8-4 Play: 9/27/2019: LITE UP THE PIPE

In the wake of TGS, a slime draws near—and a new Zelda, too!

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.

Sep. 27 2019

Posted by: Brad

Episode Notes:

Time – Topic Discussed:

21:54 – Dragon Quest Walk

25:54 – Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition

32:42 – The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening

45:23 – Mario Kart Tour

53:54 – Apple Arcade

1:03:37 – Sayonara Wild Hearts

1:08:18 – Monster Hunter World: Iceborne

1:16:41 – News: Humanity, The Last of Us Part II, Sirfetch’d, and more

1:32:14 – Nintendo Switch Lite

1:41:36 – More news!

1:51:45 – Closing comments

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


Intro: Main Theme – Minako Hamano, Kozue Ishikawa (The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening)

Break: Sayonara Wild Heart – Daniel Olsén (Sayonara Wild Hearts)

Ending: Smell of the Game (Guilty Gear 2020)