8-4 Play: 8/17/2018: NOT EVERYONE IS HERE

This week it’s all about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, with a sprinkle of summer gaming memories.

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.

Aug. 17 2018

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

2:17 – Pokémon Go

6:23 – Japan’s hometown tax program

10:14 – Etrian Odyssey X

21:54 – No Man’s Sky

26:50 – Octopath Traveler

31:32 – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

38:27 – Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct

1:14:00 – Summer gaming stories

1:25:14 – Closing comments

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

8-4 Play 8/3/2018: ICY PENGUIGOS

Intro: Setsuo Yamamoto – Title Theme (Mega Man X)

Ending: Yuu Miyake – Katamari on the Swing (We Love Katamari)