First, there were only squid kids. Now, we have octolings! In Splatoon, these slick cephalopods served as major villians, adorable octopus counterparts to the players. When the franchise announced its expansion with a Switch-bound sequel, rumors circled of playable octopi- this was confirmed as upcoming paid content. But Nintendo wasn’t just selling players a fresh look… […]
After a year of proven success under the Nintendo Switch’s belt, the current-gen console has already set itself far apart from its predecessor. For me, I felt that Nintendo’s presentation was solid, focusing as much as possible on the games, which at the end of the day is really all that gamer’s want. Without a doubt, Nintendo has been having one of the best years it has had for a while. With such momentum built up behind them, I think Nintendo has hit this year’s E3-timed Direct out of the park.