8-4 Play: 8-4 Play 3/3/2023: SHADOW OF THE NERDTREE

Wherein the gang dish on the latest State of Play (ok, mostly Humanity to be honest), PSVR 2 launch, Mikami’s departure and the Elden Ring DLC announcement (STEAK BET ALERT).

Every other week, tune into 8-4 Play for talk about video games, Japan, and Japanese video games, straight from the 8-4 offices in beautiful downtown Tokyo. Hosted by 1UP Japan's own Mark MacDonald, John Ricciardi, and Hiroko Minamoto.

Mar. 15 2023

Posted by: Jan

Episode Notes:

Running Time: 01:25:21

Time – Topic Discussed:

01:04 – Nicknames

13:00 – PSVR2 Talk (Resident Evil Village)

30:44 – Humanity

44:52 – Like a Dragon: Ishin

52:55 – News: Pokemon Direct, Shinji Mikami leaves Tango Gameworks, and more!

And now, here’s the music we used in this episode!


Intro: Fly – Hidenori Shoji (Like a Dragon: Ishin)

Ending: Mercenaries Theme 2 – Ko-ta, Shusaku Uchiyama (Resident Evil Village)

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