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Splatoon: Nintendo’s Possible Next Hit

This afternoon, I had the privilege to try out Nintendo’s newest game series, Splatoon. In this game, you play squid people (or inklings) who shoot ink on land and at opponents in order to dominate the territory. Yes, Nintendo has made an original, but fun, third-person shooter.

I will admit, I am not good at shooters. My college buds can vouch that in the few times I played Halo multiplayer. Of course, other than the Halo LAN parties, I have never played a shooter genre game. So, for those who have me on their team would have to be patient with me. Regardless, Splatoon is a great game for novices and pros alike, especially for something this creative. Continue reading