Letdowns and Love-Ins: Best and Worst of the Tokyo Game Show (Podcast 2/2)

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In the previous Tokyo Game Show Podcast, we talked about the weirdest things we saw and did in Tokyo. This time around, it's the juicy stuff: "Best of" TGS Awards followed by quickfire game evaluations of a whole stack of others.

00:45 - Best New Game in an Old Game's Clothing Award
04:09 - Best Game Existing in an Archive Award
05:09 - Biggest Surprise (that we actually kind of knew about) Award
07:47 - Actual Surprise Award
09:25 - Biggest Letdown Award
14:59 - Other letdowns, in brief.
16:14 - But back to the good awards! Blackest Ops Award
18:47 - Least Charted Award
20:55 - The Darkest Soul Award
23:42 - Rudest Bear Award
23:51 - GR Listener question from MandaloreHunter
26:06 - Pavilion
29:30 - Thumper and Mushroom 11
36:27 - Other rapid-fire impressions: Walden  || 37:29 - Ace Attorney 6
38:59 - Hyrule Warriors for 3DS, YIIK: A Postmodern RPG
40:18 - Zodiac, Sara and the Viper's Crown, Back in 1995
43:51 - Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!, Kineo and Usuko, Reel Blade, and Rabi-Ribi

Here's a quick images gallery of stuff that comes up in our conversation, though not necessarily in order. Just a reference point.


 

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