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Space Jam 2 is getting a video game tie-in

Nintendo will discontinue the Splatoon 2 Online Lounge

Nintendo is ending support for the Splatoon 2 Online Lounge feature on the Nintendo Switch Online app. The feature allowed people to set up Splatoon 2 battles online with their friends and will no longer be available starting July 28.

Sequels and spinoffs are everywhere in games. That’s because creating something new can be risky. Scarlet Nexus, Bandai Namco’s upcoming role-playing game, surprised me. It has a strong foundation as a potential future franchise thanks to its twisty narrative and solid combat.