Episode 103 – The Kmarts of Our Youth

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News:

Pokemon 20th Anniversary Celebrations Include Splatfest, Mario Maker Course

Miitomo English Site launches + pre-registration

Akira Saito, programmer for M2, passes away

Games:

Bravely Default, EarthBound, Devil’s Third, Retron 2, Excitebots

Music:

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

(#Free)Kesha – Tik Tok

OutRun 2 – Passing Breeze

(#Free)Kesha – Die Young

Episode 102 – Swish

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News:

Detective Pikachu!! // NintenDaan’s first look

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens coming to Wii U and 3DS

7th Dragon heads to America

Miitomo – rollout schedule and registration detailed

My Nintendo – launch plans detailed

Investor Briefing English slides

Legends of Localization Book 2: EarthBound on the way

Legends of Localization book + Passport to The Legend of Zelda

Games:

Final Fantasy Explorers, Super Smash Bros., Bravely Default

Music:

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

Splatoon – Friend List (Shiho Fuji)

Good Riddance – Last Believer

Episode 93 – Shovel (@) Night

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News:

Shovel Knight amiibo is seriously for real and happening IRL
Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water

Games: 

Little Battlers Experience, Bravely Default

My NWR review of 3D Gunstar Heroes

Music:

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

Frank Turner – Get Better

Nintendo Fun Club Podcast’s 2014 Games of the Year!

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2014 was a pretty rad year for Nintendo. We saw some great looking games during a fantastic E3 showing and Treehouse Live. The Wii U really came into its own this year with amazing exclusives in many different genres. Over in Japan, Pokemon, Monster Hunter, Smash Bros., and most notably, Yo-kai Watch, secured the 3DS as THE dedicated gaming device there. As the year came to a close, many Nintendo fans were scrambling all over town and refreshing retailer websites hunting for rare amiibo…

With all of the awesome stuff happening in the world of Nintendo, it wasn’t easy to narrow down all of the radness into “best of” lists. Yet the courageous souls here at the Nintendo Fun Club Podcast attempted to do just that, and here are the results. Continue reading

Episode 67 – Sad Bastard Music

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News:

Final Fantasy Explorers announced for 3DS

Smash Fest

Games:

Kirby Triple Deluxe, 1001 Spikes, Tomodachi Life, Bravely Default

Music:

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

Belle & Sebastian – The State I Am In

Episode 61 – The Games of the Year of Luigi

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Our Games of the Year of Luigi picks!

Also, picks from @MableGrl3, @tylerohlew (StickItInYourPocket), and @fix_your_face (Qoopa Klub Podcast)

Categories:

Best Soundtrack

Best Art Design

Best Writing or Localization

Best Virtual Console Release

Best Multiplayer Game

Best Remake/HD Port

Best eshop Exclusive

Best Game With Luigi In It

Overall Best Game

Final question: Was this the best year of Nintendo ever?

Games discussed: Super Mario 3D World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Chibi-Robo: Park Patrol, Attack of the Friday Monsters!, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Bravely Default, The Wonderful 101, Rayman Legends, 3D Streets of Rage, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Mario and Luigi: Dream Team, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD, Mega Man X, Pokemon Y, Inazuma Eleven, NES Remix

Music:

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds – Lorule Overworld

Earthbound – Onett

Streets of Rage – Violent Breathing

Super Mario 3D World – Double Cherry Pass

The Bouncing Souls – Ship in a Bottle

Episode 60 – Welcome to my Fantasy Zone

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News:

Azure Striker Gunbolt announced

3D Fantasy Zone Opa Opa bros announced as next Sega 3D Classic for 3DS

Games: Bravely Default, Guacamelee, Bit Trip Runner 2

Music:

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

AFI – A Single Second