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Nintendo Power Podcast is the official podcast of Nintendo of America, with discussions and commentary from Nintendo staff and special guests.

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Nintendo Power Podcast is the official podcast of Nintendo of America, with discussions and commentary from Nintendo staff and special guests.

    We explore Xenoblade Chronicles 3, the next epic adventure for Nintendo Switch!

    We explore Xenoblade Chronicles 3, the next epic adventure for Nintendo Switch!

    This episode, Ethan from Nintendo Treehouse and Matt from the Communications team at Nintendo of America join Chris’s party to set out on the next epic Nintendo Switch™ adventure with the Xenoblade Chronicles™ 3 game! From new battle system enhancements to starting story and character details, the trio explore the game’s many features and discuss why Xenoblade Chronicles 3 not only has a lot to offer series fans, but why it’s also a great place to start for series newcomers. The team also talks about other recent and upcoming Nintendo Switch games, recommends some of their favorites, challenges the Warp Zone quiz and more!



    00:45 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3

    35:52 – Player’s Pulse Polls

    43:13 – Game Club: Hades

    45:51 – Game Club: Graveyard Keeper

    48:40 – Game Club: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge

    54:40 – Warp Zone Quiz

    01:00:23 – Game Forecast



    Ending music is from Xenoblade Chronicles 3.



    Games discussed have been rated EVERYONE to MATURE by the ESRB.



    If you would like to share any feedback or ideas for the podcast or submit a question to possibly be answered in a future episode, please email us at NintendoPowerPodcast@noa.nintendo.com.



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    • 2 hr 6 min
    We Play Mario Strikers: Battle League and Trade Tips!

    We Play Mario Strikers: Battle League and Trade Tips!

    After an excruciatingly long off season, Strike players are finally about to return to the pitch with the release of the Mario Strikers™: Battle League game! Chris got in a few games with Ruth from Nintendo Treehouse and Jayson from the Communications team at Nintendo of America, and in this episode, the three of them talk about their time with the title and even trade a few tips. The group also gabs about other recent and upcoming Nintendo Switch™ games, recommends some of their favorites and takes a special version of the Warp Zone quiz in honor of the show’s 50th episode!



    0:42 – Mario Strikers: Battle League

    36:26 – Player’s Pulse Polls

    36:54 – Game Club: The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe

    40:08 – Game Club: Mario Party Superstars

    42:13 – Game Club: TowerFall

    46:29 – Warp Zone Quiz

    50:47 – Game Forecast



    Ending music is from Mario Strikers: Battle League.



    Games discussed have been rated EVERYONE to MATURE 17+ by the ESRB.



    If you would like to share any feedback or ideas for the podcast or submit a question to possibly be answered in a future episode, please email us at NintendoPowerPodcast@noa.nintendo.com.



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    • 55 min
    We take the field with Nintendo Switch Sports!

    We take the field with Nintendo Switch Sports!

    With fond Wii Sports™ memories in mind, the Nintendo Power Podcast team challenged each other to a full set of Nintendo Switch™ Sports events and had a blast! Now, Chris is joined by Damiano from Nintendo Treehouse and Anthony from the social media team at Nintendo of America to talk about their glorious victories and crushing defeats, and to share insights and tips with new Nintendo Switch Sports players. The trio also talk about other recent and upcoming Nintendo Switch™ games, recommend some of their favorites and take the Warp Zone quiz!



    00:45 – Nintendo Switch Sports

    35:03 – Player’s Pulse Polls

    41:02 – Game Club: Don’t Starve Together

    44:05 – Game Club: Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics

    48:52 – Game Club: Dr. Mario

    51:09 – Warp Zone Quiz

    55:21 – Game Forecast



    Ending music is from Nintendo Switch Sports.



    Games discussed have been rated EVERYONE to MATURE 17+ by the ESRB.



    If you would like to share any feedback or ideas for the podcast, or submit a question to possibly be answered in a future episode, please email us at NintendoPowerPodcast@noa.nintendo.com.



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    • 59 min
    Kirby and the Forgotten Land: We Play Kirby’s First 3D Adventure!

    Kirby and the Forgotten Land: We Play Kirby’s First 3D Adventure!

    We’re just days away from the release of Kirby’s first 3D adventure with the Kirby™ and the Forgotten Land game, and all Chris can talk about are new Copy Abilities, Beast Pack bosses and hunting for hidden Waddle Dees! Luckily, he’s found two guests who are just as excited to share their experiences playing the full game: Theresa from Nintendo Treehouse and Camille from the Communications team at Nintendo of America. The trio also talk about upcoming Nintendo Switch™ games, recommend some of their favorites and take the Warp Zone quiz!



    00:46 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land

    33:15 – Game Club: Pokémon Legends: Arceus

    39:02 – Game Club: Spiritfarer

    44:51 – Game Club: Infernax

    49:01 – Warp Zone Quiz

    56:20 – Game Forecast



    Ending music is from Kirby and the Forgotten Land.



    Games discussed have been rated EVERYONE to MATURE 17+ by the ESRB.



    If you would like to share any feedback or ideas for the podcast, or submit a question to possibly be answered in a future episode, please email us at NintendoPowerPodcast@noa.nintendo.com.



    Follow Nintendo on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Nintendo/



    Follow Nintendo on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NintendoAmerica



    Subscribe to Nintendo on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/nintendo

    • 2 hr 3 min
    Nintendo Switch 2022 Preview Special!

    Nintendo Switch 2022 Preview Special!

    Nintendo Power Podcast returns for its first episode of 2022, and it’s a doozey! Following the big announcements from the February Nintendo Direct, Chris and guests Anthony and Jayson from the Communications team at Nintendo of America discuss many of the big, new games coming to Nintendo Switch™ this year! The gang gabs about Xenoblade Chronicles™ 3, Nintendo Switch Sports, Kirby™ and the Forgotten Land, Advance Wars™ 1+2: Re-Boot Camp, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, Splatoon™ 3, Mario Strikers™: Battle League, the Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass* and much more!



    01:29 – EarthBound / EarthBound Beginnings

    02:13 – TRIANGLE STRATEGY

    04:50 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass

    08:38 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land

    14:09 – CHRONO CROSS: THE RADICAL DREAMERS EDITION

    17:38 – Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp

    20:23 – Nintendo Switch Sports

    25:51 – Metroid Dread Updates

    28:57 – Mario Strikers: Battle League

    32:13 – Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes

    35:43 – Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course

    39:37 – KLONOA Phantasy Reverie Series

    42:19 – Live A Live

    46:43 – Splatoon 3

    48:14 – No Man’s Sky

    52:34 – Disney Speedstorm

    53:38 – Front Mission 1st: Remake

    54:39 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3



    Ending music is from Kirby and the Forgotten Land.



    Games discussed have been rated RATING PENDING to TEEN by the ESRB.



    If you would like to share any feedback or ideas for the podcast, or submit a question to possibly be answered in a future episode, please email us at NintendoPowerPodcast@noa.nintendo.com.



    Follow Nintendo on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Nintendo/



    Follow Nintendo on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NintendoAmerica



    Subscribe to Nintendo on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/nintendo



    *Full version of game required to use DLC. Sold separately.



    Additional games, systems and/or accessories may be required for multiplayer play. Games, systems and some accessories sold separately.



    Any Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online features. Paid Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership required to free access Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - Booster Course Pack. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. nintendo.com/switch-online

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Nintendo Switch Fan-Favorite Games of 2021 Revealed!

    Nintendo Switch Fan-Favorite Games of 2021 Revealed!

    Whether you’re searching for games to get or gift this holiday season, look no further than our Nintendo Switch™ Fan-Favorite Games of 2021! From intense action to relaxing recreation, from solo story-driven adventures to frantic multiplayer fun, there’s something for everyone here among the year’s best, chosen by fans. Join Chris and guests Kit and Krysta from Nintendo Minute as they reveal the top vote-getters in this special year-end episode of Nintendo Power Podcast.



    02:00 – Merry Multiplayer

    04:56 – Intense Action

    07:29 – Spiffy Indie

    11:24 – Great Graphics

    14:34 – Super Soundtrack

    18:16 – Sooo Relaxing

    23:09 – What a Story!

    27:38 – Tough Challenge

    33:33 – Rad Revival

    37:24 – Players’ Game of the Year



    Games discussed have been rated EVERYONE to MATURE by the ESRB.



    If you would like to share any feedback or ideas for the podcast, or submit a question to possibly be answered in a future episode, please email us at NintendoPowerPodcast@noa.nintendo.com.



    Follow Nintendo on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Nintendo/



    Follow Nintendo on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NintendoAmerica



    Subscribe to Nintendo on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/nintendo

    • 47 min

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