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Podcast 87: The Worst Video Games We’ve Ever Played

Back from a little summer break! Will and Willie talk about the worst games they’ve ever played, including “Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts,” “Gex,” “Glover,” and “A Bug’s Life (GBC).” Come have a great time…listening to them discuss the worst games.

And of course, this week also features a special Darth Maul Disney Infinity 3.0 giveaway.You can’t get him anywhere until November, so make sure to enter! Listen to the podcast, tweet at us and follow us on Twitter, or like us on Facebook, all for chances to win! The contest is U.S. only.

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Podcast 86: E3 2015 Part II – Project Morpheus, Virtual Reality, and more

E3 2015 was such a big deal we decided to talk about it twice…or maybe there just wasn’t that much else going on. We discuss trying Sony’s Project Morpheus, the future of Virtual Reality, “Rare Replay,” “Lego Dimensions,” “Disney Infinity 3.0,” and lots more.

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Podcast 85: E3 2015 Part I: Conference Round Up, “Star Fox Zero,” “Super Mario Maker,” and more

E3 2015 has come and gone. Listen in as we discuss all of the three major conferences, and our hands on experience with titles including “Star Fox Zero,” “Super Mario Maker,” “Yoshi’s Woolly World,” “Metroid: Blast Ball,” and more.

And of course, this week also features a very special Little Mac amiibo giveaway. Listen in, and check out our YouTube channel for more ways to win and video footage direct from the show floor.

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Podcast 84: Nintendo E3 2015 Predictions and a Gold Mario amiibo giveaway!

E3 is right around the corner. What will Nintendo show off? What do Will and Willie HOPE they will show off? Join 8 Bit Awesome for our annual pre-E3 podcast, which has historically been 100% right, 70% of the time.

And of course, this week also features a special Gold Mario giveaway. Listen to the podcast, tweet at us and follow us on Twitter, or like us on Facebook, all for chances to win! The contest is U.S. only.

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Podcast 83: Special Splatoon Review Edition

We got our hands on an early copy of Splatoon and we have a full hour discussion breaking it down.  Does it live up to the hype and does Nintendo finally give us that sweet, sweet online action that we have been craving? We’ll you’ll have to listen to find out. Or I guess you could just read out written review here: http://www.8bitawesome.com/2015/05/27/splatoon-review/

 

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Podcast 82: Disney Infinity 3.0, Splatoon Nintendo Direct and Global Testfire

Disney finally revealed “Disney Infinity 3.0,” bringing “Star Wars” character along for the game for the first time. Nintendo held a Direct talking about “Splatoon,” before unleashing it on the world in a online beta test. Busy week. Lots to discuss. You better get listening.

Special guest Joe Fourhman (Chicago Tribune outlets, GGSgamer.com, and You Like The Worst Stuff Podcast) joins in the fun. And it’s even more awesome than usual.

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Podcast 81: Valve’s Paid Mod Program, Konami Cancels “Silent Hills,” and “Code Name S.T.E.A.M.” Review

Big week this week. Tune in as Will and Willie discuss Valve’s decision to monetize mods…and then change their minds. They also discuss Konami and the cancellation of “Silent Hills,” and give a review for “Code Name S.T.E.A.M.”

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Podcast 80: Super Smash Bros. DLC, Guitar Hero Live, and more!

Mewmewmewtwo! The legendary Pokemon returns to “Super Smash Bros.” as DLC. But he won’t be it. Listen in as Will and Willie discuss who they would like to see come in, new Smash rumors, the return of Guitar Hero, “BoxBoy!,” “Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker,” and much more!

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Podcast 79: April Fools’ Nintendo Direct

The long awaited Nintendo Direct is finally here! After lots of rumor and speculation, Nintendo held its latest direct on April Fool’s Day, but the news was no joke. There was a ton of new info dropped, and we give you our breakdown. From Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem, to new DLC in Smash Bros, to a huge blowout of Amiibo news, Nintendo packed a ton of info in the short Direct.

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Podcast 78: Nintendo goes mobile with DeNA

In a surprise announcement, Nintendo revealed they are partnering with Japanese mobile developer DeNA and making games for smart phones. Nope, this is NOT an April Fool’s Joke. Will and Willie offer their thoughts on Nintendo finally giving in to demand and creating games for smart phones and devices. Listen in!

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