8-4 Play: 10/30/2020: NO! GO TO SHIBUYA!

Halloween is nearly here, but there’ll be no Shibuya parties for us. Instead, we’ll settle for the excitement of next-gen!

Every other week, tune into 8-4 Play for talk about video games, Japan, and Japanese video games, straight from the 8-4 offices in beautiful downtown Tokyo. Hosted by 1UP Japan's own Mark MacDonald, John Ricciardi, and Hiroko Minamoto.

Oct. 30 2020

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

5:08 – We share our spooky memories (in lieu of nicknames)

15:57 – Super Mario 3D All Stars

24:37 – Final Fantasy XIV

33:21 – Elden Ring Rumors

37:06 – Pokemon Sword & Shield: The Crown Tundra DLC

46:03 – News: PS5, Original Fire Emblem coming to Switch, The Analogue Duo, and more!)

And now, here’s the music we used in THIS episode!


Intro: Snow Mountain – Koji Kondo (Super Mario 64)

Ending: Battle Map 4 – Yuka Tsujiyoko (Fire Emblem)