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PotsCast is the weekly Nintendo podcast from the LootPots team. We get together to discuss the latest gaming news, rumours and releases.

PotsCast is the weekly Nintendo podcast from the LootPots team. We get together to discuss the latest gaming news, rumours and releases.
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PotsCast is the weekly Nintendo podcast from the LootPots team. We get together to discuss the latest gaming news, rumours and releases.






014: Games! Games! Games! Games!

Between the stack of games releasing this week and Nintendo’s decision to drop some big announcements on twitter, there’s a lot to get through in this episode. Throw in some alternative controllers and a bit of seaman and you’ve got one packed PotsCast. 0:00 - Intro Monster Truck Madness - Windows 95 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monster_Truck_Madness) 2:28 - What We’re Playing Super Smash Bros (https://www.smashbros.com) DYING: Reborn...


013: Chat to the Future

It's a brand new year and a brand new podcast. Well, the podcast is pretty much the same but we're confident Nintendo has lots in store for 2019. So pull up a chair and join us as we ramble our way through rumours, targets, potential announcements, and Pete's new obsession with British chocolate 00:04:03 - What we're playing Road Rash on Game Boy Pocket (https://twitter.com/steve228uk/status/1077160266259935232) 00:35:10 - Witcher 3 Rumours...


012: Switchmas Special 2018

It's Christmas and 2019 is almost upon us! We share our favourite games of 2018, some we wish we'd had time to play and talk about what we're looking forward to in the year ahead. Grab yourself a hot chocolate and a mince pie and join us for the fun… Ho-ho-ho! 00:00:00 - Games of the Year 00:41:25 - Games We Missed 00:50:38 - 2019 Hype 00:54:44 - Listener Mail PotsCast is the weekly Nintendo podcast from the LootPots team. We get together to discuss the latest gaming news, rumours and...


011: So You're Getting a Switch…

Christmas is just around the corner and if Santa is leaving a Switch under your tree this year there are a few things you might want to know! Before that, we talk comic books, try to pronounce Taiko no Tatsujin, and consider if you should wait for refreshed hardware before buying a Nintendo Switch. 00:00 - InkyPen Impressions 16:49 - Celeste Impressions 24:47 - Donut County Impressions 28:39 - Taiko no Tatsujin 33:28 - Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon...


010: Jokers On You

Pete and Pixelpar share some first impressions on Smash Bros. Ultimate, Steve shares his thoughts on Carcassonne and Katamari Damacy Reroll. Then we dive headfirst into an absolutely slam-packed news week complete with announcements like the return of Marvel Ultimate Alliance and Persona 5's Joker coming to Smash. 00:01:21 - Smash Bros. Ultimate Impressions 00:11:20 - Katamari Damacy Reroll Impressions 00:13:54 - Carcassonne Impressions...


009: Metroid Primed?

Rumours of loftwings and assassins fill the air, leaving us to ponder what surprises this year’s Game Awards might have in store for Nintendo fans. Pete finally manages to get his hands on some long awaited reader mail and it's beginning to look a lot like Smashmas. 00:00:48 – What We’re Playing 00:10:29 – Reader Mail 00:33:16 – Skyward Sword Coming to Switch? (https://www.lootpots.com/articles/zelda-skyward-sword-hd-nintendo-switch-tease-aonuma-26112018/) 00:40:06 – Firewatch Coming to...


008: Can You Diglett?

Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and Let’s Go, Pikachu! have been out for a week and we apparently have a lot to say about the games! Pop the kettle on and settle down for an in-depth talk about Let’s Go, the Pokéball Plus and what we’d like to see in Pokémon “2019”. 00:00:00 - Happy Thanksgiving! Binging With Babish - Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5FyKxVJmsdE) 00:03:18 - Pokémon Let's Go Sales Figures Pixelpar's Poll...


007: Let's Go… to the Movies

Like Pokémon? Great, because this week we're not only discussing the upcoming Pokémon Let’s Go games but the Detective Pikachu movie trailer too! You'll have to listen to us discuss the upcoming awards series, video apps, and this month's NES games first though. It's a tough life. 00:00:00 - What We're Playing 00:03:52 - The Game Awards (https://thegameawards.com) 00:06:53 - Red Dead Redemption 2 00:08:04 - New NES Games on Switch...


006: Everyone Is Here

In this special episode of the PotsCast, Pete, Steve and Pixelpar discuss the recent Nintendo Direct that focused on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. New fighters, new amiibo and new modes were revealed and the guys also speculate on which characters may make the cut as DLC. 00:00:28 - Final Fighters Revealed (https://www.lootpots.com/articles/the-final-super-smash-bros-ultimate-fighters-revealed-01112018/) 00:10:04 - Paid DLC is Planned...


005: Super Snapchat Ultimate

This week there's news of a new Pokémon evolution, a potential Atari Flashback Classics release date and the possibility of Dreamcast games on Switch. Then Pete, Steve and Pixelpar dig deep into the supposed Super Smash Bros. Ultimate "leak" and discuss what special edition consoles would convince them to buy a new console. 00:00:00 - What We're Playing Wandersong Review (https://www.lootpots.com/reviews/wandersong-review-nintendo-switch-30102018/) Guacamelee Article...


004: Ocarina of Blank

Pete finally gets around to playing Dragalia Lost and shares some thoughts with Steve and Pixelpar. Then the trio shares their first forays into the world of Nintendo and Steve quizzes Pete and Pixelpar to discover who is the King of the PotsCast. 00:00:00 - Intro 00:00:21 - What We’re Playing 00:20:20 - Out This Week The Room (https://www.lootpots.com/articles/unlock-the-secrets-of-the-room-on-nintendo-switch-07102018/) Dark Souls Remastered...


003: Rupees and Rumours

Pete, Steve and Pixelpar discuss the possibility of a new Switch in 2019 and what they'd like to see from a revised console. There's more D-pad talk, news of a "special" version of The Legend of Zelda and the Undertale game club continues with a spoiler-filled discussion of the game's ending. 00:18 - HORI D-Pad Controller (https://www.lootpots.com/articles/the-hori-d-pad-controller-does-it-hold-up-as-a-joy-con-alternative-08102018/) 06:01 - What we’ve been playing 14:13 - Pokemon Let’s Go!...


002: Creatures, Controllers & Comic Sans

Pete, Steve and Pixelpar contemplate a mysterious a Pokémon trademark, discuss alternative controllers, and talk Tom Nook. The trio then dives deep into a spoiler-filled teardown and discussion about the cult-classic, Undertale. What We’re Playing - 00:00:00 Pokémon Handheld Controls - 00:03:00 IGN Article (https://uk.ign.com/articles/2018/09/27/pokemon-lets-go-works-without-motion-controls-but-theres-a-catch) Pokémon: Let’s Go Road Trip...


001: A Smashing Good Chat!

You’re tuned in to episode #1 of the PotsCast, LootPots.com’s weekly Nintendo podcast. For our maiden voyage Pete, Steve and Pixelpar are discussing their hopes for Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Roster, Nintendo Switch Online, upcoming Nintendo Switch games and Pokémon Go’s brand new Pokémon. What We’re Playing (00:00:18) Nintendo Switch Online Reactions (https://www.lootpots.com/articles/nintendo-switch-online-cloud-saves-can-be-recovered-for-180-days-after-your-subscription-ends-25092018/)...