Today, Dreamcast games almost ready for Switch, LABO heading to elementary schools, Halloween event for #PokemonGO, and new releases for this week.
Music: Dastardly Karaoke Bomber (Boss - Elegant Dream) - Super Bomberman R
Chris Coplien of the Retro Hangover podcast shares his view on the lack of Virtual Console and how that, along with NES Online, could actually be a good move for the future of the gaming industry.
Music: Conflicts Chime - Bravely Default / Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop
(Warning: Your ears may hurt.)
TODAY, SUPER MARIO WORLD COMES TO CALI, MARIO GETS TO BE A ZOMBIE, PEOPLE FORGOT ABOUT WARIO WARE ON 3DS, PUTTING A POKEMON STOP TO BAD INFORMATION AND WINNER OF THAT ESHOP MONEY!
MUSIC: MII MAKER THEME - NINTENDO WII
GeekWire Summit is a technology convention that takes place in Seattle., Washington. They had the pleasure of speaking with Nintendo of America's president, Reggie Fils-Aime for 30 minutes about the company's vision. And I took the pleasure of summarizing it! You can watch the full interview here: https://youtu.be/BWP88izxPr0
Sprawling Savannah - Super Mario 3D World
Hateno Village - Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Today, how Pokemon Let’s Go will appeal to current fanbase, Switch pseudo VR headset up for pre-order, Panic Button Games standing out as the ultimate Switch port dev, Monolith Soft on Xenoblade Chronicles X port, and contest to win a $10 eShop Card!
Music: King Dedede Boss Battle - Kirby Star Allies
Today, more NES games are available online, video game charts in Japan for this week, Uniqlo having a Pokemon T-Shirt Contest, and Nintendo becoming the place to be for indie games.
Music: Gaur Plains - Xenoblade Chronicles
Today, 4th Gen announced for #PokemonGO, Switch gets a system update, details on creation of #DragaliaLost, the Power Glove was part of a larger VR idea, and new releases for this week.
Music: Title Theme - Super Mario Party
Today, NOA President speaks at Geekwire Summit, why I think Nintendo uses mobile voice chat, #DragaliaLost gains $3.5 million, #Splatoon2 gets large update, Dragon Quest XI will take awhile, next 3 NES games on the way, and new releases for this week.
Music: Sprawling Savannah - Super Mario 3D World
Today, an option for a Switch psuedo-VR headset, some tidbits on Shadows of the Empire, Pokemon Let's Go nationwide tour, Shenmue possibility for Switch, and Switch Online selling well in Japan.
Music: Min-Min Theme - ARMS
Today, Bowsette was almost a real thing, physical edition of Golf Story available, NOA President gives speech at NY prep school, and be sure to download #DragaliaLost.
Music: Home (Instrumental Remix) - Dragalia Lost
Today, Yokai Watch 3 announced, new costume in Super Mario Odyssey, new special added to Splatoon 2, Nintendo wins lawsuit against go-kart company, and Undertale patch added to fix game save issue.
Music: Acid Hues (Off the Hook) - Splatoon 2
Today, we talk about Bowsette, Sony opens its online doors, Nintendo had another VR option, Sakurai comments on upcoming characters, and new releases for this week.
Music: GCN Sherbet Land - Mario Kart 8
Today, Switch slowly becomes the ultimate retro console, Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney announced, Mario Kart VR coming to the US, ask Bandai Namco for Baten Kaitos 3, and Telltale shuts its doors.
Music: Briny Bowl Beach - Captain Toad's Treasure Tracker
Today, possible tease of the N64 Classic, new sports compilation from Ubisoft, Blazblue coming to the Switch, and with the help of social media, a dream come true for a Smash Bros fan.
Music: Bouncy Beanstalk Walk - Yoshi's New Island
Today, the Sega Ages series has arrived, Super Bomberman R gets an update, Pokemon GO update with Mewtwo open for normal raids, and Golf Story gets a Collectors Edition.
Music: Yummy - Mighty Switch Force
Today, get ready to test out Dark Souls Remastered, new Splatfest changes start this Saturday, Vehicle Kit usable in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and some thoughts on the NES Switch Online app.
Music: Grasslands 2 - Pokemon Quest
Today on #NintendoSeconds, #NintendoSwitchOnline launches tonight, Fortnite Switch bundle announced, No More Heroes 1 & 2 may be Switch-bound, the perfect headset for voice chat AND game audio, and new releases for this week.
Music: Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop
Today, Dragalia Lost gets a release date, Splatoon figma available to preorder on Play-Asia, Gamestop Promo for trade-in towards Switch, use your MyNintendo Gold Points for Nintendo Switch Online and my small opinion on the online service.
Music: Trailer Theme - Yoshi's Crafted World
(Transcribed by Nick's Personal Symphony - youtube.com/watch?v=y2SdEmJI1Gg)
Today, I'm back! Nintendo Direct rescheduled, Switch Online services start on Sep 18, new Switch hardware bundles, Final Fantasy returns to Nintendo home consoles, Mega Man 11 demo available, creators of Octopath working on more games, and new releases for this week.
Music: Dragon Roost Island - The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD
Today, the Nintendo Direct has been delayed, Gone Home gets a physical release, eShop games on sale, recent announcements, and GameMaker Studio 2 in beta for Switch.
Music: Goron City (Day) - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Nintendo unveils a new Smash Bros Ultimate themed Pro Controller along with a Special Edition version of the game, demo events to come to Best Buy stores, details on Nintendo's new mobile game Dragalia Lost, a new color choice for New 2DS XL, some details on the new firmware update for the Switch and recent announcements.
Music: The Star Festival - Super Mario Galaxy
Here's my past interview with Thierry Boulanger, co-founder of Sabotage Studio and creative director for The Messenger, an action platformer for the Switch releasing TODAY. We talk about their history, inspiration and more info on their new hit release!
After a surprise Indies presentation last week, Nintendo provides a 'Part 2' with the Nindies Showcase Summer 2018 providing 12 new upcoming indie games as well as 10 more highlighted games. Here's a summary of the 15-minute presentation.
Music: Swapnote Main Theme
We are taking a day away in honor of the lives lost in Jacksonville, 27-year old Taylor Robertson and 22-year old Eli Clayton.
If you want to help raise funds for funeral costs, medical costs, and assistance for those affected by this tragedy, donate here: https://www.gofundme.com/gamersgivebackglhf
Today, the Labo Vehicle Kit compatible with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, new characters available in Xenoblade Chronicles 2, still new games for the Nintendo Wii, 99 cent game deals on the eShop, and the hashtag contest winner!
Music: Sunshine Airport - Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Today, an official Nindies Showcase announced, Nintendo going all out at PAX West, Pro Controller not supported on Super Mario Party, Nintendo is #1 for the US in July, and more games supported for the Switch Online app.
Music: Bianco Hills - Super Mario Sunshine
Today, Switch dashboard upgrades possibly in the works, Miyamoto gives keynote speech at dev conference, new Switch app on the way, enter a Nintendo sweepstakes, and enter the #NintendoSeconds giveaway!
Music: Sunshine Seaside (Normal / Underwater) - Super Mario 3D World
Today, Amazon ending 20% discount through Prime, new character added to Mario Tennis Aces, Pokemon World Championships this weekend, tons of new announcements from Gamescom, and new releases for this week.
Music: Blitz It! by Chirpy Chips - Splatoon 2
A surprise Indies presentation from Nintendo showed 16 upcoming indie games for the Nintendo Switch. I summarize the 22-minute presentation along with thoughts on how it went.
Music: The Forest of Awakening - Kamiko
Today, the next US Splatfest to be announced, @SuperRareGames providing limited physical Switch games, new Super Mario Odyssey pins from Penny Arcade, remembering the Arcade Bunny, and shouts to my first official supporter!
Music: Miiverse Gallery - Nintendo Badge Arcade
Today, Blizzard joins Nintendo after 20 years with Diablo III, future releases from Blizzard possible, new demos hit the Switch eShop, and Limited Run Games starting pre-orders for next Switch release.
Music: Flame Mammoth - Mega Man X
Today, lots of surprise game announcements, a Diablo 3 leak, Nintendo continues dominance in Japan, Pokemon GO tops the mobile charts, and Nintendo Happy Meal toys available at McDonalds.
Music: Strike the Earth! (Plains of Passage) - Shovel Knight
Today, Best Buy sale on select Switch games, Dark Souls Remastered gets an official release date, some highlights on the creation of F-Zero GX from Sega, and new releases for this week.
Music: World Circuit Theme - Punch-Out!!
Today, the next Party Crash is scheduled for ARMS, Donkey Kong Country was originally called Monkey Mayhem, some thoughts on the Dragon Ball FighterZ beta, Undertale Collectors Edition up for pre-order, and the Top5 games on the Switch eShop.
Music: Cinema Deux (Twintelle's Theme) - ARMS
Today, Super Smash Bros Ultimate gets a Limited Edition, DKC designer regrets naming King K Rool, Nintendo hand puppets on the way, newly announced Doom Eternal coming to Switch, and Switch eShop discounts.
Music: Theme from Swapdoodle
Today, we learn that Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker was almost a game starring Link, 70% of Switch owners are cheating on Nintendo, developing for Switch means company growth, and new releases for this week.
Music: Briny Bowl Beach - Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker
Today, Super Smash Bros Direct announced, Breath of the Wild placed on the Zelda timeline, the next Bravely game teased, and Niantic aiming to have PvP by end of year.
Music: Excitebike Arena - Mario Kart 8
Today, Nintendo's quarterly financial results were released, multiple games get an update, Fire Emblem Heroes hits $400 million in revenue, and Shantae gets a crossover DLC with Blaster Master Zero.
Music: Nintendo Badge Arcade Theme
Today, a co-director of Animal Crossing leaves Nintendo, Taiko drums not coming to America, Mario Bros movie gets an exhibit, new Pokemon movie, eShop deals, and it's my birthday!
Music: F-Zero's Mute City - Super Smash Bros Melee
Today, a new Labo Kit was announced, Taiko no Tatsujin coming to the West, third-party Gamecube controllers aplenty, and indie games available on My Nintendo Rewards.
Music: Gaur Plains - Xenoblade Chronicles
Today, Paladins is now FREE on the eShop, Smash Bros Ultimate will be featured at EVO 2018, Thimbleweed Park sales to surpass Steam, new Switch announcements, the most recent Media Create/NPD Group video game rankings and... some of your voice messages!
Music: Wii Shop Channel
Today, Fortnite Playground Mode returns this week, HORI creating themed Gamecube controllers for Switch, Niantic releases Lucky Pokemon into the wild, and new games for this week!
Music: Sweet Sweet Canyon - Mario Kart 8
Today, cheat codes found for Sonic Mania Plus, Open Beta for Dragon Ball FighterZ upcoming, third-party Joy-Con with D-Pad in the making, and Pokemon GO implements a policy to prevent cheating.
Music: Sneeze (Que Que) - Dr Mario Online Rx
Today, a new Mario Kart 8 Deluxe update featuring Breath of the Wild, Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate update featuring Breath of the Wild, special Super Mario Limited Edition notebooks from Moleskine not featuring Breath of the Wild, and Octolings amiibo gets a release date.
Music: Flying Battery Zone (Act 1) - Sonic Mania
Today, Switch dominance continues in Japan, creators of Dillon's Dead Heat Breakers wants you to notice the game, the first anniversary of Splatoon 2, Bowser Jr officially nerfed in Mario Tennis Aces, and a new segment called TL;DR Headlines.
Music: Blitz It by The Chirpy Chips - Splatoon 2
Today, global rewards available on Pokemon GO, another Zelda artbook on the way, Mario Tennis Aces getting a gameplay update, and new releases for this week.
Music: Hau'oli City (Day) - Pokemon Sun & Moon
Today, new updates for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, amiibo announcements for Smash Bros, Pokemon Pop figures in the works, Fortnite gyro controls for Switch and new game announcements.
Music: Battle Theme - Octopath Traveler
Today, don't expect Yakuza to come to the Switch, Nintendo Happy Meal toys coming to America, Sakurai gives more background on Super Smash Bros, and new releases this week!
Music: Lakitu Valley 2 - Mario Golf: Toadstool Tour
Today, Warframe announced for the Switch, all original 151 Pokemon to be released as a plush, Sakurai speaks on Smash Bros as eSports, and the new segment of Mobile Mondays. (Sorry for low quality audio.)
Music: Encounter! Wild Pokémon - Pokémon GO Music
Today, Pokemon 2018 North American International Championships are this weekend, Switch announcements from Anime Expo, the producer & composer of Octopath Traveler give their inspirations, and a cancelled Battletoads for Gameboy shared by Rare employee.
Music: Mario Stadium - Fortune Street
Today, play Nintendo Switch through a VR headset, Bethesda not planning Skyrim mods, Switch continues to dominate in Japan, and more unannounced games teased before the end of the year.
Music: Maze 2 - SMB3 Akihabara Electric Circus
Today, fans are on a mission to #FreeSnakesButt, amiibo reprints on the way, recent trademark application for Gamecube, and possibly future Ubisoft collaborations.
Music: Battle in the Blossom City Burbs - The Wonderful 101
After 100 episodes, I wanted to take the time to answer your submitted questions about me and the podcast. Thanks so much for your support and hope to continue to keep this thing going forward!
Music: Knitty-Knotty Windmill Hill - Yoshi's Woolly World
Today, Buy 2 Get 1 Free promo at Gamestop right now, NES Classic back in stores, Splatoon 2 has a new update, more fighting games announced for the Switch and check out #CEO2018 this weekend.
Music: Double Cherry Pass - Super Mario 3D World
Today, Nintendo has a brand new President, Reggie acknowledges the absence of Waluigi as a Smash character, and new Yokai Watch games coming soon to the 3DS.
Music: Happy Adventure, Delightful Adventure - Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars
Today, Switch is dominating the video game charts in Japan, Super Bomberman R releases tons of free updates, Mario Tennis Aces is changing their ranking system, and recent Switch game announcements.
Music: Excitebite Arena - Mario Kart 8
Today, Splatoon 2 has no more planned single-player content, a new Labo update for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Nintendo new president plans on a big mobile business, and new releases for this week.
Music: A Footprint in the Wet Sand - Ys VIII: The Lacrimosa of DANA
Today, the Pokemon Company's CEO speaks out on the Switch and Pokemon Let's Go, more Switch physical releases coming, and Did You Know Gaming delivers the history of Waluigi. Also, please send me your questions for the Episode 100 Q&A!
Music: Swapdoodle Theme Song
Attending an E3 was something I've always wanted to do since I was a kid, so this was a dream come true for me. Here's a summary of my experience at E3 2018.
Music: The Star Festival - Super Mario Galaxy
Today, a new update on the way for Pocket Camp, a couple of Kickstarters to upgrade your Switch, Nintendo and Microsoft play together while Sony locks themselves in their room, and a suggestion to take a look at Ninjala.
Music: Studiopolis Zone (Act 1) - Sonic Mania
Today, a new Nintendo event announced in the UK, Reggie Fils-Aime responds regarding Animal Crossing and Mother 3, Sakurai speaks on the creation of Super Smash Bros Ultimate, and keep your eyes open for the NES Classic.
Music: Battle Theme - Octopath Traveler
Today, Octopath Traveler has no planned DLC, more Captain Toad details have been provided, the former head of Sony Online Entertainment speaks up on Fortnite, and new releases for this week.
Music: Plains - Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker
Today, Ubisoft speaks on how they were able to use Fox McCloud, Nintendo events taking place this Summer, a HUGE Pokemon GO update, and quotes from Reggie Fils-Aime.
Music: Ribbon Ring (Ribbon Girl's Theme) - ARMS
Today, a Kickstarter game reaches Switch goal, more Mario Tennis Aces content, Best Buy accessory discount, and more words from Reggie.
Sorry about the loud P's and B's. Can't wait to record back at home!
Today, Taiko Drum Master will be released in English on the Japanese eShop, Splatoon 2 has an exclusive in-game World Championship shirt, the next physical Switch game is up for preorder, and Bill Trinen gives some additional details on what to expect for the Smash Bros Invitational.
Music: Athletic Theme - New Super Mario Bros Wii
Today, new announcements for upcoming Switch games, officially licensed Nintendo power bank batteries, and Twitch may have leaked how long the Nintendo Direct will be at E3.
Music: Grasslands 1 - Pokemon Quest
Today, we will see board games on the Switch soon, more information on the Pokemon RPG in 2019, Breath of Wild sells over a million in Japan, and Konami to announce Switch games at E3.
Music: Grasslands 2 - Pokemon Quest
Today, Square Enix created a division to make Switch games, Freedom Planet is coming to Switch in some form, some changes have been made to the Switch eShop, and new releases for this week.
Music: Animal Crossing (Medley) - Mario Kart 8
Today, Limited Run Games announced an E3 press conference, the Quality of Life project is dead, but Pocket Rumble isn't, and winners for the Switch Game giveaway!
Music: Marina Stadium - Mario Tennis Aces
Today, new rewards have been added to My Nintendo, users have been banned for hacking in Splatoon 2, Pokemon Quest has been downloaded over a million times, and a possible confirmation of Fortnite on Switch.
Music: Blitz It! (Chirpy Chips) - Splatoon 2
Today, Monolith Soft speaks of the future of the Xenoblade series, a new event with Pokemon GO, the future of Overwatch possibly on the Switch, Splatoon tip videos from the producer, and other recent announcements.
Music: Wii Shop Channel Theme
Today, the April NPD results were released, a second Switch set to be released in Japan, the Super Mario Bros Super Show is added to Netflix, and new recent Nintendo announcements.
Music: Beep Block Skyway - Super Mario 3D World
Today, the next Switch game from Limited Run Games is coming up for preorder, Donkey Kong DLC announced for Mario + Rabbids, potential "hackers" have been banned, and new releases for this week!
Music: 3DS Pirahna Plant Slide Stage - Mario Kart 8
Today, Best Buy is discontinuing the best gaming discount ever, Resident Evil 7 hits the Switch on the cloud, Octopath Traveler announces the last 2 protagonists, and a 3-day Nintendo competition in the UK.
Today, the final TMNT Splatfest takes place tomorrow, an ARMS Party Crash is scheduled for next weekend, the Switch is dominating the charts in Japan, and the Nintendo E3 Presentation has been scheduled.
Music: Delfino Plaza - Fortune Street
Today, Koei Tecmo REALLY wants to use Mario, Owlboy sees the money in the Switch, Monolith Soft is hiring for a new unannounced game, and more announcements for the Switch.
Music: King Dedede Theme - Kirby: Star Allies
Today, get ready for the Mario Tennis Aces demo tournament, more trademark renewals from Nintendo, a new Limited Run Games physical release, and new releases for this week.
I apologize for the low audio volume in this episode. Hope to fix within the next 48 hours!
Today, Pokemon GO Fest goes Fast, Splatoon rumors were shot down and revived, new game announcements, and the return of the NES Classic Mini.
Music: Theme from Gerudo Valley - Super Smash Bros for Wii U/3DS
Today, Nicalis continues to grab the spotlight with new announcements, The Banner Saga gets a release date, Japan has their own Nindies Showcase, and don't forget about the Splatfest tomorrow.
Music: Minigame Preparation - Mario Party 9
Today, the participants for the Super Smash Bros Invitational were announced, EA mentions the Switch in their financial earnings call, some eShop demos you may have overlooked, and some Nintendo history for you.
Music: Theme from Sweet Sweet Canyon - Mario Kart 8
Today, Blade Strangers gets a new character, Miitomo is on its last day, Capcom finds successes in Switch releases, the ARMS comic is available online, new releases for this week, and don't forget about the Spotlight episode on the Nintendo Switch Online details.
Music: Ramen Bowl (Min Min's Theme) - ARMS
Today, we find out that Golf Story may be getting a physical release, Nintendo is hiring a designer specifically for the Legend of Zelda, Pokemon Go Fest 2018 has been officially announced, and sharing information on Nintendo Force magazine.
Music: Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop Theme Song
Today, Free Comic Book Day can score you a free ARMS comic, a partnership with Random House for Nintendo books, free Platinum Points on the Donkey Kong website, and fight for your favorite TMNT turtle in the Splatfest today.
Today, more details on the Owlboy Limited Edition, some interesting Pikachu facts, and voice of Mario, Charles Martinet, gets to be in a video game! Enjoy the weekend everyone!
Music: Steam Gardens (Beta Mix) - Super Mario Odyssey
Today, we find out who's working on that Luigi's Mansion 3DS port, Nintendo provides some new Youtube content, you can start using your Switch Pro controller on Steam, learn about the Nintendo Online Store, and YOUR VOICE MESSAGES!
Music: Nintendo 3DS eShop Theme
Today, get your hands on Limited Edition Mega Man cartridges, more mundane My Nintendo rewards, Ikaruga shoots its way onto the Switch, another way to create Miis, and new releases for this week.
Music: Yarn Yoshi Takes Shape! - Yoshi's Woolly World
Today, the Financial Briefing Q&A is summarized, possible Joy-Con improvements, the desire for more competitions, Nintendo mobile game updates, and a big thanks to Anchor and YOU!
Music: Super Bell Subway - Mario Kart 8
Today, I say the wrong date. Forgive me for that. Aside from that, Astro Gaming announces a partnership with Nintendo, new games announced for Switch, NIS America doubles down on their support, and I share my personal experience from PAX East.
I spoke with Thierry Boulanger, co-founder of Sabotage Studio and creative director for The Messenger, an upcoming action platformer for the Switch. We talk about their history, inspiration and more info on their new release!
I had the opportunity to speak with Suda51, founder of Grasshopper Manufacture and creator of the No More Heroes series. We speak about his new game, Travis Strikes Back: No More Heroes, his work on Fatal Frame, and some additional fun questions.
OH BABY TURN YA VOLUME UP IF YOU TRYNA BUST YO EARDRUMS ITS TIME TO BRING IT TO YOU CAPS LOCK STYLE WE TALKIN BOUT SWITCH 2.0 BREATH OF THE WILD SOUNDTRACKS AND A NEW SEGMENT CALLS THE RAMBLE LETS GO BABY WOOO
We have named our daily updates simply, The Daily. Today, we bring news of the Nintendo.com Reviews, recent releases, a My Nintendo reminder, and some trivia!
Had a problem with adding background music, which we hope to fix tomorrow!