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NXpress Podcast

June 26, 2015

NXpress #13: Brick by brick, a celebration of Super Mario Bros.

Thirty years later after the release of Super Mario Bros., Mario remains the face of video gaming and one of the most recognizable characters in any medium. He’s appeared in two hundred games, collectively selling over two hundred million units and thanks to the heroic Italian plumber, Nintendo helped end […]
June 18, 2015

NXpress #12: E3 2015 special part two – Nintendo’s digital event

This week, Sound On Sight contributor Ryan Espinoza joins us to discuss his first trip to E3. During our main event, we break down Nintendo’s digital conference and focus on their upcoming lineup of games for the WiiU. Closing off the show is our discussion of the soon-to-be-released 3DS games, […]
June 15, 2015
Nintendo World Championships 2015

NXpress #11: E3 2015 special part one and the 2015 Nintendo World Championships

In honour of E3, we decided to deliver a bonus podcast this week. Kicking off the show is our discussion of Masahiro Sakurai’s special video presentation for Super Smash Bros. and our opinion on the footage being leaked a day early. In our main event, we sit down and interview […]
June 10, 2015

NXpress #10: ‘Earthbound’ 20 Year Anniversary & ‘Adventures of Pip’

The SNES is arguably home to some of the best Japanese role-playing games ever made, but even among such revered company, Earthbound (known as Mother 2 in Japan) stands as one of the most memorable games released on the system. Here to help us discuss Shigesato Itoi’s masterpiece is guest host, Chris […]
June 3, 2015

NXpress #9: ‘Splatoon’ and the 2015 Nintendo World Championships qualifying round

This week, Patrick Murphy returns to the podcast to give us a full report of his experience competing in the 2015 Nintendo World Championships qualifying round. After which we all sit down to discuss Splatoon, a new online multiplayer shooter from Nintendo. Leave it to Nintendo to make a shooter […]
May 27, 2015

NXpress #8: Nintendo World Championships, ‘No More Heroes’ and Pac-Man’s 35th Anniversary

Pac-Man is a cultural icon, a landmark in video game history, a symbol of an entire decade and one of the classics of the medium. The game celebrated its 35th anniversary this past weekend so we decided to take some time and discuss Toru Iwatani’s masterpiece. But first, we look […]
May 20, 2015

NXpress #7: ‘Splatoon’ review and the best Megaman games

Ever since Mega Man was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1987, Capcom has released over 50 sequels and spinoffs on multiple systems, making it Capcom’s most prolific franchise. 28 years later and the debate rages on… What is the best game in the franchise? This week, as a […]
May 6, 2015

NXpress #6: ‘The Wizard’ and ‘Mario Maker’

Although e-sports have long been a part of video game culture since the early 70’s, competitions saw a large surge in popularity in 1989 when Universal Pictures-producedThe Wizard, a movie about a trio of kids who make their way to a national Nintendo video game championship for a grand prize […]
April 29, 2015

NXpress #5: Nintendo 2015 E3 predictions and the Nintendo Creators Program

Every year E3, brings us the biggest gaming news of the year, as Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo drop their biggest announcements about upcoming games, release dates and new consoles. With the three day conference fast approaching, we figured it would be a good time to release my 2015 predictions. With […]
April 18, 2015

NXpress #4: ‘Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows’ with David D’Angelo of Yacht Club Games

This week, David D’Angelo, programmer of Shovel Knight joins us to discuss the video game industry as well as the soon to be released Plague of Shadows.  We also find time to list our most anticipated indie games of 2015 and look back on Battletoads and Battletoads and Double Dragon. All […]