We have nearly two decades to draw knowledge from and reflect upon. Lessons have undoubtedly been learned. One such lesson is that success in this industry can be summed up in one word: games. The future of the video game industry has and will always be decided by the one with games that produce the greatest impact on gamers. What games make an impact? And what games are merely ordinary? That answer changes from one generation to another on account of the evolution of hardware. Changing technology allows developers to express new subjects and convey new ideas. Thanks to Nintendo, this upcoming generation will be no different.