Opinion: Thoughts on Min Min joining Smash

ARMS joins the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate battle with Min Min! I’ve spent a few hours playing as her, so here’s my quick overview. Min Min is both straightforward and incredibly technical. She’s pretty to the point in terms of her loadout: she has her long ARMS at the ready at all times, with her…

Opinions: Min Min from ARMS is the 6th Smash Ultimate DLC Fighter!

It’s official — Min Min is the ARMS candidate making the leap to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate! I had wished for Twintelle in my speculation post, but Min Min is definitely the second strongest design from the game AND adds a woman of color to the roster (even if, alas, she does fall into some…

Opinion: RANKED: Smash Ultimate’s Fighter Pass #1

With Byleth now available, Fighter’s Pass #1 is complete for Smash Ultimate! I thought it might be fun to do a RANKED on the characters on a few perimeters, so let’s get right into it! Character – Representation of Franchise Terry >  Hero > Banjo-Kazooie > Byleth > Joker In terms of how much a…

Opinions: Sakurai to livestream Fighter 5 in Smash Ultimate this Thursday!

All right friends, Nintendo finally announced the final fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will be revealed and livestreamed Thursday, 1/16 for 35 minutes! Sakurai will be at the helm once again, and…there’s 35 MINUTES of content! Granted, 5 minutes or so will likely go into amiibo and Mii costume talk, but it’s good to…

Opinions: Terry Bogard joins Smash Ultimate! Quick Thoughts

What a dense and informative and loving 48 minutes of stream. Terry Bogard joins Smash Ultimate and I couldn’t be happier. Here’s five quick thoughts on the stream and my brief playtime thus far: Sakurai CLEARLY loves SNK, Fatal Fury, King of Fighters, and the Neo Geo. This is one of the best developer streams…