8-4 Play: 1/24/2020: OH MY CAR

It’s delay season, folks, and everyone is sad. But we’re playing the new Yakuza, so it’s not all bad!

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.

Jan. 24 2020

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

1:33 – Nicknames

15:24 – Ryu ga Gotoko 7

37:05 – River City Girls

41:47 – 198X

45:45 – Wattam

58:25 – Demon’s Tilt

1:01:03 – Hotel Dusk: Room 215

1:07:51 – News: Delays, delays, delays! Also Pokémon Sword and Shield DLC, Smash updates, AGDQ, and more!

1:48:39 – Closing comments

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


Intro: Enemy Encounter Theme – Hideki Sakamoto (Yakuza: Like a Dragon)

Break: Desert Highway – Satoshi Okubo (Hotel Dusk: Room 215)

Ending: Detention – Chipzel (River City Girls)