Metroid’s Mother Brain will be an assist trophy in the new Super Smash Bros. game, series director Masahiro Sakurai revealed via Miiverse today.
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.