8-4 Play: 3/20/2020: NOTHING TO SNEEZE AT

We hunker down to discuss that PS5 presentation, the latest from Indie World, and our favorite gaming smells.

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.

Mar. 20 2020

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

13:24 – Competitive Pokémon

26:05 – New console watch!

32:23 – That PS5 presentation

1:06:15 – Nintendo Indie World and other news

1:19:49 – TV recs to kill some time

1:25:06 – COVID-19 in Japan

1:33:25 – Happy gaming memories to cleanse the palate

1:42:05 – Closing comments (#GamingSmells)

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


Intro: Pokémon Theme Song (HARDSTYLE REMIX)

Ending: Final Fantasy XIV Dungeon Theme