Famicom Dojo Video Game Podcast

Famicom Dojo Video Game Podcast

167: Genres That Won't Be Myst

Why do some video game genres endure, when others fizzle out? What happens when one of the genres that dies is one...

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166: More Different With Age

Gone are the days that shipping a game meant it was "done", and the development team would move on to a new project....

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Nerd & Tie Episode 157: The Best of the Secret Podcasts

Originally Broadcast 2020/07/28: Vinnk and Sean lead off this compilation with a visit Vinnk made back to the states...

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165: Nine Generations of Triangles

Another new generation of gaming is nearly upon us, but what value does it bring? What does it mean? And how the...

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164: Video Game Ratings Are Good, Actually

When we last talked about the various video game ratings systems, we concluded that they were useless. Now that...

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163: Death of (Gaming) Retail

We're still stuck at home (well, some of us are), wondering how the closure of non-essential businesses is will...

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Audio Bonus 162: Favorite Quarantine Shows

Vinnks catches up Sean on all the TV shows he's been watching with his kids, plus some shows he's been interested in...

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Nerd & Tie Episode 154: A Coronavirus Conference

Originally Broadcast 2020/04/21: Sean paid a visit to Nerd & Tie with the hosts of (nearly) all the other podcast...

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162: Quarantine Games

Wisconsin has been on lockdown for about five weeks now, with at least five more to go. What do do in the meantime?...

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Audio Bonus 161: Mythic Quest

Mythic Quest is Vinnk's new favorite show (after The Good Place ended), which he was suddenly reminded of when...

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161: Relocalization

Some of the most interesting deviations between US retro games and their Japanese originals are the decisions made...

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160: Switch Pro No Go?

Console life cycles are fairly predicable, especial for Nintendo consoles. Right now we're about halfway through the...

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159: Twenty-ish Years of Sega Dreamcast

Usually console anniversaries are celebrated events, but when the Dreamcast turned 20 years old it seemed like an...

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158: Super NES and Super Famicom Online

Nintendo buried the lede in its latest Nintendo Direct with the announcement of its 16-bit offerings on the...

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157: The First Import Game You Beat

When we asked our Patreon supporters what they wanted us to podcast about, the answer was pretty unilaterally a topic...

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Denshimail 156: Spring Into Action 2019

Sean and Vinnk take to YouTube to chat with viewers and listeners like you about the state of Famicom Dojo, our plans...

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156: My Body Isn't Reggie

Reggie Fils-Aime has retired as President of Nintendo of America, but is leaving someone who is more than capable in...

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153: All the Pokemon I Know in 2018

Sometimes we record a podcast and sort of forget to release it. Even if it's really really good. And then we don't...

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152: Sega Does What Nintendoes Also

Originally Broadcast 2018/05/05: YouTube livestream! Watch the full video in the episode link. Sega announced...

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155: Nintendo PlayStation 2019

Nintendo's hitting 2019 hard and fast, making the case for the Switch as it enters it third year of break-neck...

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