Nintendo Times Radio 26: Merry-O Christmas

Happy holidays everyone! We catch you up to speed on what we’ve been playing, including our thoughts on Super Mario Run, more Forza Horizon 3 talk, and some Inside impressions. We also talk a lot about the Nintendo Switch in the Headlines section as well as our scathing thoughts on Nintendo’s botched NES Classic Edition launch.

Be sure to stick around for our feature presentation where we talk about our favorite holiday gaming memories. Be sure to share your thoughts in the comments below!



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Show Notes:

Nintendo Times Radio is a podcast covering the entire spectrum of the video game universe. Unlike the site, we often discuss games and topics unrelated to Nintendo. In other words, even if you’re not the biggest Nintendo fan out there, we hope you’ll find some value in our conversations and topics. Here’s what’s in store for this episode:



4:37 – Ben – Batman: The Telltale Series (PS4 Pro)

8:29 – Ben – Lego Dimensions (PS4 Pro)

9:29 – Ben – Inside (PS4 Pro)

17:56 – Ben & Craig – Super Mario Run (iOS)

31:52 – James & Craig – Forza Horizon 3 (Xbox One)

43:21 – Nier Automata Demo (PS4 Pro)


49:53 – Super Nintendo World

54:09 – Nintendo Switch Presentation Date & Time

55:29 – Yooka-Laylee Cancelled for Wii U – Coming to Switch

56:19 – Nov. 2016 NPD Data

1:01:00 – NES Classic Edition Sales Debacle

1:10:01 – Nintendo Switch Hands-On Event Dates

1:13:09 – Nintendo Switch CPU & GPU Clock Speeds

1:32:45 – Nintendo Switch Patents


1:48:06 – Holiday Gaming Memories


Contact us on Twitter at:

Craig: @CraigMajaski
James: @MajorLameGamer
Ben: @BenGaming00

Music Credits:

Intro: Frontier by Doctor Vox
♫ DOCTOR VOX – Frontier

47:00 – Christmas Sailing by Dale, Kaijin – Final Fantasy Remix

1:46:38 – Walrus Cove by Rare – Diddy Kong Racing OST

2:19:55 – Snowball Park by Nintendo – Super Mario 3D World OST


Craig Majaski

Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He's currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.

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