It’s a worn-out cliche these days to say that a game is “perfect for the Switch,” but that really does apply to Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, which will become the latest Wii U transplant to arrive on the Switch this week.
Every Saturday morning I wake up at 5.30am to the croaky sound of my three-year-old son. He always says the same thing. It’s Groundhog Day. Only instead of an alarm clock, it’s a barely hatched human being delivering the pain.
Bowser has been around long enough that many gamers have found themselves wondering: is Mario’s longtime nemesis really all that bad? Maybe he’s just… misunderstood? Perhaps his intentions are pure, but as a flawed despot struggling to maintain order in his kingdom, he doesn’t always make the best decisions.