Episode 119 – These Vampires

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News:

Friday the 13th The NES Game The Movie IndieGoGo

Zelda: Breath of the Wild to miss Nintendo Switch launch

Real Life ‘Zelda’ Event Coming to North U.S. Cities

Eurogamer Sources: Nintendo Switch to get (exclusive) Pokémon Sun and Moon version

Games:

NES Classic, Famicom Mini, Castlevania

Books:

Playing with Power Nintendo NES Classics

Music:

Masked Intruder – Stars

The Mountain Goats – Damn These Vampires

BONUS LINKS!
Friday The 13th NES-related podcasts we’ve done:

NFC (John and Ryan)

Qoopa Klub (John and Jeremy)

NES Classic Manuals

Famicom Mini manuals

Famitsu Issue #1 (reprint)

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While it seems like every year for the past 15 years has been touted as “peak Famicom nostalgia” in Japan, the launch of the Nintendo Classic Mini Family Computer could make this fall the true nostalgia boom. To accompany the release of the (preorder-sold-out) mini console, publications have begun releasing some cool magazines and guides. While I have a handful of these preordered (LOVE that Amazon.jp now ships to the United States), the one I was most excited about arrived today. Pictured above, this is a reprint of Issue #1 of Famitsu (originally released in June, 1986), the iconic publication that led the way for gaming magazines in both the East and West. Let’s take a peak inside, yeah?

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Episode 118 – The 2016 Nintendo Fun Club Podcast Halloween Special (or whatever)

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News:

Digital Foundry Retro – Metroid Prime

New segment “Who’s Switchin’ It Up??” about developers making Switch games:

Nobunaga’s Ambition coming to Switch

Level 5 is gonna make games for Switch, but not sure what yet

(j/k that’s not really a segment we’re doing. unless you think it would be cool and it would inspire you to give us a nice review on iTunes. then we’d totally do that segment soundoffinthecommentsetc)

Animal Crossing New Leaf Direct

~breaking news~

INTI CREATES AND SUNSOFT TEAM UP TO CREATE “BLASTER MASTER ZERO”, COMING SPRING 2017 TO 3DS

Games:

Twisted Fusion, Resident Evil Revelations, Dead Space Extraction, Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon

Music:

Ghost – Square Hammer

Slayer – Raining Blood

Episode 117 – Flippant

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The Original Guyforce reunites to discuss the reveal of Nintendo’s next gaming system. 2 and a half hours baaaabyyyyyy

News:

Nintendo Switch Revealed

NVIDIA Technology Powers New Home Gaming System, Nintendo Switch

Developers on board

Music:

Rancid – It’s Quite Alright

Bright Eyes – Hit the Switch

Episode 116 – Staind or Puddle of Mudd?

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News:

Sega acquires Technosoft catalog; 3D Thunder Force III coming to the third collection

Famicom Mini!

More Famicom Mini

NES Classic Edition – more footage

Games:

Dragon Quest VII, Super Mario 3D Land, Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles

Music:

The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)

Panic! at the Disco – This is Gospel