Molehill Mountain Episode 153 – The Switchless Switch

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadNot-a-Switch? Switch In Name Only? 0:12 – Andrew argues that Judgment was purposefully made a lesser game in order to incentivize gamers to purchase microtransactions and paid DLC 31:42 – The 3D characters in the new Lupin III animated movie are amazingly on model! 40:35 – The forthcoming beta …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 147 – Nintendo Fears Perfection

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadNintendo fears perfection.  That’s my theory for why it inexplicably saddles its otherwise genius games with at least one unnecessary and objectively bad design decision. 13:03 – Nintendo restricts online play in Super Mario Maker 2 to random players 22:52 – Gaming Disorder is now a recognized illness 38:18 …

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Nitro Game Injection #356: Encounter! Wankery (RPG Battle Themes Special)

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s time to FIGHT this week with guitariffic remixes of battle themes from legendary Japanese RPGs like Phantasy Star, Dragon Quest, Earthbound, Xenoblade, and Persona, as well as cult classics like Breath of Fire, Dragon Slayer, Ys, Wild ARMs, Lufia and more!

Molehill Mountain Episode 142 – Our Picks For the Remaining 30 Genesis Mini Games

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWe’ll talk about Star Wars next week. 19:22 – What we thought of Shazam! 31:11 – Our picks for the remaining 30 Genesis Mini games 1:13:51 – Super Meat Boy Forever delayed for a very good reason

Molehill Mountain Episode 140 – Let’s Just Make a Mess Of Things

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJust because it’s clearly ineffective and will predictably exacerbate the problem doesn’t mean we shouldn’t do it anyway, right? 9:46 – Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice may not be very fun to play, but there is a lot Andrew likes about it 26:08 – We speculate on what the rumored new …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 137 – I Never Thought I’d Feel Bad For Sonic the Hedgehog

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Seriously, I’ve never cared for the series but this is just cruel. 8:24 – Valve cites “unknown costs and risks” for deciding not to sell Rape Day 30:55 – Nintendo announces Labo VR with a web page but no video 44:46 – Nintendo does not want to maximize …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 136 – Bethesda Holds THQ Nordic’s Beer

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download In other news, Detective Pikachu still looks great! 9:26 – THQ Nordic pulls the greatest PR boner in years 26:10 – Detective Pikachu still looks great! 38:23 – Pokemon Gen 8 and the new starters 1:03:12 – Lightning Round: Upcoming movies, the Oscars, super expensive DLC and more!

Molehill Mountain Episode 134 – Better Than Chex

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download EZK has the night off so Andrew is all yours… No timestamps this week but I talk about Activision firing a bunch of its workers after bragging about its best financials in its history, Jump Force’s bad trailers, a Twitch streamer who has maybe decided to stop using …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 131 – Well, Crap…

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMetroid Prime 4 is going to be a while. 0:29 – Nintendo announces it has junked Metroid Prime 4 and is starting over from scratch 28:47 – PSA: Wii shop closes on Jan. 30th so if you own games, you better download them now! 38:58 – She-Ra Season 2 …

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Nitro Game Injection #339: Polygonal & Pixelated Dreams

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadA sleepy Kyle guides you haphazardly through this episode of Nitro Game Injection with entries from the latest Dwelling of Duels contest, new tracks from OverClocked ReMix, selections from Mutherpluckin’ B‘s newest album, and more!