'Smash Bros.' Keeps Breaking Its Rules, and That's Great

Nintendo has just released a new character for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Banjo & Kazooie. The Rare mainstays have joined the battle and are already shaking things up with the usual Smash formula. With each new character release, it feels like Sakurai and his team are stretching the rules they’ve established, and that’s a big part of why I’ve really enjoyed playing these new characters.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/bjwmw4/smash-bros-keeps-breaking-its-rules-and-thats-great