Back Page: We Forced A Bot To Read Nintendo News, And It Wrote Its Own Headlines

We’re out of a job.

In the game magazine business, the Back Page is where you’d find all the weird goofs that we couldn’t fit into the rest of the pages. Some may call it “filler”; we prefer “a whole page to make terrible jokes that are tangentially related to the content of the mag”. We don’t have pages on the internet, but we still love terrible jokes – thus our Back Page features. Today, Kate outsources her job to technology, which seems like one of those cautionary tales…

Here at Nintendo Life HQ, we’re constantly trying to think up new ways to add a little pizazz to our front page. Stories about Pikachu? We’ve heard ’em all. New Smash Bros characters? Too easy to guess. Waluigi gets snubbed again? We knew it.

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