Respawn Entertainment senior designer Mohammad Alavi came under fire after comments made during a Drunk Tech Review video where they discuss the Switch reveal trailer.
In it, Alavi commended the Nintendo Switch for the ease of movement between TV and handheld modes and was excited for the new machine. Fellow guest on the show Ted Zicarelli mentioned that it would allow players to play their AAA titles on the move. To that, Alavi commented
Triple-A? Nintendo hasn’t made a Triple-A game in, like seven years [laugh]
Later in the video, host Mischa Pollack asks whether Skyrim is a Triple-A game to which Alavi responds
Skyrim is totally a triple-A game. Absolutely a triple-A game [laugh]
On the subject of being able to play Titanfall on the Nintendo switch, the response
Fuck no. You’re not going to be able to play Titanfall on it.
The Nintendo Switch launches globally on the 3rd March 2017.