Subscribe to the latest updates from the Podcast category

Podcast Archives

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin as they discuss their most-wanted features for Nintendo's NX in the Dream Land segment, and then settle the timeless question—what's the greatest Zelda game ever made?—in The Glitz Pit, Nintendo Week's podcasting debate game. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now.

Nintendo patented a magnetic controller attachment for a portable device, which essentially locks onto some kind of screen. It uses infrared cameras to signal the main device when the controller attachment is pressing a button, and it matches quite conveniently with many other patents they've filed as well as reports about their next system, NX.

This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think this is an excellent idea for the NX. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

Lots of stuff's been going on for Pokémon Sun and Moon recently, including a new sea cucumber Pokémon called Pyukumuku and Alolan forms for Meowth and Marowak, alongside a bunch of new Pokémon, a clip from a new trailer leaked online revealing an Alolan Raichu and more, and more screenshots leaked revealing the new Team Skull.

This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia—we took the discussion primarily towards Team Skull, who we think is absolutely fantastic. Check out the discussion video above for our full thoughts, or keep reading below for a brief, brief summary.

A fan game called "Pokémon Uranium Version" came out last week, introducing a new Nuclear-type and a darker storyline. But the creators caught wind that Nintendo was planning a takedown notice, so they preemptively removed all their download links. Understandably, some fans were not happy.

This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think there's a big difference between this and the recently-struck AM2R. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading inside for a brief, brief summary.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin this week, as it's filled with a lot more Pokémon in the News Block, followed by a super short round of Fortune Street and Gossip Stone, where we're gonna talk about a new controller patent and the rumor that NX is launching with Mario and Pokémon games within its first six months. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

Last week we learned that Pokémon Sun and Moon features something called the "Island Challenge," which seems to replace the Pokémon League, and Gyms appear to be replaced by "Island Challenge Trials." There appear to be more than eight trials, and the trials include lots of different tasks beyond just battling and solving puzzles inside a Gym.

This was one of the talking points on last week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think it's a totally brilliant idea. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading inside for a brief, brief summary.

The Nintendo community hit an awful lot of turbulence recently when an impressive fan-made remake of Metroid II launched last week and Nintendo promptly shut it down.

This was the main "Tea Table" discussion subject on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think Nintendo's right to defend their copyright, but that striking the project down entirely wasn't the right way to do it. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading inside for a brief, brief summary.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin this week as we discuss the recent debacle surrounding AM2R, the fan-made Metroid II remake: all the joy it brought followed by Nintendo's unfortunate move to strike it down. Afterwards we take it to our Trainer Tips segment, to help listeners like you navigate the cold hard world of gaming on Nintendo platforms in 2016. There we discuss our recommendations for SNES, 3DS, and DS games, and the differences between the 3D Zelda games. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

Pokémon Sun and Moon are introducing a powerful fifth move for Pokémon to use in battle, called "Z-Moves." It's a relatively complicated process we don't know a whole lot about, but we know the eighteen Z-Moves available and how they're activated.

This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think it's a totally brilliant idea. Check out the discussion video above for our full thoughts, or keep reading below for a brief, brief summary.

Pokémon Sun and Moon are introducing new Alolan forms of pre-existing Pokémon, so Exeggcutor, the Sandshrew line, and the Vulpix line are all found in Alola with new types and new designs. This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think it's a totally brilliant idea.

Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

Aonuma says Nintendo has been telling him he should make a new IP, although they also tell him he should make more Zelda games. Aonuma said little else on the subject but that he loves the idea of a game where players live as a thief.

This was one of the talking points on last week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we're ready to see Aonuma do something new. Check out the discussion video above for our full thoughts, or keep reading below for a brief, brief summary.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin this week as we discuss tons of recent Pokémon news, including a chaotic mess surrounding Pokémon GO and tons of new information about the Pokémon in Sun and Moon. Afterwards we introduce a new segment called "Dream Land," where we share our hopes and dreams for new Alolan Pokémon like Gengar, Marowak, and tons more. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

The success of Pokémon GO reignited Hollywood's recent interest in making a live-action Pokémon movie, and Legendary Entertainment not only scored the rights, but they're working on a live-action adaption of Great Detective Pikachu.

This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think Detective Pikachu is a great idea. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

Eurogamer recently released a report blowing the lid off the concept behind Nintendo's upcoming console, the NX. This was the main discussion on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and it echoes much of what we've said on the show in the past. All the of us believe the reports are absolutely true. After all, they're reports—not simply rumors—that have been corroborated by a number of different publications. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Tons of news has been happening lately, including a live-action Pokémon movie, new Sun and Moon info, Metroid, Zelda, Sonic, Animal Crossing, New IPs, and for once some significantly more promising NX news. All those subjects and more are in store in our discussions this week. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!