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Into The Video Game

Welcome ya' goons. We're a rising consortium of hobby analysts bringing you unfiltered gaming industry news, gaming views, and heavy banter each week in a casual format. We strive for a focus on the technical aspects of games and consoles, and love pouring over sales data and anticipating the future of the industry.


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Feb 8, 2018

The gang pours over and discusses the console/game sales numbers from Nintendo's earnings report and what it means for certain franchises. They also comment on Sony CEO Kaz Hirai leaving his position, and contemplate what it means to be a "casual." Heavy reporting on week 2 of Monster Hunter and Dragon Ball Fighterz ahead, strap in.

(Hosted by Cam, Sam, Zack)

Into The Video Game
almost four years ago

Show Notes:
Nintendo Earnings Report: Console/Game sales numbers- 1:43
Nintendo is in a good position to propel an older IP to mainstream- 8:39
Animated Mario movie in production with Miyamoto producing, from Despicable Me studio- 11:58
Mario Kart Tour mobile game announced- 15:22
Kaz Hirai soon to step down as Sony CEO- 17:45
Dragon Ball Fighterz breaks franchise records in a few days- 19:25
Miffed, Merry, Mixed Minute (Cryptocurrencies, Casuals, and Downtime)- 21:30
Monster Hunter World: Week 2 Report- 33:45
Dragon Ball Fighterz: Week 2 Report- 45:58
Recent Releases and Upcoming Games- 49:23
Ending and Shill- 1:00:30