Knots instant­ly formed in my stom­ach the first time I read the words “down­load­able con­tent” in rela­tion to Nin­ten­do. My younger self was scream­ing about rob­bing the world of the joys of unlock­ing con­tent by play­ing the game instead of whip­ping out your cred­it card. Dooms­day the­o­ries start­ed form­ing in my mind about the ter­ri­ble sort of DLC exploita­tion I might see down the line. It’s been quite a while since that moment and none of those fears have come to pass. Frankly, I feel like they’ve done a good job of approach­ing the sit­u­a­tion in a pos­i­tive way that has thus far ben­e­fit­ted customers.


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