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8-4 Play 3/23/2018: NOT FEATURING DRAKE

23 March 2018

In a very special, doing-our-best episode, the remaining 8-4 crew talk Valkyria Chronicles, Tetris, Granblue Fantasy, and of course: more Monster Hunter World.

8-4 Play 3/23/2018: NOT FEATURING DRAKE

Running Time: 1:23:43

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Time – Topic Discussed:

10:15 – Valkyria Chronicles 4
17:00 – Tetris the Grand Master
23:37 – Granblue Fantasy Anniversary Event
28:00 – Magic the Gathering Arena
34:08 – Read Only Memories
37:24 – Monster Hunter World
54:40 – Bloodborne
58:02 – News: Lots of Sonic news, even MORE impending Switch ports, and the latest from the fast-paced world of battle royale PC games.
1:17:49 – Closing comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 3/09/2018: SLIGHTLY LESS MONSTER HUNTER TALK…?
Intro: Shogo Sakai – Main Menu (Part Time UFO)
Break: Tsukasa Saitoh – Cleric Beast (Bloodborne)
Ending: Toru Minegishi – Octo Expansion Theme (Splatoon 2)

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8-4 Play 3/9/2018: SLIGHTLY LESS MONSTER HUNTER TALK…?

9 March 2018

More Monster Hunter World, a return to the cobbled streets of Bloodborne, and news from the latest Nintendo Direct.

8-4 Play 3/09/2018: SLIGHTLY LESS MONSTER HUNTER TALK...?

Running Time: 2:10:41

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Time – Topic Discussed:

02:25 – Monster Hunter World
12:04 – Part Time UFO
18:36 – Bloodborne – Return to Yharnam Event
26:54 – Monster Hunter World (again)
31:12 – Listener Questions
1:09:12 – News: Nintendo Direct! New Super Smash Bros, Splatoon 2 Updates, Mario Tennis, Octopath Traveler, and continued support for the 3DS family of systems. ESRB in-game purchase labelling, game industry violence talks in the US, and the sorry state of Chrono Trigger’s PC release.
2:07:14 – Closing comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 2/23/2018: WITHINSIDE OUT
Intro: Hiroki Kikuta – Secret of the Arid Sands (Secret of Mana)
Break: Akihiko Narita, Zhenlan Kang – Rotten Vale Battle Theme (Monster Hunter World)
Ending: Masafumi Takada – The Ordinary World (The Evil Within 2)

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8-4 Play 2/23/2018: WITHINSIDE OUT

23 February 2018

Secret of Mana, Monster Hunter World (yup, still playing), a meaty interview with John Johanas, director of The Evil Within 2, reader questions, and more!

8-4 Play 2/23/2018: WITHINSIDE OUT

Running Time: 2:28:58

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Time – Topic Discussed:

16:40 – Monster Hunter World
33:33 – Secret of Mana
40:13 – Talkin Evil Within, Japanese literature, and Evil Within 2 with John Johanas (Spoiler warning!)
2:12:34 – Reader questions
2:18:12 – News: Smash Bros. rumors, Doom motion controls, Dragon Ball FighterZ’ retention rates, Metal Gear Survive is out, Sonic is coming to the silver screen, new Kingdom Hearts III trailer and theme, Swery’s new project: The Missing
2:25:40 – Closing comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 2/9/2018: STILL TALKING ABOUT MONSTER HUNTER
Intro: Lena Raine – First Steps (Celeste)
Break: Akihiko Narita, Zhenlan Kang – Quest Complete! (Monster Hunter World)
Ending: The Devil Went Down to Georgia – Charley Daniels Band

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8-4 Play 2/9/2018: STILL TALKING ABOUT MONSTER HUNTER

9 February 2018

Celeste, Monster Hunter World, EVO 2018, reader questions, and more!

8-4 Play 2/9/2018: STILL TALKING ABOUT MONSTER HUNTER

Running Time: 1:28:58

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Time – Topic Discussed:

12:20 – Monster Hunter World
40:26 – EVO 2018
48:08 – Celeste
57:04 – Reader questions
1:11:37 – News: New Gundam Breaker, Nintendo Switch sales, Kaz Hirai stepping down, E3, Panzer Dragoon Saga soundtrack
1:24:43 – Closing comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 1/26/2018: HR 200
Intro: Akihiko Narita, Zhenlan Kang – Monster Hunter World Main Theme
Break: Akihiko Narita, Zhenlan Kang – Ner Gigante
Ending: Boyz II Men – End of the Road

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8-4 Play 1/26/2018: HR 200

26 January 2018

Special guest Adam “Gaijin Hunter” Evanko joins us for our momentous 200th episode Monster Hunter World spectacular!

8-4 Play 1/26/2018: HR 200

Running Time: 2:05:04

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Time – Topic Discussed:

2:08 – Introductions
21:46 – Nintendo Labo
39:29 – Xbox Game Pass Day 1 Exclusives
41:10 – News: Yuji Naka at SQEX, Moppin at Nintendo, Miitomo closing
45:03 – Monster Hunter World with Gaijin Hunter
1:55:55 – Closing comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 1/12/2018: FUNKY CO-OPERATION
Intro: Marcin Przybyłowicz – Sword of Destiny (The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt)
Break: Team JDK – Scars of the Divine Wing (Ys Origin)
Ending: Donkey Kong Treasure Rap

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8-4 Play 1/12/2018: FUNKY CO-OPERATION

12 January 2018

Nintendo Direct Mini, Disneyland, Super Mario Cereal, PUBG, Witcher 3, Ys Origins, The Last Guardian VR, Moss, and more!

8-4 Play 1/12/2018: FUNKY CO-OPERATION

Running Time: 2:11:28

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Time – Topic Discussed:

1:50 – Things we did during the break
24:55 – Super Mario cereal taste test
33:50 – Fire Pro Wrestling PS4
40:08 – Witcher 3
45:50 – Ys Origins and Ys VII
53:25 – PUBG
1:01:50 – PSVR Games
1:15:50 – Fantasy Life
1:17:10 – DQX in person
1:18:30 – PUBG graphics
1:26:00 – Nintendo Direct Mini
1:51:31 – Ultra Game Boy
1:56:06 – Tingle fan translation
1:58:09 – Monster Hunter PC
2:01:22 – Switch Sales
2:03:12 – Closing Comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 12/29/2017: VS. SUPER RADIO BROS.
Intro: Koji Kondo – Name Registration (Vs. Super Mario Bros)
Ending: Masato Shimon – Star Wars

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8-4 Play 12/29/2017: VS. SUPER RADIO BROS.

29 December 2017

PUBG, Vs. Super Mario Bros., Gorogoa, RE7: Not a Hero, Tales from America, NJPW, a bonus Star Wars: The Last Jedi spoiler chat, and more! Happy New Year!

8-4 Play 12/29/2017: VS. SUPER RADIO BROS.

Running Time: 2:11:04

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Time – Topic Discussed:

0:36 – Irregulars’ Intros
15:43 – (Video Game) Tales from America
16:59 – Fortnite & PUBG
33:41 – VS. Super Mario Bros.
46:55 – Resident Evil 7 DLC
1:03:01 – Gorogoa
1:10:47 – NJPW
1:25:42 – Closing Comments
1:28:55 – SPOILER-HEAVY Star Wars: The Last Jedi bonus chat

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 12/15/2017: SUNSET RIDERS
Intro: Capcom – Anjanath’s Theme (Monster Hunter World)
Break: Spirited Soldiers – Chants (Earth Defense Force 4.1)
Ending: Keigo Hoashi – Amusement Park (NieR: Automata)

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8-4 Play 12/15/2017: SUNSET RIDERS

15 December 2017

Monster Hunter World, Zelda: The Champions’ Ballad, Earth Defense Force 5, Shenmue walking tour, The Game Awards, and more!

8-4 Play 12/15/2017: SUNSET RIDERS

Running Time: 1:47:47

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Time – Topic Discussed:

1:22 – A Christmas Prince
15:58 – Monster Hunter World
33:30 – Zelda: The Champions’ Ballad
47:50 – Earth Defense Force 5
55:10 – Video Game Awards
1:32:50 – News: Mega Man 11, Street Fighter 5 Season 3, Street Fighter Collection
1:38:47 – Closing Comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 12/1/2017: MEDIEVAL CRIMES
Intro: Kazumi Totaka – Animal Crossing Pocket Camp Theme
Break: Falcom Sound Team – Evildoer (Xanadu Next)
Ending: Ink Theory – Broken Coral (Splatoon 2)

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8-4 Play 12/1/2017: MEDIEVAL CRIMES

1 December 2017

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Netflix in Japan, Xanadu Next, trips to ancient Edo, Devil May Cry V rumors, and more!

8-4 Play 12/1/2017: MEDIEVAL CRIMES

Running Time: 1:32:34

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Time – Topic Discussed:

8:48 – A Christmas Prince
12:46 – Mindhunter
17:00 – Netflix in Japan
23:16 – Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp
49:22 – John and Mark in Kyoto
55:20 – Pokémon Go
59:20 – Xanadu Next
1:11:25 – News: Black Friday sales, Splatoon 2 update, Devil May Cry V rumors, Demon Souls servers ending
1:27:20 – Closing Comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 11/17/2017: STRANGER DANGER
Intro: Yasunori Mitsuda – Battle Theme (Xenoblade Chronicles 2)
Break: Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein – Stranger Things intro
Ending: Chip Tanaka – Beaver

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8-4 Play 11/17/2017: STRANGER DANGER

17 November 2017

Xenoblade Chronicles 2, City Shrouded in Shadow, Assassin’s Creed Origins, Bloodborne, Dark Souls 3, Stranger Things 2, Danganronpa V3, Game Awards nominees, Chip Tanaka, and more!

8-4 Play 11/17/2017: STRANGER DANGER

Running Time: 1:41:14

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Time – Topic Discussed:

18:06 – Xenoblade Chronicles 2
29:14 – City Shrouded in Shadow
37:18 – Dark Souls 3 / Bloodborne
46:07 – Assassin’s Creed Origins
55:16 – Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony
58: 30 – Stranger Things 2 (Spoiler cast)
1:14:40 – News: Mario Movie, Game Awards, Fire Emblem Heroes update, Fighting EX Layer
1:31:07 – Chip Tanaka debut album
1:33:30 – Closing Comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 11/3/2017: WHO’S THAT MARIO
Intro: Naoto Kubo – Fossil Falls (Super Mario Odyssey)
Ending: Kazumi Totaka – OK Motors (Animal Crossing Pocket Camp)

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Kitty City
iOS/Android, Jam City, Inc., 2017/09
Solitaire Jam
iOS/Android, Jam City, Inc., 2017/09
Undertale
PlayStation 4/PC/PlayStation Vita, 8-4, Ltd., 2017/08
EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap
iOS/Android, DMM.com Co., Ltd., 2017/08