RSS - The All Things Nintendo Podcast https://www.gameinformer.com/ Game Informer's Brian Shea talks about the latest news and games from Nintendo. Each show features special guests and new topics, so subscribe today to ensure you don't miss an episode! en Mario Movie Trailer, Inscryption, Atari 50, Harvestella, Soccer Story | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/12/02/mario-movie-trailer-inscryption-atari-50-harvestella-soccer-story-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/12/01/957e72ea/allthingsnintendo_060.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian and Wesley&nbsp;catch up on all the news from the past couple of weeks, including some updates for games like Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, Sonic Frontiers, Nintendo Switch Sports, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and Overwatch 2. Then, Marcus joins the show to chat about several recent games that have come to Switch. Finally, Brian, Kyle, and Marcus give their instant and after-the-fact reactions to the second Super Mario Bros. Movie trailer.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/KyleMHilliard" target="_blank">Kyle Hilliard (@KyleMHilliard)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:00:52 – Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Sales<br /> 00:06:08 – Scarlet and Violet Charizard Event<br /> 00:07:42 – Nintendo Acknowledges Scarlet and Violet Tech Problems<br /> 00:14:25 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Third Wave of DLC<br /> 00:17:37 –&nbsp;Sonic Frontiers 2023 Content Roadmap<br /> 00:20:55 – Nintendo Switch Sports Golf Update Available Now<br /> 00:22:31 – Overwatch 2 Season 2/Battle Pass Rant<br /> 00:27:33 – Harvestella Review<br /> 00:51:48 – Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration Impressions<br /> 01:04:42 – The Knight Witch Impressions<br /> 01:11:04 – Soccer Story Impressions<br /> 01:18:56 – Inscryption on Switch Impressions<br /> 01:25:54 – Super Mario Bros. Movie Trailer 2 Reaction</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 119554 The Holiday 2022 Nintendo Gift Guide | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/11/25/the-holiday-2022-nintendo-gift-guide-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/11/21/7a372a1c/allthingsnintendo_059.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week's episode of All Things Nintendo is all about getting into the giving mood. That's right: With this episode of the show landing on Black Friday, Brian invites&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>production director Margaret Andrews to give a ton of ideas for crossing off the Nintendo fan on your holiday shopping list.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/sopheava" target="_blank">Margaret Andrews (@sopheava)</a>&nbsp;</p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:33 – Buying a Nintendo Switch<br /> 00:04:52 – Switch Games<br /> 00:36:49 – Nintendo Merchandise<br /> 00:55:07 – Non-Nintendo Recommendations</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweet&nbsp;to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or join the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 25 Nov 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 119522 Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Review, Wii U Turns 10 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/11/18/pokemon-scarlet-and-violet-review-wii-u-turns-10-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/11/17/fb8ce062/allthingsnintendo_058.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this week's episode of All Things Nintendo, it's Pokémon launch day! Brian is joined by associate editor Charles Harte to chat all about their time playing Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. Before that,&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Kyle Hilliard joins the show to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the Nintendo Wii U and talk about the week's news.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/KyleMHilliard" target="_blank">Kyle Hilliard (@KyleMHilliard)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/chuckduck365" target="_blank">Charles Harte (@chuckduck365)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:11 – Wii U's 10th Anniversary<br /> 00:18:21 – Pokémon TCG Live Available Now<br /> 00:24:36 – Ash Ketchum Finally Becomes World Champion<br /> 00:28:58 – New Stage in Splatoon 3<br /> 00:30:55 – Nintendo Power Archives Available Online<br /> 00:34:10 – Shigeru Miyamoto Turns 70<br /> 00:40:39 – Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Review<br /> 01:21:21 – Definitive Ranking: Wii U Games<br /> 01:39:59 – eShop Gem of the Week: Save Room</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 18 Nov 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 119511 Sonic Frontiers Review, Indie World Presentation | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2022/11/11/sonic-frontiers-review-indie-world-presentation-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/11/03/6882e53d/allthingsnintendo_057.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian welcomes Fadel, AKA GamesCage, to chat about Sonic Frontiers. But first, they break down all the latest news from the world of Nintendo, including the recent Indie World Presentation, the Twitter account verification fiasco, and the last blip of pre-launch Pokémon Scarlet and Violet news.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/OnTheDownLoTho" target="_blank">GamesCage (@OnTheDownLoTho)</a></p> <p>You can also find GamesCage on <a href="https://www.youtube.com/GamesCage" target="_blank">YouTube</a> and <a href="https://www.twitch.tv/GamesCage" target="_blank">Twitch</a>.</p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:32 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:06:14 – New Pokémon Trailer/Leaks Are Out There<br /> 00:14:15 – Updated List of Best-Selling Switch Games<br /> 00:18:09 – Mario Strikers: Battle League Demo Released<br /> 00:23:10 – Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope Season Pass Detailed<br /> 00:27:21 – Nintendo Indie World Presentation<br /> 00:37:52 – Twitter Fiasco Results in Fake Nintendo Account<br /> 00:43:57 – Sonic Frontiers Review<br /> 01:14:04 – Definitive Ranking: 3D Sonic Games<br /> 01:24:30 – eShop Gem of the Week: Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 11 Nov 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 119478 Super Mario Odyssey's 5th Anniversary | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/11/04/super-mario-odysseys-5th-anniversary-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/11/03/f6efa953/allthingsnintendo_056.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this episode of All Things Nintendo, Brian welcomes Charles Harte back on the show to talk about the latest news from the world of Nintendo. Then, Marcus Stewart joins the program to celebrate five years of Super Mario Odyssey. The two look back at the development, legacy, and gameplay of the 2017 modern classic.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/chuckduck365" target="_blank">Charles Harte (@chuckduck365)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:35 – Puma x Pokémon Collaboration<br /> 00:04:20 –Mario Party Dice Rolls Are Predetermined<br /> 00:07:51 – Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration Release Date<br /> 00:12:11 – Sonic Frontiers Prologue: Divergence Released<br /> 00:13:37 – Sonic Prime Release Date<br /> 00:16:51 – Overwatch 2 Launch Woes Continue</em><br /> <em>00:21:40 – Super Mario Odyssey's 5th Anniversary</em><br /> <em>01:07:30 – Definitive Ranking: Super Mario Odyssey Captures</em><br /> <em>01:13:57 – eShop Gem of the Week: Astral Chain</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 04 Nov 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119440 Visiting Super Nintendo World, Scariest Pokédex Entries, Bayonetta 3 Review | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/10/28/visiting-super-nintendo-world-scariest-pokedex-entries-bayonetta-3-review-all-things <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/10/10/4d7ad3b0/allthingsnintendo_055.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Brian is returning from his trip overseas, ready to catch up on all the news that hit over the last two weeks. He's joined by new&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>editor Charles Harte to do just that. Then, Blake Hester comes on to give his verdict on Bayonetta 3. Finally, Alex Van Aken joins the show as he and Brian talk about their recent trip to Osaka, Japan, where they visited Super Nintendo World.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/chuckduck365" target="_blank">Charles Harte (@chuckduck365)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/metallicaisrad" target="_blank">Blake Hester (@metallicaisrad)&nbsp;</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/itsVanAken" target="_blank">Alex Van Aken (@ItsVanAken)</a>.</p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:10 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:08:04 – New Pokémon Revealed for Scarlet and Violet<br /> 00:17:05 – The Scariest Pokédex Entries<br /> 00:27:20 – Masahiro Sakurai Shows Super Bros. Bros. Prototype Dragon King<br /> 00:31:52 – Alan Wake Remastered Comes to Switch<br /> 00:34:00 – Persona 3 and 4 Switch Release Date<br /> 00:38:01 – Mario Party and Mario Party 2 Arrive on Switch<br /> 00:40:35 – Bayonetta 3 Voice Actor Controversy<br /> 00:55:36 – eShop Gem of the Week: Ikenfell<br /> 00:59:31 – Bayonetta 3 Review<br /> 01:24:36 – Visiting Japan and Super Nintendo World<br /> 01:53:27 – Definitive Ranking: Super Nintendo World Attractions</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 28 Oct 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119334 Mario + Rabbids Sparks Of Hope, Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Hands-On, Persona 5 Royal On Switch | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/10/21/mario-rabbids-sparks-of-hope-pokemon-scarlet-and-violet-hands-on-persona-5-royal-on <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/10/10/7b6aa647/allthingsnintendo_054.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Brian is still away on his trip, so we have another pre-recorded episode on All Things Nintendo this week. But don't worry: We have plenty to talk about. Marcus Stewart talks about his thoughts on Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, Wesley LeBlanc talks about his hands-on session with Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, and Brian gives his early impressions of Persona 5 Royal on Switch.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:01 – Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Hands-On Preview<br /> 00:41:35 – Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope Impressions<br /> 01:05:18 – Persona 5 Royal on Switch Impressions</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 21 Oct 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119333 New Switch Owner Guide, No Man's Sky, Lego Bricktales | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/10/14/new-switch-owner-guide-no-mans-sky-lego-bricktales-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/10/10/d53c194d/allthingsnintendo_053.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian invites one of his best friends and former games journalist, Keith Mathias, to chat about his experience as a brand new Switch owner 5 and a half years into the system's lifecycle. Brian also gives his impressions of two new games on Switch, No Man's Sky and Lego Bricktales. The two also answer some community questions.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/kwmathias" target="_blank">Keith Mathias (@KWMathias)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:10 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:06:53 – Pokémon-Themed Splatoon 3 Splatfest<br /> 00:07:21 – No Man's Sky Impressions<br /> 00:12:20 – Lego Bricktales Impressions<br /> 00:17:55 – Super Mario Movie Discussion<br /> 00:21:28 – Listener Q&amp;A: Zelda Movie<br /> 00:25:53 – Listener Q&amp;A: Virtual Console<br /> 00:36:20 – Listener Q&amp;A: Nintendo Game Informer Cover Stories<br /> 00:40:02 – Listener Q&amp;A: Double Dipping on Games<br /> 00:48:32&nbsp;– What Took Keith so Long to Get a Switch<br /> 01:00:02 – Keith's Thoughts on Breath of the Wild<br /> 01:06:31 – New Switch Owner Recommendations<br /> 01:44:14 – Definitive Ranking: Franchises Keith is Excited to Have Access To Again<br /> 01:51:09 – eShop Gem of the Week: Death's Door</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 14 Oct 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119332 Super Mario Movie Trailer, Pokémon Scarlet And Violet, Bayonetta 3 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/10/07/super-mario-movie-trailer-pokemon-scarlet-and-violet-bayonetta-3-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/10/06/242002ae/allthingsnintendo_052.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian welcomes <i>Game Informer</i>'s Marcus Stewart to react in real-time to the Super Mario movie trailer. The two also break down the new Pokémon Scarlet and Violet trailer and chat about Marcus' recent trip to Nintendo of America's headquarters for the Bayonetta 3 cover story.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:29 – Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Trailer Breakdown<br /> 00:24:30 – Garbage Pail Kids Game Coming to Switch and NES<br /> 00:27:40 – Dead Cells Boss Rush Update<br /> 00:29:21 – Sonic Adventure 2 Soap Shoes in Sonic Frontiers<br /> 00:34:08 – Bayonetta 3 Game Informer Cover Story<br /> 00:36:05 – Visiting Nintendo of America's HQ<br /> 00:39:01 – Bayonetta 3 Hands-On Preview<br /> 00:57:06 – Super Mario Bros. Movie Live Reaction<br /> 01:17:08 – Definitive Ranking: Best Video Game Movies<br /> 01:29:01 – eShop Gem of the Week: Love 3</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 07 Oct 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119320 Overwatch 2, Nier: Automata, Shovel Knight Dig, Railgrade, And More | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/09/30/overwatch-2-nier-automata-shovel-knight-dig-railgrade-and-more-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/09/29/e348a911/allthingsnintendo_051.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, we go light on news and heavy on impressions and reviews. First, Wesley LeBlanc joins the show to chat about some quick news items and give his review of Shovel Knight Dig. Following that, Marcus Stewart joins Brian as the two cover a ton of games, including Overwatch 2, Nier: Automata, Railgrade, Dorfromantik, Tinykin, Let's Build a Zoo, Tunic, and Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Reunion.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:03 – Wiglett Announced for Pokémon Scarlet and Violet<br /> 00:04:57 – Harvestella Info Dump<br /> 00:08:43 – Dragon Quest Treasures Gangs<br /> 00:10:39 – Shovel Knight Dig Review<br /> 00:19.40 – Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Reunion Preview<br /> 00:27:21 – Overwatch 2 Review-in-Progress<br /> 00:59:14 – Dorfromantik Review<br /> 01:07:28 – Railgrade Impressions<br /> 01:11:57 – Let's Build a Zoo Impressions<br /> 01:18:33 – Tunic Review<br /> 01:23:46 – Nier: Automata Impressions<br /> 01:29:32 – Tinykin Review<br /> 01:38:04 – Definitive Ranking: Spin-off Games<br /> 01:48:03 – eShop Gem of the Week: Lumines Remastered</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 30 Sep 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119278 Holiday 2022 Primer | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/09/23/holiday-2022-primer-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/09/22/095b611d/allthingsnintendo_050.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by the&nbsp;<em>New York Post</em>'s mixed-martial arts reporter, co-host of the Ground &amp; Pwned podcast, and former games journalist&nbsp;Scott Fontana&nbsp;to preview the upcoming holiday gaming season. The two go month by month, breaking down the most exciting releases on the horizon on Nintendo Switch, starting with the first week of October.&nbsp;</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/scott_fontana" target="_blank">Scott Fontana (@Scott_Fontana)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:46 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:17:40 – Holiday 2022 Primer: Intro<br /> 00:18:57 – Holiday 2022 Primer: October<br /> 00:47:24 – Holiday 2022 Primer: November<br /> 00:58:11 – Holiday 2022 Primer: December<br /> 01:03:15 – Holiday 2022 Primer: TBA Release Dates/Most Anticipated<br /> 01:07:52 – eShop Gem of the Week: Broforce</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 23 Sep 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119257 Nintendo Direct Recap, Danny Peña Interview, Reiner's Top Stories From GI | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/09/16/nintendo-direct-recap-danny-pena-interview-reiners-top-stories-from-gi-all-things <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/09/14/bd3d22a8/allthingsnintendo_049.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Weeks like this are why All Things Nintendo exists. Not only do we have a huge Nintendo Direct to recap, but also news out of Tokyo Game Show, D23, Ubisoft Forward, and more. In the main segment, Brian is joined by gaming podcast legend Danny Peña to talk about his career and how it got made into a children's book. The show ends with&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s outgoing editor-in-chief Andrew Reiner sharing some of his favorite memories from his three decades covering the industry at&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/godfree" target="_blank">Danny Peña (@godfree)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/andrew_reiner" target="_blank">Andrew Reiner (@andrew_reiner)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:11 – Pokémon Fossil Collaboration<br /> 00:06:23 – Disney's&nbsp;Illusion Island Announced<br /> 00:09:09 – Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope Boss Battle/DLC<br /> 00:12:28 – Splatoon 3 Early Sales Numbers<br /> 00:14:04 – Nintendo Direct Intro<br /> 00:15:03 – The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom<br /> 00:20:35 – Fire Emblem Engage<br /> 00:22:45 – It Takes Two<br /> 00:25:02 – Fatal Frame: Mask of the Lunar Eclipse<br /> 00:26:41 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3 DLC<br /> 00:27:32 – SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake<br /> 00:29:09 – Fitness Boxing: Fist of the North Star<br /> 00:29:22 – Oddballers<br /> 00:29:33 – Tunic<br /> 00:30:12 – Front Mission Remakes<br /> 00:31:09 – So Many Farming Games<br /> 00:32:03 – Various Daylife<br /> 00:33:40 – Octopath Traveler II<br /> 00:35:29 – Theatrhythm Final Bar Line<br /> 00:38:47 – Splatoon 3 Splatfest<br /> 00:40:02 – Nintendo Switch Online N64 Catalog<br /> 00:48:34 – Mario Strikers: Battle League Free Update<br /> 00:49:20 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass Wave 3<br /> 00:51:23 – Nintendo Switch Sports Golf Update<br /> 00:53:59 – Pikmin 4<br /> 00:55:34 – Bayonetta 3<br /> 00:56:02 – Resident Evil Cloud Versions<br /> 00:59:06 – Sifu<br /> 01:00:30 – Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Reunion<br /> 01:01:58 – Tales of Symphonia Remastered<br /> 01:02:03 – Radiant Silvergun<br /> 01:02:07 – Kirby's Return to Dream Land Deluxe<br /> 01:03:37 – Nintendo Direct Recap<br /> 01:10:10 – Danny Peña Interview<br /> 01:54:37 – Definitive Ranking: Andrew Reiner's Most Memorable Stories at&nbsp;GI</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For&nbsp;Game Informer's other&nbsp;podcast, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!</em></p> Fri, 16 Sep 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119220 Splatoon 3 Review, New Pokémon Trailer | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/09/09/splatoon-3-review-new-pokemon-trailer-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/09/08/5045f981/allthingsnintendo_048.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian and fellow&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>staffer Wesley LeBlanc break down their final verdicts on Splatoon 3, the first major fall 2022 release for Nintendo. Before that, Marcus Stewart joins the show to talk about the new Pokémon Scarlet and Violet trailer, Dragon Quest Treasures' new information, and give his verdict on Ooblets.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@marcusstewart7)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:11 – Pokémon Switch OLED Model Announced<br /> 00:06:04 – New Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Trailer<br /> 00:23:03 – New Dragon Quest Treasures Details<br /> 00:27:57 – Ooblets Review<br /> 00:48:16 – Splatoon 3 Review<br /> 01:21:19 – Definitive Ranking: Fall/Holiday Switch Games<br /> 01:35:44 – eShop Gem of the Week: Mixolumia</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 09 Sep 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119127 Mario Kart 30th Anniversary | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/09/02/mario-kart-30th-anniversary-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/08/30/8668c602/allthingsnintendo_047.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian invites former <em>Game Informer </em>editor&nbsp;and current <em>GameSpot&nbsp;</em>mobile gaming&nbsp;editor, Kyle Hilliard, to talk about the history and importance of the Mario Kart series. Before that,&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>associate editor Jason&nbsp;Guisao chats with Brian about the news of the week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/Jason_Guisao" target="_blank">Jason Guisao (@Jason_Guisao)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/kylemhilliard" target="_blank">Kyle Hilliard (@KyleMHilliard)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:04 – New Characters in Pokémon Unite<br /> 00:03:56 – New Pokémon Revealed for Scarlet &amp; Violet<br /> 00:06:45 – Where Does Pokémon Rank in Most Anticipated?<br /> 00:09:09 – Bomb Rush Cyberfunk Delayed<br /> 00:10:49 – Bear and Breakfast Release Date<br /> 00:11:31 – Shovel Knight Dig Release Date<br /> 00:12:20 – TMNT: Cowabunga Collection Impressions<br /> 00:17:29 – Personal News from Jason<br /> 00:22:29 – Gaming/Parenting Stories/Other Anniversaries<br /> 00:28:15 – Mario Kart's 30th Anniversary<br /> 01:41:43 – Definitive Ranking: Mario Kart Courses<br /> 01:47:28 – eShop Gem of the Week: Tinykin</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 02 Sep 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119090 Splatoon 3 Preview, Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, Sonic Frontiers | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/08/26/splatoon-3-preview-pokemon-scarlet-violet-sonic-frontiers-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/08/25/f1cd1e2b/allthingsnintendo_046.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week of All Things Nintendo, Brian chats with <em>Game Informer</em>'s Marcus Stewart&nbsp;about some major anniversaries in the world of Nintendo and the various news items coming out of Gamescom 2022. Brian delivers his final verdict on Blossom Tales II: The Minotaur Prince before giving his hands-on impressions of Splatoon 3. The two also chat about the new Harvestella story and gameplay details coming out of the Nintendo Treehouse live stream.&nbsp;</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:14 – The Legend of Zelda 35th Anniversary<br /> 00:05:38 – GoldenEye 007 25th Anniversary<br /> 00:12:42 – Super Monkey Ball 2 20th Anniversary<br /> 00:16:04 – Super Mario Sunshine 20th Anniversary<br /> 00:23:21 – New Pokémon Scarlet &amp; Violet Trailer<br /> 00:36:59 – Pokémon Concept Car From Mini<br /> 00:40:35 – Sonic Frontiers Release Date and Trailer<br /> 00:48:08 – Knockout City Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Crossover<br /> 00:50:28 – Dorfromantik Coming to Switch<br /> 00:52:23 – Railgrade Release Date<br /> 00:52:57 –&nbsp;New Tales from the Borderlands Officially Announced<br /> 00:53:34 – Blossom Tales II: The Minotaur Prince Review<br /> 00:56:15 – Splatoon 3 Hands-On Preview<br /> 01:15:11 – New Harvestella Details<br /> 01:21:15 – Definitive Ranking: Nintendo Weapons<br /> 01:29:53 – eShop Gem of the Week: Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel<br /> 01:37:14 – News About Videogameography</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 26 Aug 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 119065 Cult of the Lamb, Two Point Campus, Kirby's Dream Buffet, Blossom Tales 2 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/08/19/cult-of-the-lamb-two-point-campus-kirbys-dream-buffet-blossom-tales-2-all-things <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/08/18/0d4e2e7a/allthingsnintendo_045.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by a duo of guests to talk about four recently released games for Switch. But first, Brian and&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Wesley LeBlanc run down the news, including games like Wave Race 64, Overwatch 2, and plenty more. Then,&nbsp;stick around for the final segment as Brian is joined by&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Margaret Andrews for Definitive Ranking and eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/sopheava" target="_blank">Margaret Andrews (@sopheava)</a>&nbsp;</p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:26 – Wave Race 64 Now on Switch Online<br /> 00:04:16 – Metal Slug Tactics Delayed<br /> 00:10:58 – Arcade1Up Announces NFL Blitz Cabinet<br /> 00:17:21 – Overwatch 2 Cross-Progression Details<br /> 00:21:34 – New Tales from the Borderlands Leaks<br /> 00:25:40 – TMNT: Turtles in Time 30th Anniversary<br /> 00:31:33 – Two Point Campus Review<br /> 00:43:41 – Cult of the Lamb Review<br /> 00:56:37 – Blossom Tales 2: The Minotaur Prince Impressions<br /> 01:00:22 – Kirby's Dream Buffet Impressions<br /> 01:08:26 – Definitive Ranking: Management-Sim Games<br /> 01:23:27 – eShop Gem of the Week: Nobody Saves the World</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 19 Aug 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118992 Street Fighter 35th Anniversary, Splatoon 3 Deep Dive | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/08/12/street-fighter-35th-anniversary-splatoon-3-deep-dive-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/08/11/bde60271/allthingsnintendo_044_v1.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian invites fighting game expert and former&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>editor Suriel Vazquez to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Street Fighter franchise. The main segment pays homage to the series through a deep dive on the history and impact of the most iconic fighting games, but before that, the two run down the news, including a big breakdown of the Splatoon 3 info dump we got earlier this week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,<a href="https://twitter.com/SurielVazquez" target="_blank"> Suriel Vazquez (@SurielVazquez)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:38 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:15:21 – Pokémon Anime Special Coming to Netflix<br /> 00:18:32 – New Super Punch-Out!! Cheat Code Discovered<br /> 00:22:56 – Kirby's Dream Buffet Details and Release Date<br /> 00:25:44 – Fall Guys Sonic Event<br /> 00:28:01 – Dragon Ball Fortnite Tease<br /> 00:29:56 – Sonic 3 Theatrical Release Date<br /> 00:32:11 – Sonic Origins Patches Out Worst Glitch<br /> 00:33:33 – Marvel vs. Capcom 2 Arcade1Up Cabinet<br /> 00:39:24 – Splatoon 3 Deep Dive<br /> 00:56:49 – Street Fighter Franchise Retrospective<br /> 02:02:26 – Definitive Ranking: Street Fighter Characters<br /> 02:09:35 – eShop Gem of the Week: Treachery in Beatdown City</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 12 Aug 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118946 Pokémon Scarlet & Violet Region Reveal, Mario Kart 8 DLC Wave 2 Impressions | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/08/05/pokemon-scarlet-violet-region-reveal-mario-kart-8-dlc-wave-2-impressions-all-things <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/08/03/57808dca/allthingsnintendo_043_v2.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian invites returning&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>editor Wesley LeBlanc to chat about the massive info dump on Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet. The two also chat about the new Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC, the first major info about AEW: Fight Forever, and Nintendo's latest financial report.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/LeBlancWes" target="_blank">Wesley LeBlanc (@LeBlancWes)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:33:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:46 – Wesley's Return to Game Informer<br /> 00:05:45 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:11:34 – Top 10 Selling Switch Games<br /> 00:16:10 – Nintendo Financial Report<br /> 00:19:56 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC Wave 2 Impressions<br /> 00:25:02 – AEW: Fight Forever Details<br /> 00:28:46 – Most-Requested Atlus Remake Revealed<br /> 00:31:58 – Minecraft Amiibo Release Date<br /> 00:37:00 – Pokémon Mobile Game Updates<br /> 00:42:52 – Pokémon Scarlet &amp; Violet Info Dump<br /> 01:10:38 – Definitive Ranking: Pokémon Regions<br /> 01:19:17 – eShop Gem of the Week: Blue Fire</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 05 Aug 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118895 Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Review | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/07/29/xenoblade-chronicles-3-review-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/07/28/fa985852/allthingsnintendo_042_v2.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian welcomes&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>associate editor Jason Guisao to break down his review of Xenoblade Chronicles 3, the massive role-playing game that hit Nintendo Switch today. Before that, the two get caught up on all the biggest Nintendo news from the last two weeks. The show ends with an RPG-focused Definitive Ranking topic before Jason gives his eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Jason_Guisao" target="_blank">Jason Guisao (@Jason_Guisao)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:23 – First Mario Strikers: Battle League Characters<br /> 00:04:00 – New NES and SNES Games for Switch Online</em><br /> <em>00:14:25 – Nintendo Switch Sports Free Update<br /> 00:19:18 – TMNT: The Cowabunga Collection Release Date<br /> 00:22:44 – New Mario Kart 8: Deluxe DLC Courses<br /> 00:28:11 – New Pokémon Orchestral Version Released<br /> 00:29:10 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Review<br /> 00:53:50 – Definitive Ranking: RPGs on Switch<br /> 01:01:41 – eShop Gem of the Week: Ape Out</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 29 Jul 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118861 Live A Live Review, Inbox Q&A | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/07/22/live-a-live-review-inbox-qa-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/07/19/c888f739/allthingsnintendo_livealive.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Brian's on vacation this week, so on this episode of All Things Nintendo, he's&nbsp;joined by editor-in-chief Andrew Reiner to answer listener questions. Then, after the break, Brian gets the final verdict on Live A Live, Square Enix's the new HD-2D remake of the cult favorite RPG. Finally, Jill Grodt joins All Things Nintendo for the final time as a member of the&nbsp;<i>Game Informer </i>staff&nbsp;to give us some indie games to keep our eyes on in the near future.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Andrew_Reiner" target="_blank">Andrew Reiner (@Andrew_Reiner)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/finruin" target="_blank">Jill Grodt (@finruin)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:27 – Why Doesn't Nintendo Have Trophies?<br /> 00:07:30 – Will Success Cause Nintendo to Play it Safe?<br /> 00:13:16 – What Nintendo Games Need More Power?<br /> 00:16:55 – Non-Pokémon Game Freak Games<br /> 00:21:16 – What&nbsp;Would Be Your Pokémon Party?<br /> 00:24:43 – What Characters Should Come to Mario Strikers?<br /> 00:31:45 – Future of Top-Down Zelda Games<br /> 00:36:58&nbsp;– Under the Radar Nintendo Games<br /> 00:39:41 – Our Musical Tastes<br /> 00:44:14 – Will We Get a New Star Fox or F-Zero First?<br /> 00:48:42 – Live A Live Review<br /> 01:02:10 – Personal News from Jill<br /> 01:03:27 – Definitive Ranking: Jill's Indie Games on the Horizon<br /> 01:18:37 – eShop Gem of the Week: Apico</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 22 Jul 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118796 Halfway Through 2022 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/07/15/halfway-through-2022-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/07/14/a55658c0/allthingsnintendo_040.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this week's episode of All Things Nintendo, Brian invites Alex Stadnik on to look at 2022 as it looks now for Nintendo. But first, the two address the reason there was no show last week and discuss the biggest news from the last two weeks. Then, sadly, Alex shares some news about closing this chapter&nbsp;of his career.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Studnik76" target="_blank">Alex Stadnik (@Studnik76)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:00:41 – The Layoffs at Game Informer<br /> 00:05:50 – Spoiler-Free Thor: Love &amp; Thunder&nbsp;Thoughts<br /> 00:08:39 – Sea of Stars Delayed<br /> 00:12:54 – Steam Deck vs. Switch Handheld<br /> 00:16:22 – New Cult of the Lamb Trailer<br /> 00:19:06 – New Splatoon 3 Switch OLED Model<br /> 00:21:34 – Genesis Mini 2 Announced... Kind Of?<br /> 00:26:53 – Kirby's Dream Buffet Announced<br /> 00:30:27 – Pokémon Puzzle League Comes to N64 Switch Catalog<br /> 00:32:50 – Bayonetta 3 Release Date<br /> 00:36:30 – Nintendo's 2022 So Far<br /> 01:16:38 – Nintendo's 2022 Still to Come<br /> 01:47:00 – Personal News from Alex</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with host Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host&nbsp;Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 15 Jul 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118788 Nintendo Direct Mini, Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak, Sonic Frontiers | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/07/01/nintendo-direct-mini-monster-hunter-rise-sunbreak-sonic-frontiers-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/06/27/760f9457/allthingsnintendo_039_final.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by John Carson as they run down all the big news to come out of the Nintendo Direct Mini that Nintendo put out with its third-party partners this week. But first, Brian gets John's impressions of Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak, the new expansion from the Switch and PC-exclusive Monster Hunter title, and Brian talks about his hours of hands-on time with Sonic Frontiers.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/John_Carson" target="_blank">John Carson (@John_Carson)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:07 – Sonic Frontiers Hands-On Preview<br /> 00:17:20 – Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Review and&nbsp;Roadmap<br /> 00:43:12 – Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection<br /> 00:45:46 – Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration<br /> 00:47:38 – Nier: Automata<br /> 00:48:53 – Lorelei and the Laser Eyes<br /> 00:49:45 – Super Bomberman R 2<br /> 00:51:58 – Pac-Man World: Re-Pac<br /> 00:52:44 – Blanc<br /> 00:54:37 – Return to Monkey Island<br /> 00:55:24 – Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope<br /> 00:58:31 – Little Noah: Scion of Paradise<br /> 01:00:24 – Railgrade<br /> 01:01:08 – RPG Time: The Legend of Wright<br /> 01:01:35 – Disney Dreamlight Valley<br /> 01:01:54 – Live A Live<br /> 01:02:52 – Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom<br /> 01:03:06 – Minecraft Legends<br /> 01:03:24 – Dragon Quest Treasures<br /> 01:05:55 – Portal: Companion Collection<br /> 01:07:39 – Harvestella<br /> 01:09:11 – Persona 3 Portable, Persona 4 Golden, and Persona 5 Royal<br /> 01:13:12 – Definitive Ranking: Games We Still Want on Switch<br /> 01:20:54 – eShop Gem of the Week: Elec Head</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 01 Jul 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118681 Tee Lopes Interview, Sonic Origins Review, Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/06/24/tee-lopes-interview-sonic-origins-review-xenoblade-chronicles-3-direct-all-things <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/06/23/71091572/allthingsnintendo_038.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week's episode of All Things Nintendo is jam-packed with news, a review, and a fun interview. First up, Brian is joined by Marcus Stewart to discuss news pertaining to games like Xenoblade Chronicles 3, Overwatch 2, Pokémon Snap, and Tony Hawk's Pro Skater. The two then talk about Sonic Origins to wrap up the segment. Then, renowned Sonic Mania and TMNT: Shredder's Revenge composer Tee Lopes joins the show to talk about his path into the industry.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/teelopes" target="_blank">Tee Lopes (@TeeLopes)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:05 – Pokémon Snap Comes to Switch Online Expansion Pack<br /> 00:04:56 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct Info Dump<br /> 00:12:56 – Overwatch 2 Release Method Detailed<br /> 00:20:57 – Tony Hawk Gives Sad Update on Future of Series<br /> 00:29:17 – No Man's Sky Gets Switch Release Date<br /> 00:34:30 – Sonic Origins Review<br /> 00:52:33 – Tee Lopes Interview</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com" target="_blank">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books" target="_blank">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 24 Jun 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118640 TMNT: Shredder's Revenge, Neon White, Sonic Frontiers | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/06/17/tmnt-shredders-revenge-neon-white-sonic-frontiers-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/06/16/9aa71d5e/allthingsnintendo_037.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this week's episode of All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by a trio of guests throughout the episode. First, Marcus Stewart joins the show to talk about the best games they played at Summer Game Fest, the news from the last week, and his review of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge. For the second segment, Blake Hester makes his sophomore appearance on the show to talk about Neon White, which he reviewed and gave the highest score he's ever given. Finally, the show wraps up with Kimberley Wallace for Definitive Ranking and eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/marcusstewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/metallicaisrad" target="_blank">Blake Hester (@metallicaisrad)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/kstar1785" target="_blank">Kimberley Wallace (@kstar1785)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction</em><br /> <em>00:03:19 – Sonic Frontiers Hands-On Impressions<br /> 00:17:23 – The Indie Games of Summer Game Fest<br /> 00:35:20 – Hollow Knight: Silksong Reemerges<br /> 00:38:07 – Persona Coming to Other Platforms, What About Switch?<br /> 00:40:49 – Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Demo Out Now<br /> 00:42:00 – Cult of the Lamb Release Date<br /> 00:45:11 – TMNT: Shredder's Revenge Review</em><br /> <em>01:05:28 – Neon White Review<br /> 01:32:10 – News from Kim<br /> 01:34:15 – Definitive Ranking: Kim's Favorite Nintendo Franchises<br /> 01:45.36 – eShop Gem of the Week: The Centennial Case</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com" target="_blank">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books" target="_blank">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 17 Jun 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118591 Summer Game Fest, Mario Strikers: Battle League Review | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/06/10/summer-game-fest-mario-strikers-battle-league-review-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/06/10/fab749f9/allthingsnintendo_036.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, we come to you live from Summer Game Fest in Los Angeles, California for the first-ever in-person recording of the show. Brian and Alex Stadnik chop up all the news out of the last week (including Geoff Keighley's Summer Game Fest), give the final verdict on Mario Strikers: Battle League, and speculate when Nintendo is going to do its annual summer Direct stream.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Studnik76" target="_blank">Alex Stadnik (@Studnik76)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:58 – Mario Strikers: Battle League Review<br /> 00:25:09&nbsp;– Pokémon Go/Trading Card Game Crossovers</em><br /> <em>00:28:41 – Neon White Release Date<br /> 00:30:58 – Marvel's Midnight Suns Trailer and Release Date... Kind of<br /> 00:35:56 – TMNT: Shredder's Revenge Trailer and Release Date<br /> 00:41:07 – Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course Preview<br /> 00:47:08 – Blossom Tales 2 Release Date<br /> 00:49:09 – Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl Huge Update<br /> 00:52:35 – Sonic Central News<br /> 00:59:37 – Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Preview<br /> 01:04:49 – When Will Nintendo Have Its Direct?</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 10 Jun 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118462 Pokémon Scarlet & Violet's Second Trailer | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/06/03/pokemon-scarlet-violets-second-trailer-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/06/02/d3d84e66/allthingsnintendo_035.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This episode of All Things Nintendo chats all about the new Pokémon Scarlet &amp; Violet trailer. Brian is joined by <em>Wicked Good Games</em>' and <em>Not Another Gaming Podcast</em>'s Dom Mahoney to break down the new features and characters in the trailer, as well as chat about all the news from the week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/WGGPapaDom" target="_blank">Dom Mahoney (@WGGPapaDom)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:53 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:18:14 – Star Wars Celebration/Jedi: Survivor<br /> 00:20:03 – Final Fantasy X's Blitzball is Now Star Wars Canon<br /> 00:21:10 – Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II on Switch<br /> 00:27:24 – Knockout City is Now Free-to-Play<br /> 00:29:41 – Nintendo Releases Splatoon 3 Soundtrack Preview<br /> 00:33:53 – Summer Game Fest Publishers Announced<br /> 00:35:40 – Sonic Frontiers Gameplay Footage<br /> 00:46:04 – Pokémon Scarlet &amp; Violet<br /> 01:14:53 – Definitive Ranking: Legendary Pokémon<br /> 01:27:35 – eShop Gem of the Week: Yes, Your Grace</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 03 Jun 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118347 Mario Strikers: Battle League Preview | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/05/27/mario-strikers-battle-league-preview-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/05/26/ec2ed4c0/allthingsnintendo_034_v3.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by <i>Game Informer Show&nbsp;</i>host Alex Van Aken to talk about the upcoming Mario Strikers: Battle League. Brian has seen the game in action and is ready to tell longtime series fan, Alex, all about the live gameplay he witnessed.&nbsp;</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/itsvanaken" target="_blank">Alex Van Aken (@itsVanAken)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction</em><br /> <em>00:02:33 – Temtem Gets 1.0 Release Date<br /> 00:09:37 – 3DS and Wii U eShop's Remove Payment Options<br /> 00:11:44 – Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Movie Hits Paramount Plus<br /> 00:13:53 – Mario Strikers: Battle League Post-Launch Content Confirmed<br /> 00:20:24 – Mario Strikers: Battle League Impressions<br /> 00:43:24 – Definitive Ranking: Mario Sports Games<br /> 00:51:19 – eShop Gem of the Week: Lofi Ping Pong</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 27 May 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118287 How Nintendo Switch Online Stacks Up | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/05/20/how-nintendo-switch-online-stacks-up-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/05/19/685944e3/allthingsnintendo_033_v5.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by fellow&nbsp;<em>Game Informer </em>editor&nbsp;John Carson to dig deep on the Nintendo Switch Online subscription service. The two start the conversation by comparing the three platform holders' various subscription services before chatting about what Nintendo Switch Online could do to become a better overall service for players.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/John_Carson" target="_blank">John Carson (@John_Carson)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:42 – New Pokémon Animated Web Series</em><br /> <em>00:04:43 – Marvel's Midnight Suns Release Date Coming Soon?<br /> 00:08:30 – Nickelodeon All-Star&nbsp;Brawl DLC Announced<br /> 00:12:06 – Alan Wake Remastered Coming to Switch</em><br /> <em>00:19:00 – Fall Guys Coming to Switch<br /> 00:22:46 – Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards Comes to Switch Online<br /> 00:23:47 – Everybody Votes: What Do You Want on Nintendo Switch Online?<br /> 00:29:02 – How Does Switch Online Compare to PS Plus and Game Pass?<br /> 01:03:17 – Definitive Ranking: Classic Games on Nintendo Switch Online<br /> 01:10:55 – eShop Gem of the Week: Arcade Archives Mario Bros.<br /> 01:13:20 – eShop Gem of the Week BONUS: Mini Motorways</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 20 May 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118206 TMNT: Shredder's Revenge Preview | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/05/13/tmnt-shredders-revenge-preview-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/05/12/e6bee0f6/allthingsnintendo_032_v2.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this week's episode, Brian invites <i>Game Informer</i>'s Marcus Stewart so they can discuss their hands-on impressions of the upcoming retro brawler, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge. Before that, the duo quickly runs down the news from the week, tries out a new segment, and does the First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/MarcusStewart7" target="_blank">Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:18 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:09:36 – Pokémon Merchandise: Build-a-Bear and Converse<br /> 00:15:45 – Nintendo&nbsp;Earning Call News<br /> 00:22:12 – Nintendo Indie World Rundown<br /> 00:30:22 – Everybody Votes: Mario Kart's Banana Peel<br /> 00:34:41 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge Preview<br /> 01:09:26 – Definitive Ranking: TMNT Games<br /> 01:12:58 – eShop Gem of the Week: Tangle Tower</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 13 May 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 118140 An Hour With Reggie Fils-Aimé | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/05/06/an-hour-with-reggie-fils-aime-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/04/20/a317c4e5/allthingsnintendo_031_v1.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian sits down with former Nintendo of America president and COO Reggie Fils-Aimé. The two dig into his time at Nintendo, stories from his interactions with the legends of the company, and his new book&nbsp;<em>Disrupting the Game: From the Bronx to the Top of Nintendo</em>.&nbsp;</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/reggie" target="_blank">Reggie Fils-Aimé (@Reggie)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:06 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:05:17 – Reggie's Pre-Nintendo Career<br /> 00:07:40 – Reggie's Famous E3 2004 Debut<br /> 00:18:03 – Reggie's Memorable First Meeting with Shigeru Miyamoto<br /> 00:24:47 – The Impact of Satoru Iwata<br /> 00:34:02 – The Success of the Wii<br /> 00:35:59 – Reggie's Leadership Lessons in&nbsp;Disrupting the Game<br /> 00:42:14 – Embracing the Failure of the Wii U<br /> 00:46:23 – The Success of the Switch and Reggie's Retirement<br /> 00:49:30 – Reggie's First Idea for the Book/Recording the Audiobook</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 06 May 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117951 Kirby's 30th Anniversary, Nintendo Switch Sports Review | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/04/29/kirbys-30th-anniversary-nintendo-switch-sports-review-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/04/20/23472307/allthingsnintendo_030_v1.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week, Brian is joined by fellow&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>editor Jason&nbsp;Guisao as the two once again talk about Nintendo Switch Sports, this time getting Jay's final impressions of the game. The two then talk about the latest news in the world of Nintendo before Jason&nbsp;swaps out for&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Kim Wallace to celebrate 30 years of the Kirby franchise.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Jason_Guisao" target="_blank">Jason Guisao (@Jason_Guisao)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/kstar1785" target="_blank">Kimberley Wallace (@kstar1785)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:00:54 – Nintendo Switch Sports Review<br /> 00:09:13 – Splatoon 3 Release Date<br /> 00:14:08 – New Genesis Games on Switch Online<br /> 00:17:18 – Classic Sonic Games Getting Delisted<br /> 00:20:41 – Changes to Pokémon Go Mega Evolutions<br /> 00:22:43 – Pokémon TCG: Pokémon Go Expansion<br /> 00:23:55 – Mario Movie Delayed to 2023<br /> 00:29:16 – Celebrating 30 Years of Kirby<br /> 01:26:34 – Definitive Ranking: Kirby Games<br /> 01:30:53 – eShop Gem of the Week: 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 29 Apr 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117949 Zelda: A Link To The Past's 30th Anniversary | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/04/22/zelda-a-link-to-the-pasts-30th-anniversary-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/04/20/4836f2a8/allthingsnintendo_029_v4.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Daniel Tack to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. The two talk about its development, its legacy, why the game is considered such a masterpiece, and their own personal experiences with the title. Before that, they break down news including Xenoblade Chronicles 3, Sonic Origins, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection, and... Crazy Taxi/Jet Set Radio? The show wraps up with a huge Definitive Ranking topic and Dan's eShop Gem of the Week, as well as some personal news from Dan.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/dantack" target="_blank">Daniel Tack (@dantack)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction</em><br /> <em>00:00:57 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:04:33 – Pokémon Diamond &amp; Pearl Anniversary<br /> 00:05:40 – Dan's Pokémon Legends: Arceus and Scarlet &amp; Violet Thoughts<br /> 00:09:13 – NLRB Complaint Filed Against Nintendo of America<br /> 00:11:43 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3 New Release Date<br /> 00:17:22 – Shin Megami Tensei V Sells 1 Million Copies<br /> 00:20:51 – Sega Reportedly Rebooting Dreamcast Series<br /> 00:24:15 – Sonic Origins Details and Release Date<br /> 00:26:04 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Cowabunga Collection Special Edition<br /> 00:30:08 – Zelda: A Link to the Past Retrospective<br /> 01:09:39 – Definitive Ranking: SNES Games<br /> 01:20:56 – eShop Gem of the Week: Dungeon Encounters<br /> 01:24:49 – Personal News from Dan</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>&nbsp;with hosts Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with hosts Marcus Stewart and John Carson, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 22 Apr 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117947 Nintendo Switch Sports Preview | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/04/15/nintendo-switch-sports-preview-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/04/14/d6652fd5/allthingsnintendo_028.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this week's episode of All Things Nintendo, we dig into the upcoming Nintendo Switch Sports. Brian is joined by fellow&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>editor Jason Guisao to break down his hands-on experience with the game at a recent in-person Nintendo event in New York City. The two also chat about the latest news and&nbsp;Jason's unconventional first experiences with Zelda and Mario before ending with a sports-themed&nbsp;Definitive Ranking and the eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/Jason_Guisao" target="_blank">Jason Guisao (@Jason_Guisao)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:11 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:22:18 – Anniversaries<br /> 00:24:33 –&nbsp;</em>Sonic 2<em>'s Impressive Box Office Numbers<br /> 00:27:14 – Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Trailer<br /> 00:31:10 – Metroid Dread Boss Rush Update<br /> 00:36:04 – Kingdom Hearts IV Announced<br /> 00:41:57 – Bugsnax Coming to Switch<br /> 00:44:22 – Nintendo Switch Sports Preview<br /> 01:17:16 – Definitive Ranking: Sports Games<br /> 01:29:01 – eShop Gem of the Week: Night in the Woods</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 15 Apr 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117897 First Quarter 2022, Beware Of Darkness' Kyle Nicolaides | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/04/08/first-quarter-2022-beware-of-darkness-kyle-nicolaides-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/04/07/b8506fa8/allthingsnintendo_027.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by Beware of Darkness vocalist and guitarist&nbsp;Kyle Nicolaides. After talking about Kyle's band, mental health advocacy, and upcoming book, the two jump into the news from the week and a quick look back at the year Nintendo has had so far.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Note:</strong><em> This episode contains discussion around sensitive topics such as depression, drug use, and a brief reference to suicidal thoughts. Listener discretion is advised.</em></p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="Http://www.Twitter.com/kynicolai" target="_blank">Kyle Nicolaides (@kynicolai)</a></p> <p>You can also find Beware of Darkness on Bandcamp <a href="https://bewareofdarknessband.bandcamp.com/" target="_blank">here</a>&nbsp;and on Patreon <a href="https://www.patreon.com/bewareofdarkness/posts" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:19 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:11:25 – Kyle's Music, Book, and Mental Health Advocacy<br /> 00:40:15 – Nintendo Switch Sports Overview<br /> 00:42:19 – Mario Golf Coming to Nintendo Switch Online N64 Library<br /> 00:47:47 – Hyper Light Breaker Announced<br /> 00:48:50 – Two Point Campus Delayed<br /> 00:51:07 – Sonic the Hedgehog Game Rankings/Sonic Origins<br /> 00:57:08 – The Games of Nintendo's First Quarter of the Year<br /> 01:13:55 – The News of Nintendo's First Quarter of the Year<br /> 01:20:49 – Definitive Ranking: Games to Play on the Road<br /> 01:28:52 – eShop Gem of the Week: Ori and the Will of the Wisps</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 08 Apr 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117814 Zelda's Long History With Delays, GDC 2022 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/04/01/zeldas-long-history-with-delays-gdc-2022-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/03/31/71da642e/allthingsnintendo_026.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's sequel received another delay, this time pushing it out of 2022, so for this week's All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by Jill Grodt to run down the series' long history with delays. After discussing&nbsp;some quick news items, the two dive into the series' delays of the past, stretching all the way back to an article from 1988.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Finruin" target="_blank">Jill Grodt (@Finruin)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:00:46 – GDC&nbsp;2022/In-Person Events<br /> 00:18:24 – Bloodstained/Child of Light Crossover<br /> 00:21:31 – Early Kirby and the Forgotten Land Sales<br /> 00:23:49 – Fortnite "Zero&nbsp;Build" Mode<br /> 00:26:19 – Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe Release Date<br /> 00:28:40 –&nbsp;Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Spoiler-Free Movie Talk<br /> 00:34:57 – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sequel Delayed<br /> 00:39:01 – Zelda's History with Delays<br /> 01:24:38 – Tunic: A Zelda Spiritual Successor That Was Also Delayed A Lot<br /> 01:28:55 – Definitive Ranking: Zelda Items<br /> 01:36:04 – eShop Gem of the Week: Overboard!</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!</em></p> Fri, 01 Apr 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117754 Kirby And The Forgotten Land, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/03/25/kirby-and-the-forgotten-land-mario-kart-8-deluxe-dlc-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/03/21/488ae70c/allthingsnintendo_025.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week's episode of All Things Nintendo is centered on the newest major Nintendo release: Kirby and the Forgotten Land.&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s John Carson joins Brian to talk about his review of the newest Kirby game. However, before they can get to that, the two chat about the biggest Nintendo news from the past week and wrap up with a fun Definitive Ranking and the latest eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/John_Carson" target="_blank">John Carson (@John_Carson)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:53 – Super Rare Pokémon Card Sold at Auction<br /> 00:04:55 – Mythical Pokémon In Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl<br /> 00:08:27 – Nintendo Switch Adds Folders<br /> 00:11:51 – New Genesis Games Added to Switch Online Catalog<br /> 00:14:04 – Triangle Strategy's Strong Sales<br /> 00:15:50 – Monster Hunter Rise Release Date, Amiibo, New Locations<br /> 00:21:50 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC Impressions<br /> 00:35:14 – Masahiro Sakurai is Back from his Break<br /> 00:38:17 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land Review<br /> 01:09:07 – Definitive Ranking: Powers Your Steal From Enemies<br /> 01:16:14 – eShop Gem of the Week:&nbsp;The Cruel King and the Great Hero</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 25 Mar 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117641 Inbox: Breath Of The Wild 2 Wishlist, Pokémon Oversaturation, Dream Classic Consoles | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/03/18/inbox-breath-of-the-wild-2-wishlist-pokemon-oversaturation-dream-classic-consoles-all <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/03/10/e4e904c6/allthingsnintendo_024_v3.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week, Brian is away on vacation, so he digs into the inbox for this episode of All Things Nintendo. Joining him is&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>creative director Jeff Akervik. The two answer questions surrounding topics of Zelda, Mario, Smash Bros., Pokémon, and plenty more! They wrap up the show with a controller-focused Definitive Ranking, followed by an appropriate eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/jeffakervik" target="_blank">Jeff Akervik (@JeffAkervik)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:47 – Dream Game Boy/GameCube Classic Consoles<br /> 00:18:49 – Surprising Breath of the Wild Gameplay Moments<br /> 00:27:03 – What We Want from Breath of the Wild Sequel<br /> 00:38:05 – What Other Characters Do You Want in Smash Bros.?<br /> 00:44:40 – Our Second-Most Anticipated Switch Game<br /> 00:48:33 – Nintendo Not Making Old Games Easy to Play<br /> 01:05:11 – Would Nintendo Make a Retro-Style Mario Game?<br /> 01:10:39 – What We Want for Next 3D Mario Game<br /> 01:15:35 – What Pokémon Scarlet/Violet Could Take from Legends: Arceus<br /> 01:18:09 – Is Pokémon Giving Us Too Much Too Fast?<br /> 01:24:24 – Let's Give Brian Crap About Not Playing Majora's Mask!<br /> 01:29:06 – Long Games to Play in Short Bursts<br /> 01:32:40 – Pokémon Ranger Shoutout<br /> 01:33:59 – Kind Words/Listener First Nintendo Game Entry<br /> 01:38:06 – Definitive Ranking: Nintendo Controllers<br /> 01:48:00 – eShop Gem of the Week: Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 18 Mar 2022 15:00:00 CDT Brian Shea 117550 Triangle Strategy, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, Lots Of News | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/03/11/triangle-strategy-persona-4-arena-ultimax-lots-of-news-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/03/10/d2298ab9/allthingsnintendo_023.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this week's episode of All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by fellow&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;editor John Carson to run down all the latest news in the world of Nintendo – and there is a lot this week! Then,&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Kimberley Wallace subs in for the final two segments to give her in-depth thoughts about Triangle Strategy, the new tactical RPG from Square Enix, and her picks for Definitive Ranking and eShop Gem of the Week.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/John_Carson" target="_blank">John Carson (@John_Carson)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/kstar1785" target="_blank">Kimberley Wallace (@kstar1785)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:03 – Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Impressions<br /> 00:10:33 – Pokémon Trading Card Game: Pokémon Go Expansion<br /> 00:13:09 – The House of the Dead: Remake<br /> 00:15:19 – Glover Coming to PC<br /> 00:17:24&nbsp;– Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection<br /> 00:21:39 – Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga DLC Announced<br /> 00:23:24 – New Mario Lego Sets<br /> 00:25:55 – Overwatch 2<br /> 00:32:13 – F-Zero X Now in Switch N64 Library<br /> 00:35:28 – Community Concerns Over Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC<br /> 00:36:37 – Nintendo's Official Response to the Ukraine Crisis<br /> 00:42:37 – Triangle Strategy Review<br /> 01:13:29 – Definitive Ranking: Tactics Games<br /> 01:23:42 – eShop Gem of the Week: Valkyria Chronicles<br /> 01:25:15 – Closing Thoughts on Triangle Strategy</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 11 Mar 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117548 Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, Pokémon Day 2022 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/03/04/pokemon-scarlet-violet-pokemon-day-2022-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/03/03/74f2a697/allthingsnintendo_022-option6.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week's episode of All Things Nintendo is mostly about the massive news coming out of Pokémon Day 2022. After Brian and his guest Yami Avendaño run&nbsp;down the Nintendo news from the last two weeks, the two chat all about the announcements coming out of The Pokémon Company's big stream from last weekend, including the reveal of Pokémon Scarlet &amp; Violet.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/idsanty" target="_blank">Yami Avendaño (@idsanty)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:32 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:11:12 – Yami's Journey Into and Out of the Games Industry<br /> 00:21:58 – Early Triangle Strategy Reviews<br /> 00:26:19 – Street Fighter VI and Capcom Fighting Collection<br /> 00:30:34 – Canceled F-Zero Virtual Boy Spin-Off<br /> 00:35:49 – Min Min Amiibo Release Date/Minecraft Amiibo Delay<br /> 00:36:36 – Knockout City Going Free-to-Play<br /> 00:40:11 – Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy Patch<br /> 00:44:12 – Soul Hackers 2 Announced For Every Platform But Switch<br /> 00:46:27 – Nintendo Acquires SRD Co. LTD<br /> 00:48:04 – Nintendo Switch Online Missions and Rewards<br /> 00:51:02 – Pokémon Brilliant Diamond &amp; Shining Pearl Title Update<br /> 00:55:12 – Pokémon Day<br /> 00:57:51 – Pokémon Go/Brian &amp; Yami Miami Stories<br /> 01:04:02 – Pokémon Masters EX<br /> 01:05:47 – Pokémon Café Remix<br /> 01:07:13 – Pokémon Unite/That Time Brian's Pokémon Card Was Stolen<br /> 01:12:42 – Pokémon Brilliant Diamond &amp; Shining Pearl<br /> 01:13:23 – Pokémon Legends: Arceus/Brian's Pokémon Injuries<br /> 01:19:55 – Pokémon Scarlet &amp; Violet<br /> 01:37:40 – Definitive Ranking: Pokémon Starters<br /> 01:44:05 – eShop Gem of the Week: Kuukiyomi: Consider It!</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Marcus Stewart, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 04 Mar 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117467 Five Years Of Switch | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/02/25/five-years-of-switch-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/02/18/35185a2b/allthingsnintendo_021.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week's episode of All Things Nintendo is all about celebrating the first five years of the Nintendo Switch. The anniversary is right around the corner, so Brian invites&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>online content director Ben Reeves back to talk about the biggest milestones of the Switch's first half-decade, as well as share some stories from the last five years covering the system.</p> <p><strong>Note:</strong> <em>Brian is out on assignment this week, so this episode was recorded a week early. If any noteworthy news hit over the last week, All Things Nintendo will cover it next week.</em></p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BenjaminReeves" target="_blank">Ben Reeves (@benjaminreeves)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:04:57 – Five Years of Switch: Pre-Launch<br /> 00:17:31 – Five Years of Switch: 2017<br /> 00:26:31 – Five Years of Switch: 2018<br /> 00:38:14 – Five Years of Switch: 2019<br /> 00:50:50 – Five Years of Switch: 2020<br /> 00:57:00 – Five Years of Switch: 2021<br /> 01:02:41 – Why is the Switch So Successful?<br /> 01:09:52 – Top Five&nbsp;Selling Games of Switch<br /> 01:12:28 – Definitive Ranking: Switch Games So Far<br /> 01:20:34 – eShop Gem of the Week: Owlboy<br /> 01:24:15 – Personal News from Ben</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 25 Feb 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117328 The Nintendo Power Hotline | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/02/18/the-nintendo-power-hotline-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/02/17/2f467f63/allthingsnintendo_020.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Before the internet was in every house and on every phone, video game players had&nbsp;few options when they got stuck in a game. While many opted to buy a strategy guide or ask a friend for help, Nintendo gave players the option to seek the assistance of professionals through the Nintendo Power Hotline. This week, Brian is joined by&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>senior associate editor Blake Hester to talk about his recent article digging into what it was like working at the Nintendo Power Hotline, and what Nintendo of America was like in the 1990s.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/metallicaisrad" target="_blank">Blake Hester (@metallicaisrad)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:57 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:13:15 – Nintendo Hacker Sentenced/Wii U and 3DS eShops Closing<br /> 00:21:43 – Sonic Movie and TV Show<br /> 00:30:42 – The Nintendo Power Hotline<br /> 00:59:34 – Definitive Ranking: Games We Wish We Had A Gameplay Counselor's Help<br /> 01:08:04 – eShop Gem of the Week: OlliOlli World</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 18 Feb 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117326 The First Nintendo Direct Of 2022 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/02/11/the-first-nintendo-direct-of-2022-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/02/10/d75a025f/allthingsnintendo_019.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Nintendo Directs are among the most exciting times for Nintendo fans, and we were lucky enough to get the first one of 2022 this week. Brian is joined by Ben Reeves on this very news-heavy episode of All Things Nintendo. Join them as they talk about all the big announcements both in and out of the Direct.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BenjaminReeves" target="_blank">Ben Reeves (@benjaminreeves)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:53 – Super Mario Advance 2: Super Mario World Anniversary<br /> 00:06:32 – Mario Kart 64 Anniversary<br /> 00:09:59 – Sonic Adventure 2: Battle Anniversary<br /> 00:13:35 – Wii Play Anniversary<br /> 00:16:47 – Pokémon Legends: Arceus Sales Numbers/Mystery Gift<br /> 00:19:50 – Pokémon Go Valentine's&nbsp;Event<br /> 00:21:44 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge Character Reveal<br /> 00:23:51 – Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent<br /> 00:26:43 – Nintendo Direct Intro<br /> 00:27:10 – Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes<br /> 00:29:55 – Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp<br /> 00:31:46 – No Man's Sky<br /> 00:33:45 – Mario Strikers: Battle League<br /> 00:36:46 – Splatoon 3<br /> 00:40:30 – Front Mission Remakes<br /> 00:42:14 – Disney Speedstorm<br /> 00:44:22 – Star Wars: The Force Unleashed<br /> 00:46:45 – Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection<br /> 00:47:19 – SD Gundam Battle Alliance<br /> 00:47:51 – Chrono Cross: The Radical Dreamers Edition<br /> 00:49:13 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land<br /> 00:52:29 – MLB The Show 22<br /> 00:53:29 – Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series<br /> 00:54:00 – Portal: Companion Collection<br /> 00:55:46 – Live A Live<br /> 00:56:59 – Nintendo Switch Sports<br /> 01:01:45 – Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival<br /> 01:02:39 – Triangle Strategy Demo<br /> 01:04:06 – Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course<br /> 01:05: 26 – Metroid Dread Title Update<br /> 01:08:52 – Earthbound Games Coming To Switch Online Catalogs<br /> 01:09:11 – Third-Party Games Sizzle Reel<br /> 01:09:56 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass DLC<br /> 01:14:45 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3<br /> 01:17:46 – eShop Gem of the Week: Into the Breach<br /> 01:20:38 – Kit &amp; Krysta Podcast Announcement</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a>&nbsp;from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 11 Feb 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117269 Kit Ellis And Krysta Yang Talk Nintendo Minute And Working At Nintendo | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/02/04/kit-ellis-and-krysta-yang-talk-nintendo-minute-and-working-at-nintendo-all-things <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/02/03/71f66cf3/allthingsnintendo_018_v2.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>The Nintendo Minute was never a minute, and neither is this week's episode of All Things Nintendo! This week, Brian is joined by Kit Ellis and Krysta Yang, the two former hosts of&nbsp;Nintendo Minute, Nintendo's in-house YouTube show. However, their time at Nintendo extends far beyond simply hosting that show. In fact, when you combine how long Kit and Krysta worked at Nintendo, it's almost three decades of&nbsp;experience. On this special episode of All Things Nintendo, Brian chats with the two former Nintendo employees about their long-running show, what it's like working at the company, and hints of what could be&nbsp;next for them.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/kitosan" target="_blank">Kit Ellis (@kitosan)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/breath0air" target="_blank">Krysta Yang (@breath0air)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:03:07 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:11:32 – Pokémon Legends: Arceus Thoughts<br /> 00:16:53 – Switch is Nintendo's Best-Selling Console Ever<br /> 00:23:29 – Nintendo Not Interested in Studio Acquisitions<br /> 00:29:03 – Yacht Club Games' New Project: Mina the Hollower<br /> 00:32:37 – Fire Emblem Heroes Five-Year Anniversary<br /> 00:34:02 – What is Your Favorite Nintendo Mobile Game?<br /> 00:37:19 – What it's Like Working at Nintendo<br /> 00:49:45 – The Early Days of Nintendo Direct<br /> 00:55:44 – Looking Back at Nintendo Minute<br /> 01:17:53 – Hints of What's Next for Kit and Krysta<br /> 01:24:18 – Definitive Ranking: Games Kit and Krysta Worked on at Nintendo<br /> 01:31:50 – eShop Gem of the Week: Art of Balance<br /> 01:33:23 – eShop Gem of the Week: Wytchwood</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time! We also have <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/25/introducing-from-panel-to-podcast-a-new-weekly-show-focused-on-all-things-comic-books">From Panel to Podcast</a> from host Andrew Reiner, covering everything from the world of comic books, including the shows, movies, and games that spawn from them!&nbsp;</em></p> Fri, 04 Feb 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117144 Pokémon Legends: Arceus | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/28/pokemon-legends-arceus-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/01/20/16ab8c5e/allthingsnintendo_017_v3.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>After months of waiting, we finally got our hands on Pokémon Legends: Arceus. Not only has Brian played it, but he's beaten it and is ready to give his final verdict on the title. Brian is joined this week by <em>Game Informer</em>'s Alex Stadnik, who has also been playing the latest Game Freak title and is raring to share his thoughts on the first major game release of 2022.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea" target="_blank">Brian Shea (@brianpshea</a>),&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/Studnik76" target="_blank">Alex Stadnik (@Studnik76)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:47 – The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask Coming to Switch<br /> 00:10:14 – Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Release Date<br /> 00:14:17 – New Rabbids Movie Coming to Netflix<br /> 00:16:34 – Sol Cresta Release Date<br /> 00:17:10 – Suda51 Spoke with Marvel About Making Games<br /> 00:18:29 – Spoiler-Free Pokémon Legends: Arceus Review<br /> 01:07:24 – Definitive Ranking: Pokémon Spin-Off Games<br /> 01:22:51 – eShop Gem of the Week: Chicory: A Colorful Tale<br /> 01:25:42 – Replies: Which Pokémon Would We Be?</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 28 Jan 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117056 Looking Back At Banjo-Kazooie | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/21/looking-back-at-banjo-kazooie-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/01/20/a1fa87e6/allthingsnintendo_016.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>It's a slow week in the world of Nintendo, so we're taking the opportunity to stop and smell the honeycombs. This episode, we're using Banjo-Kazooie coming to the Switch Online Expansion Pack as our excuse to talk about everyone's favorite 64-bit bear-and-bird adventure. Joining Brian this week is&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>web designer and programmer Kristin Williams!</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/kistasaurus" target="_blank">Kristin Williams (@kistasaurus)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:00:49 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:05:52 – Kristin's Work Behind-the-Scenes at&nbsp;</em>Game Informer<br /> <em>00:10:56 – Spoiler-Free Warning About Pokémon Legends: Arceus Leaks<br /> 00:13:35 – New Eevee Skateboard Collaboration<br /> 00:15:12 – Dying Light 2 Delayed on Switch<br /> 00:16:46 – Banjo-Kazooie Now Available on Nintendo Switch Online<br /> 00:19:07 – Looking Back at Banjo-Kazooie<br /> 00:58:01 – Definitive Ranking: Platforming Mascots<br /> 01:01:00 – Who Is More Recognizable Today: Pikachu or Mario?<br /> 01:03:29 – eShop Gem of the Week: Untitled Goose Game</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 21 Jan 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 117003 Kirby And The Forgotten Land, Pokémon Legends: Arceus, Analogue Pocket | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/14/kirby-and-the-forgotten-land-pokemon-legends-arceus-analogue-pocket-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/01/13/ed32946f/allthingsnintendo_015.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>After a slow news week to kick off 2022, the world of Nintendo is firing on all cylinders, so this episode of All Things Nintendo is all about catching up on the new looks at Pokémon Legends: Arceus and Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Not only that, but&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>'s Alex Van Aken also came ready to chat about the all-new Analogue Pocket and The Nintendo Tapes, his new collaborative EP of Nintendo remixes (two of which you'll sample during this episode!).</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/itsvanaken" target="_blank">Alex Van Aken (@ItsVanAken)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:34 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:14:02 – Hosting the Game Informer Show<br /> 00:15:52 – The Nintendo Tapes<br /> 00:19:25 – Alex's Culinary Training<br /> 00:23:18 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land Preview<br /> 00:32:31 – Teases of&nbsp;30th Anniversary Activities For Kirby<br /> 00:33:29 – NES Classic Switch Controllers Restock/Price Drop<br /> 00:36:39 – Pokémon Legends: Arceus Preview<br /> 00:47:41 – Pokémon Converse Collaboration<br /> 00:51:50 – Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Free to Play This Week<br /> 00:53:48 – Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection Coming to Switch<br /> 00:56:42 –&nbsp;E3 Going Virtual... Again/Nintendo E3 Memories<br /> 01:03:04 – Analogue Pocket Review<br /> 01:29:52 – Definitive Ranking: Nintendo Handheld Form Factors<br /> 01:36:19 – eShop Gem of the Week: A Short Hike</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 14 Jan 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 116946 Wii U Games That Should Come To Switch In 2022 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2022/01/07/wii-u-games-that-should-come-to-switch-in-2022-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2022/01/06/f9ad7d14/allthingsnintendo_014.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>On this first 2022 episode of All Things Nintendo, we dive into the Wii U wasteland to see what we can possibly still salvage. With 2022 on the horizon, Brian invites former&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>editor and current <a href="https://www.youtube.com/minnmax" target="_blank">MinnMax</a> co-host and GameMill Entertainment marketer Kyle Hilliard on the show to chat about the biggest Wii U games that still haven't made the jump to Switch.&nbsp;</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/KyleMHilliard" target="_blank">Kyle Hilliard (@KyleMHilliard)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:33 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:09:42 – Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity/Shin Megami Tensei V Sales<br /> 00:12:43 – Pokémon Brilliant Diamond &amp; Shining Pearl Mystery Gift Event<br /> 00:13:40 – New Features and Content Coming to Cruis'n Blast?<br /> 00:16:17 – Switch N64 Controller<br /> 00:19:15 – Five Genesis Games Added to Switch Online Catalog<br /> 00:22:54 – Sonic Frontiers Original Release Plans<br /> 00:29:55 – When Will the First 2022 Nintendo Direct Be?<br /> 00:33:05 – The End of The Nintendo Minute<br /> 00:35:36 – Wii U Games That Wouldn't&nbsp;Make Sense on Switch<br /> 00:46:04 – Wii U Games We Want on Switch in 2022<br /> 01:04:55 – Definitive Ranking: Old Nintendo Games We Want on Switch<br /> 01:13:13 – eShop Gem of the Week: Iconoclasts<br /> 01:14:44 – Replies: Game History, Persona, and Mario Kart: Double Dash</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 07 Jan 2022 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 116876 Looking Ahead To 2022 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2021/12/31/looking-ahead-to-2022-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2021/12/15/28ba27ad/allthingsnintendo_013.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>With 2021 officially in the rear-view mirror, this week's episode of All Things Nintendo is all about looking ahead to 2022. With the upcoming year looking extremely stacked, Brian invites&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>creative director Jeff Akervik to talk about the biggest games scheduled to arrive on Switch in 2022.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/jeffakervik" target="_blank">Jeff Akervik (@JeffAkervik)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p><em>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:02:01 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:23:47&nbsp;– Working in&nbsp;Game Informer's Creative and Design Department<br /> 00:36:35 – The Most Anticipated Games of 2022<br /> 00:37:16 – Pokémon Legends: Arceus<br /> 00:43:38 – Dying Light 2: Stay Human<br /> 00:46:32 – OlliOlli World<br /> 00:48:05 – Triangle Strategy<br /> 00:50:02 – Chocobo GP<br /> 00:51:31 – Persona 4 Arena Ultimax<br /> 00:52:10 – Advance Wars 1+2: ReBoot Camp<br /> 00:55:13 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land<br /> 00:58:41 – Bayonetta 3<br /> 01:00:33 – Splatoon 3<br /> 01:04:02 – Card Shark<br /> 01:04:30 – Marvel's Midnight Suns<br /> 01:06:04 – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sequel<br /> 01:12:38 – Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga<br /> 01:13:44 – TemTem<br /> 01:13:57 – Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout<br /> 01:14:33 – Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope<br /> 01:17:20 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge<br /> 01:19:27 – Two Point Campus<br /> 01:19:59 – Blossom Tales 2: The Minotaur Prince<br /> 01:20:30 – Metal Slug Tactics<br /> 01:20:52 – What About&nbsp;Metroid Prime 4 and Overwatch 2?<br /> 01:24:18 – What About Mario?<br /> 01:26:43 – Definitive Ranking: Switch Games of&nbsp;2021<br /> 01:39:22 – eShop Gem of the Week: Gris</em></p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 31 Dec 2021 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 116707 The Best Of 2021 | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2021/12/24/the-best-of-2021-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2021/12/15/d4e400f4/allthingsnintendo_012.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This episode of All Things Nintendo is devoted to looking back at the best that 2021 had to offer in the world of Nintendo. Join Brian as he runs down the categories, nominees, and winners of the podcast's inaugural awards. Following the announcement of each award winner, Brian invites a colleague of his to chat about why that game deserved to win the award that it did.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow Brian on Twitter, you can do so at <a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>.</p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:57 – Best Action Game<br /> 00:05:33 – Best RPG<br /> 00:09:46 – Best Platforming Game<br /> 00:14:26 – Best Sports Game<br /> 00:19:05 – Best Indie Game<br /> 00:23:12 – Best Multiplayer Game<br /> 00:27:41 – Best Remake or Remaster<br /> 00:31:44 – Best Content Updates<br /> 00:37:58 – Most Wanted Game for Switch<br /> 00:42:28 – Best Third-Party Game<br /> 00:48:56 – Best Nintendo Game<br /> 00:53:49 – Definitive Ranking<br /> 01:00:03 – eShop Gem of the Week: BoxBoy! + BoxGirl!</p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 24 Dec 2021 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 116704 The Evolution And Future Of Mario Games | All Things Nintendo https://www.gameinformer.com/2021/12/17/the-evolution-and-future-of-mario-games-all-things-nintendo <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2021/12/15/a5ccaf35/allthingsnintendo_011.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by&nbsp;<em>Game Informer&nbsp;</em>community member Nolan Filter to talk about the Mario series' evolution. After discussing the new Christmas movie,&nbsp;<em>8-Bit Christmas&nbsp;</em>on HBO Max, and running down all the latest Nintendo-related news, Brian chats with Nolan about his grad-school research paper on the evolution of Mario's gameplay mechanics and&nbsp;about&nbsp;what they would like to see from Nintendo's flagship franchise in the future.</p> <p>If you'd like to follow the people from this episode on Twitter, hit the following links:&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianPShea">Brian Shea (@brianpshea)</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/NolanFilter" target="_blank">Nolan Filter (@NolanFilter)</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/SillySeance" target="_blank">Nolan's upcoming game, Silly Seance (@SillySeance)</a></p> <p>The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we can celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!</p> <p>Be sure to subscribe to All Things Nintendo on your favorite podcast platform. The show is available on&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-all-things-nintendo-podcast/id1589146741" target="_blank">Apple Podcasts</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/7AnXlR0YN006nMbuTN0m6R?si=oWgwTAPtSqmWO3dTNxCY2g&amp;dl_branch=1&amp;nd=1" target="_blank">Spotify</a>, and&nbsp;<a href="https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcHJlc3MubWUvYWxsdGhpbmdzbmludGVuZG8" target="_blank">Google Podcasts</a>.</p> <hr /> <p>00:00:00 – Introduction<br /> 00:01:38 – First Nintendo Game/Favorite Nintendo Game<br /> 00:12:20 – Airing of Grievance/Pro Travel Tip for Switch<br /> 00:16:00 –&nbsp;<em>8-Bit Christmas&nbsp;</em>Spoiler-Free Review<br /> 00:25:23 – Switch and Shin Megami Tensei V Sales Numbers<br /> 00:26:47 – New Pokémon Legends: Arceus Trailer and Info<br /> 00:32:18 – Nintendo Indie World Presentation<br /> 00:38:09 – Switch End-of-Year Player Stats<br /> 00:40:27 – The Evolution of Mario's Mechanics<br /> 01:00:33&nbsp;– What Could Be Next for Mario?<br /> 01:13:58 – Super Mario Run's 5th Anniversary<br /> 01:17:15 – Definitive Ranking: Mario Bosses<br /> 01:28:00 – eShop Gem of the Week: Sumer</p> <hr /> <p>If you'd like to get in touch with the All Things Nintendo podcast, you can do so by emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:allthingsnintendo@gameinformer.com">AllThingsNintendo@GameInformer.com</a>, tweeting to Brian (<a href="http://www.twitter.com/brianpshea" target="_blank">@BrianPShea</a>), or by joining the official&nbsp;<em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Discord server. You can do that by linking your Discord account to your Twitch account and subscribing to the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.twitch.tv/gameinformer" target="_blank"><em>Game Informer</em>&nbsp;Twitch channel</a>. From there, find the All Things Nintendo channel under "Community Spaces."</p> <hr /> <p><em>For more Game Informer podcasts, be sure to check out&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow" target="_blank">The Game Informer Show</a>, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry, and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/podcast/2021/10/12/introducing-video-gameography-a-new-podcast-from-game-informer" target="_blank">Video Gameography</a>&nbsp;with host Ben Reeves, which explores the history of video games – one series at a time!</em></p> Fri, 17 Dec 2021 15:00:00 CST Brian Shea 116708