I was looking at the list of StreetPass accomplishments and noticed there are a few accomplishments that require you to StreetPass with Special Miis. What are Special Miis? What makes them special? ...
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Will I lose friends if I ignore them?

When using the Streetpass feature of Mii Plaza, you walk around and gather 'friends', which shows up as a notification (Green LED light on the 3DS, and a green dot on the game icon). Can I safely ...