Date: October 11, 2018
By ROBERT WORKMAN
Ever since its release on Nintendo 3DS and Switch a little while back (following its successful run on Wii U), Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker has been working its way back into our hearts with its fun puzzles and adorable characters. But apparently, a rating group in Taiwan felt this might be a wee bit much for younger gamers.
Based on this report from Nintendo Life, Nintendo’s official distributor in Taiwan have slapped the game with a Mature rating sticker. And that’s odd, considering that the game’s official box art shows it as being an acceptable title for ages 6+. You can see the image for yourself below, taken from Weblink’s store page.
Obviously this appears to be an example of misbranding, unless someone took Stormy Daniels’ comments about Donald Trump and comparing something of his to Toad to heart. Even then, the game is innocent as all get out — and yes, Toad wears his hat all the time.
Nintendo Life posted this on Twitter and got all sorts of wild reactions from its audience, as you can see from the tweets below: [FULL STORY]