As the Earthbound playthrough launches, Imitanis and SiliconNooB join Caspius to lament that Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered has been Disastered, with software-based region-locking and multiplayer restrictions designed to prevent imports.
Caspius and SiliconNooB ponder the latest news about Project Athia, the Square Enix/Luminous Productions showcase for the latest and greatest technological fripperies (and most underwhelming design) before turning their attention to Final Fantasy XI.
Following a JRPG-studded series of game announcements, Caspius, SiliconNooB, and Mel develop an acute case of optimism about the state of the industry; and, their jollity is only increased when they learn of the sequel to Caspius' favourite game: Chess.
In a development that overshadows Sony's lacklustre unveiling of the upcoming PlayStation 5, Caspius and SiliconNooB inaugurate the era of live music on the podcast, before reviewing the site-wide playthrough comments related to Xenoblade Chronicles.
Caspius, Imitanis, and SiliconNooB discuss the end of the site-wide playthough of Final Fantasy VII Remake, the upcoming Xenoblade Chronicles playthrough, and the latest news from Nintendo, including the announcement of Paper Mario: The Origami Kingdom.
Sakura Wars is the biggest JRPG release of April, interest in the Series X has flatlined, and Tim Sweeney teaches a roomful of shitty developers how to be good bros in the news of the week!
Caspius and a now-recovered SiliconNooB nearly come to blows over the correct difficulty level for Fire Emblem: Three Houses, but find common ground over mutual dislike of the latest Final Fantasy VII Remake details regarding side-quests and missions.
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 launch of Warcraft III Reforged marks a new low for Blizzard, Phantasy Star Online 2 is eight years late launching in the West, and the Nintendo Switch has surpassed the SNES in the news of the week!
Caspius and SiliconNooB examine the latest release of Square Enix propaganda related to the Final Fantasy VII Remake, including new (terrible) characters, Aerith's combat details, Heidegger's weight-loss plan, and the conspicuous absence of Red XIII.
Following the conclusion to the third Ashes test at Headingley, the shocking and incredible result causes SiliconNooB's health to fail entirely. But Caspius knows all too well that video game news will be enough to lure the Australian from his deathbed.