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Released every Thursday, The MinnMax Show features former Game Informer employees and beyond talking about the week's most exciting games or game industry news before reading feedback from the Patreon community found at patreon.com/minnmax.

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    Metroid Dread Review, Riders Republic, Maddy Myers & Mike Drucker

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 106:38

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show podcast, everybody! On today's episode, we're joined by YouTube essayist Jacob Geller, Polygon's Maddy Myers, and comedian/former Nintendo writer Mike Drucker to unpack everything great about Metroid Dread on the Nintendo Switch. If you're wondering what the cohorts think of the game, don't miss The Deepest Dive on Metroid Dread! Then we're joined by Leo Vader to talk about Ubisoft's Riders Republic, some VR games, and then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! MinnMax's 2nd anniversary is coming up on October 24th. If you've thought any of our content is worth $2 over the last two years, then please help us hit our goal by jumping in on Patreon at the $2 tier. 2 for 2, baby! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Follow Maddy Myers here - https://twitter.com/midimyers Follow Mike Drucker here - https://twitter.com/MikeDrucker Check out Jacob Geller's YouTube essays here - https://bit.ly/2Vs3ezl Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://fixturegaming.com/ https://www.iam8bit.com Synced Up Podcast - https://bit.ly/3032oih To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:28 - Community Kickoff 00:08:58 - Metroid Dread 00:38:37 - Riders Republic 00:43:06 - Jackbox Party Pack 8 00:44:56 - GameDec 00:48:35 - Lone Echo 2 00:55:24 - Blaston 00:57:38 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:59:35 - Thanking iam8bit 01:00:37 - Community questions 01:34:33 - Get A Load Of This Jacob Geller's GALOT - https://youtu.be/-npBhhBBs04 Leo's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zYT5hQR4Q4 Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/noobde/status/1447966875523162121?s=20 Community GALOT - https://youtu.be/Sgu8u0oxJEI Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Synced Up Podcast Timmy Tie Oh No Fixture Gaming Fixture S1 Iam8bit Zachary Pligge Ludwig Roque Bryan with a Y Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian PrettyGoodPrinting.com Jawarhello mark seliga John Higby Mirko Arico-Torreno Conner McCabe Drew Waranis Dan Villone Steve Bamdad Purebrednumber6 Clemens Zobel Ted Ryser Starkiller Spider_Dan SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda GeneralNadine99

    Halo Infinite, Far Cry 6 Review, Sora In Smash

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 130:58

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! This week's episode is a beast, with every MinnMax cohort jumping into the fray. We have Leo Vader, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, Jeff Marchiafava, and Ben Hanson out of the gate to share their thoughts on Ubisoft's Far Cry 6 and early access to Halo Infinite's multiplayer. Then Sarah Podzorski joins us to talk about the monumental collision of Kingdom Hearts and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate before we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Watch the video version of The MinnMax Show - https://youtu.be/M-hSirRCMdI To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:01 - Community Kickoff 00:07:33 - The Deepest Dive on Metroid Dread 00:09:09 - Far Cry 6 00:30:46 - Halo Infinite multiplayer 00:39:30 - Hot Wheels Unleashed 00:46:03 - Leo's scariest moment 00:48:22 - Sora in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 01:04:14 - Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl 01:08:09 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:10:46 - Thanking iam8bit 01:12:04 - Community questions 01:59:31 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.boredpanda.com/photo-retouching-before-and-after-1909/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=organic Janet's GALOT - https://blog.blackmilkclothing.com/legend-of-zelda/ Hanson's GALOT - https://amp.theatlantic.com/amp/article/71217/ Sarah Podzorski's GALOT - https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2021/10/universal-studios-japan-announces-a-partnership-with-the-pokemon-company Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/columbophile/status/1445563650110996485?t=kV-pXLO-Um3sEQ2ONo161g&s=19 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Synced Up Podcast Timmy Tie Oh No Fixture Gaming Fixture S1 Iam8bit Zachary Pligge Ludwig Roque Bryan with a Y Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian PrettyGoodPrinting.com Jawarhello mark seliga John Higby Mirko Arico-Torreno Conner McCabe Drew Waranis Dan Villone Steve Bamdad Purebrednumber6 Clemens Zobel Ted Ryser Starkiller Spider_Dan SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda GeneralNadine99

    Nintendo Direct Reveals, Our New Cohort, Fall's Best Indie Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 118:39

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, and Janet Garcia are joined by Sarah Podzorski for a big announcement before we dive into games. We break down the Nintendo Direct and try to wrap our minds around Illumination's Mario movie with Chris Pratt, talk about the Director's Cut of Death Stranding on PS5 (Sony provided codes), and then talk about some great indie games to put on your radar. Then we're joined by Leo Vader to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Watch the video version of The MinnMax Show here - https://youtu.be/OTRu-NeA7II Follow Sarah on Twitter here - https://twitter.com/sarahpodz Or you can follow Sarah on Twitch here - https://www.twitch.tv/sarahpodz Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://fixturegaming.com https://www.iam8bit.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:00:41 - Revealing MinnMax's new cohort! 00:02:28 - Community Kickoff 00:08:51 - Nintendo Direct recap 00:13:49 - Dissecting Illumination's Mario movie 00:26:48 - Kirby/Bayonetta 3/N64 on Switch 00:28:41 - Death Stranding: Director's Cut 00:36:50 - Eastward 00:43:09 - Toem 00:45:28 - Sable 00:47:58 - Gas Station Simulator 00:50:18 - Life is Strange: True Colors 00:56:55 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:58:42 - Thanking iam8bit 01:00:20 - Community questions 01:45:24 - Get A Load Of This Leo's GALOT - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/aaqib/light-pong-game?ref=f2rmrs Sarah's GALOT - https://store.steampowered.com/app/1179300/Quicken_WillMaker__Trust_2020/ Hanson's GALOT - https://venturebeat.com/2021/09/29/why-the-initiative-hired-crystal-dynamics-to-help-with-perfect-dark/ Janet's GALOT - https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMR7TAeCg/ Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/The_Katbot/status/1443250263117107201?s=20 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming's Fixture S1 Fatal X Blade YouTube iam8bit Ludwig Roque Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Prettygoodprinting.com Mirko Arico-Torreno Jawarhello mark seliga Best of the Rest Podcast John Higby Call Me By Your Game Podcast Clint Farley Drew Waranis Dan Villone Ted Ryser Steve Bamdad Purebrednumber6 Clemens Zobel Starkiller Kris Spider_Dan SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Tomas

    Kena: Bridge Of Spirits, Deathloop's PvP, Age Of Empires IV

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2021 119:10

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show, everybody! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Leo Vader, and Janet Garcia are joined by Jacob Geller to talk about the throwback thrills of Kena: Bridge of Spirits, Age of Empires IV, and our evolving thoughts on Deathloop. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax You can watch the video version of The MinnMax Show here - https://youtu.be/v569Vk0hFaI Follow Jacob Geller on Twitch and get ready for his 24-hour charity stream on Saturday! https://www.twitch.tv/jacobgeller Or you can check out Jacob Geller's YouTube essays here - https://bit.ly/2Vs3ezl Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://fixturegaming.com/ https://www.iam8bit.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:05 - Community Kickoff 00:06:53 - Kena: Bridge of Spirits 00:20:29 - Deathloop 00:37:16 - Severed Steel 00:43:25 - Age of Empires IV 00:49:21 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:52:47 - Thanking iam8bit 00:54:02 - Community questions 01:48:06 - Get A Load Of This Jacob's GALOT - https://www.twitch.tv/jacobgeller Janet's GALOT - https://smileshop.scrubdaddy.com/product/scrub-daddy-halloween-shapes/ Hanson's GALOT - https://variety.com/2021/film/news/star-wars-marcia-lucas-kathleen-kennedy-jj-abrams-1235069465/ Kyle's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/bradbirda113/status/1228851110690975745 Community GALOT - https://gamerant.com/gas-station-simulator-outselling-deathloop-steam/ Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming's Fixture S1 Fatal X Blade YouTube iam8bit Ludwig Roque Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Prettygoodprinting.com Mirko Arico-Torreno Jawarhello mark seliga Best of the Rest Podcast John Higby Call Me By Your Game Podcast Clint Farley Drew Waranis Dan Villone Ted Ryser Steve Bamdad Purebrednumber6 Clemens Zobel Starkiller Kris Spider_Dan SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Tomas

    Deathloop Review, WarioWare, Tales of Arise

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 128:50

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, and co-director of the Video Game History Foundation Kelsey Lewin talk about Arkane Lyon's Deathloop, the joys of WarioWare: Get It Together on the Nintendo Switch, and the triumph of Tales of Arise. Then Jeff Marchiafava joins the podcast to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Watch the video version of The MinnMax Show here - https://youtu.be/rbSurNUWves Follow Kelsey on Twitter - https://twitter.com/kelslewin Support her work at the Video Game History Foundation - https://gamehistory.org/ Vote for Janet to win an award! https://twitter.com/Gameonysus/status/1437484894477688834 Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://fixturegaming.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C https://www.iam8bit.com To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:06:14 - Community kickoff 00:10:02 - IGN and Gamespot's perfect 10s 00:13:56 - Deathloop 00:35:02 - WarioWare: Get It Together 00:46:06 - Tales of Arise 01:06:10 - Life is Strange: True Colors 01:10:21 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:12:52 - Thanking iam8bit 01:14:34 - Community questions 01:58:36 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.pcgamer.com/please-enjoy-discord-while-its-still-good/ Janet's GALOT - https://twitter.com/frasier_looking Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/bruce_straley/status/1434257945835892737 Kelsey's GALOT - https://animalcrossingdiaries.thenvm.org/ Community GALOT - https://cnn.it/3zcY3F1 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming's Fixture S1 Fatal X Blade YouTube iam8bit Ludwig Roque Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Prettygoodprinting.com Mirko Arico-Torreno Jawarhello mark seliga Best of the Rest Podcast John Higby Call Me By Your Game Podcast Clint Farley Drew Waranis Dan Villone Ted Ryser Steve Bamdad Purebrednumber6 Clemens Zobel Starkiller Kris Spider_Dan SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Tomas

    God Of War: Ragnarok, Insomniac's Wolverine, Spiderman 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 10, 2021 140:54

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Janet Garcia, and special guest Joe Juba break down the biggest news from Sony's PlayStation Showcase like the unbelievable reveal that Insomniac is developing a Wolverine game with Marvel in addition to Spiderman 2. We also break down the God of War: Ragnarok gameplay trailer, talk about the remake of Knights of the Old Republic, and a whole lot more. Then we answer great community questions submitted over on Patreon! You can watch the video version here - https://youtu.be/Hxy4VVzWd6I Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://www.iam8bit.com https://fixturegaming.com To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:19 - Community kickoff 00:08:48 - KOTR Remake 00:13:00 - Alan Wake Remaster 00:16:00 - Radiohead's Epic collaboration 00:19:00 - Spiderman 2 00:24:40 - Insomniac's Wolverine 00:29:54 - Project Eve 00:32:30 - Forspoken 00:36:00 - Ghostwire Tokyo 00:38:00 - Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 00:41:00 - Tiny Tina's Wonderlands 00:42:00 - God of War: Ragnarok 00:57:10 - F.I.S.T.: Forged In Shadow Torch 00:59:00 - Axiom Verge 2 01:03:00 - The Artful Escape 01:09:20 - Virtual Boy 01:19:04 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:21:04 - Thanking iam8bit 01:22:22 - Community questions 02:06:59 - Get A Load Of This Janet's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/nickjr/status/1435332689532440579 Joe's GALOT - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synesthesia Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/SuperMonkeyBall/status/1435951121135198210?s=20  Community GALOT - https://youtu.be/AC__o1UxDl8 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming's Fixture S1 iam8bit Ludwig Roque Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Prettygoodprinting.com Mirko Arico-Torreno Jawarhello mark seliga Best of the Rest Podcast John Higby Call Me By Your Game Podcast Clint Farley Drew Waranis Dan Villone Ted Ryser Steve Bamdad Purebrednumber6 Clemens Zobel Starkiller Kris Spider_Dan SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Tomas

    Dead Space Remake News, Far Cry 6, Our 100th Episode!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2021 135:50

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show podcast! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, and Jeff Marchiafava are joined by our old co-worker Javy Gwaltney to talk about playing Far Cry 6, EA's news about the Dead Space remake, rave about Wildermyth, and more! We're also joined by Leo Vader as we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax You can watch and share the video version here - https://youtu.be/wkrb39GCqdY Follow Javy on Twitter here - https://twitter.com/iv_javy Or check out games from his clients at Post Horn Public Relations - https://posthornpr.com/our-clients Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://www.iam8bit.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:06 - Community Kick-Off Question 00:13:47 - Far Cry 6 00:23:38 - Dead Space remake news 00:33:01 - Wildermyth 00:47:22 - Twelve Minutes 00:54:56 - Jett: The Far Shore 01:00:07 - The Forgotten City 01:07:19 - Riders Republic 01:09:41 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:11:23 - Thanking iam8bit 01:12:46 - Community questions 02:04:12 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://twitter.com/lovinmygirls218/status/1432460842554040329?s=19 Leo's GALOT - https://kidpix.app/ Hanson's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SacQ2YdVOyk Javy's GALOT - https://twitter.com/justinongisrad/status/1430183754878828564?s=20 Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/carrie_patel/status/1432011641013489668?s=21 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fatal x Blade YouTube Channel The State of the Scene Podcast Joshua Bucy Clemens Zobel Iam8bit Zachary Pligge Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Best of the Rest Podcast Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Call Me By Your Game Podcast mark seliga John Higby PrettyGoodPrinting.com Clint Farley Drew Waranis Steve Bamdad Starkiller Logan Krause Purebrednumber6 Kris Spider_Dan SlyckNic SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Dan Villone

    Gamescom's Biggest Reveals, Psychonauts 2, Marvel's Midnight Suns

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 135:31

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, Jeff Marchiafava, and Kyle Hilliard break down the biggest news from Gamescom 2021 and Geoff Keighley's Opening Night Live. We talk about Halo Infinite's release date, why DokeV blew us away, Firaxis tackling Marvel, the reboot of Saints Row, and more. Then we review Psychonauts 2 from Double Fine and talk about Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut on PlayStation 5. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Also, this is a big episode for Suriel so feel free to follow him and thank him on Twitter! https://twitter.com/SurielVazquez Give kids in North Minneapolis a free music lesson by supporting CrossFade's charity drive for Hopewell Music - https://www.givemn.org/crossfade You can watch the video version of The MinnMax Show here - https://youtu.be/RvjJnxyru_E Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://dustbiters.com/ https://www.iam8bit.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:16 - JeffM's new PC 00:04:00 - Geoff Keighley's Gamescom Opening Night Live 00:06:55 - Halo Infinite 00:10:42 - Age of Empires IV 00:13:24 - DokeV 00:17:14 - Midnight Suns 00:23:13 - Saints Row 00:27:38 - Call of Duty: Vanguard 00:28:17 - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge 00:29:41 - Death Stranding: Director's Cut 00:31:07 - Psychonauts 2 00:49:45 - Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut 00:53:33 - Suriel Vazquez's big news 01:02:32 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:03:25 - Thanking iam8bit 01:06:22 - Community questions 02:05:52- Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvLFEh7V18A&ab_channel=KarlJobst Suriel's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvLFEh7V18A&ab_channel=KarlJobst Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/markmacd/status/1428732320568078344?s=20 Community GALOT - https://www.twitter.com/dodo/status/1429473437244739585 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fatal x Blade YouTube Channel The State of the Scene Podcast Joshua Bucy Clemens Zobel Iam8bit Zachary Pligge Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Best of the Rest Podcast Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Call Me By Your Game Podcast mark seliga John Higby PrettyGoodPrinting.com Clint Farley Drew Waranis Steve Bamdad Starkiller Logan Krause Purebrednumber6 Kris Spider_Dan SlyckNic SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Dan Villone

    Pokémon Legends: Arceus, Back 4 Blood, Road 96

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2021 109:39

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Sarah Podzorski, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard to break down the new gameplay revealed for Pokémon Legends: Arceus and Pokémon Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl. We also talk about the Back 4 Blood beta, Suriel shares his full thoughts on The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles, and Sarah walks us through her adventures on Road 96. Then Janet Garcia joins us to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Give kids in North Minneapolis a free music lesson by supporting CrossFade's charity drive for Hopewell Music - https://www.givemn.org/crossfade Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://dustbiters.com/ https://www.iam8bit.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:39 - Back 4 Blood 00:06:32 - Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl 00:11:56 - Pokémon Legends: Arceus 00:29:11 - Axiom Verge 2 00:36:19 - The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles 00:44:21 - Road 96 00:52:24 - Wildermyth 00:54:32 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:56:12 - Thanking iam8bit 00:57:45 - Community questions 01:36:42 - Get A Load Of This Janet's GALOT - https://youtu.be/srs6DDQoRJ8 Janet's Gaming Journal Kickstarter - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/lost-in-cult/lock-on-volume-002-a-gaming-journal Suriel's GALOT - https://twitter.com/jakefriend_dev/status/1426227560057298952 Hanson's GALOT - https://youtu.be/qiPskldhmpg Sarah's GALOT - https://twitter.com/Wendys/status/1425549128399040519?s=20 Community GALOT - https://bit.ly/2W6tT8s  Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fatal x Blade YouTube Channel The State of the Scene Podcast Joshua Bucy Clemens Zobel Iam8bit Zachary Pligge Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Best of the Rest Podcast Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Call Me By Your Game Podcast mark seliga John Higby PrettyGoodPrinting.com Clint Farley Drew Waranis Steve Bamdad Starkiller Logan Krause Purebrednumber6 Kris Spider_Dan SlyckNic SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Dan Villone

    The Great Metroid Retrospective

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 133:29

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, Kyle Hilliard, and Jeff Marchiafava run down the full history of Metroid and share details from the series' origins and development. We talk about Metroid Dread on the Nintendo Switch and the MinnMax community ranks their favorite entries. We then share highlights from Nintendo's Indie World Showcase and Suriel Vazquez talks about playing Axiom Verge 2. Then Janet Garcia joins us to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Give underprivileged kids in North Minneapolis a chance to learn an instrument for free with our charity drive for Hopewell Music! https://www.givemn.org/crossfade Help support MinnMax's supporters! https://dustbiters.com https://www.iam8bit.com Fatal X Blade on YouTube - https://bit.ly/3jTfl4C To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:50 - The origins of Metroid 00:24:32 - Super Metroid 00:32:54 - Metroid's Yoshio Sakamoto 00:42:40 - Metroid Prime series 00:50:39 - Metroid: Other M/Federation Force 01:01:34 - Ranking the Metroid series 01:06:18 - Axiom Verge 2 01:12:36 - Nintendo Indie World showcase 01:14:47 - CrossFade's HopeWell Music School Charity Drive 01:17:46 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:19:03 - Thanking iam8bit 01:21:48 - Community questions 02:01:43 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://youtu.be/-7x3CbbR-ns Suriel's GALOT - https://twitter.com/BBCSport/status/1423218128134279171 Hanson's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lR3NiPAQBec Janet's GALOT - https://twitter.com/Cammglo/status/1423447799543304194 Community GALOT -https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2021/aug/08/rice-rice-baby-japanese-parents-send-relatives-rice-in-lieu-of-newborns Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fatal x Blade YouTube Channel The State of the Scene Podcast Joshua Bucy Clemens Zobel Kris Iam8bit Zachary Pligge Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew vala BeatenDownBrian Best of the Rest Podcast Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Call Me By Your Game Podcast mark seliga John Higby PrettyGoodPrinting.com Clint Farley Drew Waranis Steve Bamdad Starkiller Logan Krause Purebrednumber6 Spider_Dan SlyckNic SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Dan Villone

    2021's Biggest Upcoming Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 136:05

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show podcast! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Leo Vader, Kyle Hilliard, and Jeff Marchiafava run down the game release calendar for 2021 and debate who is most excited for the biggest releases. Who can claim Halo Infinite, Far Cry 6, Metroid Dread, and more? It's up to the Backstage Pass crew to feed these baby birds. Then we're joined by former Game Informer intern and podcast extraordinaire Haley MacLean to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Watch and share the video version of this episode - https://youtu.be/lh4QAHZhmj4 Road 96 – August 16 Humankind – August 17 12 Minutes – August 19 Ghost of Tsushima Director's Cut – August 20 Madden NFL 22 – August 20 Aliens: Fireteam Elite – August 24 Psychonauts 2 – August 25 No More Heroes 3 – August 27 New World – August 31 Lake – September 1 F.I.S.T.: Forged In Shadow Torch – September 7 The Artful Escape - September 9 Life is Strange: True Colors - September 10 Lost in Random – September 10 NBA 2K22 – September 10 Tales of Arise – September 10 WarioWare: Get It Together! – September 10 Deathloop – September 14 Kena: Bridge of Spirits – September 21 Diablo II: Resurrected – September 23 Sable – September 23 Death Stranding Director's Cut – September 24 Lost Judgment – September 24 Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania – October 5 Far Cry 6 – October 7 Metroid Dread – October 8 Back 4 Blood – October 12 Battlefield 2042 – October 22 Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy – October 26 Solar Ash – October 26 Age of Empires IV – October 28 Riders Republic – October 28 Mario Party Superstars – October 29 Forza Horizon 5 – November 9 Shin Megami Tensei V – November 12 Pokémon Brilliant Diamond – November 19 Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker – November 23 Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp – December 3 Dying Light 2 Stay Human – December 7 Ambiguous "2021" release date Neon White Axiom Verge 2 Darkest Dungeon II Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier Halo Infinite Jett: The Far Shore Jurassic World Evolution 2 LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Roller Champions Star Wars: Hunters The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe Weird West Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming https://www.iam8bit.com Hello Hyrule Podcast - ](https://t.co/tCDKGP2pUz?amp=1)[https://spoti.fi/2VjReTZ To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:05 - The 2021 game release calendar 01:14:55 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:15:58 - Thanking iam8bit 01:17:47 - Community questions 02:05:36 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GjSCT97GSsA Leo's GALOT - https://www.oculus.com/blog/introducing-oculus-air-link-a-wireless-way-to-play-pc-vr-games-on-oculus-quest-2-plus-infinite-office-updates-support-for-120-hz-on-quest-2-and-more/ Hanson's GALOT - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandm%C3%A4nnchen Haley's GALOT - https://bit.ly/2Vg9dLv Community GALOT - https://kotaku.com/what-really-happened-at-that-blizzcon-panel-according-1847408469 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Hello Hyrule Podcast Iam8bit Fixture Gaming Mirko Arico-Torreno BeatenDownBrian Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello mark seliga Prettygoodprinting.com Conner McCabe Ludwig Roque John Higby Best of the Rest Podcast Andrew vala Logan Krause SpiralInYourEyes Drew Waranis Clint Farley Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Preetham Yarlagadda

    How To Fix Our Favorite Franchises

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021 131:37

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show podcast! We have a special episode for you this week, with Suriel Vazquez, Leo Vader, and Ben Hanson recording an in-studio episode with special guest Dan Ryckert! For a little thought experiment, we run down our favorite game franchises and where we'd take the next entry. We also talk about Pokémon Unite, Chivalry 2, and more. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming https://www.iam8bit.com Hello Hyrule Podcast - ](https://t.co/tCDKGP2pUz?amp=1)[https://spoti.fi/2VjReTZ To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:44 - The podcast begins! 00:05:49 - NEO The World Ends With You 00:13:17 - Chivalry 2 00:16:42 - How to fix Assassin's Creed 00:24:11 - How to fix Twisted Metal 00:33:29 - How to fix Street Fighter 00:40:52 - Our favorite arcade games 00:48:33 - How to fix Pokémon 00:58:32 - Pokémon Unite 01:05:49 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:07:01 - Thanking iam8bit 01:08:26 - Community questions 02:01:32 - Get A Load Of This Dan's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DhLZkZn4JAs Suriel's GALOT - https://twitter.com/MarioBrothBlog/status/1416785776881414145?s=19 Hanson's GALOT - https://nypost.com/2021/07/08/barron-trump-shows-off-his-6-foot-7-height-in-nyc Leo's GALOT - https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1nAMVVnmk3vSaUiuFXcN7D0R69FHIP4tfIkTdThTkXEk/edit#gid=2134580265 Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/aitaikimochi/status/1418542949684563970?s=19 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Hello Hyrule Podcast Iam8bit Fixture Gaming Mirko Arico-Torreno BeatenDownBrian Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello mark seliga Prettygoodprinting.com Conner McCabe Ludwig Roque John Higby Best of the Rest Podcast Andrew vala Logan Krause SpiralInYourEyes Drew Waranis Clint Farley Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Preetham Yarlagadda

    Dead Space Remake, Battlefield 2042, Death's Door

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2021 125:50


    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Leo Vader, and Kyle Hilliard unpack the biggest news from EA Play 2021 like the Dead Space remake reveal and the new Portal mode for Battlefield 2042. We also talk about the excellent new indie game Death's Door and Leo regales us with his Survivor-esque adventures in Roblox. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax You can watch the video version here - https://youtu.be/vYwhbAyal70 Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming https://www.iam8bit.com Hello Hyrule Podcast - ](https://t.co/tCDKGP2pUz?amp=1)[https://spoti.fi/2VjReTZ To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:38 - EA Play 2021 recap 00:05:02 - Dead Space remake 00:18:44 - Aliens: Fireteam Elite 00:24:32 - Battlefield 2042 00:32:22 - Death's Door 00:43:05 - Roblox Outlaster 00:49:10 - Pokémon UNITE 00:53:34 - Cris Tales 00:57:05 - Tom Clancy's XDefiant 01:02:50 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:05:05 - Community questions 01:56:25 - Get A Load Of This Leo's GALOT - https://pomofocus.io/ Janet's GALOT - https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2021/6/10/22528386/japanese-breakfast-the-sims-4-cottage-living-be-sweet-simlish Kyle's GALOT - https://www.vulture.com/2016/03/batman-superman-who-would-win.html Community GALOT - https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-07-17-2k-soft-launches-unannounced-xcom-legends-mobile-game Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Hello Hyrule Podcast Iam8bit Fixture Gaming Mirko Arico-Torreno BeatenDownBrian Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello mark seliga Prettygoodprinting.com Conner McCabe Ludwig Roque John Higby Best of the Rest Podcast Andrew vala Logan Krause SpiralInYourEyes Drew Waranis Clint Farley Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Preetham Yarlagadda


    Revisiting The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021 107:36

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode of the podcast, we're joined by Zelda expert Rebecca Stone (@forestminish) to help unpack the new HD version of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. We talk about the game's development, divisive launch, and how Nintendo's improvements to the Switch version may change its reputation. Then we're joined by Janet Garcia and Leo Vader to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming https://www.iam8bit.com Hello Hyrule Podcast - ](https://t.co/tCDKGP2pUz?amp=1)[https://spoti.fi/2VjReTZ To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:11 - Skyward Sword's original release 00:17:53 - Our thoughts on Skyward Sword HD 00:46:28 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:47:40 - Thanking iam8bit 00:48:57 - Community questions 01:36:35 - Get A Load Of This Rebecca's GALOT - https://www.amazon.com/Ask-Iwata-Wisdom-Nintendos-Legendary/dp/197472154X  Janet's GALOT - https://hypebeast.com/2021/7/drake-rents-dodger-stadium-private-dinner-date-info  Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/its_whitney/status/1414061599007117315?s=20 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ar7PAETdpCs  Leo's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=94ZxsZ3B1fE Community GALOT - https://t.co/0NGglwhhDT Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Hello Hyrule Podcast Iam8bit Fixture S1 Mirko Arico-Torreno BeatenDownBrian Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello mark seliga Prettygoodprinting.com Conner McCabe Ludwig Roque John Higby Best of the Rest Podcast Andrew vala Logan Krause SpiralInYourEyes Drew Waranis Clint Farley Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Preetham Yarlagadda

    Nintendo Switch OLED, Assassin's Creed Infinite, Chicory Interview

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2021 116:49


    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, and Jeff Marchiafava try to wrap their minds about the big announcement of the Nintendo Switch OLED and how it is definitely not the long-rumored Switch Pro. Then we share our full impressions of Mario Golf: Super Rush and Ubisoft's confirmation of Assassin's Creed Infinite, their attempt to turn the series into a living world. After that, we're honored to be joined by the designer of Chicory: A Colorful Tale Greg Lobanov to talk about the Zelda-esque game's big launch and what it means for his future. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming https://www.iam8bit.com Hello Hyrule Podcast - https://spoti.fi/2VjReTZ To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:30 - The podcast rundown 00:04:21 - Nintendo Switch OLED 00:18:23 - Mario Golf: Super Rush 00:26:40 - Assassin's Creed Infinite 00:40:44 - Takelings House Party VR 00:44:21 - Chicory's designer Greg Lobanov 01:14:38 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:15:52 - Thanking iam8bit 01:16:53 - Community questions 01:45:31 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://gizmodo.com/zuck-wishes-america-a-happy-birthday-in-the-most-cursed-1847229046 Leo's GALOT - https://www.reddit.com/r/watch_dogs/comments/oeftjc/i_am_the_one_who_hacks_now_hopefully_i_can_find/ Hanson's GALOT - https://www.todaysfamilymagazine.com/2021/01/18/343230/who-has-the-world-s-most-valuable-autograph- Janet's GALOT - https://www.tiktok.com/@graymckinley/video/6981872796381056262?_d=secCgYIASAHKAESMgo[…]utm_campaign=client_share&utm_medium=ios&utm_source=copy&_r=1 Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/Sethrogen/status/1412145835228340225?s=20 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Subscribe to our YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/minnmax Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Join the Thank You Crew over on Patreon to add your name to this list! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Hello Hyrule Podcast Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno BeatenDownBrian Zachary Pligge Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello mark seliga Prettygoodprinting.com Conner McCabe Ludwig Roque John Higby Chris Logan Andrew vala Logan Krause SpiralInYourEyes Drew Waranis Clint Farley Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Preetham Yarlagadda


    Our Favorite Game Boy Advance Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2021 136:40

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, and Suriel Vazquez talk about Scarlet Nexus and Mario Golf: Super Rush before going back in time and celebrating the best games on the GameBoy Advance. We each run down our three favorite games on the system and talk about Metroid Fusion, Minish Cap, Advance Wars, Golden Sun, and a whole lot more. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming https://www.iam8bit.com/ To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:14 - Scarlet Nexus 00:12:04 - Mario Golf: Super Rush 00:15:52 - GameBoy Advance history 00:21:58 - Wario Land 4 00:24:36 - Final Fantasy V 00:28:12 - Golden Sun 00:33:48 - Rhythm Tengoku 00:37:13 - Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 00:39:39 - Fire Emblem: Sacred Stones 00:43:35 - The Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap 00:46:08 - Kuru Kuru Kururin 00:48:16 - Metroid Fusion 00:51:04 - Advance Wars 00:55:18 - WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Microgames! 01:00:36 - Honorable Mentions 01:11:45 - Get A Load Of This - Part 1 01:12:20 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:15:28 - Thanking iam8bit 01:17:00 - Community questions 02:06:22 - Get A Load Of This - Part 2 Leo's GALOT - https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/brief-history-children-sent-through-mail-180959372/ Janet's GALOT - https://twitter.com/weareangelcity/status/1410252174274166784 Suriel's GALOT - https://gamehistory.org/video-game-history-hour/ Hanson's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/waxpancake/status/1228563391804928000 Kyle's GALOT - https://twitter.com/bobwulff/status/1370042833608994817?s=21 Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/Slasher/status/1177711990111899649?s=20 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Thanks to the Thank You Crew at the $50 tier on Patreon! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Alex Payne Fixture Gaming Iam8bit Best of the Rest Podcast Call Me By Your Game Podcast Mirko Arico-Torreno Reel AF TV Zachary Pligge mark seliga BeatenDownBrian Ludwig Roque Jawarhello PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew Vala John Higby Yarrow Richard Smuts Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 SlyckNic Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli

    The Summer's Best Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2021 135:01

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Jeff Marchiafava, and Suriel Vazquez finally review Insomniac's Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart on the PlayStation 5. After that, JeffM unpacks Nintendo's Game Builder Garage and Suriel Vazquez shares his glowing thoughts on Guilty Gear Strive. Then we're joined by former Game Informer reviews editor Joe Juba to talk about Yuffie's DLC in Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade and Leo Vader talks about his skateboarding adventures in Olli Olli World. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:27 - Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart 00:21:03 - Game Builder Garage 00:31:15 - Guilty Gear Strive 00:44:01 - Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade INTERmission DLC 00:58:17 - Joe Juba's E3 2021 01:01:13 - Olli Olli World 01:04:53 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:07:39 - Thanking iam8bit 01:08:59 - Community questions 02:04:55 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.npr.org/2021/06/20/1008559802/tens-of-thousands-sign-petition-to-stop-jeff-bezos- from-returning-to-earth Joe's GALOT - https://www.avclub.com/romania-asked-peter-falk-to-help-prevent-an-uprising-af-1847093587 Hanson's GALOT - https://www.indiewire.com/2021/06/vertigo-video-game-alfred-hitchcock-teaser-1234642946/  Leo's GALOT - https://harpers.org/archive/2021/06/tiktok-house-collab-house-the-anxiety-of-influencers/ Community GALOT - https://youtu.be/YIp9bEV2-GI

    MinnMax's E3 Awards 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2021 128:27

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, and Jeff Marchiafava celebrate the best and weirdest things from E3 2021 with the first ever MinnMax E3 Awards! We talk more about Metroid Dread, Elden Ring, Geoff Keighley's excitement, and a whole lot more. Then we're joined by Sarah Podzorski to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:02 - The Best Of E3 2021 00:05:15 - Biggest Surprise 00:13:54 - Favorite Moment 00:21:29 - Weirdest Thing 00:31:38 - Missing In Action 00:40:37 - The Most Over-Shown Game 00:44:07 - Best Under-The-Radar Game 00:49:22 - Most Anticipated Game (Other Than Zelda) 00:57:40 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:00:05 - Thanking iam8bit 01:01:24 - Chicory: A Colorful Tale 01:04:09 - Community questions 02:00:49 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://youtu.be/OxGsU8oIWjY Janet's GALOT - https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMdMLobr9/ Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/selmaleh/status/1403393709383688193?s=20 Sarah's GALOT - https://store.steampowered.com/sale/nextfest Community GALOT - https://www.fanbyte.com/trending/i-hope-breath-of-the-wild-2-still-has-weapon-durability/ Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Alex Payne Fixture Gaming Iam8bit Best of the Rest Podcast Call Me By Your Game Podcast Mirko Arico-Torreno Reel AF TV Zachary Pligge mark seliga BeatenDownBrian Ludwig Roque Jawarhello PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew Vala John Higby Yarrow Richard Smuts Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 SlyckNic Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli

    Metroid Dread, Breath of the Wild's Sequel, Nintendo Direct Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2021 53:23

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, and Suriel Vazquez unpack and discuss the highlights from the big Nintendo Direct during E3 2021. We talk about the announcement of a new 2D Metroid called Metroid Dread, WarioWare on the Nintendo Switch, and of course the new trailer for the sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:00:40 - Nintendo Direct general reactions 00:03:10 - Advance Wars: 1+2 Reboot Camp 00:07:50 - Metroid Dread 00:22:09 - Kazuya in Super Smash Bros. 00:26:02 - WarioWare: Get It Together 00:32:39 - Mario + Rabbids Sparks Of Hope 00:34:38 - Skyward Sword HD/Zelda Game and Watch 00:37:09 - The Sequel to Breath of the Wild's New Trailer Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Alex Payne Fixture Gaming Iam8bit Best of the Rest Podcast Call Me By Your Game Podcast Mirko Arico-Torreno Reel AF TV Zachary Pligge mark seliga BeatenDownBrian Ludwig Roque Jawarhello PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew Vala John Higby Yarrow Richard Smuts Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 SlyckNic Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli

    Starfield, Halo Infinite, E3 Highlights

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 13, 2021 58:31

    In this bonus episode for E3 2021, MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Jeff Marchiafava, and Suriel Vazquez talk about the biggest highlights from Xbox, Bethesda, Square-Enix, and Ubisoft during their big press conferences. We talk about everything we know about Starfield, Arkane's new co-op game Redfall, Halo Infinite, and a whole lot more. You can watch the video version right here since it was live - https://youtu.be/mCDhB_wMa9A To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:00 - Redfall 00:10:30 - Somervillle 00:14:00 - Starfield 00:22:30 - Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origins 00:27:20 - Halo Infinite 00:33:00 - Battlefield 2042 00:35:50 - Babylon's Fall 00:41:20 - Guardians of the Galaxy 00:45:30 - Replaced 00:48:00 - Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes 00:49:22 - Riders Republic 00:50:20 - Avtar: Frontiers Of Pandora   Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Alex Payne Fixture Gaming Iam8bit Best of the Rest Podcast Call Me By Your Game Podcast Mirko Arico-Torreno Reel AF TV Zachary Pligge mark seliga BeatenDownBrian Ludwig Roque Jawarhello PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew Vala John Higby Yarrow Richard Smuts Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 SlyckNic Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli

    Elden Ring, Hideo Kojima, Summer Game Fest Highlights

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2021 109:40

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, Janet Garcia, and Jeff Marchiafava unpack the biggest news and highlights from Geoff Keighley's Summer Game Fest. We talk about the big reveal of gameplay for From Software's Elden Ring, Hideo Kojima's perplexing trailer for Death Stranding: Director's Cut, and more. Before that, we also share quick impressions of Insomniac's Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart on the PlayStation 5 and talk about Battlefield 2042. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:55 - The Deepest Dive on Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade's INTERmission 00:04:55 - Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart  00:06:58 - Battlefield 2042 00:11:34 - Summer Game Fest highlights 00:12:13 - Elden Ring 00:25:13 - Metal Slug Tactics 00:27:44 - Tiny Tina's Wonderlands 00:30:00 - Death Stranding: Director's Cut 00:36:20 - Jurassic World Evolution 2 00:38:30 - Planet of Lana 00:40:30 - Chicory 00:43:00 - Day of the Devs highlights 00:50:00 - Playdate 00:56:25 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:59:13 - Thanking iam8bit 01:00:30 - Community questions 01:40:01 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://youtu.be/dPrYVmYkL5w Suriel's GALOT - https://www.patreon.com/nextlander Hanson's GALOT - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ise_Grand_Shrine#Rebuilding_the_Shrine Janet's GALOT - https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/new-balance-shoezie/ Community GALOT - https://www.pcgamer.com/meet-the-grand-dames-the-internets-grandma-gamer-squad/ Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Alex Payne Fixture Gaming Iam8bit Best of the Rest Podcast Call Me By Your Game Podcast Mirko Arico-Torreno Reel AF TV Zachary Pligge mark seliga BeatenDownBrian Ludwig Roque Jawarhello PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew Uerkwitz Andrew Vala John Higby Yarrow Richard Smuts Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Spider_Dan Purebrednumber6 SlyckNic Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli

    E3 Predictions, Far Cry 6, God Of War's Delay

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2021 121:18

    MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Janet Garcia, and Jeff Marchiafava run down the schedule for E3 2021 and share their biggest predictions about the Breath of the Wild sequel, Halo Infinite, Elden Ring, and more. Leo Vader then joins us to talk about Far Cry 6's gameplay. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming rainmaker.gg/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:21 - E3 hype check 00:05:38 - E3 stream calendar 00:15:02 - Square-Enix's E3 2021 00:17:25 - PlayStation news/delays 00:22:06 - E3 predictions 00:53:05 - Community predictions 00:56:35 - MinnMax's E3 content plans 00:58:35 - Far Cry 6 01:07:19 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:09:53 - Thanking iam8bit 01:11:11 - Community questions 01:54:00 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://twitter.com/NoMansSky/status/1400074728249909248?s=20 Leo's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyVkuLUdSn4 Hanson's GALOT - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/penns-sunday-school/id504257078 Janet's GALOT - https://barbie.mattel.com/shop/en-us/ba/star-wars-barbie-dolls?icid=home_body-1_bspot_star-wars-barbie-dolls_p2#facet:&productBe[…]contentPageSize:& Community GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c50QwjgELAw Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming Call Me By Your Game Podcast Iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Reel AF TV mark seliga Ludwig Roque PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew vala Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic

    Horizon Forbidden West, Dying Light 2, Dragon Quest XII

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2021 44:13

    Welcome to a bonus episode of The MinnMax Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Jeff Marchiafava, Janet Garcia, and special guest Jeff Grubb (@JeffGrubb) talk Sony's big gameplay reveal for Horizon Forbidden West on the PlayStation 5, Dying Light 2 from Techland, and the general onslaught of pre-E3 news. Check out the benefits of supporting us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming rainmaker.gg/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below...  00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:06 - The pre-E3 news bonanza 00:08:00 - Horizon Forbidden West gameplay reveal 00:24:00 - God of War: Ragnarok 00:26:40 - Microsoft and Bethesda's press conference 00:23:00 - Sonic Central 00:32:30 - Dying Light 2: Stay Human 00:38:55 - Dragon Quest XII: The Flames of Fate**** Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming Call Me By Your Game Podcast Iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Reel AF TV mark seliga Ludwig Roque PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew vala Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic

    Biomutant, Final Fantasy Origin, Knockout City

    Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2021 131:28

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this special early episode, Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Kyle Hilliard, and Suriel Vazquez talk about Knockout City from Velan Studios and EA and Fanbyte's reporting on Team Ninja's Souls-like Final Fantasy Origin game. Then Leo Vader and Jeff Marchiava swing by to share their review thoughts on Biomutant's gameplay. We also talk about Miitopia on Switch and rumors aabout Valve creating a Switch-like handheld. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax FYI: We'll be recording a bonus episode of the podcast to release on Thursday to cover Horizon Forbidden West! Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming rainmaker.gg/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:29 - Knockout City 00:12:53 - Final Fantasy Origin E3 leak 00:21:45 - Biomutant 00:39:57 - Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster 00:45:54 - Miitopia on Switch 00:48:45 - Valve's SteamPal handheld 00:54:47 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:57:29 - Thanking iam8bit 00:58:36 - Community questions 01:56:18 - Get A Load Of This Suriel's GALOT -   https://twitter.com/nonstandardmcd/status/1395806787866144769 Hanson's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wh-tCAY0u7I Kyle's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QqfjiuqVrV4 Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/retrohistories/status/1396496987269238790?s=21 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming Call Me By Your Game Podcast Iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Reel AF TV mark seliga Ludwig Roque PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew vala Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic

    Mass Effect: Legendary Edition, Castlevania, IGN Editorial Independence

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2021 117:06

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, we're joined by Fanbyte's Elise Favis to review Mass Effect: Legendary Edition. Kyle Hilliard and Suriel Vazquez explain why we all should be talking more about Castlevania on Netflix. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming rainmaker.gg/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:51 - Mass Effect: Legendary Edition 00:26:34 - Castlevania on Netflix 00:35:33 - Batman: Caped Crusader 00:41:52 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:44:57 - Thanking iam8bit 00:46:05 - Community questions 01:46:37 - Get A Load Of This Leo's GALOT - https://mythicgames.net/kickstarter/ Suriel's GALOT - https://glossary.infil.net/ Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/dylancuthbert/status/1348097526759477248?s=20 Elise's GALOT - https://www.ign.com/videos/7-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-mass-effect  Community GALOT - https://www.fanbyte.com/news/the-new-skyward-sword-amiibo-brings-a-plastic-zelda-and-fast-travel-improvements/ Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming Call Me By Your Game Podcast Iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Reel AF TV mark seliga Ludwig Roque PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew vala Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic

    Gaming’s Greatest Legacy Franchises, Fire Escape Cast Cross-Over

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2021 144:30

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Leo Vader, Kyle Hilliard, and Jeff Marchiafava share their spoiler-free thoughts on Resident Evil Village before we debate the most successful, long-running game franchise of all time. We also talk about the new DLC for Assassin's Creed Valhalla called Wrath of the Druid, diving into Subnautica: Below Zero, and Nintendo's Game Builder Garage on the Switch! Then we're joined by Mary Kish, Mike Mahardy, and Dan Ryckert from the new Fire Escape Cast to answer great questions from the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming Rainmaker.gg/MinnMax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:54 - The Deepest Dive on Mass Effect 00:05:23 - Resident Evil Village 00:15:57 - The greatest, longest-running franchises 00:36:52 - Assassin's Creed Valhalla: Wrath of the Druid 00:42:03 - Subnautica: Below Zero 00:47:55 - Nintendo Game Builder Garage 00:56:20 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:00:14 - Thanking iam8bit 01:02:16 - Community questions 02:10:41 - Get A Load Of This Dan Ryckert's GALOT - https://www.polygon.com/22412468/mcdonalds-treasure-land-adventure-creepy-easter-egg-secret-cheat-masato-maegawa Ben Hanson's GALOT - https://bit.ly/3yi0irw Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/CutVideoGame/status/1392192792085024769?s=19 Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming Call Me By Your Game Podcast Iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Reel AF TV mark seliga Ludwig Roque PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew vala Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic

    Resident Evil Village Review, New Pokémon Snap, Giant Bomb's Reboot

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2021 127:34

    Episode Notes MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard kick off this big episode of the podcast by announcing the next Deepest Dive and sharing their full thoughts on Capcom's Resident Evil Village. Then we're joined by the brand new teammate Sarah Podzorski who is officially MinnMax's Streaming Compatriot thanks to your support on Patreon! With MinnMax Plays, we'll be streaming on Twitch every Tuesday and Thursday evening. Follow us on Twitch (MinnMaxShow) and get ready for a lot of fun streams! Then, back to the podcast, we share our thoughts on New Pokémon Snap and Leo Vader joins us to help answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Please follow MinnMax on Twitch for MinnMax Plays! https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Help support MinnMax's supporters! http://bit.ly/FixtureGaming rainmaker.gg/minnmax  To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:55 - Announcing The Deepest Dive 00:04:08 - Resident Evil Village 00:28:41 - Returnal 00:33:42 - Announcing MinnMax Plays on Twitch 00:36:36 - New Pokémon Snap 00:58:45 - Cards & Tankards 01:01:48 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:05:58 - Thanking iam8bit 01:07:18 - Community questions 01:55:45 - Get A Load Of This Leo Vader's GALOT - https://twitter.com/Yelix/status/1389659399803871233?s=20 Sarah's GALOT - https://www.pokemon.co.jp/ex/newpokemonsnap/howtoplay/ Hanson's GALOT - https://www.newyorker.com/culture/the-new-yorker-interview/john-swartzwelder-sage-of-the-simpsons Janet's GALOT - https://thewaltdisneycompany.com/espn-and-marvel-debut-first-ever-marvel-inspired-nba-special-edition-tonight/ Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/simoncarless/status/1389297530341519362?s=20 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Fixture Gaming Call Me By Your Game Podcast Iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Reel AF TV mark seliga Ludwig Roque PrettyGoodPrinting.com Andrew vala Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic

    Returnal Review, Ratchet & Clank, Nier Replicant

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2021 124:12

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode, we talk about Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart on the PlayStation 5 before sharing our full thoughts on Housemarque's Returnal along with Steve Bowling from Good Vibes Gaming! Our copies of Returnal were provided by PlayStation. We also talk about the big remaster of the original Nier. Then Leo Vader joins us as we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Learn more about our supporter here - https://rainmaker.gg/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:56 - New Pokémon Snap 00:04:10 - Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart 00:15:45 - Steve Bowling on Good Vibes Gaming 00:19:28 - Returnal 00:39:02 - NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 00:59:58 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:02:44- Thanking iam8bit 01:04:00 - Community questions 01:57:05 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://collections.louvre.fr/ Suriel's GALOT - https://kotaku.com/nes-tetris-players-call-it-rolling-and-theyre-setting-1846767518 Hanson's GALOT - https://slate.com/technology/2015/02/scale-of-space-can-you-fit-all-the-planets-between-the-earth-and-moon.html Leo's GALOT - https://twitter.com/DirkBlocker/status/1387445918731890688?s=20 Community GALOT -https://mobile.twitter.com/joejuba/status/1386064555273453569?s=21 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Another Eden on Steam Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Jawarhello mark seliga Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Prettygoodprinting.com IanTClark Andrew vala Cameron Wardlaw Yarrow Alex Payne Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Steve Bamdad Starkiller Clayton Myers SlyckNic jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam

    Resident Evil Village, It Takes Two Review, Before Your Eyes

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2021 112:51

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Janet Garcia, Suriel Vazquez, and Jacob Geller to talk about finally getting to play Resident Evil Village, weigh in on It Takes Two, and rave about the new game Before Your Eyes. Then Leo Vader joins us to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax You can subscribe to MinnMax's YouTube channel and watch the video version of the podcast here - https://youtu.be/4kLRChE3xXE You can check out Another Eden on Steam here - http://bit.ly/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:39 - Resident Evil Village 00:20:36 - Resident Evil 4 VR 00:23:56 - The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles 00:25:10 - It Takes Two 00:40:53 - Before Your Eyes 01:02:31 - Dorfromantik 01:02:31 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:08:16 - Thanking iam8bit 01:09:27 - Community questions 01:43:04 - Get A Load Of This Jacob Geller's GALOT - https://youtu.be/WueXQD7wN2M Janet's GALOT - https://www.sbnation.com/nba/2021/4/21/22393969/lakers-twitter-catfishing-podcast-scandal-explained Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/finalfantasyvii/status/1383412806431612931?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1383412806431612931%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url= Leo's GALOT - https://readyplayer.me/  Community GALOT - https://massivelyop.com/2021/04/18/former-designer-for-wow-starcraft-ii-and-diablo-iv-announces-his-departure-from-blizzard/ Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Another Eden on Steam Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Jawarhello mark seliga Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Prettygoodprinting.com IanTClark Andrew vala Cameron Wardlaw Yarrow Alex Payne Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Steve Bamdad Starkiller Clayton Myers SlyckNic jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam

    The Last Of Us Remake, Days Gone 2, Nintendo Reveals

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2021 131:38


    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, we're joined by Bloomberg's Jason Schreier to talk about his recent story revealing that Naughty Dog is now working on a remake of The Last of Us and that Days Gone 2 isn't happening at Sony Bend. Then Janet Garcia and Kyle Hilliard join the show to talk about the most interesting reveals from Nintendo's Indie World Showcase and answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Check out the new merch for The Deepest Dive by @hugop.arts - https://bit.ly/2REWzmX To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:22 - Welcoming Jason Schreier 00:05:51 - Sony, Naughty Dog, and The Last of Us Remake 00:21:39 - Days Gone 2's cancellation and Sony Bend 00:38:04 - SaGa Frontier Remastered 00:44:47 - Nintendo's Indie World Showcase 00:45:13 - There Is No Game 00:47:00 - The Longing 00:47:45 - Aztech 00:48:36 - Oxenfree II 00:52:45 - Road 96 00:55:27 - Fez 00:59:00 - Pac-Man 99 01:05:49 - Age of Empires IV 01:08:30 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:12:01 - Thanking iam8bit 01:13:07 - Community questions 01:58:14 - Get A Load Of This Janet's GALOT - https://www.tiktok.com/@heyilaugh/video/6946612165105224965? Suriel's GALOT - https://twitter.com/jwaaaap/status/1378625879333552129 Hanson's GALOT - https://twitter.com/HamillHimself/status/1379135290787258368?s=20 Kyle's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QMNA5cu2lY  Community GALOT - https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/a-roblox-player-digitally-scammed-their-way-into-the-white-house-press-corps Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Another Eden on Steam Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Jawarhello mark seliga Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Prettygoodprinting.com IanTClark Andrew vala Cameron Wardlaw Yarrow Alex Payne Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Steve Bamdad Starkiller Clayton Myers SlyckNic jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam


    The Return Of E3, Outriders Review, Apple Arcade's Best Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2021

    This week on The MinnMax Show, Ben Hanson, Janet Garcia, Jeff Marchiafava, and Suriel Vazquez talk about the online-only plans for E3 2021 and what that means for the future of the beloved convention before diving into a thorough review discussion of Outriders from People Can Fly. Then Kyle Hilliard joins the show and we talk about Oddworld: Soulstorm and why Apple Arcade's Fantasian (from the creator of Final Fantasy) and The Oregon Trail are worth checking out. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can check out Another Eden on Steam here - http://bit.ly/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:57 - Compete in Trivia Tower on Monday the 12th 00:03:42 - The return of E3 00:24:04 - Outriders 00:49:12 - Oddworld: Soulstorm 00:59:00 - Fantasian 01:04:30 - The Oregon Trail 01:14:21 - Badland 01:16:45 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:20:42 - Thanking iam8bit 01:21:44 - Community questions 02:05:51 - Get A Load Of This Janet's GALOT - https://www.huffpost.com/entry/90000-pennies-paycheck-coinstar_n_606b2ba8c5b66c4ab6b555b0 Suriel's GALOT - https://twitter.com/heynicejobstill/status/1379150226842214401 Hanson's GALOT - https://www.npr.org/2021/04/03/983078639/fresh-air-weekend-following-migratory-birds-lovecraft-country-creator Kyle's GALOT - https://unbound.com/books/residentevil/ Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/GigaBoots/status/1378145185260011527?s=19 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax iam8bit Rainmaker.gg Another Eden on Steam Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Jawarhello mark seliga Ludwig Roque Andrew Uerkwitz Prettygoodprinting.com IanTClark Andrew vala Cameron Wardlaw Yarrow Alex Payne Clint Farley SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Steve Bamdad Starkiller Clayton Myers SlyckNic jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam

    2021’s Biggest Winners, Monster Hunter Rise, Balan Wonderworld

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2021 137:56

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode, we're proud to welcome Janet Garcia (@Gameonysus) as our newest cohort! We talk about why 2021 is looking so promising for indie games, weigh in on Narita Boy and Genesis Noir, and then unpack our early thoughts on Monster Hunter Rise with Suriel Vazquez. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax You can check out Another Eden on Steam here - http://bit.ly/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:41 - Welcoming Janet Garcia 00:03:34 - Big game delays 00:09:24 - Upcoming indie games 00:10:33 - Soup Pot 00:12:12 - Moonglow Bay 00:14:46 - Coral Island 00:18:21 - Solar Ash 00:20:19 - Sable/Tchia/Stray/Minute of Island 00:23:04 - Narita Boy 00:32:05 - Genesis Noir 00:43:10 - Erik Wolpaw on Game Maker's Notebook podcast 00:47:05 - Balan Wonderworld 00:52:39 - Monster Hunter Rise 01:09:53 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:12:34 - Thanking iam8bit 01:13:17 - Community questions 02:05:45 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://youtu.be/U6xJfP7-HCc Suriel's GALOT - https://kotaku.com/twitch-stop-sign-stream-temporarily-stops-after-address-1846560996 Hanson's GALOT - https://www.businessinsider.in/science/news/a-new-study-reveals-how-the-last-woolly-mammoths-died-out-4000-years-ago-thats-after-the-egyptians-had-built-the-pyramids-/articleshow/71496355.cms Janet's GALOT - https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/31/tech/super-mario-bros-death-rumors/index.html Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/Radicube64/status/1374728835959242764 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Will Cornelius Another Eden on Steam Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Rated G for Gamers mark seliga Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Bryan with a Y Prettygoodprinting.com Andrew vala Ludwig Roque SuperSeriousSam Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Clayton Myers Preetham Yarlagadda Spider_Dan Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic Alex Payne

    Our 12 Favorite PS3 Exclusives, Monster Hunter Rise, It Takes Two

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2021 141:54

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! In honor of recent reports that the PlayStation 3 store is shutting down soon, we reminisce and each share our three favorite PS3 exclusives. We also talk about the impact of the PSP and Vita. Then we talk about the reviews for Monster Hunter Rise from Capcom on the Nintendo Switch and It Takes Two from Josef Fares and Hazelight. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:28 - The Great Bethesda Bracket poll results 00:02:16 - The PlayStation 3 in retrospect 00:11:45 - Infamous 00:16:14 - Heavenly Sword 00:20:33 - PixelJunk Shooter 00:23:16 - Tokyo Jungle 00:25:03 - Demon's Souls 00:28:47 - God of War III 00:31:03 - Rochard 00:33:40 - The Last of Us 00:36:21 - Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots 00:50:22 - Other great PlayStation exclusives 00:59:14 - Our favorite PSP games 01:01:03 - Our favorite Vita games 01:05:45 - Monster Hunter Rise 01:11:04 - It Takes Two 01:13:41 - Immortals Fenyx Rising: Myths Of The Eastern Realm 01:13:41 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:19:09 - Thanking iam8bit 01:19:53 - Community questions 02:10:13 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.coderelay.io/fontemon.html#player Suriel's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoSw4w2XluU Hanson's GALOT - https://dkcreationsltd.bandcamp.com/track/8bit-salamandos-signing-song Leo's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGjs772Xkfnr8tSwkjw2vkg/videos Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/tha_rami/status/1374448997876736011?s=20 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Will Cornelius Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Rated G for Gamers mark seliga Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Bryan with a Y Prettygoodprinting.com Andrew vala Ludwig Roque SuperSeriousSam Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Clayton Myers Preetham Yarlagadda Spider_Dan Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic Alex Payne

    The Greatest Bethesda Game Of All Time

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 18, 2021 122:29

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode we're joined by our former co-worker Matt Bertz (@mattbertz) to debate and rank Bethesda's best games. To coincide with Microsoft's acquisition and the release of so many classic Bethesda games released on to Game Pass, we randomized a bracket and debated the quality of Skyrim, Fallout 3, Doom Eternal, Dishonored, and more! Then we're joined by another former co-worker Javy Gwaltney (@iv_javy) to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:30 - The Microsoft/Bethesda acquisition 00:07:54 - Honorable mentions 00:10:07 - Ranking Bethesda's games 01:00:22 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:02:15 - Thanking iam8bit 01:03:48 - Community questions 01:54:08 - Get A Load Of This Leo's GALOT -  https://youtu.be/mxKBA2TnLAU JeffM's GALOT -  https://www.seattletimes.com/business/crypto-whale-in-singapore-is-buyer-of-69-million-beeple-nft/ Hanson's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yczs6JDwjyY  Javy's GALOT - https://www.slashfilm.com/king-of-the-hill-revival/  Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/OffModelMadness/status/1371869295169441793?s=20 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Will Cornelius Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Rated G for Gamers mark seliga Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Bryan with a Y Prettygoodprinting.com Andrew vala Ludwig Roque SuperSeriousSam Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Clayton Myers Preetham Yarlagadda Spider_Dan Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic Alex Payne](https://www.patreon.com/minnmax/posts?filters%5Btag%5D=minnmax%20show)

    Halo Infinite Details, Shredder's Revenge, Loop Hero

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 11, 2021 104:31

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode of the podcast, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Jeff Marchiafava, and Suriel Vazquez break down new details trickling out from 343 about Halo Infinite and talk about the reveal trailer for the new beat 'em up Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge. After that, Leo Vader joins the show and we debate the new roguelite idle game called Loop Hero. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:37 - The Deepest Dive on Batman: Arkham Asylum 00:02:17 - Trivia Tower 00:03:14 - Our next Patreon goal... #sharetheload 00:04:07 - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge 00:07:50 - Halo Infinite 00:20:29 - The Halo TV Show 00:25:13 - Everhood 00:31:00 - PixelJunk Raiders 00:37:10 - Loop Hero 00:47:38 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:49:11 - Thanking iam8bit 00:50:25 - Community questions 01:31:25 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-56252738  Suriel's GALOT - https://www.gameinformer.com/2021/03/05/pringles-unveils-limited-edition-halo-inspired-moa-burger-flavor Hanson's GALOT - https://lifehacker.com/estimate-the-time-of-sunset-with-your-hand-5932126  Leo's GALOT - https://www.gameinformer.com/blogs/editors/b/gijeff_blog/archive/2010/04/26/ryckert-cau[…]ing-scandal-commissioner-hands-down-50-day-suspension.aspx Community GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgS54fqKxf0 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Will Cornelius Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian Rated G for Gamers mark seliga Andrew Uerkwitz Jawarhello Bryan with a Y Prettygoodprinting.com Andrew vala Ludwig Roque SuperSeriousSam Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Clayton Myers Preetham Yarlagadda Spider_Dan Starkiller Steve Bamdad jesse vitelli SlyckNic Alex Payne

    Pokémon's 25th Anniversary, Maquette, Valheim

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 4, 2021 111:37

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson and Kyle Hilliard are joined by Sarah Podzorski (@sarahpodz), Kelsey Lewin from the Video Game History Foundation (@kelslewin), and Nikole Zivalich (@nikolez) to celebrate all things Pokémon. We unpack the news that Game Freak is making a Breath of the Wild-inspired game called Pokémon Legends: Arceus, share our favorite underrated entries from the series' history, and more. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:43 - Pokémon's 25th anniversary 00:08:20 - Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Peal 00:23:24 - The most underrated Pokémon media 00:32:33 - New Pokémon Snap 00:36:16 - Pokémon Legends: Arceus 00:49:21 - Maquette 00:53:22 - Valheim 01:02:07 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:03:09 - Thanking iam8bit 01:04:00 - Community questions 01:42:01 - Get A Load Of This Hanson's GALOT - https://www.resetera.com/threads/omar-%C3%81lvarez-former-nintendo-spain-pr-shares-interesting-trivia-from-his-7-years-working-for-nintendo.384152/ Nikole's GALOT - https://scitechdaily.com/42000-year-old-trees-enable-accurate-analysis-of-earths-last-magnetic-field-reversal/ Sarah's GALOT - https://www.polygon.com/2021/3/3/22311352/playstation-patents-banana-controller-sony-weird Community GALOT - https://venturebeat.com/2021/03/02/fortnite-developer-epic-buys-fall-guys-studio-mediatonic/ Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Will Cornelius Iam8bit Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian PrettyGoodPrinting.com Ludwig Roque mark seliga Andrew vala jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Alex Payne

    Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade, First Soldier, State of Play Reactions

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 26, 2021 47:02

    Episode Notes MinnMax's Ben Hanson and Jeff Marchiafava are joined by Janet Garcia and Imran Khan to go over the day's news on a bonus episode of the podcast! We talk about all of the announcements from Sony's State of Play, including the new game Sifu and a new trailer for Arkane's Deathloop. We also break down the avalanche of Final Fantasy VII news, including the PlayStation 5 upgrade, Yuffie-focused new episode, and two ridiculous mobile games. Help support indie media by checking out the benefits on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Check out Janet's Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/Gameonysus Follow Imran Khan on Twitter - https://twitter.com/imranzomg To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:30 - State of Play reactions 00:16:40 - Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade 00:31:55 - Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier 00:34:50 - Final Fantasy VII: Ever Crisis Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch   Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow   Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow   Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax     Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Will Cornelius   Iam8bit   Jawarhello   Mirko Arico-Torreno   MoonFaceNick   Zachary Pligge   BeatenDownBrian   PrettyGoodPrinting.com   Ludwig Roque   mark seliga   Andrew vala   jesse vitelli   SuperSeriousSam   Thomas Hoster   Yarrow   SpiralInYourEyes   Richard Smuts   Clint Farley   Spider_Dan   Preetham Yarlagadda   Clayton Myers   Starkiller   Steve Bamdad   SlyckNic   Alex Payne

    EA Cancels Anthem Next, Overwatch 2, Persona 5 Strikers

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 25, 2021 132:18

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, Jeff Marchiafava, and Kyle Hilliard announce the next Deepest Dive, discuss the hidden gem Olija, and then marvel at how much Persona 5 Strikers feels like a sequel to the original JRPG from Atlus. Then things get nostalgic as we talk about some of Capcom's greatest arcade games and the new version of Ghosts 'n Goblins. Leo Vader joins the podcast to talk about the cancellation of BioWare's Anthem Next, Diablo 2's remake, and we break down everything we know about Overwatch 2 so far. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:45 - Announcing the next Deepest Dive 00:06:25 - Olija 00:15:15 - Persona 5 Strikers 00:25:59 - Capcom Arcade Stadium 00:35:44 - Ghosts 'n Goblins: Resurrection 00:40:46 - EA Cancels Anthem Next 00:50:26 - Blizzcon 2021 News 00:51:20 - Diablo 2: Resurrected and Diablo 4 00:56:48 - Overwatch 2 01:05:32 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:06:59 - Thanking iam8bit 01:08:21 - Community questions 02:02:34 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnuSQvoroJo Leo's GALOT - https://getpocket.com/explore/item/the-decoy-effect-how-you-are-influenced-to-choose-without-really-knowing-it?utm_source=pocket-newtab Hanson's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7C5kxkBPhpE Community GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YbNmL6hSNKw Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch   Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow   Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow   Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax     Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Will Cornelius   Iam8bit   Jawarhello   Mirko Arico-Torreno   MoonFaceNick   Zachary Pligge   BeatenDownBrian   5eth   Ludwig Roque   mark seliga   Andrew vala   jesse vitelli   SuperSeriousSam   Thomas Hoster   Yarrow   SpiralInYourEyes   Richard Smuts   Clint Farley   Spider_Dan   Preetham Yarlagadda   Clayton Myers   Starkiller   Steve Bamdad   SlyckNic   Alex Payne

    Nintendo Direct Reveals, Bowser's Fury Review, Valheim

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 18, 2021 125:39

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard are joined by guest Dan Ryckert to talk about the much-anticipated Nintendo Direct. We break down the biggest announcements, from the reveal of Splatoon 3 to the great bait and switch with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild sequel update/reveal of Skyward Sword HD. Then we talk about the glory of Super Mario 3D World and share our full review thoughts on Bowser's Fury. We also talk about Valheim, the surprise survival hit out of nowhere. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:05:29 - Nintendo Direct announcements 00:06:48 - Breath of the Wild's sequel update 00:09:39 - The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD 00:19:02 - Mario Golf: Super Rush 00:20:41 - Splatoon 3 00:25:23 - Project Triangle Strategy 00:28:51 - Star Wars: Hunter 00:29:42 - Knockout City 00:30:56 - Neon City 00:32:32 - Miitopia 00:33:16 - No More Heroes III 00:34:14 - Ninja Gaiden on Switch 00:36:17 - Super Mario 3D World 00:43:55 - Bowser's Fury 00:56:29 - Valheim 01:03:17 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:04:39 - Thanking iam8bit 01:06:41 - Community questions 01:53:38 - Get A Load Of This Dan's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/houjirou_chame/status/1358079706336174081?s=21 Suriel's GALOT -  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JM-NqFX2jU8&ab_channel=Netflix Hanson's GALOT -  http://bit.ly/2ZojJP2 Kyle's GALOT -  https://www.reddit.com/r/HolUp/comments/lhvwqc/not_again_kermit/ Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/tommcgovern27/status/1360368299121532930?s=09 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch   Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow   Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow   Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow   Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax     Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Will Cornelius   Iam8bit   Jawarhello   Mirko Arico-Torreno   MoonFaceNick   Zachary Pligge   BeatenDownBrian   5eth   Ludwig Roque   mark seliga   Andrew vala   jesse vitelli   SuperSeriousSam   Thomas Hoster   Yarrow   SpiralInYourEyes   Richard Smuts   Clint Farley   Spider_Dan   Preetham Yarlagadda   Clayton Myers   Starkiller   Steve Bamdad   SlyckNic   Alex Payne

    2021 Predictions, Little Nightmares II, Best Co-Op Memories

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 11, 2021 125:31

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Jeff Marchiafava, and Suriel Vazquez weigh the results from their 2020 game industry predictions before creating new ones for 2021! We try to predict whether Breath of the Wild's sequel will release this year, what God of War: Ragnarok will be like, and what hardware Nintendo is planning. Then Kyle Hilliard shares his thoughts on Little Nightmares II. After that we're joined by Sarah Podzorski to answer questions from the community submitted on Patreon and award the iam8bit question of the week! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:43 - The results of our 2020 predictions 00:15:22 - Our 2021 game industry predictions 00:42:08 - Studio's Ready To Pop 00:44:01 - Little Nightmares II 00:52:17 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:53:55 - Thanking iam8bit 00:55:33 - Community questions 01:53:14 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT -  https://www.riverscuomo.com/demos Suriel's GALOT -  ttps://twitter.com/TriggerRedd/status/1355945513749676036 Hanson's GALOT - https://knowledgenuts.com/2014/05/09/the-surprisingly-accurate-myth-of-the-creation-of-crater-lake/ Sarah's GALOT - https://shop.tsukumo.co.jp/features/miku_pcroom/ Community GALOT - https://twitter.com/mikaelthalen/status/1359209202292428800?s=21 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Will Cornelius Iam8bit Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno MoonFaceNick Zachary Pligge BeatenDownBrian 5eth Ludwig Roque mark seliga Andrew vala jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Starkiller Steve Bamdad SlyckNic Alex Payne

    Mass Effect: Legendary Edition, Resident Evil 7, Destruction AllStars

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 4, 2021 126:39

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson and Kyle Hilliard are joined by their ol' pal Javy Gwaltney and special guest/voice actor extraordinaire Sarah Elmaleh (Gone Home, Anthem, Gears 5) to talk about the upcoming remaster of BioWare's Mass Effect trilogy. Then we talk about how well Resident Evil 7 holds up and the game's absolutely absurd DLC before unpacking the PlayStation 5-exclusive Destruction AllStars available now with PS Plus. Then we're joined by Jeff Marchiafava as we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Check out Sarah's charity drive this weekend here - http://chocobowl.tv To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:05:25 - Mass Effect: Legendary Edition 00:41:37 - Resident Evil 7's DLC 00:48:29 - Destruction AllStars 00:53:55 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:59:11 - Thanking iam8bit 01:01:14 - Community questions 01:56:15 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=mandalorian+deep+fake Sarah's GALOT - https://www.history.com/news/woodrow-wilson-1918-pandemic-world-war-i Hanson's GALOT - https://www.vice.com/en/article/wx8bey/the-oral-history-of-guitar-hero Kyle's GALOT - https://vr-lens-lab.com/ Community GALOT -https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/we-made-a-definitive-size-comparison-chart-for-resident-evil-villages-lady-dimitrescu Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Kris BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit PrettyGoodPrinting.com Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge Mark Seliga Bucket of Jello Andrew Vala Ludwig Roque Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Clint Farley Richard Smuts Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Zach Einck SlyckNic Steve Bamdad

    Ana's 10 Favorite Games, The Medium, GameStop Stocks

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2021 135:23

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show, everybody! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Suriel Vazquez, Leo Vader, and the wonderful Ana Diaz. We talk about the ongoing adventures in Hitman 3, Suriel's review of The Medium, Cyber Shadow, and Ana's big announcement that she'll be focusing on her new, full-time job for the near future and stepping away from MinnMax. We then walk through Ana's 10 favorite games of all time, including Minecraft and The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker. Then we're joined by Kyle Hilliard as we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:01:26 - Ana's announcement 00:03:49 - Hitman 3 00:10:13 - The Medium 00:15:38 - Cyber Shadow 00:18:55 - Ana's 10 favorite games 00:40:18 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:44:18 - Thanking iam8bit 00:47:35 - Community questions 01:46:54 - GameStop's stock 02:05:09 - Get A Load Of This Ana's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_aKuVAtYgv4 Suriel's GALOT - https://www.washingtonpost.com/food/2021/01/25/coke-with-coffee-coca-cola/ Hanson's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/MinovskyArticle/status/1353405807778529282?s=20 Kyle's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/WyattDuncan/status/1353811399542099969 Community GALOT -https://twitter.com/DothTheDoth/status/1354143174516736000?s=20**** Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Kris BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit PrettyGoodPrinting.com Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge Mark Seliga Bucket of Jello Andrew Vala Ludwig Roque Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Clint Farley Richard Smuts Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Zach Einck SlyckNic Steve Bamdad

    Resident Evil Village, Hitman 3, RE: Verse

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 22, 2021 102:50

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, and Jeff Marchiafava are joined by Resident Evil superfan Alex Aniel (@CVXFreak) to break down the Resident Evil Showcase stream, the reveal of Resident Evil Village's gameplay, the announcement of the competitive game Resident Evil RE: Verse, and more. Then we talk about IO Interactive's Hitman 3 and Ana Diaz joins us to answer questions submitted by the community on Patreon! To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:02:43 - Resident Evil Village 00:24:22 - Resident Evil RE: Verse 00:30:14 - Hitman 3 00:42:29 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:45:58 - Thanking iam8bit 00:47:26 - Community questions 01:34:52 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.npr.org/2021/01/19/958339302/see-saws-built-on-u-s-border-wall-win-prestigious-design-prize Suriel's GALOT - https://www.polygon.com/2021/1/7/22214717/capcom-vs-snk-an-oral-history Hanson's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHKrB0LJuDY Ana's GALOT - https://twitter.com/nick_sawhney/status/1352070155141079043 Community GALOT -https://youtu.be/04JkdHEX3Yk Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Kris BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit PrettyGoodPrinting.com Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge Mark Seliga Bucket of Jello Andrew Vala Ludwig Roque Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Clint Farley Richard Smuts Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Zach Einck SlyckNic Steve Bamdad

    The Most Anticipated Games Of 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2021 133:33

    Episode Notes On this week's episode of The MinnMax Show, Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez, Leo Vader, and special guest Janet Garcia run down our 5 most anticipated games of 2021 and also share picks from the community! We talk about God of War "Ragnarok" on the PlayStation 5, New Pokemon Snap, and debate whether Breath of the Wild's sequel and Elden Ring will release this year. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Check out Janet's Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/Gameonysus To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:00:40 - Janet Garcia on leaving IGN 00:05:35 - The most anticipated games of 2021 00:08:48 - Season 00:10:56 - Elite Dangerous Odyssey 00:12:30 - GhostWire Tokyo 00:14:33 - It Takes Two 00:18:12 - Disco Elysium: The Final Cut 00:19:54 - Guilty Gear Strive 00:25:04 - Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart 00:30:17 - Psychonauts 2 00:33:14 - Super Mario 3D World/Bowser's Fury 00:37:50 - New Pokemon Snap 00:40:23 - Deathloop 00:42:44 - Resident Evil Village 00:44:59 - Age of Empires IV 00:46:36 - Twelve Minutes 00:49:18 - Hitman 3 00:53:56 - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 00:57:37 - God of War 01:00:21 - The community's most anticipated games of 2021 01:04:06 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:09:04 - Thanking iam8bit 01:11:03 - Community questions 02:02:54 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT -  https://openai.com/blog/dall-e/ Ana's GALOT -  https://themuse.jezebel.com/rita-ora-is-still-dead-in-the-pokemon-universe-judging-1846050260 Hanson's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/ManMadeMoon/status/1348748164208021504?s=20 Janet's GALOT -  https://www.cnet.com/news/old-time-sea-shanties-taking-over-tiktok-heres-why/ Community GALOT -https://twitter.com/ibogost/status/1348042615887900672?s=20   Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Kris BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit PrettyGoodPrinting.com Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Zachary Pligge Mark Seliga Bucket of Jello Andrew Vala Ludwig Roque Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Clint Farley Richard Smuts Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Preetham Yarlagadda Starkiller Zach Einck SlyckNic Steve Bamdad

    Our Top 10 Games Of 2020

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2021 138:54

    Episode Notes MinnMax's Ben Hanson, Leo Vader, Ana Diaz, and Jeff Marchiafava share the MinnMax community's hive-mind official ranking of the best games from 2020 before we each share our personal Top 10s. We hope you enjoy Game of the Year lists, because this episode is filled to the brim! Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:06:23 - The MinnMax community's favorite games of 2020 00:27:55 - Leo Vader's Top 10 Games from 2020 00:34:51 - Suriel Vazquez's Top 10 Games from 2020 00:35:32 - Jeff Marchiafava Top 10 Games from 2020 00:44:16 - Kyle Hilliard's Top 10 Games from 2020 00:45:01 - Ana Diaz's Top 10 Games from 2020 01:02:57 - Ben Hanson's Top 10 Games from 2020 01:08:23 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:13:32 - Thanking iam8bit 01:14:48 - Community questions 02:04:20 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT -  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada Ana's GALOT - https://twitter.com/alex_moukala/status/1343899887088316417 Hanson's GALOT -  https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep-10-nintendos-gunpei-yokois-history-with-matt-alt/id1536393630?i=1000502554026 Leo's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/jimhejl/status/1075023434147684353 Community GALOT -https://kotaku.com/former-xbox-executives-say-nintendo-laughed-their-asses-1846000965   Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax PrettyGoodPrinting.com Rich McLaughlin’s Opposwitch BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit This Week In Video Games Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Chris Logan Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang Mark Seliga Starkiller Ludwig Roque Andrew Vala Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Zach Einck Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

    Game Of The Year Debate 2020 Part 2/The Final List

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2020 187:41

    Episode Notes Welcome to the grand finale of our Game of the Year debate for 2020. In this episode, we finish building a list of the greatest games from 2020 called The Two Tens. Ben Hanson, Jeff Marchiafava, Leo Vader, Suriel Vazquez, Kyle Hilliard, and Ana Diaz debate the correct ranking for games like Ghost of Tsushima, Half-Life: Alyx, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Hades, The Last of Us Part II, and more. To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:53:51 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:56:48 - Thanking iam8bit and game case trivia 01:03:06 - Finishing off the Game of the Year list   Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax PrettyGoodPrinting.com Rich McLaughlin’s Opposwitch BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit This Week In Video Games Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Chris Logan Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang Mark Seliga Starkiller Ludwig Roque Andrew Vala Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Zach Einck Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

    Game Of The Year Debate 2020 Part 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 24, 2020 131:02

    Welcome to the Game of the Year debate from MinnMax! We're building a list of the greatest games from 2020, which we call The Two Tens. Ben Hanson, Jeff Marchiafava, Leo Vader, Suriel Vazquez, Kyle Hilliard, and eventually Ana Diaz talk about their favorite games this year and start to build the list. If you can't wait to hear the rest of the discussion, you can watch next week's discussion early by supporting MinnMax at the Backstage Pass tier. Just don't spoil it for everybody else! To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:40:56 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:44:33 - Thanking iam8bit and game case trivia 00:46:10 - Back to building the list   Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax PrettyGoodPrinting.com Rich McLaughlin’s Opposwitch BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit This Week In Video Games Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Chris Logan Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang Mark Seliga Starkiller Ludwig Roque Andrew Vala Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Zach Einck Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

    The MinnMax Awards 2020

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2020 243:53

    Episode Notes On this huge episode of The MinnMax Show, Ben Hanson, Jeff Marchiafava, Suriel Vazquez, Ana Diaz, Kyle Hilliard, and Leo Vader unpack the year's highlights by debating the nominees and winners for our categories. We talk about the biggest games of the year like Final Fantasy VII Remake, The Last of Us Part II, Ghost of Tsushima, Yakuza: Like a Dragon, Half-Life: Alyx, and more. Each category earns a Maximum winner and a Minimum winner, naturally. We stayed pretty vague, but we've noted in the timestamps below which games are very lightly spoiled in these discussions. The next two episodes of The MinnMax Show will cover our full game of the year debates, and you can watch us record them live early by jumping into the Backstage Pass tier on Patreon. To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:03:16 - Biggest News 00:22:14 - Best Thing 00:51:11 - Dumbest Thing 01:24:57 - Best Podcast Game 01:32:10 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:35:27 - Thanking iam8bit 01:41:11 - The Game We All Agree Is Probably Good But We Didn’t Play 01:53:42 - Best Character (Light, vague spoilers for The Last of Us Part II and Hades) 02:20:25 - Best Moment (Light, vague spoilers for The Last of Us Part II, Half-Life: Alyx, Kentucky Route Zero, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity) 03:33:00 - The Greatest Work Of Art Of All Time (2020) Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax PrettyGoodPrinting.com Rich McLaughlin’s Opposwitch BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit This Week In Video Games Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Chris Logan Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang Mark Seliga Starkiller Ludwig Roque Andrew Vala Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Zach Einck Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

    2020's Best Game Music, Cyberpunk 2077 Reactions

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 10, 2020 129:52

    Episode Notes On this episode of The MinnMax Show podcast, Ben Hanson and Kyle Hilliard are joined by music extraordinaire Emily Reese (from Level with Emily) to share our top 3 music tracks from video games in 2020. We talk about Hades, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and more along with great submissions from the community. Then Ana Diaz and Jeff Marchiafava join us to answer community questions and talk about the early reviews for Cyberpunk 2077 from CD Projekt RED and the reaction towards those reviews. You can submit a question for us to answer on the show by supporting MinnMax on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro/CrossFade plug 00:05:20 - The Deepest Dive on Cyberpunk 2077 00:07:39 - Zombie Army 4 Dead War 00:10:25 - Spiritfarer 00:13:07 - Dreams 00:15:45 - The Pathless 00:18:26 - Ghost of Tsushima 00:22:28 - Ikenfell 00:24:51 - Hades 00:29:42 - Signs of the Sojourner 00:33:57 - Final Fantasy VII Remake 00:40:27 - Kunai 00:41:48 - Sackboy: A Big Adventure 00:43:00 - The Darwin Project 00:45:11 - Ori and the Will of the Wisps 00:47:16 - Immortals Fenyx Rising 00:48:35 - Microsoft Flight Simulator 00:50:08 - Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War 00:51:46 - Risk of Rain 2 00:52:51 - Final Fantasy VII Remake 00:54:09 - Astro's Playroom 00:55:51 - Paradise Killer 00:57:05 - Paper Mario: The Origami King 00:58:02 - Animal Crossing: New Horizons 01:00:30 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:06:08 - Thanking iam8bit 01:07:31 - Community questions 02:02:12 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT - https://www.netflix.com/title/81337235  Ana's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/Spoon_Cats/status/1335079446894796801?s=19 Hanson's GALOT - https://www.vg247.com/2020/12/04/monster-hunter-film-metal-gear-solid/amp/  Community GALOT - https://youtu.be/PqbB07n_uQ4 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax PrettyGoodPrinting.com Rich McLaughlin’s Opposwitch BeatenDownBrian Iam8bit This Week In Video Games Jawarhello Mirko Arico-Torreno Chris Logan Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang Mark Seliga Starkiller Ludwig Roque Andrew Vala Jesse Vitelli SuperSeriousSam Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Clint Farley Preetham Yarlagadda Clayton Myers Spider_Dan Zach Einck Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

    22 Hidden Gems, Predicting Game Of The Year, Immortals Fenyx Rising - The MinnMax Show

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2020 154:10

    Episode Notes Welcome back to The MinnMax Show! We have a huge, fun episode for you this week as we're joined by friend of the show Jacob Geller to talk about Ubisoft's Immortals Fenyx Rising and how it compares to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Then we're joined by Ana Diaz and Leo Vader as we share (along with the community) our picks for the most underappreciated games of 2020. We also look at the nominees for The Game Awards' Game of the Year and pick the most likely winner. Then we answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Check out Jacob Geller's YouTube channel here - https://bit.ly/2Vs3ezl To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:04:16 - Announcing The Deepest Dive 00:07:37 - Immortals Fenyx Rising 00:35:39 - 22 hidden gems from 2020 00:36:40 - Tales From Off-Peak City Vol. 1 00:38:32 - Black Mesa 00:40:22 - Umurangi Generation 00:45:23 - The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners 00:47:16 - Pumpkin Jack 00:47:46 - Carrion 00:49:26 - Treachery in Beatdown City 00:52:16 - Persona 5 Royal 00:54:58 - Rogue Company 00:58:01 - HyperDot 00:58:43 - Mýrdalssandur, Iceland 01:01:09 - If Found 01:04:04 - Kentucky Route Zero 01:06:30 - Until You Fall 01:09:51 - Littlewood 01:11:20 - UnderMine 01:11:46 - Manifold Garden 01:12:02 - Streets of Rage 4 01:12:28 - Among Trees 01:12:55 - Bug Fables 01:13:12 - CrossCode 01:13:48 - Paper Mario: The Origami King 01:14:48 - Noita 01:15:41 - Gears Tactics 01:17:03 - Community picks for 2020's underappreciated games Ori and the Will of the Wisps Spiritfarer Legends of Runeterra Factorio Dreams Ikenfell Troubleshooter: Abandoned Children Resident Evil 3 Rune Factory 4 Special/The Longing Crash Bandicoot 4 Predator: Hunting Grounds Super Mario 35 Cloud Punk Doom Eternal 01:31:21 - Predicting The Game Awards' Game of the Year 01:37:38 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 01:40:11 - Thanking iam8bit 01:42:02 - Community questions 02:24:27 - Get A Load Of This Ana's GALOT - https://twitter.com/LumpyTouch/status/1333459900819595265 Leo's GALOT - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDH140dLq5M Suriel's GALOT -  https://twitter.com/NeilNevins/status/1329085500326510597?s=19 Hanson's GALOT -  https://www.resetera.com/threads/john-garvin-and-jeff-ross-longtime-creative-and-game-directors-at-sony-bend-studio-have-both-departed-the-company.336513/ Community GALOT -https://kotaku.com/the-xbox-series-x-can-run-ps2-games-1845778669   Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Synced Up Podcast Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno Rich McLaughlin Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang BeatenDownBrian mark seliga Jawarhello Ludwig Roque Andrew vala jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam Ssnake24 Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Jt Fels Preetham Yarlagadda Clint Farley Spider_Dan Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

    Breath Of The Wild's Prequel, Nintendo's Absurd Year, Destiny 2's New Raid

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 26, 2020 122:31

    Welcome back to The MinnMax Show, everybody! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Ana Diaz, and Suriel Vazquez talk about Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity on the Nintendo Switch before unpacking Nintendo's releases in 2020 and their record-breaking hardware and software sales. Then Suriel explains why the new raid in Destiny 2: Beyond Light has changed his opinion about Bungie's latest release. Then Leo Vader and Jeff Marchiafava join to answer questions submitted on Patreon by the community and award the iam8bit question of the week! You can win a prize and help make the show better by supporting us on Patreon and leaving a question! https://www.patreon.com/minnmax To jump to a particular discussion, check out the timestamps below... 00:00:00 - Intro 00:05:56 - Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity 00:25:55 - Nintendo's bizarre 2020 00:36:46 - Game & Watch: Super Mario Bros. 00:45:25 - Destiny 2: Beyond Light's raid 00:56:49 - Thanking MinnMax's biggest supporters 00:59:49 - Thanking iam8bit 01:01:38 - Community questions 01:52:06 - Get A Load Of This JeffM's GALOT -  https://apnews.com/article/dutch-whale-tail-sculpture-catches-train-de0577175ba65260b4bd0923bf7b4a08 Leo's GALOT - https://www.wired.com/2016/03/sadness-beauty-watching-googles-ai-play-go/ Hanson's GALOT -  https://www.hbomax.com/coming-soon/fresh-prince-reunion Ana's GALOT -  https://www.boredpanda.com/sea-urchins-tiny-hats/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=organic Community GALOT -https://twitter.com/WarpDoor/status/1331185082434949120?s=19 Buy MinnMax merch here - https://minnmax.com/merch Follow us on Twitter - https://twitter.com/minnmaxshow Go behind the scenes on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/minnmaxshow Follow us on Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/minnmaxshow Please support us on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax   Thanks to the following Patreon supporters for their generous support of MinnMax at the $50 tier! Get your name on the list right here - https://www.patreon.com/minnmax Synced Up Podcast Iam8bit Mirko Arico-Torreno Rich McLaughlin Zachary Pligge Rebekah Lang BeatenDownBrian mark seliga Jawarhello Ludwig Roque Andrew vala jesse vitelli SuperSeriousSam Ssnake24 Thomas Hoster Yarrow SpiralInYourEyes Richard Smuts Jt Fels Preetham Yarlagadda Clint Farley Spider_Dan Steve Bamdad SlyckNic

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