Thu, 27 February 2020
Welcoooome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week, Casey DeFreitas is joined by Peer Schneider, Brian Altano, and Tom Marks to talk about all things Nintendo. First up, the Nintendo Switch is almost three years old, and the panel reflects on the system's launch, some of Nintendo's wacky experiments on Switch, and their biggest surprises and disappointments so far.
Then, in the news, hear about Platinum's recently announced project, a new Samurai Jack game headed to Switch, details from the Yacht Club Games livestream, and a whole lot more. Finally, hear another round of questions on this week's Question Block.
00:02:16 Reflecting on the first three years of Nintendo Switch
00:24:00 News time! Yacht Club Games, Platinum, and more
00:31:20 Games out this week
00:42:10 What we're playing
00:51:24 Question Block!
Games out this week:
- Rune Factory 4 Special - 2/25, $40
- Samurai Shodown - 2/25, $50
- Two Point Hospital - 2/25, $40
- Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection - 2/25, $30
- Metro 2033 Redux & Metro: Last Light Redux - 2/28, $25 each
What we're playing:
Casey: Rune Factory 4 Special
Peer: Fire Emblem: Three Houses DLC, Darksiders: Genesis, Broken Lines
Brian: Voxelgram, Snack World: The Dungeon Crawl
Tom: Something he can't talk about…
Finally, NVC shirts and sweatshirts are now available at the IGN Store! Use the code nvc10 to get 10% off your purchase of NVC clothes. Multiple colors and styles are available.
Thu, 20 February 2020
Welcooome to Nintendo Voice Chat! Nintendo finally delivered a ton of Animal Crossing details with this week's New Horizons Direct, and the NVC crew is here to talk about everything we learned during the presentation. Plus, hear about Untitled Goose Game's recent honors at the D.I.C.E. Awards, why fans shouldn't give up hope on Persona 5 coming to Switch, and much more. Then, the panel tackles another round of questions on Question Block.
We're celebrating NVC's 500th episode with a live show in San Francisco on March 20! Tickets are limited so grab them here while you can.
Also, NVC shirts and sweatshirts are now available at the IGN Store! Use the code nvc10 to get 10% off your purchase of NVC clothes.
00:00:00 Welcome! A couple quick announcements!
00:05:12 Animal Crossing Direct discussion
00:22:12 Goose Game wins big, and more from the D.I.C.E Awards
00:28:50 News time!
00:46:40 Games out this week
00:49:08 What we're playing
01:02:39 Question Block!
01:12:44 Wrap up!
Thu, 13 February 2020
Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! First up this week, the Nintendo UK eShop had an update on the save transfer situation in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and the NVC crew is here to give their thoughts on the matter.
Then, after Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa said next-gen won't have a significant impact on Nintendo's business, the panel discusses how Nintendo will fit in as new consoles come out later this year. Plus, hear about the Nintendo Direct drought, rumors about Nintendo's presence at E3, the best games to play with your partner, and another edition of everyone's favorite game, Question Block.
00:00:53 Animal Crossing save data update
00:08:17 How will Nintendo fit in with next-gen consoles?
00:21:28 Nintendo Direct and E3 rumors
00:29:03 The best Valentine's Day games
00:36:02 Games out this week
00:41:55 What we're playing
00:49:50 Question Block!
Thu, 6 February 2020
Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! Host Casey DeFreitas is joined by Peer Schneider, Brian Altano, and Zach Ryan to talk about the Nintendo Switch's new sales milestone. Then, the NVC crew discusses Shigeru Miyamoto's hopes for more Nintendo movies and Platinum's Kickstarter campaign for The Wonderful 101 remaster. Plus, hear reactions to the new Animal Crossing Switch, and more! Finally, it's time for your listener queries on Question Block.
00:13:27 Miyamoto wants more Nintendo movies
00:24:40 The Wonderful 101 Kickstarter campaign!
00:36:11 Quick news! Saints Row, Animal Crossing Switch, and more
00:44:11 Games out this week
00:50:28 What we're playing
00:52:53 Question Block time!