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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.

    Fan-Favorite Games of 2019 Winners Revealed!

    Fan-Favorite Games of 2019 Winners Revealed!

    The poll has closed, and the votes have been counted – all that’s left to do is announce YOUR fan-favorite games of 2019! From franchise favorites like the Luigi’s Mansion™ 3 and Fire Emblem™: Three Houses games to indie sensations like Cuphead and Untitled Goose Game, many of the year’s most memorable games are among the nominees. Join host Chris Slate and guests Kit Ellis and Krysta Yang from Nintendo Minute as they announce the winners and share their own picks in this special year-end episode.

    01:46 – Coolest Co-op

    06:22 – Most Vicious Versus

    10:55 – Brightest Bright Idea

    13:55 – Most Unexpected

    18:02 – Favorite Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass Character

    20:57 – Toughest Challenge

    23:55 – Most Glorious Graphics

    26:35 – Sweetest Soundtrack

    29:07 – Most Sensational Story

    32:39 – Indie Excellence

    35:04 – Biggest Brain-Bender

    40:01 – Platforming Perfection

    42:51 – Most Epic RPG

    45:56 – 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.

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    • 56 min
    Talkin’ Terry Bogard in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate!

    Talkin’ Terry Bogard in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate!

    Terry is not only the newest fighter to join the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fighters Pass*, but in some ways, he’s one of the most unique. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate insider Demetrius Boggs from Nintendo Treehouse joins host Chris Slate and Anthony Foster from Nintendo of America to talk all things Terry, trade beginner tips, and even dive into the character’s possible tournament potential. The panel also gives their final post-playthrough impressions of the Luigi’s Mansion™ 3 game, recommends games they’ve been enjoying, takes the Warp Zone Quiz and more!

    00:46 – Terry Talk

    17:28 – Pro’s Picks

    28:36 – Player’s Pulse

    36:25 – Warp Zone Quiz

    38:49 – Game Forecast

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

    • 43 min
    Fall Game Frenzy: Luigi’s Mansion 3 and more!

    Fall Game Frenzy: Luigi’s Mansion 3 and more!

    Fall is filled with exciting new games for Nintendo Switch™ fans, and on the latest episode of Nintendo Power Podcast, host Chris Slate and Katie Casper from Nintendo of America dig into some of the biggest ones. From Luigi’s Mansion™ 3 to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Complete Edition and more, there’s something here for every kind of player. The panel also recommends games they’ve been enjoying, takes the Warp Zone Quiz and more!

    01:05 – Pro’s Picks

    12:35 – Player’s Pulse

    22:25 – Warp Zone Quiz

    25:16 – Game Forecast

    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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    • 29 min
    Fire Emblem: Three Houses In-Depth Discussion

    Fire Emblem: Three Houses In-Depth Discussion

    If you’re like us, you never get tired of talking about Fire Emblem™: Three Houses. The game has so much to do and discover! Host Chris Slate is just starting his adventure, but superfans Krysta Yang from Nintendo Minute and Joe Bustos from the Nintendo social team are here to put him on the right path. The team trades tips and talks about their favorite characters and storylines, all without dropping any major spoilers. The group also shares game recommendations, talks about upcoming new titles, takes the Warp Zone Quiz and more!

    00:51 – Fire Emblem: Three Houses

    34:54 – Player’s Pulse

    38:57 – Pro’s Picks

    47:55 – Warp Zone Quiz

    50:36 – Game Forecast

    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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    • 57 min
    Game Boy 30th Anniversary – Our Favorite Games!

    Game Boy 30th Anniversary – Our Favorite Games!

    30 years ago, Game Boy launched in North America and ushered in a bold new world of gaming on the go. To celebrate the big anniversary, host Chris Slate is joined by Dan Owsen from Nintendo Treehouse and Jeremy Parish, Senior Creative Director at Greenlit Content, to pick their all-time favorite Game Boy games. Enjoy a nostalgia-fueled trip back in time as the panel remembers the hits and hidden gems that changed gaming forever. The group also shares game recommendations, talks about upcoming new games, takes the Warp Zone Quiz and more!

    00:44 – Our Favorite Game Boy Games

    37:10 – Player’s Pulse

    43:30 – Pro’s Picks

    48:43 – Warp Zone Quiz

    52:41 – Game Forecast

    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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    • 56 min
    Super Mario Maker 2: Tips from Nintendo Treehouse!

    Super Mario Maker 2: Tips from Nintendo Treehouse!

    Super Mario Maker 2 is finally here, and host Chris Slate now exists only to slide down slopes, stack Meowsers and decorate death traps with Semisolid Platforms. Oh, and to make podcasts, especially when the guests are Eric Smith and Morgan Ritchie from Nintendo Treehouse, who created courses for the Super Mario Maker 2 Invitational 2019! The trio trade tips and leave audio evidence that, for nearly an hour at least, they took a break from building. They also share game recommendations, talk about titles hitting in July, take the Warp Zone Quiz and more!

    00:29 – Super Mario Maker 2 Tips

    33:53 – Player’s Pulse

    36:29 – Pro’s Picks

    41:52 – Warp Zone Quiz

    45:09 – Game Forecast

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

    Use these Course IDs to challenge the Super Mario Maker 2 Invitational 2019 courses discussed in this episode:

    Round I: Invitational 2019 - 641-9CJ-J9G
    Round II: Invitational 2019 - 8CJ-376-MXF
    Finals I: Invitational 2019 - 22R-N5T-YCG
    Finals II: Invitational 2019 - 2GW-H75-44G
    Finals III: Invitational 2019 - N1J-HKT-DLF
    Finals IV: Invitational 2019 - DM7-K5X-1MG

    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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    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

theshortstack07 ,

Awesome Official Nintendo Podcast

Anytime I open up my Switch, I always hear about the Nintendo Power Podcast, so I check it out and it’s AMAZING!! It’s the perfect thing to listen to if you’re a gamer like me! So, all I have to say is... Thank you Nintendo, very cool!

CL-Bot ,

Great

Gets all the great news on Nintendo just wish it was more often

Greghkl ,

Can’t do it anymore

Not a fan of the bubbly cutesy dialogue. Game scoop way better

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