Fri, 25 March 2016
IGN's Nintendo show has a special episode for you! Special guests Reid Young and John Kay of Fangamer and Starment.net join host Jose Otero and Andrew Goldfarb to talk about Earthbound. Learn everything you wanted to know about this special Super Nintendo release, the passionate community it spawned, and how fans are trying to keep the series alive.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Whats_the_Deal_With_Earthbound_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:16pm EDT
Fri, 18 March 2016
IGN's Nintendo show returns with a pair of special guests. Host Jose Otero and Peer Schneider are joined by John Ricciardi and Mark MacDonald -- Both are former members of the press who work at a video game localization company in Japan called 8-4 LTD. The crew kicks off the show with a discussion about Nintendo's hip social app, called Miitomo, and Pokemon's recent sales milestone.
After the break, the crew takes a deep dive into history and resurrects an old IGN column called Hyrule Times as a special segment for NVC. Join Jose, Peer, Mark and John as they recall video games in the late '90s and the road to Nintendo's epic N64 masterpiece, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat_Presents_Hyrule_Times_Vol._1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:43am EDT
Thu, 10 March 2016
This week comedian and writer for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Mike Drucker, joins the cast of Nintendo Voice Chat! Drucker used to work for Nintendo Treehouse as a localization writer (and he joined IGN afterward as a writer on Up at Noon).
Listen in, as Drucker tells host Jose Otero, Peer Schneider, and Brian Altano stories about his work on Super Mario All-Stars, Kid Icarus Uprising, Mario Party 9, and his surprise contribution to the Legend of Zelda series. After the break, the crew talks about negative feedback surrounding Paper Mario Color Splash, as the crew looks back on the success and failures of the series.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Tales_from_the_Nintendo_Treehouse.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT
Fri, 4 March 2016
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Our_Reactions_to_Nintendo_Direct_3_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:51pm EDT
Fri, 26 February 2016
This week, IGN's Nintendo show has a special double feature for you! First, host Jose Otero. Brian Altano, and Zach Ryan go in depth on The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD and the upcoming IGN review. Then, after the break Jose is joined by a panel of Pokemon experts: Armando Torres, Miranda Sanchez, and Kallie Plagge join the show to talk about why the series has endured 20 years and the announcement of Pokemon Sun and Moon.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Celebrating_20_Years_of_Pokemon.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:59pm EDT
Fri, 12 February 2016
IGN's Nintendo show has a special episode for you! First we discuss your feedback to last week's question regarding Nintendo, NX, and E3 2016. Then, we bring you a spoiler-free segment all about Fire Emblem Fates Birthright & Conquest. Join host Jose Otero, Peer Schneider, and Brendan Graeber for another fun filled show.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Our_Fire_Emblem_Fates_Special.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:01pm EDT
Fri, 5 February 2016
IGN's Nintendo show returns with host Jose Otero, Brian Altano, and Peer Schneider. This week the regular crew talks about the final DLC drop for Smash Wii U/3DS. Peer tells us how nice it is to have Pikachu by your side in Detective Pikachu. Jose shares his hands-on impressions of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD. Then, after the break, teh crew tackles a big topic: EA has announced it's moving its press conference out of E3 2016 regular rotation. Will Nintendo step up and unveil NX on stage at E3? We take a hard look at last year's digital event and come up with our best guesses. Finally, the crew tackles a discussion about Nintendo's next smartphone game after Miitomo.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Will_Nintendo_Reveal_NX_on_Stage_at_E3_2016_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:04am EDT
Fri, 29 January 2016
IGN's Nintendo show is back with another episode! This week, Meghan Sullivan joins host Jose Otero, Brian Altano, and Peer Schneider to talk about Final Fantasy Explorers and Linkle in Hyrule Warriors. Then, after the break, the core trio tackles the rumor of a Smash NX launch title (made by Namco) and the news that some changes will be coming to Fire Emblem Fates in the West.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Could_Smash_Be_An_NX_Launch_Game_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:03am EDT
Mon, 25 January 2016
IGN's Nintendo Show returns with a two-hour special episode. In the first half, host Jose Otero is joined by Peer Schneider and Jared Petty to talk about Minecraft Stories, Mario and Luigi: Paper Jam, Hyrule Warriors Legends, and a bunch of NX rumors. Then, after the break, special guest Sean Velasco joins Jose and Brian Altano to talk about Shovel Knight's amiibo and more.
Direct download: Nintendo_Voice_Chat__Shoveling_Through_NX_Rumors.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:41pm EDT
Fri, 15 January 2016
IGN’s Best of 2015 Awards
Splatoon won best shooter and best competitive multiplayer
Super Mario Maker won Best Wii U game
Zelda: Tri Force Heroes won Best 3DS game
Why Splatoon Should’ve Been IGN’s Wii U Game of the Year
If NX is a 2016 Product, Nintendo Needs to Start Talking About It Now
2016 could be a big year for...