So this week was E3, and the biggest news was obviously the inclusion of the Wii Fit Trainer girl as a character in the new Smash Bros. game.
There’s been a weird degree of self-serious RAGEing over her inclusion, which is silly. SSB is perhaps the most joyously whimsical game franchise in existence, and I don’t understand how anybody could not love the inclusion of such a goofy, totally unexpected yet wholly-deserving (in terms of repping one of the most important Nintendo franchises of the last 5 years) character.
Plus, yoga pants. What sort of monster could object to yoga pants, for Christ’s sake? Continue Reading →