It’s nearly Valentine’s Day, and to celebrate one of the most pointless occasions of the year, Nintendo created a poll over at Play Nintendo.
Nintendo wanted to know which of its most-famous characters you’d ask to be your Valentine, and the results are definitely surprising.
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The poll asked: “Who would you want to give a Valentine to?
“Mario is brave, Princess Peach is kind, Isabelle is helpful, and Wario is…gassy. Would you want to give one of them a Valentine? You can choose from some of these beloved friends below!”
The options you could vote for included some understandable choices: Mario, Link and princesses Peach and Zelda. However, you have to wonder who voted for Kirby, Pikachu or Jibanyan…
Winning by a landslide victory was Waluigi, who took first place with nearly 1500 votes. To put that into perspective, Animal Crossing‘s Isabelle took second place, with just 110 votes [via Reddit].
waluigi getting the love he deserves🥰 pic.twitter.com/rKgPKHTOIt
— pls (@spikepls) February 8, 2019
I wonder if this means Nintendo will FINALLY start listening to fan requests to get Waluigi in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
Waluigi hater: Waluigi will never be in smash! Stop it! Your embarrassing yourselves. He’s an assist, GIVE IT UP!
— Dexter Valera (@DexterValera) February 8, 2019
Check out the tally below.
Image Credit: Nintendo
Who would you have voted for?
2019 is set to be a great year for Nintendo, with the likes of Animal Crossing and a canon Pokemon RPG headed to the Switch sometime within the next twelve months.
Nintendo is still riding the wave of success that the Switch has brought, ending 2018 on a high thanks to the amazing sales numbers of games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee over the Christmas period.
Keep the good work coming, Nintendo!
Featured Image Credit: Nintendo.