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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Molehill Mountain Episode 141 – My, Myself and Y’all

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s just me and you tonight, folks.

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 139 – Ask Your Doctor If Stadia Is Right For You

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadI mean, it’s a pretty bad name. 12:52 – Andrew saw Us and EZK saw How To Train Your Dragon 3 24:03 – Andrew likes Resident Evil 7 34:53 – So far, Google Stadia isn’t doing much for either of us 1:14:09 – Cadence of Hyrule is the standout …

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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 135 – Not Standing For Anthem

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadYour legs will give out before it finishes loading. 30:44 – Xbox VP blames Anthem reviewer for not understanding a feature the game doesn’t explain well 52:36 – Zenimax gets a taste of its own medicine as it’s smacked with a trademark dispute

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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Molehill Mountain Episode 130 – No Peepsing

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPeeps cereal is a thing that exists because we are in the darkest timeline. 20:10 – A bunch of Fallout 76 fans found a secret developer room and Bethesda rewarded them with a temp-ban 29:44 – Ubisoft let’s you choose your character’s sexuality in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey then forces …

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