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October 26, 2016 Retro Gaming Blog Post:

Named Karen by the Internet, this Nintendo Switch actress' life is being fabricated by fans

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Internet memes are a strange phenomena. Meet Karen...
Just days after Nintendo revealed their upcoming NX game console as the Switch, a woman from the trailer has become the focus of internet memes. I don't believe her real name has been made public, but that didn't stop the internet from deeming her, "Karen". Sure, why not?

Netizens are debating whether Karen is a social butterfly who brings the fun where ever she goes via her Switch - or does she have an incurable social inability. Some think she's awkward and doesn't properly interpret social norms, often pestering her friends to play her silly games.

We think Karen is a savvy gal who knows how to have fun. Her new Nintendo Switch lets her bring her favorite games anywhere and even share them with friends who might otherwise get drunk and fall off the roof of a building...

Karen from Nintendo's Switch reveal trailerKAREN'S NEW LIFE IN THE BIG CITY WAS EXCITING, BUT THAT NAGGING QUESTION WAS STILL IN THE BACK OF HER MIND.

Karen is a prophet of Nintendo awesomeness everywhere she goes!
Karen from Nintendo's Switch reveal trailer KAREN SAW OPPORTUNITY WHEN THE TSA WHISKED HER AWAY TO AN INTERROGATION ROOM TO DISCUSS THE DEVICE FOUND IN HER CARRY-ON.

Karen doesn't scare easily and always has a Nintendo solution!
Karen from Nintendo's Switch reveal trailer While a fan of the franchise and appreciative of the craftsmanship, Karen wasn't going to be scared off by the likes of this boss!

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