Frank Cifaldi, Tim Rogers and Brandon Sheffield answer Alex Jaffe’s questions about Nintendo’s last video game ever, committing fraud, and Turds of the Castle.

Questions this week:

  1. What’s still easier for you to do in real life than in a video game? (11:10)
  2. How do you scam the speculative market with a storage container of five hundred copies of an underwhelming NES game? (16:49)
  3. What will be the title of Nintendo’s last game? (24:25)
  4. SpencerGifs asks: Has the video game controller been finalized? (34:58)
  5. What is the video game equivalent of film’s “award bait” traits? (43:27)
  6. Jean-Michel Basquiat said that art is how we decorate space, and music is how we decorate time. What do we decorate with video games? (52:09)

LIGHTNING ROUND: GameFAQ&As - Doom (53:47)

Recommendations and Outro (58:55)

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Hosted by Alex Jaffe, with Frank Cifaldi, Tim Rogers, and Brandon Sheffield. Edited by Esper Quinn. Original Music by Kurt Feldman.