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8-4 Play 10/6/2023: SMALL ARRANGEMENT SUMMER FLY BUG

The “gang” welcomes in the Fall season as our ancestors did: with talk of Final Fantasy XVI, Monster Hunter Now, Lies of P, Mortal Kombat 1, Baldur’s Gate 3, and a heapin’ helpin’ of news. Running Time: 01:09:24 Direct Download (39.8 MB) Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed…

8-4 Play 9/22/2023: TOKYO GAME SHOW 2023

A cavalcade of special guests old and new drop by to talk about their experiences at (or around) this year’s Tokyo Game Show. With Brandon Sheffield, John Linneman, Imran Khan, Kevin Gifford (?!), and more! Running Time: 02:13:34 Direct Download (76.52 MB) Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed…

8-4 Play 9/15/2023: WE GOT ‘EM

Thought you could sneak another Nintendo Direct and State of Play past us, did you? Well, NOT THIS TIME! We zigged where the big corporations zagged and decided to record a mini-ep at the crack of 8am today, just for you. Tune in for quick and dirty impressions of everything we all JUST SAW and…

8-4 Play 9/1/2023: 24 MINUTES

The regular crew is back, and just in time to miss another Nintendo Direct! Mario Wonder will have to wait, but in the meantime, we’ve got The Making of Karateka, Shadowgate 64, updates on Vampire Survivors and FF16, and all the not-so-latest news as the countdown to Tokyo Game Show begins… Running Time: 01:14:46 Direct…

8-4 Play 8/18/2023: SUMMER BROKE

Everyone’s off sipping Mai Tais from their fancy pool floats or whatever, but time waits for no one in the podcast world, so join our little skeleton crew along with new challenger Sami as we talk Vampire Survivors co-op, Honkai Star Rail, FF16, and more! Running Time: 01:13:46 Direct Download (44.4 MB) Subscribe to 8-4…

8-4 Play 8/4/2023: NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MACDONALD

Saddle up for a very special tight 60 with the rootinest, tootinest podcastin’ crew this side of the Alamo’s basement. Featuring Pikmin 4, Remnant II, a bit more Zelda—and [not much] more! (Recorded before 8-4 Day, sorry for not mentioning 8-4 Day. Happy 8-4 Day!) Running Time: 00:59:36 Direct Download (34.2 MB) Subscribe to 8-4…

8-4 Play 7/21/2023: ECHO LOCATION

LIVE and in-person from the new 8-4 Towers in sunny (and humid) [REDACTED], the crew talks Final Fantasy XVI, Viewfinder, BitSummit, and frankly a surprising amount about Exoprimal. Running Time: 01:12:53 Direct Download (41.79 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) Follow…

8-4 Play 7/7/2023: FANG IN THERE

Mark’s out, John’s out, and we’re locked out of the office! That won’t stop this ragtag crew from gathering online to discuss the PC Engine’s Fang of Alnam, debate the merits of the Pikmin 4 demo’s tutorials, and best of all, catch up with our pal, Roy! Running Time: 01:37:06 Direct Download (55.66 MB) Subscribe…

8-4 Play 6/23/2023: EIKONIC BEHAVIOR

Folks – WE GOT ONE!! Nintendo must’ve gotten all your calls and letters, because they dropped a Direct BEFORE recording for once! Thrill to fresh-off-the-grill Hot Takes on all that shiz, plus Xbox and Summer Games talk, FF16 demo impressions, and more! Running Time: 01:27:17 Direct Download (50.03 MB) Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes…

8-4 Play 6/9/2023: FREAKS IN THE STREETS

Capcom localization director Andrew Alfonso joins Graeme and the gang to dig in to Street Fighter 6, topped off with a dollop of news (recorded pre-Summer Game Fest, mind you). Running Time: 01:22:26 Direct Download (47.27 MB) Subscribe to 8-4 Play via iTunes Subscribe to 8-4 Play via RSS Feed Follow 8-4 Play on Twitter…