7 February 2020

8-4 Play 2/7/2020: CAST A POD TO YOUR WITCHER

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This week we welcome a special guest to talk about a bevy of Nintendo news and sing that Witcher song.

8-4 Play 2/7/2020: CAST A POD TO YOUR WITCHER

Running Time: 1:51:09

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:13 – Nicknames
19:10 – Animal Crossing: New Horizons save data news
22:39 – Sayonara Wild Hearts
25:59 – Wide Ocean Big Jacket
29:49 – Hotel Dusk: Room 215
34:23 – Destiny 2
46:34 – Escape from Tarkov
56:12 – Dragon Quest Walk
1:07:51 – News: Loads of Switch and Nintendo news, the future of E3, and EVO 2020 Japan.
1:48:39 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Countdown – Nikita Buyanov (Escape from Tarkov)
Break: Inside – Daniel Olsén (Sayonara Wild Hearts)
Ending: Country Roads – Yuji Nomi (Whispers of the Heart)

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24 January 2020

8-4 Play 1/24/2020: OH MY CAR

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It’s delay season, folks, and everyone is sad. But we’re playing the new Yakuza, so it’s not all bad!

8-4 Play 1/24/2020: OH MY CAR

Running Time: 1:55:03

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:33 – Nicknames
15:24 – Ryu ga Gotoko 7
37:05 – River City Girls
41:47 – 198X
45:45 – Wattam
58:25 – Demon’s Tilt
1:01:03 – Hotel Dusk: Room 215
1:07:51 – News: Delays, delays, delays! Also Pokémon Sword and Shield DLC, Smash updates, AGDQ, and more!
1:48:39 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Enemy Encounter Theme – Hideki Sakamoto (Yakuza: Like a Dragon)
Break: Desert Highway – Satoshi Okubo (Hotel Dusk: Room 215)
Ending: Detention – Chipzel (River City Girls)

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10 January 2020

8-4 Play 1/10/2020: SUPER PODCAST 2020

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We’re back from the holiday break, with stories to tell of video games, travel, and pants-wetting.

8-4 Play 1/10/2020: SUPER PODCAST 2020

Running Time: 1:19:53

Time – Topic Discussed:

2:18 – Nicknames
21:20 – Dragon Quest Walk
23:20 – Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition
26:20 – Pokémon Sword and Shield
31:08 – Super Mario 3D World
37:16 – Red Dead Online
41:08 – Sky: Children of the Light
47:04 – News: Playstation 5 gets a logo, Final Fantasy VII Remake leaks, Switch Pro speculation, and more!
1:14:18 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Wild Thing – Tone Loc
Break: Slumbering Weald – Minako Adachi (Pokémon Sword and Shield)
Ending: The Credits Roll – Koji Kondo (Super Mario 3D World)

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20 December 2019

8-4 Play 12/20/2019: XMAS SERIES X

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It’s that time of year! We talk about our holiday memories, and of course the games and Japan and Japanese games of 2019.

8-4 Play 12/20/2019: XMAS SERIES X

Running Time: 1:47:22

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:06 – Nicknames and Holiday memories
29:32 – Kind Words
33:43 – Game Awards winners, announcements, and the new Xbox
57:26 – Indie World Showcase announcements
1:11:11 – Resident Evil 3 Remake & Resident Evil: Resistance
1:26:46 – What we’re all playing over the break & our games of the year
1:39:11 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Snowball Park – Koji Kondo (Super Mario 3D World)
Ending: Jingle Bells

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6 December 2019

8-4 Play 12/6/2019: KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON

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This week we’re joined by special guest and saver-of-bacon, @frodomojo! We talk about roads (a lot) and ponder what qualities define a burrito.

8-4 Play 12/6/2019: KEEP ON KEEPIN' ON

Running Time: 1:55:05

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:14 – Nicknames
30:55 – Death Stranding (Spoiler Free)
43:03 – SaGa: Scarlet Grace
1:02:33 – Control
1:06:43 – 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim
1:13:55 – Pokémon Sword and Shield
1:23:32 – News: Resident Evil 3 remake, Link in Super Mario Maker 2, Monster Hunter World: Iceborne updates, and more!
1:49:54 – Closing comments

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

Intro: The Fallen One – Kenji Ito (SaGa: Scarlet Grace)
Break: Menu Theme – Toshiyuki Sudo (Personal Trainer: Cooking)
Ending: Scarlet Grave Overture – Kenji Ito (SaGa: Scarlet Grace)

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22 November 2019

8-4 Play 11/22/2019: GIGANTACAST

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Plug in your BB and grab a bowl of cryptobyte curry cuz this week we’re talking about Death Stranding AND the next generation of Pokémon games!

8-4 Play 11/22/2019: GIGANTACAST

Running Time: 1:51:38

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:27 – Nicknames
3:45 – Death Stranding
9:57 – Death Stranding ****EPISODE 2 SPOILERS BEGIN****
42:18 – Pokémon Sword and Shield
1:05:27 – Yakuza: Like a Dragon demo
1:12:39 – News: Game Award nominations, Stadia launch, Animal Crossing Pocket, and Xbox news galore
1:46:07 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Gym Battle Theme – Minako Adachi (Pokémon Sword and Shield)
Break: Title Theme – Minako Adachi (Pokémon Sword and Shield
Ending: I’ll Keep Comin’ – Low Roar (Death Stranding)

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8 November 2019

8-4 Play 11/8/2019: ONI LEMON

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This week we go goo-goo for Gooigi, prepare ourselves mentally for Death Stranding, and talk about a primordial VR experience.

8-4 Play 11/8/2019: ONI LEMON

Running Time: 1:46:22

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:27 – Nicknames
19:44 – Luigi’s Mansion 3
27:44 – John’s review of Super Mario Bros. (the movie)
33:08 – More Luigi’s Mansion 3
35:37 – Death Stranding Reviews and the Kojima Effect
42:41 – The Outer Worlds
50:47 – Mark’s Resident Evil VR Experiences
1:05:21 – Coke-brand Lemon Sours!
1:09:59 – News: Iceborne coming to PC, Mario Kart Tour multiplayer beta, Pokemon Sword and Shield QOL Improvements, Smash updates, and more!
1:35:49 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Psycho Soldier Theme (Overseas Version) – Yuzo Koshiro (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)
Break: Main Theme – Kazumi Totaka (Luigi’s Mansion 3)
Ending: Psycho Soldier Theme – Yuzo Koshiro (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

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25 October 2019

8-4 Play 10/25/2019: SHI-BOO-YA

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Special guest Alex Aniel joins us for a very spooooky almost-Halloween episode.

Help fund Alex’s book!

8-4 Play 10/25/2019: SHI-BOO-YA

Running Time: 1:38:29

Time – Topic Discussed:

10:36 – Joker hot takes
18:38 – Alex’s book and OG Resident Evil 2 livestream
38:30 – Ring Fit Adventure
52:26 – Indivisible
58:55 – Red Dead Online
1:05:07 – News: Shibuya Halloween, Analogue Pocket, Tokyo’s first Nintendo Store, R-Type Final 2 ships
1:34:13 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Main Theme – Hiroki Kikuta (Indivisible)
Break: Battle (Ring Fit Adventure)
Ending: Escape Alarm – Masami Ueda (Resident Evil 2)

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11 October 2019

8-4 Play 10/11/2019: FINGER OF GOD

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An epic typhoon looms over Tokyo, but there’s still gaming news to cover! We grab some cans and discuss, while trying to not worry about the impending F5.

8-4 Play 10/11/2019: FINGER OF GOD

Running Time: 1:40:47

Time – Topic Discussed:

17:11 – News: Playstation 5 gets a name, Last of Us 2, Dragon Quest of the Stars
34:52 – Dragon Quest Walk
41:46 – News: Brain Age coming to Switch, debating the Link’s Awakening price tag, P.T. hacks, the Untitled Goose Game effect
1:06:41 – Mario Kart Tour
1:12:16 – Daemon X Machina
1:22:40 – Smash Bros. News
1:24:46 – Sharing our Goose experiences
1:28:45 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Arms of Immortal – Junichi Nakatsuru (Daemon X Machina)
Ending: Rob Zombie Dragula Remix – Hot Rod Herman (Sled Storm)

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27 September 2019

8-4 Play 9/27/2019: LITE UP THE PIPE

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In the wake of TGS, a slime draws near—and a new Zelda, too!

8-4 Play 9/27/2019: LITE UP THE PIPE

Running Time: 1:58:09

Time – Topic Discussed:

21:54 – Dragon Quest Walk
25:54 – Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition
32:42 – The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening
45:23 – Mario Kart Tour
53:54 – Apple Arcade
1:03:37 – Sayonara Wild Hearts
1:08:18 – Monster Hunter World: Iceborne
1:16:41 – News: Humanity, The Last of Us Part II, Sirfetch’d, and more
1:32:14 – Nintendo Switch Lite
1:41:36 – More news!
1:51:45 – Closing comments

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

Intro: Main Theme – Minako Hamano, Kozue Ishikawa (The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening)
Break: Sayonara Wild Heart – Daniel Olsén (Sayonara Wild Hearts)
Ending: Smell of the Game (Guilty Gear 2020)

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EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap
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