E3 is coming fast and so are the game announcements! We cover all the latest Pokémon news, catch up on what we’ve been playing, and introduce an exciting new podcast from Capcom!

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.

Jun. 1 2018

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

8:37 – Dark Souls Remastered

19:25 – Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon

27:22 – Fallout

35:25 – PixelJunk Monsters 2

44:00 – Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers

49:55 – Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse

55:21 – Subsurface Circular

1:00:30 – Capcom podcast announcement

1:57:03 – News: Pokémon, Pokémon, Sonic, Pokémon, Yakuza, Killer7

2:24:17 – Closing comments

And now…a list of music used in our previous episode!

8-4 Play 5/18/2018: FOR THE FOREST KING

Intro: Bear McCreary – God of War (God of War)

Break: Hitoshi Sakimoto – Decisive Battle (Dragon’s Crown Pro)

Ending: Keiichi Okabe – This Cannot Continue (NieR: Automata)