8-4 Play: 4/17/2020: MATERIA GIRLS

Strap on your nostalgia goggles– Or wait, maybe take them off? I’m not sure! Because this week we dive deep on Final Fantasy VII Remake, in this spoiler-free spectacular.

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.

Apr. 18 2020

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

2:55 – Nicknames

6:08 – Final Fantasy VII Remake

1:05:34 – Animal Crossing New Horizons

1:21:59 – News: DualSense impressions, Pokémon Go updates, Lego Super Mario, and more!

1:36:08 – Closing comments

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


Intro: The Airbuster (Those Who Fight Further) – Nobuo Uematsu (Final Fantasy VII Remake)

Break: 5 PM – Yumi Takahashi (Animal Crossing: New Horizons)

Ending: Chocobo Dance – Nobuo Uematsu (Final Fantasy VII)