Nintendo Voice Chat

Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week, Casey DeFreitas is joined by Peer Schneider, Brain Altano, and Zach Ryan to talk about the last week of Nintendo. First up, the crew talks about Nintendo franchises we haven't seen in a while. Did you know it's been 16 years since the last F-Zero game? Then, the panel discusses the huge Nintendo Gigaleak that has revealed a ton of new information about old Nintendo games. Plus, hear about Persona 5 Scramble finally getting confirmed for the west and Animal Crossing's save backup services. Finally, we wrap up with one of your listener questions on Question Block.

Timecodes:

  • 00:00:00 Welcome!
  • 00:01:19 Nintendo franchise release gaps
  • 00:19:28 The Nintendo Gigaleak
  • 00:35:50 Audience Yaps
  • 00:44:22 More news!
  • 00:48:30 What we're playing
  • 01:00:00 Question Block

Games out this week:

  • Sagrada, $14.99, Out now
  • They Breathe, $3.99, Out now
  • Heroes of Hammerwatch: Ultimate Edition, $19.99, Out now
  • Kingdom Rush, $9.99, Out now
  • Nowhere Prophet, $24.99, Out now

What we're playing:

  • Peer: Paper Mario, Carrion, Crysis
  • Brian: Carrion, Panzer Paladin
  • Zach: Paper Mario, Carrion, EarthBound
Direct download: NVC_519.mp3
Category:video games -- posted at: 6:00pm EDT

Welcome to a surprise episode of Nintendo Voice Chat! We thought we were taking this week off-- but apparently Nintendo had other plans. Casey DeFreitas is joined by Peer Schneider, Tom Marks, and Janet Garcia to react to the Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase from earlier this week. Plus, hear about the best-selling games of the year so far, another Splatfest announcement, and more. Finally, it's your listener questions answered on the Question Block.

Timecodes:

  • 00:00:00 Welcome!
  • 00:03:30 Mini Nintendo Direct impressions
  • 00:16:56 The top-downloaded games in Japan
  • 00:24:35 News time!
  • 00:40:30 Games out this week
  • 00:46:10 What we're playing
  • 01:03:05 Question Block!
Direct download: NVC_518.mp3
Category:video games -- posted at: 6:00pm EDT

Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week, Casey DeFreitas is joined by Peer Schneider, Sam Claiborn, and Seth Macy to discuss their picks for the most disappointing Nintendo announcement. Then, the crew listens and reacts to some of your most disappointing moments that you submitted to the show! Plus, hear discussions on WayForward’s Switch announcement, the Lego NES set, and more. Finally, it’s your listener questions answered on another round of Question Block. 

Timecodes:

  • 00:00:00 Welcome!
  • 00:00:40 WayForward’s new Switch game, and our biggest Nintendo disappointments
  • 00:18:30 Your biggest Nintendo disappointments!
  • 00:29:29 News!
  • 00:44:20 Games out this week
  • 00:47:50 What we’re playing
  • 00:58:04 Question Block!

What we’re playing:

  • Casey: Clubhouse Games
  • Peer: CrossCode
  • Sam: Ghost of Tsushima
  • Seth: Donkey Kong Country, Super Mario World
Direct download: NVC_071520_audio.mp3
Category:video games -- posted at: 6:00pm EDT

Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! On this episode, Casey DeFreitas is joined by Zach Ryan, Tom Marks, and Seth Macy to talk about the last week of Nintendo. First up, the panel discusses their favorite Nintendo games that remind them of summer. Then, it's a deep-dive into Zach's impressions of Paper Mario: The Origami King. Stick around to hear about The World Ends with You anime, Breath of the Wild 2, and the new Switch Online games for July. Finally, the panel tackles your listener questions on Question Block.

Timecodes:

  • 00:00:00 Welcome!
  • 00:01:19 The Best Summer Games on Switch
  • 00:13:20 Paper Mario: The Origami King discussion
  • 00:23:51 News time!
  • 00:34:37 Games out this week
  • 00:46:00 Question Block!

Games out this week:

  • Superliminal - 7/7, $20
  • Catherine: Full Body - 7/7, $50
  • CrossCode - 7/9, $20
  • Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 - 7/10, $15
  • Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise - 7/10, $50
Direct download: NVC_070820_audio.mp3
Category:video games -- posted at: 6:00pm EDT

Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week, Casey DeFreitas is joined by Brian Altano, Zach Ryan, and special guest PlayerEssence to talk about a ton of Smash! The crew kicks off with their impressions of Min Min, the latest character to join the fight, and then the panel ranks all of the DLC characters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Then, stick around to hear discussions on Nintendo's formal apology regarding Joy-Con drift, the delayed opening of Super Nintendo World in Japan, and more. Finally, hear your listener questions answered on another round of Question Block. 

Timecodes:

  • 00:00:00 Welcome!
  • 00:02:02 Min Min impressions and ranking the Smash DLC
  • 00:26:56 Nintendo apologizes for Joy-Con drift
  • 00:34:01 More news!
  • 00:44:26 Games out this week
  • 00:49:08 What we're playing
  • 01:01:32 Question Block!

Games out this week:

  • Yes, Your Grace - 6/26 $20
  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III - 6/30, $60
  • Biped - 7/2, $15

What we're playing:

  • OJ: Smash, Xenoblade
  • Brian: Clubhouse Games
  • Zach:  Mr. Driller Drill Land!
Direct download: NVC_515.mp3
Category:video games -- posted at: 6:00pm EDT

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