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8-4 Play

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Rank #162 in Video Games category

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Every other week, tune into 8-4 Play for talk about Japan, video games, and Japanese video games, straight from the 8-4 offices in beautiful downtown Tokyo. Featuring the sultry voices of 8-4's own Mark MacDonald, John Ricciardi, Hiroko Minamoto, Justin "JJ" Epperson, Roy Blakely, Sarah Podzorski, and Graeme Howard.

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Every other week, tune into 8-4 Play for talk about Japan, video games, and Japanese video games, straight from the 8-4 offices in beautiful downtown Tokyo. Featuring the sultry voices of 8-4's own Mark MacDonald, John Ricciardi, Hiroko Minamoto, Justin "JJ" Epperson, Roy Blakely, Sarah Podzorski, and Graeme Howard.

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572 Ratings
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Just a good ol time with this current cast

By Mrfluke - Nov 12 2019
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One of my favorite podcasts going, especially with the current cast

Awesome show

By Snouchy - Sep 03 2019
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E3 HYPE TRAAAAAAAIIIIIINNNNNNN!!!

iTunes Ratings

572 Ratings
Average Ratings
497
30
11
15
19

Just a good ol time with this current cast

By Mrfluke - Nov 12 2019
Read more
One of my favorite podcasts going, especially with the current cast

Awesome show

By Snouchy - Sep 03 2019
Read more
E3 HYPE TRAAAAAAAIIIIIINNNNNNN!!!
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8-4 Play

Latest release on Aug 07, 2020

All 267 episodes from oldest to newest

8-4 Play 8/7/2020: LLAMA SAID KNOCK YOU OUT

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This week, maple leaves rain down around us as we meditate on our experiences with Ghosts of Tsushima and the morality of the recent Nintendo leak.

Aug 07 2020

1hr 35mins

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8-4 Play 7/24/2020: THE CAST OF US, TOO

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This week we dive deep on The Last of Us Part 2 in a special spoilercast!

Jul 24 2020

2hr 27mins

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8-4 Play 7/10/2020: ALT.GAMES.JAPAN

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Author, localizer, and (most importantly) long-time friend of the show Matt Alt joins us to discuss his new book, Pure Invention: How Japan's Pop Culture Conquered the World. Plus the usual news and other nonsense you've come to expect from your favorite podcast about Japan, and games, and Japanese games.

Jul 10 2020

2hr 36mins

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8-4 Play 6/26/2020: XANA-DON’T

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This week we touch briefly on The Last of Us--or how it makes us feel things. Dark things. Then it's business as usual with talk of the latest Pokémon news, the joy of mining, and of course Strong Zero.

Jun 26 2020

1hr 21mins

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8-4 Play 6/12/2020: HI, FIVE

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Big gaming news on a Friday again, huh? Guess it won't be in the latest 8-4 Play... WRONG. We went all out and recorded a special PS5 segment on Friday! Join us, as we gaze into the traceable rays and haptic sounds of the future.

Jun 12 2020

2hr 2mins

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8-4 Play 5/29/2020: DOUBLE PINE STRASH ZERO

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It's here! The 8-4 Play FF7R Spoilercast! Stick around to the end of this week's episode to hear all our timely, spoilery takes.

May 29 2020

2hr 26mins

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8-4 Play 5/15/2020: TGS RIP

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This week we talk about the big changes happening in civilization—Civilization 6, that is! We also check in on Animal Crossing and pour one out for TGS.

May 15 2020

1hr 49mins

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8-4 Play 5/1/2020: MANA’S BEST FRIEND

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Brand new audio, same old cast. Well, besides Roy and Derm. So basically not the same old cast. Anyway, grab a beverage and saddle up (indoor) poolside as we celebrate Golden Week responsibly and put our new trial audio engineer's skills to the test.

May 01 2020

1hr 20mins

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8-4 Play 4/17/2020: MATERIA GIRLS

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Strap on your nostalgia goggles-- Or wait, maybe take them off? I'm not sure! Because this week we dive deep on Final Fantasy VII Remake, in this spoiler-free spectacular.

Apr 17 2020

1hr 45mins

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8-4 Play 4/3/2020: REMOTE PLAY

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This week we embrace the future of podcasting technology while gushing about Animal Crossing. Wash your hands.

Apr 03 2020

1hr 40mins

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