Nintendo Direct’s biggest announcement is other announcements

Entering the Nintendo live broadcast on Thursday, fans have high expectations and reasonable expectations for three pieces of news: animal Crossing New horizons And its seriously overdue content update; the announcement of the last soldier Super Smash Bros Ultimate Edition; Maybe the official name of the sequel The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

Fans received… two announcements, and zippo.

If it’s not for the exposure of flesh Splatoon 3, Bayonet 3, Kirby and the Forgotten Place, And the cast of Mario movies, Nintendo may be accused of deceiving audiences. animal Crossing: New Horizons’ The support after the recent release was very weak, and Nintendo felt it necessary to apologize for this in July.

Although fans did catch a glimpse of Brewster and his cafe The Roost (they have been begging for his return), Nintendo thanked them for their patience… asked them to wait patiently for another live event in October to learn more about New horizons‘Next update. They didn’t even provide a date for this steam.

Even more puzzling is that Nintendo needs a breakthrough Super smash bro final The fighter announced its own live October event.Roster update Smash It is usually the top program announcement of Directs in the past. Instead, Nintendo will give a presentation with director Masahiro Sakurai at 10 am Eastern Time on October 5th.

Admittedly, this is the 82nd and last playable character of the game launched in 2018, but in terms of other news to be shared, Nintendo said that fans will also see the final Mii Fighter costume on the show. For things that can be easily resolved now, this seems to be a long wait.

finally, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2, Or anything that is ultimately named or subtitled, is the vision of these three people in terms of new details or revelations. After all, this is a pretty big game, and it won’t appear until next year. But the title of this game is more attractive than usual, because Nintendo deliberately insisted on the grounds that the title itself might leak too much. This led to a series of fan theories, some of which were more wishful thinking than others, and Thursday’s absence meant that the speculative factory continued to grind a very thin meal.

Carry Hollow Knight: Silk Song Once again, leaving without permission, fans feel that they are attracted by the promise of big news and incremental updates, which is forgivable.This pair of Kirby, Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis (!!!) controllers (and their games), and even Chocobo GP, This is breaking news that we are eager to report.

Still, the announcement of the announcement is a bit/a bit dirty, isn’t it? Especially when playing in such a loyal fan base.