All Posts by Lauren Ciaccio

"I'm using tilt controls!" For some, this phrase might just be a way to spam the Mario Kart 8 online lobby. For others, it's a way of life. Mario Kart's tilt controls, introduced way back in Mario Kart Wii, have been a great way to make the franchise more accessible to players. If you're like me and you want to keep that golden steering wheel by your online alias in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, transitioning from the Wii and Wii U wheel setup to the solo Joy-Con on Switch might be a little bumpy—but you've definitely got options.

Or you could just do the right thing and buy the first-party wheel accessory. Jump inside for a quick review.

As a competitive Splatoon player, I was a little worried about how I'd adapt to the changes introduced in the sequel. So when I had the opportunity to try out Splatoon 2 at the Switch Preview Tour's Los Angeles event (and the first couple rounds of the Global Testfire), I dove right in to see how well I'd adjust to the new game. If you're curious to know how Splatoon 2 feels on Switch after you've sunk hundreds of hours into the original, jump inside to find out!