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IGN editors discuss all things Nintendo. Now you're playing with power!

    Skyward Sword: Dead End or a Stepping Stone? - NVC 570

    Skyward Sword: Dead End or a Stepping Stone? - NVC 570

    YouTuber OJ - Player Essence joins our weekly Nintendo podcast, NVC, for a discussion of how our experiences playing Skyward Sword on Switch now differ from how we experienced it on Wii in 2011. What's changed? What hasn't? Plus, did Skyward Sword have a lasting impact on the Zelda series? How's Switch selling? What was up with Nintendo's recent rumor debunking comment? Plus, impressions of Cotton Reboot, Pokemon Unite, Boomerang X, and more.

    • 56 min
    What Does the Steam Deck Mean for Nintendo? - NVC 569

    What Does the Steam Deck Mean for Nintendo? - NVC 569

    Welcome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week Casey DeFreitas is joined by Brian Altano, Tom Marks, and Mitchell Saltzman to talk about Valve's new handheld gaming system, the Steam Deck, and how it compares to the Nintendo Switch. And, Tom got to go hands-on with the new Nintendo Switch OLED model, and he shares his thoughts on the new and improved screen. Plus, Skyward Sword HD launches this week, and the panel talks about impressions of Nintendo's latest HD remaster.

    • 51 min
    The Curious Case of the Switch OLED - NVC 568

    The Curious Case of the Switch OLED - NVC 568

    Welcoooome to Nintendo Voice Chat: OLED Edition! Nintendo has finally unveiled the next member of the Nintendo Switch Family, featuring a larger, OLED screen and a redesigned dock. But, it's missing the highly-rumored 4K support that some fans were hoping for. So, what do we think? This week on NVC, join Casey DeFreitas, Peer Schneider, Seth Macy, and special guest Jools Watsham as they break down their thoughts on Nintendo's newest console. Plus, hear about our Monster Hunter Stories 2 review, some special amiibo news, and Pictooi, Jools' new game!
    Timecodes:
    00:00:00 Welcome! Let's talk Switch OLED 00:37:35 Monster Hunter Stories 2 discussion 00:53:07 Monster Hunter amiibo Sweepstakes 00:55:47 Talking Pictooi with Jools!

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Do Any Switch Games Have a Chance at GOTY This Year? - NVC 567

    Do Any Switch Games Have a Chance at GOTY This Year? - NVC 567

    Welcooome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week, Casey DeFreitas is joined by Peer Schneider, Seth Macy, and Tom Marks to look back on the best Switch releases throughout the first half of 2021. They also look ahead to the most highly anticipated games still to come this year! Plus, hear discussions about Star Fox 64's anniversary, Kazuya in Smash, and a whole lot more.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Mario Golf Super Rush and Doki Doki Literature Club Come to Switch - NVC 566

    Mario Golf Super Rush and Doki Doki Literature Club Come to Switch - NVC 566

    Welcoooome to Nintendo Voice Chat! This week, Zach Ryan takes a final spin in the hosting chair. He's joined by Miranda Sanchez and Simon Cardy to talk about IGN's review of Mario Golf Super Rush. Plus, this week, the NVC panel is joined by Dan Salvato, creator of Doki Doki Literature Club, to talk about the visual novel's release on Nintendo Switch. And, final thoughts on the E3 Nintendo Direct, a quick celebration of the N64's 25th anniversary, and a whole lot more.
    We love you, Zach! You'll be missed!

    • 1 hr
    Our Nintendo E3 Post Show and Talking Zelda with Nintendo Treehouse

    Our Nintendo E3 Post Show and Talking Zelda with Nintendo Treehouse

    Welcoooome to a special E3 edition of Nintendo Voice Chat! First, it's our live post-show reactions to the E3 2021 Nintendo Direct, including the new Breath of the Wild 2 trailer, Metroid Dread, and more! Then, stick around for our interview with Nintendo's Bill Trinen & Nate Bihldorff about time travel in Zelda and where Samus goes from here.

    • 42 min

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Matt came back

I’m so happy to see Matt Casamassina came back for an episode. I’ve been listening since day one and very glad to hear his opinion. With games like Giant dancing plushies it good to see him post apple. Thanks Super Ninfendos!

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Good content but fix the audio!

For a podcast about gaming and technology within the brand of a huge video game company the audio is terrible. Strange noises, choppy quality, just not up to par for a modern podcast. Please buy good mics and improve your setup!

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