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 33 – Jello Iwata

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News:

Nintendo Not Hosting ‘Large-Scale’ Presentation at E3 2013

April Wii U System Update

Capcom and Monster Hunter at C2E2 2013

Games:

Rayman Legends Challenges App, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Super Mario World

Music:

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

Super Smash Bros. Brawl – Super Mario World Title Theme

Dead Kennedys – Trust Your Mechanic

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Episode 32 – Y: The Last Button

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News:

Aksys Games is publishing Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi on 3DS in North America

Games: Etrian Odyssey IV, Luigi’s Mansion 2, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap, Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask

Music:

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

Teenage Bottlerocket – Necrocomicon

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Episode 30 – Like Friday the 13th for the NES, but with Dinosaurs

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News:

Animal Crossing: New Leaf $34.99??

Project X Zone and Shin Megami Tensei IV confirmed for Summer!

Original Mega Man composer doing songs for Shovel Knight!

Games:

The Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Music:

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

Astynax – Stage 1

Digger – I Want My Hat Back

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Episode 29 – Some Kind of Monster Hunter

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News:
Retronauts and Shovel Knight Kickstarters funded
WayForward Handpicked by Disney for DuckTales Remake
The logo for Renegade Kid’s 3DS eshop game “Cult County” is totally metal

Games:
Luigi’s Mansion (Gamecube), The Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Music:
The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)
Masked Intruder – Wish You Were Mine

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Episode 28 – What Would Morrissey Do?

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News:

Resident Evil Revelations on Wii U Adds New Raid Mode Characters, Enemies, Exclusive Features

North America – Fire Emblem: Awakening breaks franchise record, best first-month for a Fire Emblem title

3D Super Hang On Revving Up For Nintendo 3DS On March 27

Games: 

HarmoKnight demo, Etrian Odyssey IV demo, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Music:

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

The Smiths – Meat is Murder

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Episode 27 – I Like Short Songs

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New pope = new format for NFCP.
News:
Divining What’s Next for Video Games
Nintendo tests the waters for new cartoon series based on Pikmin
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate software update adds Cross-Region online and Off-TV play

Games:
Mega Man 10 (Wii VC), Mega Man (3DS VC), Castlevania Lords of Shadow Mirror of Fate (demo, 3DS), Bit Trip Runner 2

Music:
The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)
Dead Kennedys – Short Songs

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