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Blaster Master Zero Update & Footage

UPDATE: Blaster Master Zero will receive the Pro Controller update on March 16

 

Now that the Switch is out, news has been very sporadic, which is okay, because it’s given me time to play Zelda.  However, the next game to hit the NA eshop comes on March 9, and it’s another throw-back game.  Blaster Master Zero  is a remake/sequel to the original Blaster Master game that came out way, way, way back on the NES, and if you were a fan of the original, you’re sure to find much to love about Zero.

As fans await the game’s release, one irate fan took to Twitter to share his disgust for the lack of pro controller support in the game.

Tweets don’t embed properly on this website (much to my chagrin), so here’s what happened:

After one random tweeter said, he wouldn’t buy the game without Pro Controller support.  Inti Creates, the game’s development studio, fired back with:

Of course, Japan will be included in that patch:

Personally, I don’t have a Pro Controller, and I don’t understand the unfaltering love of the $80 device, as I’m perfectly comfortable with the Joy-Con on their grip.  That being said, there are definitely Pro-supporters, and it’s good to know that game devs are listening to what fans want.

Also, if you want to see the game in action, Jeffrey Grubb goes hands on with the game in the video below:

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