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

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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English


Episodes

Super Mario Movie Direct: It Looks Great! - NVC 639

12/1/2022
Nintendo surprised us with a new look at the Super Mario Movie this week, and it actually got us all more excited than the previous reveal. That's just good marketing, friends. We also talk about the glaring performance problems with Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, and how some of our favorite games haven't always had the best, or even good, performance. On top of that Seth makes a compelling case for Sonic Frontiers as Game of the Year. 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:30 - Super Mario Movie Direct...

Duration:01:14:44

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Review Roundtable: How Does It Compare to Pokemon Legends Arceus? - NVC 638

11/17/2022
Pokemon Scarlet and Violet reviews are here, and we’re joined by Polygon’s Nicole Carpenter and returning trainers Reb Valentine and Casey Defreitas to dive into all of the details about the latest generation! Here’s what we think of its tech issues, its latest gimmicks, and whether it stands out from other generations. Plus, Harvestella, the new Fire Emblem Engage trailer, Xenoblade Chronicles 3’s Game of the Year chances, and more! 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:24 - Pokemon Scarlet and Violet...

Duration:01:18:25

Sonic Frontiers Review Discussion - NVC 637

11/10/2022
Sonic Frontiers is a good 3D sonic game, and we have the review and the reviewer to prove it. We're also going to dive into everyone's favorite subject: Nintendo financial numbers! Specifically, how many Nintendo Switch consoles have been sold? It's a lot. We also take your questions and just have a nice time, but first… gonna check in with the panel and see what's new. 00:00:00 - Intro & Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase 00:09:15 - Marvel Snap Rules! 00:13:32 - Sega Genesis Mini 2...

Duration:01:18:52

Does Nintendo Need Achievements? - NVC 636

11/3/2022
This week we're wondering about a few things. Like, does Nintendo need an achievement system? How about Nintendo VR? We also premiere a new segment called RAPID RANK, answer your questions in Question Block, but most of all, have fun. 00:00:00 - Intro & What We’ve Been Playing 00:31:06 - Nintendo VR When? 00:48:28 - Wiibate: Does Nintendo Need Achievements? 01:04:38 - Rapid Rank: Top 5 Sonic Friends Who Are Not Tails or Knuckles 01:14:18 - Question Block & Outro

Duration:01:18:00

Bayonetta 3 Reviews Are Great - NVC 635

10/27/2022
This week, Kat and Seth are joined by Mitchell Saltzman and Logan Plant to talk about Bayonetta 3 and Mitchell's shining review, where it shines and were it comes off a little dull. We also play everyone's favorite NVC game, "Wii Game or Something I Just Made Up?" plus we talk Sonic Frontiers and take your questions in Question Block. It's a real good time, is what I'm saying. 00:00:00 - Intro 00:07:54 - Persona 5 Royal is here! 00:20:00 - Bayonetta 3 Review Deep Dive 00:38:27 - Sonic...

Duration:01:18:00

We Played Pokemon Scarlet and Here Are Our Thoughts - NVC 634

10/21/2022
Hey Super Ninfriendos! This week on Nintendo Voice Chat, Casey DeFreitas shares her hands-on impressions of Pokemon Scarlet! Dan Stapleton also joins the crew to talk about his review of Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope. We’re getting tons of new ports including Nier: Automata, No Man’s Sky, and Persona 5 Royal finally coming to the Nintendo Switch and we’re excited for them all! Don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten about Bayonetta 3. 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:06 - Bayonetta Voice Actress Wants...

Duration:01:18:33

The Super Mario Movie Trailer: One Week Later - NVC 633

10/13/2022
It's been a week since the Mario Movie trailer was released, and we finally have answers to the question "What if Mario from the hit video games sounded like Chris Pratt from the hit dinosaur movies?" We reflect on this watershed moment in voice casting, as well as discuss what games caught our attention this week and answer your question block questions. 00:00:00 - Intro & What We’re Playing 00:24:56 - Super Mario Movie Trailer Impressions 00:47:50 - Bayonetta 3 is Almost...

Duration:01:19:37

NVC Special: Our Live Reactions to the Mario Movie Trailer! - NVC 632

10/6/2022
Join IGN live as Nintendo reveals the first trailer for the upcoming Super Mario Movie, starring Chris Pratt and Anya Taylor-Joy. Ahead of the reveal, we’ll be discussing our hopes and dreams from the movie as well as breaking down the previously announced cast. Stick around after the trailer reveal for live reactions from us and you, the viewer.

October 2022 Is An Exciting Month for Switch Owners - NVC 631

9/29/2022
October is more than just the spookiest month: it's chock-full of games for Nintendo Switch owners, too. Reb Valentine, Kat Bailey, Peer Schneider and Seth Macy talk upcoming games, Kat's trip to Japan, a giant TV that appeared in Seth's basement, and an exciting new announcement from Reb about LIFE?!? Great show this week, you're going to like it. 00:00:00 - Intro & Kat’s TGS Impressions 00:10:10 - Reb’s Life Updates & What We’re Playing 00:31:59 - Mario & Rabbids: Sparks of Hope...

Duration:01:17:59

The Wii Is Retro Now - NVC 630

9/23/2022
Is the Wii a vintage console? As much as the olds don't want to admit it, it certainly seems that way. We take a trip down memor-Wii lane to talk about Nintendo's interesting experiment that took the video game world by storm and went so far as to push Microsoft and Sony to come up with their own, much worse, motion-control systems. 00:00:00 - Intro & What We’re Playing 00:21:21 - Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope 00:25:37 - The Wii is Now a Retro Console 00:40:07 - The Nintendo Wii...

Duration:01:17:59

We React to the Nintendo Direct Our Bodies Have Been Craving - NVC 629

9/13/2022
We got the thing, the "thing" in this case being a fall Nintendo Direct, and what a roughly 40 minutes that was, am I right? The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is a real game YOU can play this May. Join Brian Altano, Brendan Graeber, Rebekah Valentine and Seth Macy as we talk Nintendo Direct, Splatoon 3, and just a whole lot of Nintendo chatter for you to enjoy. 00:00:00 - Outtakes, Intro & News! 00:02:30 - New Everything from the Nintendo Direct! 00:20:59 - Pikmin 4 is Finally...

Duration:00:51:57

The Biggest Nintendo Switch Games Holiday 2022: Pokemon, Mario + Rabbids, Splatoon 3 and More - NVC 628

9/8/2022
It's almost The Holiday Season, whether you want to admit it or not. Can you smell that? In the air? It's pumpkin spice mixed with Nintendo Switch's holiday line-up, which we discuss. Join Kat Bailey, Peer Schneider, Seth Macy and guest Tom Marks as we talk Pokemon, Splatoon 3, Bayonetta 3, and more, as well as answer YOUR questions in an extended Question Block. 00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:12:12 - Nintendo Switch Fall and Winter 2022 Games 00:52:22 - Question Block! 01:14:00 - Play...

Duration:01:17:58

Ranking the Most Important Nintendo Franchises in 2022: The Conclusion - NVC 627

9/1/2022
We did it! We officially unofficially ranked every major, and even minor, Nintendo franchise into one neat and tidy tier list that is legally binding. Imran Khan joins us again, as well as Jon Cartright, to get down to business. And we also talk about TMNT: The Cowabunga Collection, answer your questions on question block, and have an all-around nice time. 00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:06:14 - TMNT: The Cowabunga Collection is here! 00:30:22 - Question Block! 00:51:06 - NVC Tiermaker for...

Duration:01:17:51

Ranking the Most Important Nintendo Franchises in 2022: The Conclusion - NVC 627

9/1/2022
We did it! We officially unofficially ranked every major, and even minor, Nintendo franchise into one neat and tidy tier list that is legally binding. Imran Khan joins us again, as well as Jon Cartright, to get down to business. And we also talk about TMNT: The Cowabunga Collection, answer your questions on question block, and have an all-around nice time.

Duration:01:16:13

NVC 626 - Ranking the Most Important Nintendo Franchises in 2022

8/25/2022
With Splatoon 3 almost here, it’s time to take stock of the biggest Nintendo franchises. We use Tiermaker to build a ranking of Zelda, Mario, Fire Emblem, and more. Where do they stand? Find out! Plus, Gamescom headlines, Question Block, and more. 00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:01:10 - Here are the Nintendo Headlines 00:09:30 - Gamescom Announcements 00:21:17 - Splatoon 3 and Harvestella footage 00:42:32- NVC Tiermaker for Nintendo Franchises 01:05:49 - Outro

Duration:01:07:18

NVC 626 - Ranking the Most Important Nintendo Franchises in 2022

8/25/2022
With Splatoon 3 almost here, it’s time to take stock of the biggest Nintendo franchises. We use Tiermaker to build a ranking of Zelda, Mario, Fire Emblem, and more. Where do they stand? Find out! Plus, Gamescom headlines, Question Block, and more. 00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:01:10 - Here are the Nintendo Headlines 00:09:30 - Gamescom Announcements 00:21:17 - Splatoon 3 and Harvestella footage 00:42:32- NVC Tiermaker for Nintendo Franchises 01:05:49 - Outro

Duration:01:07:24

NVC 625 - Should Nintendo Hold Its Biggest Games for the Switch's Successor?

8/18/2022
00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:01:48 - More Serious Kotaku Report About Sexual Harrassment 00:12:07 - Wave Race 64 00:20:14 - Should Nintendo _____? 00:46:40 - The Time Zach Heard About the Time Miyamoto Met Kayne 00:55:44 - What We’re Playing & Outro

Duration:01:17:56

NVC 625 - Should Nintendo Hold Its Biggest Games for the Switch's Successor?

8/18/2022
We posed the question to our community: Nintendo should… what? And after a difficult narrowing down process, we picked some of the best and people have ideas. This week Kat, Seth and Peer are joined by fan-favorite Zach Ryan, so you're not actually listening to an old episode by accident. Completely intentional guest appearance. 00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:01:48 - Serious Kotaku Report About SexualHarassment 00:12:07 - Wave Race 64 00:20:14 - Should Nintendo _____? 00:46:40 - The Time...

Duration:01:16:52

Splatoon 3 Adds 33.3% More Splatfest - NVC 624

8/11/2022
00:00:00 - Intro & News 00:08:10 - Splatoon 3 Direct Reactions! 00:23:21 - Super Punch Out Has a Secret 2P Mode??? 00:34:03 - Question Block 00:59:34 - What We’re Playing & Outro

Duration:01:16:10

NVC 624 - Splatoon 3 Adds 33.3% More Splatfest

8/11/2022
It's another episode of the greatest Nintendo podcast ever, Nintendo Voice Chat! This week Kat and Seth are joined once again by Reb Valentine as well as Steve Bowling making his NVC debut. We had thirty minutes of Splatoon 3 goodness to go over, but that's not all that happened this week in the wonderful world of Nintendo. So ink up, friends, and get ready to splatter.

Duration:01:14:43