Nintendo’s got a cheeky warning for rage quitters

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Splatoon 2 is nothing if not charming. 

During this weekend’s Splatfest, some players noticed that Splatoon‘s signature Nintendo charm even extends to its warning against rage quitters and players with poor internet connections.

If you disconnect from online multiplayer matches in Splatoon 2 enough times, the game will give you a warning that you could be banned from playing online if you keep disconnecting. The message is sent in the most Nintendo way possible.

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This tiny Japanese space agency drone is giving us a glimpse of life in space

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If you’ve ever wondered about what it’s like to be inside the International Space Station through the lens of, say, a drone, look no further. 

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has released images and video from its JEM Internal Ball Camera, known as “Int-Ball,” — a camera drone that can record images and video while moving in space — and the new footage gives us earth-dwellers a sneak peek of the happenings on the space laboratory.

The device itself is a tiny little ball (that looks like a Star Wars character, tbh) that can move autonomously in space, and take photos and video under remote control by the JAXA Tsukaba Space Center. Read more…

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