Tokyo Game Life

Tokyo Game Life

Tokyo based video game podcast focusing on Nintendo and gaming culture in Japan's capital.
Rockman Feature Phone Preservation Project with RockmanCosmo, Fire Emblem Engage, Tokyo Game Dungeon
January 29, 202300:52:4733.8 MB

Rockman Feature Phone Preservation Project with RockmanCosmo, Fire Emblem Engage, Tokyo Game Dungeon

Game preservationist RockmanCosmo joins the pod to chat about the Rockman Feature Phone Preservation Project. We chat about the history of Japan’s unique feature phone gaming era, why some games from big franchises like Mega Man can be lost forever, and what people are doing to preserve these title...

Japanese Arcades with Kid Shoryuken, Pikmin 3 Deluxe, Tactics Ogre Reborn Mid-Game Thoughts
January 15, 202300:53:0344.67 MB

Japanese Arcades with Kid Shoryuken, Pikmin 3 Deluxe, Tactics Ogre Reborn Mid-Game Thoughts

Tokyo resident and YouTuber Kid Shoryuken joins me to chat about Japanese arcades. What are the best arcades in Tokyo? What are some underrated games? How can they adjust to the changing market? We get into all that and more. In the games, I chat about the amazing Pikmin 3 Deluxe and return yet aga...

Game of the Year 2022 with Still Loading Podcast, Perfect Catalogue Gaming Encyclopedia
January 01, 202301:41:3183.27 MB

Game of the Year 2022 with Still Loading Podcast, Perfect Catalogue Gaming Encyclopedia

Josh from the Still Loading Podcast joins me to chat about Game of the Year 2022. What game(s) will take the top prize? We rave about our favorite games of the year, both new and retro titles! In the feature, I flip through the Perfect Catalogue series of gaming encyclopedias. Plus, news about Slow...

Game Localization with Jennifer O'Donnell, Nintendo December 2022 DLC
December 18, 202200:41:2832.25 MB

Game Localization with Jennifer O'Donnell, Nintendo December 2022 DLC

Localization director Jennifer O’Donnell joins me to chat about game localization, the process of bringing a game from one region to another. What makes a great localization? What other skills do you need besides translation? We take a deep dive into this important industry. I also chat about a tri...

Pokemon Shops in Sunshine City with Graceon, Pokemon Scarlet/Violet Final Thoughts
December 04, 202200:53:2341.29 MB

Pokemon Shops in Sunshine City with Graceon, Pokemon Scarlet/Violet Final Thoughts

Pokemon card expert Graceon joins me again on the podcast to chat about the myriad of Pokemon shops in Ikebukuro’s Sunshine City. Whether it be the games, cards, Go, or just snacks, it has something for everyone! I also share my final thoughts on Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, plus reactions to the la...