Archive for 27 February 2011

8-4 Play 2/26/2011: NINTENDO 3DS LAUNCH SPECIAL

27 February 2011

The Nintendo 3DS is out in Japan, and the 8-4 crew is back from launch morning chaos with a pile of brand new 3DS gear and a bevy of special guests ready to give hands-on impressions, including Brad Douglas of Sony (shock!) and Che Chou of Microsoft (awe!). Tune in for first thoughts on the hardware, the games, the 3D camera, the AR cards, and much, much more.

Running time: 1:21:59

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Time – Topic Discussed:
07:54 – Hardware Talk
14:20 – Games and Everything Else
49:06 – News and Stuff
1:18:15 – Closing Comments

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

2/18/2011: SGT. PEPPY’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND
Intro: Contra – Opening and Stage 1
Break 1: Killer 7 – Rave on
Break 2: Voltron – Main Theme
Ending: Ys Books I & II (TGCD) – Intro

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8-4 Play 2/18/2011: SGT. PEPPY’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND

19 February 2011

Pop quiz: What do Cave Story, Catherine, Dead Space, Dead Island, Hard Corps, Dark Souls, Butt-head, Tactics Ogre, Super Bowl Monday, Ys, the 1979 Iranian revolution, Dragon Quest, Haruki “Peppy” Epperson, Billy Mitchell, and Voltron have in common? Give up? …Nothing! Except that they’re all topics discussed during this super random episode of 8-4 Play. Enjoy!

Running time: 1:58:52

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Time – Topic Discussed:
03:52 – Smash Bros. Appreciation
07:13 – Catherine
18:25 – Tactics Ogre
22:10 – Hard Corps: Uprising
26:15 – Ys I & II Chronicles
34:35 – Dead Space 2
41:45 – JJ iPhone Corner: League of Evil and NBA Jam
44:29 – The Last Story
52:22 – Listener Feedback
52:36 – Dual Audio
56:45 – Beat Takeshi
1:02:28 – Sax Roll
1:04:36 – Voice Recording
1:12:15 – Translating E-to-J
1:14:33 – Scroll.vg
1:18:08 – Random News Bonus Round
1:54:14 – Closing Comments

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

1/28/2011: BY THE POWER OF THE PSP2
Intro: Kaz Hirai’s “Riiiiidge Racer!”
Break 1: Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation – Brave Fight (DS)
Break 2: Amy Grant – El Shaddai
Ending: Sax Roll

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Thanks for listening!

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