Following the Nintendo Direct of the previous week, Sony responds with a State of Play video intended to build interest in a slate of underwhelming titles, including a particularly egregious Final Fantasy VII-centred showing from Square Enix.
Exposure to Final Fantasy X leaves Caspius crippled with the Brown Rain, and a quieter, more studious podcast is the result, with a thorough examination of Nintendo's total domination of the Japanese video game market, following Sony's self-destruction.
September saw the announcement, and release of, Super Mario 3D All-Stars. What surprises does October hold for us? It's Top of the Plops!
Caspius and SiliconNooB review the latest Earthbound playthrough updates, consider the announcement of Final Fantasy XVI, weigh in on the unseemly details of the PlayStation 5 event, and prognosticate about the long-term future of gaming hardware.
After Caspius reviews Final Fantasy VII Remake, Imitanis and SiliconNooB discuss the future of the series, including the likely outcome for both the battle system and overworld in Final Fantasy VII Remake-2 and Sephiroth Returns: Final Fantasy VII Remake.
Caspius, Imitanis, SiliconNooB, and Durga run through the news of the day, announce the upcoming Spring Playthrough title, and then devote themselves to a discussion of all things Hydlide, including a Durga-led recap of his own full Hydlide playthrough.
The gloves are finally off when Caspius and SiliconNooB discover Nintendo's lackadaisical celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Mother series: no localisation, no re-release, no port, but rather a weekend spirit event for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
The Etrian series of first-person dungeon crawlers have been a staple of Nintendo handheld devices since the DS. As the last in the series to appear on the 3DS, does Etrian Odyssey Nexus go out with a bang or a whimper? Read on to find out!
Lusipurr, SiliconNooB, and Imitanis comment on the past, present, and future of the role of the President of Nintendo of America, and then delve deep into handheld console games and hardware, and whether they are played out of necessity or by design.
Imitanis has been playing 3DS games this week with... mixed results. What was good and what was bad? Read on to find out!
Imitanis loves his PlayStation Vita, but Sony chose to stop supporting the system far too early. Join him as he reminisces about the life, and death, of the the greatest portable system to date.