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

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Episodes

Our Super Mario Maker 2 Hopes and Fears - NVC 456

5/16/2019
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NVC talks Mario Maker 2, Saints Row the 3rd, E3, Detective Pikcahu, and that lovable horseback riding elven boy named Zelda!

Duration:01:00:43

Our Nintendo E3 2019 Predictions - NVC Ep. 456

5/9/2019
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It's nearly time! E3 2019 is right around the corner so we're laying down our biggest predictions. We're also playing TWO games this week, not just one. Wow. What a time to be alive, and a Nintendo fan!

Duration:01:28:03

Zelda VR Almost Made Us Throw Up - NVC 455

5/2/2019
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Nintendo recently released a financial report, and we discuss how it's looking pretty peachy for our favorite gaming company. However, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in Labo VR is, well, not great. We compare our nauseating experience with the new way to play Zelda to Mario Odyssey's somewhat better VR modes. NVC is once again hit with our late news curse, as Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night's release date trailer launched the day after we recorded! However, we spliced in a...

Duration:01:05:11

Mortal Kombat 11 Switch Impressions and Crazy Smash Stages - NVC 454

4/25/2019
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Tom fills in (temporarily) as host this week as we talk about SteamWorld Quest, Mortal Kombat 11 on Switch, and some of the craziest Super Smash Bros. Ultimate custom stages we’ve seen so far! We’ll also be taking look at recent news – with a message from the FUTURE! – talking about some games we’ve been playing recently, and taking YOUR questions during Question Block!

Duration:01:19:53

Smash Update 3.0 and Our Top Switch Games - NVC 453

4/18/2019
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This week we got two fairly substantial updates for both the Nintendo Switch system itself, and for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. We're especially excited for the ability to sort our Switch games (!), and, of course, for the arrival of Persona 5's Joker to Smash! IGN's Top 25 Nintendo Switch Games was updated this week as well, and we discuss how we made our decisions, revealing the games we booted to make room for the games we added. Lastly, we answer a doozy of a Question Block question:...

Duration:01:16:45

Nintendo Labo VR First Impressions and VR Zelda Expectations - NVC 452

4/11/2019
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The NVC crew welcomes Janet Garcia on today's show, and we've all gotten a chance to play in the VR Plaza with the Nintendo Labo: VR Kit. After going hands-on, we discuss if we're excited to play The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Mario Odyssey with the newest cardboard accessory. We also discuss our first impressions of SteamWorld Quest, the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Stage Builder leak, and answer a bunch of questions for Question Block.

Duration:01:14:38

Let's Talk About That Persona 5 "Leak" - NVC Ep. 451

4/4/2019
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Well, looks like a few heavy hitters are listed at Best Buy as forthcoming Nintendo Switch Titles. This week Tom, Brian, and Zach breakdown some of the rumors here, talk about games we played at PAX East, and answer a BUNCH of your questions!

Duration:01:25:16

The Nintendo Switch Pro Needs Donkey Kong Bongo Joy-Con - NVC 450

3/28/2019
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Yes, there's another rumor about new Nintendo Switch models, and we get a little creative with our wish-lists. Expect at least three minutes of us repeating "Donkey Bongos." On this episode of NVC, we also discuss IGN's Yoshi's Crafted World review, the Labo VR trailer, if Final Fantasy VII is worth playing after all of these years, The World Next Door, Dragon Marked for Death, and more.

Duration:01:12:29

SteamWorld Quest Scoops and Nindies Recap - NVC 449

3/21/2019
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On this week's NVC, Brjann Sigurgeirsson of Image & Form, developer of the SteamWorld series, joins us to discuss the upcoming SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech for the Nintendo Switch. Of course, we also spend an ample amount of time weighing in on all the games announced during this week's Nintendo Direct Nindies Showcase, including Cadence of Hyrule and Cuphead, and even reveal our hands-on impressions of Katana ZERO, Creature in the Well, and much, much more.

Duration:01:16:33

Our Favorite Mario Memories - NVC 448

3/14/2019
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Catch up on everything Nintendo! Peer Schneider and Brian Altano were out, so IGN's Casey DeFreitas, Zach Ryan, Tom Marks, and Samuel Claiborn reminisce for Mario Day, give early Yoshi's Crafted World impressions, and more.

Duration:01:18:43

Is Nintendo's 3DS Knocking on Death's Door

3/8/2019
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It's the Switch's 2nd birthday and SO much is on it, but does that signal the death of 3DS? Plus, Nintendo wants people to spend less on their mobile games.

Duration:01:04:04

Dissecting Pokemon Sword and Shield’s Reveal

3/1/2019
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We talk Pokémon day, Reggie, Resident Evil on Switch and much, much more!

Duration:01:03:22

Is Zelda's Changing Art Style Good or Bad For The Series? - NVC 445

2/22/2019
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This week on IGN's Nintendo Show, we discuss the many art styles of Zelda and what that can mean for the Link's Awakening remake, the possibility of Scalebound coming to Switch, and a very special game that Tom is EXCITED ABOUT!

Duration:01:09:29

The Latest Nintendo Direct Made Me Cry

2/15/2019
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On this week's episode, we break down every single detail revealed in the Direct, from the new first party games unveiled (Mario Maker 2! Link's Awakening remake!)

Duration:01:09:14

What's 2019's Switch Mystery Game? - NVC 443

2/8/2019
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This week on the show, we talk about Nintendo's mystery game, when Nintendo will finally count to 9, and the latest breaking news. Apology: for all the stories that broke while we're in here.

Duration:00:56:36

Piranha Plant Arrives with Smash 2.0! Did it Break Your Game? - NVC 442

2/1/2019
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We mourn about the death of the Wii Shop Channel, finally get to chat about the big Metroid Prime 4 news, discuss Wargroove with its reviewer, and of course, take a deep dive into the Smash 2.0 update now that Piranha Plant has joined the battle... and taken a bite out of players' save files.

Duration:01:00:05

We ALMOST Got A Nintendo Direct This Month - NVC Ep 441

1/25/2019
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WWWEEEEEELLLLLCOME! We're back at it again. On this week's episode, Zach Ryan, Peer Schneider, Tom Marks, and Casey DeFreitas are talking about some truly insane Nintendo Switch sales figures. Also, we're highlighting some of the awesome games we've been playing this week. Also, also we're gonna jump in and take a look at all of the games announced, released, or talked about in what we're lovingly calling the "Nintendo In-Direct".

Duration:01:02:43

Would You Pay More For SNES On Switch? - NVC EP 440

1/18/2019
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Weeeeeelcooooome to Nintendo Voice Chat Episode 440! On this week's show, Brian Altano, Peer Schneider, Zachary Ryan, and Max Scoville talk about the potential of Super Nintendo games being added to Nintendo's NES Online app as well as their overall online service charge. Long story short, an alleged data mine on Switch points to the possibilities of SNES games coming to Nintendo's wildly successful console/handheld hybrid.

Duration:01:00:15

Will Nintendo Stop Making Consoles? - NVC Ep 439

1/10/2019
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Today on our show: Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something a little scary -- like the president of Nintendo saying Nintendo may not be a console-driven biz in the future. Also, Dragon’s Dogma is coming to Switch and Mario U is back!

Duration:01:05:25

The Big Nintendo Switch 2019 Preview - NVC Ep 438

1/4/2019
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WWWWEEEEEEELLLLLLCOME! It's 2019, folks. That means a whole new year of brand new games for Nintendo Switch. We're getting back into the swing of things by running down the biggest (and hopefully best) 2019 Switch games and giving them a rating based on our excitement level. What a fun game! This week's cast: Zachary Ryan, Peer Schneider, and Casey DeFreitas.

Duration:01:08:26