Adam “Armada” Lindgren, a longtime Super Smash Bros. Melee top player, today announced his retirement from one vs. one Melee tournament matches, the pro’s bread and butter for a decade. Citing “severe motivational issues,” Lindgren said that “If I can’t have fun doing it, then there’s no point in doing it.”

Senior reporter at Kotaku.

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With Ultimate around the corner and looking more solid than a graphene sheet, is there much reason to hang on to melee?

Not a fan of Smash, but the Smash Nintendo direct made it seem like the ultimate fighting game. :thinking: