17 May 2019

8-4 Play 5/17/2019: BETTER THAN THE BOOKS

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With BitSummit fast approaching, we invite John Davis on the show to talk shop and how he could probably use a nap.

8-4 Play 5/17/2019: BETTER THAN THE BOOKS

Running Time: 1:37:33

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:24 – Nicknames
21:07 – Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
23:15 – Cuphead
26:38 – Apex Legends
31:32 – The Friends of Ringo Ishikawa
39:32 – Mother 3
40:46 – Devil May Cry 5
41:52 – Arguments about sales figures and misc. Monster Hunter talk
50:29 – Monster Hunter World: Iceborne announcement
53:28 – Hollow Knight
54:34 – BitSummit talk
1:08:27 – News: Super Mario Maker 2, Castlevania, and the Final Fantasy VII remake!
1:40:55 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Sealed Vessel – Christopher Larkin (Hollow Knight)
Break: Noir Sequin – Anitek (The Friends of Ringo Ishikawa)
Ending: Ring a Ding – Avex (Style Savvy Styling Star)

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3 May 2019

8-4 Play 5/3/2019: SUPER GOLDEN WEEK

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For a very casual Golden Week episode, we talk about what we’ve been playing, and reflect on the games that made Heisei great.

8-4 Play 5/3/2019: SUPER GOLDEN WEEK

Running Time: 1:04:07

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Guardia Castle – Yasunori Mitsuda (Chrono Trigger)
Ending: Congratulations – Takenobu Mitsuyoshi (Virtua Racing)

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19 April 2019

8-4 Play 4/19/2019: THE NON-VEGAN ALL DIGITAL SPECIAL

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With the next gen looming overhead, special guest Justin Massongill of the Playstation Blog joins us to talk about easy modes and different ways to watch Game of Thrones abroad.

8-4 Play 4/19/2019: THE NON-VEGAN ALL DIGITAL SPECIAL

Running Time: 1:45:23

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:21 – Nicknames
26:52 – Sony talk with our guest, Justin Massongill
39:10 – Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
45:02 – Apex Legends
47:35 – Tetris 99
52:32 – News: The Next-Gen Playstation, a sad Xbox, and Zelda in VR?
1:40:55 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Beneath the Mask – Shoji Meguro (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)
Break: New Junk City – Tommy Tallarico (Earthworm Jim)
Ending: Gyoubu Oniwa – Yuka Kitamura (Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice)

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5 April 2019

8-4 Play 4/5/2019: YOSHIS DIE TWICE

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Special guest Cory Schmitz joins us to talk Sekiro, Ace Combat 7, and all the latest news!

8-4 Play 3/22/2019: SPOODIA STYLE

Running Time: 2:03:16

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:12 – Nicknames
18:00 – Sekiro
42:22 – Yoshi’s Crafted World
48:28 – Ace Combat 7
52:02 – Yakuza 5
53:46 – Star Tropics
58:11 – News: Sakura Wars, Samurai Shodown, PlayStation’s State of Play, and more
1:55:57 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: The Owl – Yuka Kitamura (Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice)
Break: Main Theme – Kazufumi Umeda (Yoshi’s Crafted World)
Ending: Opera – Nobuo Uematsu (Final Fantasy VI)

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22 March 2019

8-4 Play 3/22/2019: SPOODIA STYLE

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First episode recorded in the new office! With Mark, John, and Graeme off at GDC, we invite some new blood on to talk DMC5.

8-4 Play 3/22/2019: SPOODIA STYLE

Running Time: 1:43:34

Time – Topic Discussed:

2:24 – Nicknames
12:32 – Granblue Fantasy 5th Anniversary
17:08 – Devil May Cry 5
43:41 – Apex Legends
49:08 – Yokai Watch 3
1:01:03 – News: Google Stadia, Konami Anniversary Collections, and Octopath Traveler coming to mobile
1:41:54 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Devil Trigger (Devil May Cry 5)
Break: Boss Theme (Yokai Watch 3)
Ending: Lucillus Theme (Granblue Fantasy)

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8 March 2019

8-4 Play 3/08/2019: VIRTUAL BOYZ

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Amid the stress of packing up the 8-4 Towers, we relax with some scathing Amazon reviews of Left Alive.

8-4 Play 1/25/2019: RE: RE2

Running Time: 1:47:18

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:27 – Nicknames
16:24 – Left Alive
35:24 – Apex Legends
48:31 – Resident Evil 2
51:50 – Mark’s peer pressure
56:39 – News: Labo VR, Pokemon Sword and Shield, Mario 64 speedrun theories, RIP Vita
1:41:54 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Sonic X Theme (Sonic X)
Break: You Are the Jumpmaster (Apex Legends)
Ending: Trainer Battle Remix (Pokemon – Video Game Remixes)

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22 February 2019

8-4 Play 2/22/2019: MAKE IT PURPLE

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There’s a battle royale for everyone this week, and tons of Nintendo news to discuss!

8-4 Play 1/25/2019: RE: RE2

Running Time: 1:43:06

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:26 – Nicknames
13:33 – Tetris 99
27:10 – Daemon X Machina
41:35 – Apex Legends
54:14 – Resident Evil 2
1:05:03 – Nintendo Direct and other news
1:39:07 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: The Legend of Zelda – Tal Tal Heights (The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening)
Break: Main Theme (Apex Legends)
Ending: Main Theme (Tetris 99)

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8 February 2019

8-4 Play 2/08/2019: 358/4 PLAYS RE:2 FEAT. XAND

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We finally embrace the darkness and talk Kingdom Hearts, along with a new 8-4 member. Plus some Resident Evil 2 gushing for good measure.

8-4 Play 1/25/2019: RE: RE2

Running Time: 1:52:03

Time – Topic Discussed:

2:22 – Nicknames
25:44 – Kingdom Hearts
36:39 – Kingdom Hearts 3
47:50 – Resident Evil 2
1:08:34 – News: RIP Wii Shop Channel, tiny Switch rumors, Pokemon Go updates, and Apex Legends!
2:00:53 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Cercatori del Buio (Kingdom Hearts 3)
Ending: Wii Shop Channel / Mii Channel – Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
Kicker: The Angry Park Reviewer

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25 January 2019

8-4 Play 1/25/2019: RE: RE2

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Joined by a special guest, we talk at length about Resident Evil 2 and its recent remaster, while doing our darnedest to dance around spoilers.

8-4 Play 1/25/2019: RE: RE2

Running Time: 2:12:11

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:35 – Nicknames
16:59 – Resident Evil 2 Hype Train leaves the station (choo choo)
1:35:25 – Pikmin 3
1:36:06 – Persona 5 Dancing in Starlight & Persona 3 Dancing in Moonlight
1:39:47 – Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance
1:48:50 – News: AGDQ 2019, Rocket League, and of course more Resident Evil 2
2:00:53 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Looming Dread (Resident Evil 2)
Ending: Last Judgement (Resident Evil 2)

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11 January 2019

8-4 Play 1/11/2019: ALL YOU CAN EAT SMASHBROWNS

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We catch up after the New Year, look forward to 2019, and get a little retro. Or…more than usual anyway.

8-4 Play 1/11/2019: ALL YOU CAN EAT SMASHBROWNS

Running Time: 2:02:33

Time – Topic Discussed:

2:28 – Nicknames
7:53 – Mark’s Totally Fun (Not At All Dangerous) Hazing Story
15:24 – Beth’s Cafe in Seattle
28:21 – We actually start talking about video games
30:12 – Smash
42:34 – Breath of the Wild
44:10 – Mother 3
49:16 – Black Bird
55:32 – Why Dermot brought his Wii U back from America (Plus Pikmin 3, Wonderful 101, etc. talk)
1:06:32 – Hollow Knight
1:10:50 – Red Dead Redemption 2
1:12:55 – SEGA AGES Phantasy Star
1:17:26 – Phantasy Star II
1:23:00 – News: Dragon’s Dogma, 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim demo, the anticipated games of 2019, and more
1:58:08 – Closing Comments

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!
***SPOILER WARNING***

Intro: Stage 3 Boss (Black Bird)
Break: Jellyfloat Pool (Pikmin 3)
Ending: Rise or Fall (Phantasy Star)

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EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap
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