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We break quarantine to hang out with Austin Walker (Waypoint Radio, Friends at the Table) and discuss some of the biggest games of the month - Final Fantasy VII Remake, which captures at least some of the magic of the original, and Animal Crossing New Horizons, which has been softening our brains into mush for almost a month now. We wrap up with some discussion of an indie RPG called Horizon's Gate, the PS5, and videogame journalism as an institution.
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5:59 - Why are so many videogame journalists into wrestling?
13:50 - FFVII Remake
1:00:19 - Animal Crossing New Horizons
1:23:10 - Will the next generation of videogame console tech bring a significant creative leap?
1:34:53 - Horizon's Gate
1:38:40 - Waypoint, Kill Screen, and videogame journalism
Intro/Outro music is "TABOO" by SEIHO