This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is back at the office, so as promised, he spends most of the episode catching up on the biggest news in the world of Nintendo. After that, he and Wesley LeBlanc share E3 memories, recap Brian’s recent interview with Eiji Aonuma and Hidemaro Fujibayashi, and chat about Brian’s recent trips to The Game Awards and Tokyo.
The All Things Nintendo Podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss and break down all the latest games, news and announcements from the industry’s most recognizable names. Each week, Brian is joined by a variety of guests to talk about what’s happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and look back at the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!
00:00:00 – Introduction
00:01:26 – Nintendo year-in-review stats
00:06:31 – Epic Talks trying to get Nintendo on Fortnite
00:10:36 – Fortnite adds three new modes
00:16:13 – Disney Illusion Island Free DLC
00:18:21 – The Pokemon Company has announced a theme park
00:20:43 – Super Nintendo World Donkey Kong Country expansion
00:25:31 – Added three N64 games to replace the online expansion pack
00:30:27 – Sega has announced a slate of new games
00:32:22 – Dave the Diver and Dredge crossover
00:34:51 – Phil Spencer says Game Pass is not coming to Nintendo
00:39:49 – Atari is getting 50 free content updates
00:43:08 – Nintendo’s Golden Globes nominations
00:46:13 – E3 is canceled forever
01:01:28 – Tears of the Kingdom interview recap
01:23:26 – Game Awards 2023 recap
01:44:54 – Nintendo-related stuff in Tokyo
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