This week Nintendo announced the final three DLC names that are coming out soon. Final Fantasy’s Cloud (everyone knew about that one), another character from Fire Emblem (Corrin) and, yes, Bayonetta. Yippy! Right?! WRONG!
I’m sure you guys are upset. I know you are. At first, I was right there with you wondering “Hey, where’s Knuckles? Where’s Shovel Knight? Where’s King K. Rool? Where’s Snake? Where’s Rayman? Where’s Goku? Where’s Krillin? Where’s Nico Bellic? Where’s Peppy? Where’s Waldo? Where’s Dr. Wiley? Where’s Metal Sonic? Where’s Tails? Where’s the Contra guys? Where’s Q*Bert? Where’s Conker? Where’s Bubsy?! Where’s (enter name here)?”
Then I realized something, maybe it’s not for us to tell NINTENDO who they should and shouldn’t have on their games. I mean, they are Nintendo after all. They have been doing this since before you and I were probably born. Do you guys remember when the outrage was about Tomogachi Life and how many people wanted same-sex marriage/adoption in the game? What did Nintendo do? Didn’t give in to people’s demands and, actually, still made sense while denying Tomogachi Life.
Nintendo has been doing things like this for years, boys and girls. They’re going to make great and revolutionary games and then they will make decisions that most of you won’t like but they know one thing: YOU’RE STILL GOING TO PLAY THE GAME! YOU’RE STILL GOING TO ENJOY THE GAME! YOU’RE STILL GOING TO BUY THE AMIIBOS WHEN THEY COME OUT! So it doesn’t really matter who they put in the last DLC…
You know what? This thing goes deeper than just Smash and Nintendo. Look at the backlash Mortal Kombat is receiving for who they have in their upcoming DLC. A Xenomorph from Alien and the guy from Texas Chainsaw Massacre are in the game and the first comment I’ve seen wasn’t praise and wasn’t excitement…It was anger. Anger because there weren’t characters that were already in the series (that, honestly, nobody really knows) instead of horror CLASSICS that are known for blood and gore. Not only that but to have multiple Alien v. Predator matchups. HOW CAN ANYONE BE ANGRY ABOUT THAT?!
Someone please tell me who else would you like in Mortal Kombat? Friggin’ Stryker?
We discuss our gaming achievements from the past week. – :30
In Video Game Themed Things From Around The Internet…net…net: Pokemon without trainers, Sporanos GTA and Katamari DMX. – 7:15
In things you should be made aware of, we talk about Dr. Who and Mass Effect, 2x the Sting in WWE2K15, a new Tekken and Mortal Kombat X news.- 15:40
We review mobile games like Angry Birds Epic and Stick Death. – 21:50
We discuss the new Smash Brothers characters. – 27:00
Lastly In our Final Round discussion, we talk about what we want to see in the new Smash Brothers game. – 27:00
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Today it was revealed that Fire Emblem is going to have a HUGE impact on the world of Super Smash Brothers.
With the reveal of Captain Falcon (someone who, honestly, should have been announced MONTHS ago), Nintendo has announced that Lucina, Chrom and the Fire Emblem Avatar, being named “Robin” will also be JOINING THE FIGHT *CHING*! A cool thing they did for Robin is, like in Fire Emblem, you will be able to choose whether Robin is going to be male or female. What is not known if it’s just going to be a skin or a totally different character.
Are you happy with these three being in the game? Who would you have in Super Smash Bros? I still want my Stwongbaaahd!
This week on Let’s Play 52, we have Bobby (@bobbyfjtown) Chachi (@chachisays) Mad Mike and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron) talking gaming!
The cast talks about what games they played this week.
A Boy and His Blob what di everyone think after they replayed it.
Mad Mike said it was a new experience for him; a very interesting game.
Sorg said the game was impressive in all that it could do for an NES game.
Bobby did not think the game held up, and Chachi forgot to play it!
American Idol winner Taylor Hicks was in the Super Smash Brothers tournament, did he win like he did in American Idol?
SkyRim mods are out there! Yes there is a PokeMon related one!
Ultimate Warrior is in WWE 2K14! The current graphics might be the games ultimate challenge.
Chachi got to test out some new Wii U games at a local Best Buy, find out his thoughts on these games.
How does Wii U compare with other systems? More Chachi insight! Is his loyalty to Nintendo getting the best of him?
A new Street Fighter tournament was held and guess what?; a new game and new characters are coming!
What has Jon Stewart been doing? How does it relate to gaming?
The Steam summer sale is going on. Why is Sorg avoiding it? The cast talks some Steam.
GameFly is it effective? Mad Mike enjoys it, but there is some leeriness to using it.
Wii U is it just a party console? The cast discusses this issue!
Boss Battle: What character do you trust to safe your life?
Bobby says it would be Drake from Uncharted, Sorg said Lara Croft from Tomb Raider, Mad Mike says Mario (played by Anthony Hopkins?!?) and Chachi hates on Link for a minute, then goes with Samus from Metroid as his savior.
The challenge for this week is Silver Surfer. The hardest game of all time!
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