NGI dives into some retro goodness with a spotlight on remixes from Section Z, celebrates the release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, finally dabbles into Deltarune and returns to Undertale, takes the latest dose of Dwelling of Duels focused on Shadow of the Ninja, and more!
On this episode, Ian and Kyle remind you to repeat to yourself: “this is just a show, I should really just relax!”
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Bad Bethesda. Bad, bad Bethesda!
- 33:09 – Bethesda advertised a nice canvas bag for its Collector’s Edition of Fallout 76 but sent gamers a cheap nylon bag instead
- 46:05 – The ESA makes an absurd, lie-filled statement about Loot Boxes
December 1st, 1988 saw the North American release of Zelda II: The Adventure of Link for the NES, and 30 years later, NGI is here to celebrate! Enjoy an absolutely enormous playlist of remixes from artists like Ryan8bit, CarboHydroM, The OneUps, bLiNd, and more, culminating in none other than Jake “virt” Kaufman’s winning Dwelling of Duels debut!
We have opinions on Activision, Disney and Nintendo. Come hear them, won’t you?
- 26:49 – Lack of industry standards? Nah, we think Activision was just too lazy to put subtitles in Spyro’s new pre-rendered cut-scenes
- 40:30 – The new Lion King looks like the old Lion King
- 49:37 – Why did Nintendo publish a video explaining how to prepare your Switch for trade-in or sale?
NGI helps relieve the post-Thanksgiving blues with a healthy serving of video game music remixes, including a lot of love for ‘Theme of Love’ from Final Fantasy IV, tracks from a brand new OverClocked ReMix album dedicated to RPG town themes, selections from a new annual Christmas compilation put together by Scarlet Moon Records, and plenty more!
On this episode, Ian and Kyle review the new take on a classic: She-Ra & The Princesses of Power.
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Charizard is going to eat Detective Pikachu.
- 18:18 – Devil May Cry is the next animated video game adaptation coming to Netflix
- 25:25 – We have very little faith in the live action Monster Hunter movie
- 38:58 – The live action Detective Pikachu movie looks great!
It’s time to celebrate some gaming milestones of November 2018, including a block dedicated entirely to Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time‘s 20th anniversary! A lot of other new releases fill out the rest of the playlist this week, including tracks from Gex: Enter the Gecko, Dragon Ball Z: The Call of Destiny, Ikaruga, and more!
So, the PlayStation Classic is kind of meh.
- 17:59 – Activision Blizzard trolls its audience of hardcore PC gamers with a mobile version of their favorite game
- 33:21 – Prima Games Guides closes its doors
- 42:20 – Overwatch’s cast is impressively diverse, but there’s still room for improvement
- 59:15 – Sony is not impressing with its PlayStation Classic