The following contains mild spoilers for Luigi’s Mansion 3.
Luigi’s Mansion 3 could have been a major letdown.
With my Switch Lite in hand and Polterpup at my side, I began my playthrough feeling very eager but prepared for disappointment. Of course, it’s one of the most hyped releases of the year, and I wanted to be dazzled. I’d seen the trailers, loved the demo at E3, and had my Gooigi Halloween costume all but completed. But I worried: How could any game be as good as I wanted this one to be?
While I can’t answer how Nintendo made this happen — other than saying, “Well, it’s Nintendo” — I can confirm that Luigi’s Mansion 3 is just as good as we had hoped. Arguably, it’s even better. Read more…