Opinion: SSB Ultimate will not have every stage…so let’s speculate!

It was recently revealed that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate won’t include all of the stages from the past games — disappointing, but we are getting a TON of them based on research done by GameXplain (with more detailed here and here), with a grand total of 84 currently known: Battlefield (Ultimate) Final Destination (Ultimate) New…

Opinion: My Idealized N64 Mini and the Cold Splash of Reality

So, Nintendo has been trademarking stuff related to the Nintendo 64 lately, including a controller graphic in line with the NES and SNES Classic mini consoles. So it’s pretty likely that a N64 Mini is on the way. Of course, what would I want on it? Well, here’s an extravagant list of 30 titles that…

Opinion: We Know Five of the Fifteen* Sega Ages titles…what do I want to see?

Sega’s Switch exclusive Ages line has five titles confirmed coming down the pike: Sonic the Hedgehog, Phantasy Star, Thunder Force IV, Gain Ground and Alex Kidd in Miracle World. Each will see significant bonuses courtesy of M2’s expertise in modernizing classic titles while retaining everything that made the original game great, and Sega’s gone so…

Opinions: Smash Bros. Third Party Additions (if I had any say)

All right, let’s finally wrap up this article series and discuss 6 characters from third parties I’d like to see come into the world of Smash. I don’t expect any of them to make it save maybe Shovel Knight, but that’s fine. This is all for fun. This has been trimmed a tad from the…

Opinions: If I could design a NES Classic 2…

Nintendo plans to re-release the NES Classic next year, but that’s sort of old hat. If Nintendo came over to me to generate a NES Classic 2 (modeled after the late second model of the console) with the same number of games, this would be what I would supply. Now in this case I’m giving…

Opinion: Five Hopeful Things I Hope to See in a Smash Bros. Switch

Slowly but surely I’m getting all of my thoughts on a new Smash Bros. compiled. After detailing new Nintendo fighters I’d like to see as well as some modifications to existing combatants (and unlikely jettisons), I’d like to address a few other particulars in a new/upgraded version of Smash: Incorporate the 3DS stages! The biggest…