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8-4 Play 8/5/2022: BORN TO DIE WORLD IS A SNUFF

Summer has finally hit Tokyo, and we’re all looking for ways to cool down–or at the very least keep our cooldowns spinning in Xenoblade Chronicles 3! Also Tina learns to make her favorite cocktail and Gabe moves up in the world, plus Pokémon and Tactics Ogre news! Running Time: 01:33:23  Direct Download (53.52 MB)  Subscribe…

8-4 Play 7/22/2022: THE CAT’S AWAY

Episode 318: 8-4 Play 7/22/2022: THE CAT'S AWAY

When the host is away, the rest of the cast will…explore the pain threshold of chocobo racing in Final Fantasy X, examine the extras in the Elden Ring collector’s edition, express some spoiler-free thoughts on Stray, and exhibit a variety of hot takes on all the news that’s fit to hastily throw in a google…

8-4 Play 7/8/2022: GABES EARL JONES

Episode 317: 8-4 Play 7/8/2022: GABES EARL JONES

Roy did what? …Well we can’t put that in the description. Just say something like “We talk about Mario’s voice, SGDQ, Switch pro rumors yadda yadda” the usual BS. Running Time: 01:24:06  Direct Download (48.22 MB)  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed  Follow 8-4 Play on Twitter (twitter.com/84play)…

8-4 Play 6/24/2022: MACARONI AND CHEZ

Episode 316: 8-4 Play 6/24/2022: MACARONI AND CHEZ

Join the fearsome 8-4-some as they charge headlong into Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, ruminate on the crowning of our final (?) Elden Lord, and waterslide through the Summer Gaming madness. Running Time: 01:37:22  Direct Download (55.80 MB)  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed  Follow 8-4 Play on…

8-4 Play 6/10/2022: LISTENING RAINBOW

Episode 315: 8-4 Play 6/10/2022: LISTENING RAINBOW

We’re a bit behind (or rather, ahead of?) all the Summer Gaming nonsense — hey, we live in Japan, we just got rid of Zima, fer crissakes! — but still got plenty of hot chatz re: Street Fighter 6, Resident Evil Rem4ke, Final Fantasy XVI, Mega Drive Mini 2, and Sonic Frontiers. Running Time: 01:50:52…

8-4 Play 5/27/2022: SIZE MATTERS

Episode 314: 8-4 Play 5/27/2022: SIZE MATTERS

Elden who? Bury that fossil alongside the NHK guy–this week, we’re diving deep on Project Zomboid, the hot new…wait, it’s from 2013? Well, whatever. Roy’s into it and that’s all that matters. Plus a lil Kirby, a lil news, and maybe just a -few- words about the From game that shall no longer be named……

8-4 Play 5/13/2022: ENDIN’ RING

Episode 313: 8-4 Play 5/13/2022: ENDIN' RING

Our final (?) discussion of Elden Ring dives so deep your rainbow stone would shatter before it hits bottom, including spoiler-filled endgame zigs and half-assed lore zags. Also: some news. Running Time: 02:04:14  Direct Download (71.18 MB)  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed  Follow 8-4 Play on Twitter…

8-4 Play 4/29/2022: GOLDEN, WEAK

Episode 312: 8-4 Play 4/29/2022: GOLDEN, WEAK

What better way to celebrate Showa Day than with a smattering of Radical Dreamers, a dollop of Chrono Cross, and most importantly, in-depth analysis of every t-shirt in Uniqlo’s new Final Fantasy collaboration line? Running Time: 01:13:09  Direct Download (43.99 MB)  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes  Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed  Follow…

8-4 Play 4/15/2022: TOTALLY TUBULAR

Episode 311: 8-4 Play 4/15/2022: TOTALLY TUBULAR

A whole lotta Gotta Protectors: Cart of Darkness, signs of Elden Ring burnout (yet somehow we still love talking about it for an hour?), and some kind of Kingdom Hearts something or other I dunno I stopped listening at this part. Plus steak updates and more! Running Time: 01:36:01  Direct Download (55.03 MB)  Subscribe to…

8-4 Play 4/1/2022: NOT ABOUT ELDEN RING

Episode 310: 8-4 Play 4/1/2022: NOT ABOUT ELDEN RING

April Fools! We do actually mostly talk about Elden Ring again. Hey, where else on the internet is anyone discussing this obscure indie?! We DO have new opinions, at least, with Mark back and 17-Bit honcho Jake Kazdal joining in. Also, Breath of the Wild 2 delay and Sony’s revamped PS+. Running Time: 01:44:23  Direct…