Reno man Scott Amos was going through some possessions from the attic of his childhood home the other day when he came across something: an unopened copy of Kid Icarus for the Nintendo Entertainment System, complete with receipt from 1988.
Apparently, some Smash Bros. players out there are frustrated at the strength of characters like Kirby and Pit — both characters from franchises that director Masahiro Sakurai created. Because if Kirby beat you, it’s obviously the creator’s fault.
After 21 years, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is getting a direct sequel. That’s quite the gap, 21 years. But it’s far from being the only big gap.