When the 1st of April showed up, all the evil came out! it is that one day when everyone having an legal permission to pull their best prank and that includes all in video games family. When everyone has roundup their prank on one side of their game, Nintendo chose to go all out from the games to the kits! Yep, this year Nintendo is in the game, it was like they challenged April Fools itself, and look what they did!
First of all, let’s jump to the one game that fills us with Vitamin D because we need to play it outside, Pokémon GO
Pokémon Go is one of the most successful mobile games of all times, breaking records like fastest to earn $100 million and most-downloaded in its first month of release and the enthusiasm is not over just yet. In 1st of April, Pokémon GO decided to give their player the graphic they deserved. Looks like Red pays a little visit to Pokémon GO and bring 8-bit graphic along with him, and the player went crazy because of it!
Mega Man: Date My Robot
Who says that February is the month of love? Correct me wrong, but I feel all the love I need from Mega Man: Date My Robot Master. Who would’ve thought that the new spin-off of Mega Man is dating simulator game? Now go on an adventure of getting love from anyone you’ll encounter, careful though Splash Woman would be very jealous if you get close to Dr. Willy
Eeve in Tekken 7
Cute Face can fool you. The new project Eeve with Tekken will bring you into this mash-up between cute and grueling world. What people need is the new eevolution but Nintendo knows you better more than yourself, this is what you need. After killing all dragon type, now it’s time Eeve conquer Tekken 7 world.
Team Rocket went on technology
The most epic one is how Team Rocket finally gets rogue with the hacking system. On 1 April, Team Rocket hacked Pokémon social media account and released a brief video announcing their grand scheme…. which (unsurprisingly) is to steal Ash’s Pikachu. They also did change the profile picture with dreaded Team Rocket logo. After going rampage on social media, Team Rocket went to Pokémon.com to get a featured on their very own Pokémon and also posted several articles related to Team Rocket. Will Team Rocket succeed this time? or Jessie, James, and Meowth just end up blast off again?
Nintendo Switch Fornite: Mushroom Kingdom
Nintendo wouldn’t be Nintendo without any Mario in it, right? It’s Fornite: Mushroom Kingdom, the Australian site jokingly announced that Nintendo and Epic Games were working together on a special project. They even bother to make all the component to make it, let just say, trust-able, such as the game cover completed with Nintendo’s iconic character – Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Yoshi and Splatoon Inkling- even screenshots! Check this out!
So what do you think? Now you can agree that Nintendo really pulled it out this time right?