Opinion: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is what it says on the tin

Unreal I’ve had Ultimate for about three weeks now, and I’m still saying the header of this article. This game is just…it feels like an impossible dream somehow sprung upon reality that we shouldn’t have gotten. I’ve covered the game extensively since its reveal here on LVLS, and every time I start up the game…

Opinion: Smash Bros. Ultimate impressions!

Smashtastic I have put in a considerable number of hours into Smash Bros. Ultimate since its launch last week. The above is where I fell character-wise Sunday morning; I’ve since added another several: I still have a few to go: Dark Samus, Incineroar, Greninja, Dark Pit, Toon Link, and Cloud are left. But hey, that’s…

Opinion: Let’s talk about Square-Enix and Smash

With many outlets getting the opportunity to play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, the news has broke that Final Fantasy VII music retains the paltry two tracks Wii U/3DS received, and there has not been a sign of any FF representation outside of Cloud and the Midgar stage to be found thus far. This has been a…

Opinions: Smash Bros. Ultimate Speculation – DLC!

Nintendo confirmed there would be five character/stage/music packs coming to Ultimate over the next year or so, and since I am DYING to play this game as it is I want to speculate on what they might be. This time I’m going to revive some of my most wanted characters who were not deconfirmed as…

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Diversity: A Quick Examination

Updated 2/2/2019 I wanted to look at the now finalized roster fo Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and see how well ethnicity and gender are represented in the game. I’ve touched on this before with Wii U/3DS, but with a new game I want to actually break it down this go-around. This has been revised following…

Opinion: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Final Direct Reaction

  A nasty headache put me out of commission for writing about this Thursday, but I’m ready to discuss what happened in the Direct! First off, Grinch leak was fake. It definitely seemed too good to be true, and while I kept my expectations in check it SURE would have been neat to see Mach…

Opinion: SMASH DIRECT 11/1! Let’s guess the things!

Nintendo announced the next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct will be this Thursday, 11/1 at 7AM PST! It’ll be 40 minutes long and will be the last Smash specific Direct before the game is released! Since events are keeping me from work this morning, let’s do something far funner than thinking about that and speculate…