PotsCast

PotsCast

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The LootPots Podcast - Nintendo related gaming discussion.


044: Big Black Hole
Oct 19 • 70 min
This week Epic has got the entire gaming community talking about Fortnite again, Blizzards issues are having an impact on Nintendo fans, and a new Kirby game could be on the cards. Then it's Pete vs. Steve in a tense round of Name That Game! 00:01:17 -…
043: Luis Lite
Oct 11 • 78 min
On this week's show Pete and DJ are joined by YouTuber Luis Alamilla to discuss Galarian Ponyta, review Switch Lite and answer your questions! 00:00:00 - What We're Playing 00:19:40 - Mailbag 00:41:38 - Galarian Ponyta 00:47:31 - DOOM Eternal Delayed…
042: Just Go Southeast!
Oct 4 • 69 min
Pete, Pixel, and Steve are back to discuss The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening and those pesky frame rate jitters. Before that, we answer your listener questions and cover the hottest stories of the week including that new Hovel Knight: King of Cars…
041: Honk’s Awakening
Oct 1 • 68 min
Steve fills in for Pete this week and is joined by fellow LootPots writer, Max Wright. The duo share some cursory thoughts on Link's Awakening before sharing which games chipped away at their time instead. After the news, Max and Steve dig into the crazy…
040: A Tale of Two Casts
Sep 20 • 66 min
On this week's show Pete and Pixel discuss the elite four, Fire Emblem's patch controversy and answer your questions! Then, NEW CHALLENGERS APPROACH when Pixel has to dip out for the main topic, Pete is joined by Max and DJ to discuss Sirfetch'd and…
039: PecsCast
Sep 13 • 68 min
Pete, Steve, and Pixelpar are reunited just in time to embark on a Ring Fit Adventure to defeat a bodybuilding dragon. Meanwhile, Pete and Pixel have been making their way through Super Mario World and Steve's been messing around in Crayola Scoot and…
038: Copy Paste Cupcakes
Sep 6 • 76 min
Shadow-drop all the things! This week we've recruited special guest Liam Robertson (@Doctor_Cupcakes) to help us dive into the September Nintendo Direct. From Overwatch to Pokémon, we've got it covered… well… as much as we could fit in anyway! 00:00:00 -…
037: Nindie World Order
Aug 27 • 71 min
Pokémon, Witcher, Gamescom and a Nindie Showcase! It’s certainly been a busy week for Nintendo fans, so Pete and Steve are here to catch up on everything Switch. What we're playing (Fire Emblem: Three Houses Discussion) 00:08:55 - New Pokemon Sword and…
036: The Funtastic Episode
Aug 16 • 54 min
Steve fills in for Pete this week and is joined by fellow LootPots writer, DJ. The duo discuss the prospect of SNES games on Switch, Little Town Hero, and video game collection. Then, with PAX West and Gamescom around the corner, Steve and DJ talk about…
035: Pokémon Black Pudding
Aug 10 • 74 min
This week Pete expresses his love for Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Steve has been playing some classic hits such as DOOM and Hotel Mario, while Pixelpar revisits one of his all-time favourite games. Then we dig into the news and what's out this week before…
034: Tokyo (Joy-Con) Drift
Jul 26 • 71 min
On this week’s PotsCast, we tackle the new model of Nintendo Switch, talk Joy-Con drift, and discover just what Team Rocket are up to now. 0:00 - Intro/What We're Playing 14:41 - Luigi's Mansion 3 19:41 - Updated Switch Prime Model 26:44 - New Joy-Con…
033: PotsCast Lite
Jul 19 • 78 min
With Pixelpar away this week, fellow LootPots writer, DJ joins Pete and Steve. We discuss video game collection, Super Monkey Ball, and answer your listener questions. Then we close out the show by sharing our thoughts on the Switch Lite and whether the…
032: Bliss is Ignorance
Jul 13 • 80 min
In this Gigantamax episode Pete, Steve and Pixelpar discuss the newest Pokémon Sword & Shield gimmick and share thoughts on the latest trailer for the game. Before that, Pete and Steve talk about their experiences with Super Mario Maker 2, while Pixelpar…
031: Show & Tel Aviv
Jun 28 • 97 min
It's Q&A time this week as Pete and Steve answer your listener questions! Before that, it seems that all signs really do point to Switch Mini, Pete shares his Nintendo Store memories, and we discuss the Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Switch version and…
030: Hyrule Dance Party
Jun 20 • 71 min
It's been a week since E3 ended so Pete, Steve, and Pixelpar find out whose predictions were right and relax a little with a quiet news week. Pete's been playing a new game featuring a banana and gives his thoughts and impressions before the crew dig deep…
029: The Legend of E3
Jun 14 • 65 min
E3! E3! E3! Did we mention E3 yet? Well, it's that time of year again, so Pete and Steve are geared up to talk about everything Nintendo had in store for fans this year. From Animal Crossing to Zelda (it doesn't matter which one), we've got you covered.…
028: A Dynamax Direct
Jun 6 • 83 min
We're hot off the presses with reactions to the Pokémon Sword and Shield Direct! Before we jump in and get our heads around Dynamax Pokémon, Pete and Pixelpar share their thoughts Gato Roboto, while Steve talks about the game we all should have been…
027: Gerald of Rivia
May 30 • 59 min
This week, Pixelpar tries once again to get Pete and Steve to play The Witcher 3, we follow up on the UNIQLO competition, and our next game club (that we absolutely will play this time) is decided on. Closing out the show we talk about that upcoming…
026: Lets Get Physical
May 23 • 78 min
Joined by special guest George (of Super Rare Games), Pete and Pixelpar chinwag their way around the latest Pokémon and Super Mario Maker 2 news. George gets grilled on physical games and Pete finally finds someone who loves Undertale as much as he does.…
025: Dreams of E3
May 16 • 55 min
Pete decided to have a lie-in this week so Steve and Pixelpar go alone. Steve gives his (spoiler free) thoughts on the Detective Pikachu movie before getting into the news of a new Pokémon mobile game, Tetris 99's paid DLC, and the weird happenings with…
024: Name That Champion
May 10 • 54 min
We're all back with a bang this week, talking Devil May Cry, Darksiders & Biomutant leaks, and our expectations for Detective Pikachu. Then it's the tie-breaking round of Name That Game as Pete and Pixelpar go head-to-head to see who is crowned champion!…
023: Brotherly Love
May 3 • 88 min
Pete and Steve man the fort while Pixelpar is out crafting competitions. We give our thoughts on Persona 5 Scramble, what "boost" mode on Nintendo Switch could mean, Steve gets jealous Pete can play Mario Kart Tour before him, and we answer some hot…
022: Son of a Switch
Mar 28 • 52 min
Pete's back as host this week and is apparently playing 73 games at once. There's talk of some new Nintendo Switch models that may be coming later this year, a possible Mario Maker 2 release date, and a new Shantae game is on the way. Then, Steve quizzes…
021: Switching Deals with the Devil
Mar 22 • 63 min
With our resident "brash American" out this week, Steve fills in as host and talks about the "Star" games he's been playing. Meanwhile, Pixelpar has been digging deep into the Pokémon trailer and solving puzzles in Baba is You. Then we breakdown the…
020: Happy AnniVRsery
Mar 11 • 81 min
Nintendo Switch turned two this week so the Pete, Steve and Pixelpar celebrate the hybrid console by reminiscing about the last couple of years. It also looks like the rumours were true and VR is on its way in the form of a Labo kit, there are some new…
019: Keep Calm and Pokémon
Feb 28 • 85 min
Apparently, there was some big Pokémon news this week so we get our Swords and Shields at the ready and give thoughts on the upcoming Gen 8 games. Before that, Pete, Steve and Pixelpar give thanks to Reggie Fils-Aimé, discuss the possibility of Xbox Game…
018: Stealth’s Awakening
Feb 22 • 119 min
This week the PotsCast crew are joined by special guest, Stealth! In this bumper episode, Pete, Steve, Pixelpar and Stealth dig deep into February's jam-packed Nintendo Direct. Before that, Pixel professes his love once again for Hollow Knight, Steve gets…
017: Mario’s Millions
Feb 8 • 71 min
With Pete away, Steve plays host for a week. After gushing about Wargroove, we discuss the leaked and later announced Darksiders Warmastered Edition, a new Dr. Mario game, and the possibility of Xbox Live on Switch. Then we comb over some of the stats and…
016: Primed But Not Prime
Feb 1 • 85 min
The band is back together and ready to tackle a crazy week of news! In his absence Pixelpar's been catching up on some Super Rare Games, Pete's been helping a refugee, and Steve's been scaring villagers. There's also new firmware, Piranha Plants and a…
015: Nindie to the Max
Jan 26 • 83 min
Pixelpar is out on assignment this week so Pete and Steve are joined by fellow LootPots writer, Max Wright. After we've caught up on what we're playing (and reading), we cover the big stories from last week before breaking down Wednesday's Indie…
014: Games! Games! Games! Games!
Jan 11 • 112 min
Between the stack of games releasing this week and Nintendo’s decision to drop some big announcements on twitter, there’s a lot to get through in this episode. Throw in some alternative controllers and a bit of seaman and you’ve got one packed PotsCast.…
013: Chat to the Future
Jan 4 • 89 min
It's a brand new year and a brand new podcast. Well, the podcast is pretty much the same but we're confident Nintendo has lots in store for 2019. So pull up a chair and join us as we ramble our way through rumours, targets, potential announcements, and…
012: Switchmas Special 2018
Dec 27, 2018 • 68 min
It's Christmas and 2019 is almost upon us! We share our favourite games of 2018, some we wish we'd had time to play and talk about what we're looking forward to in the year ahead. Grab yourself a hot chocolate and a mince pie and join us for the fun……
011: So You’re Getting a Switch…
Dec 22, 2018 • 102 min
Christmas is just around the corner and if Santa is leaving a Switch under your tree this year there are a few things you might want to know! Before that, we talk comic books, try to pronounce Taiko no Tatsujin, and consider if you should wait for…
010: Jokers On You
Dec 17, 2018 • 76 min
Pete and Pixelpar share some first impressions on Smash Bros. Ultimate, Steve shares his thoughts on Carcassonne and Katamari Damacy Reroll. Then we dive headfirst into an absolutely slam-packed news week complete with announcements like the return of…
009: Metroid Primed?
Dec 5, 2018 • 67 min
Rumours of loftwings and assassins fill the air, leaving us to ponder what surprises this year’s Game Awards might have in store for Nintendo fans. Pete finally manages to get his hands on some long awaited reader mail and it's beginning to look a lot…
008: Can You Diglett?
Nov 23, 2018 • 103 min
Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and Let’s Go, Pikachu! have been out for a week and we apparently have a lot to say about the games! Pop the kettle on and settle down for an in-depth talk about Let’s Go, the Pokéball Plus and what we’d like to see in Pokémon…
007: Let’s Go… to the Movies
Nov 15, 2018 • 72 min
Like Pokémon? Great, because this week we're not only discussing the upcoming Pokémon Let’s Go games but the Detective Pikachu movie trailer too! You'll have to listen to us discuss the upcoming awards series, video apps, and this month's NES games first…
006: Everyone Is Here
Nov 3, 2018 • 73 min
In this special episode of the PotsCast, Pete, Steve and Pixelpar discuss the recent Nintendo Direct that focused on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. New fighters, new amiibo and new modes were revealed and the guys also speculate on which characters may make…
005: Super Snapchat Ultimate
Oct 30, 2018 • 69 min
This week there's news of a new Pokémon evolution, a potential Atari Flashback Classics release date and the possibility of Dreamcast games on Switch. Then Pete, Steve and Pixelpar dig deep into the supposed Super Smash Bros. Ultimate "leak" and discuss…
004: Ocarina of Blank
Oct 19, 2018 • 60 min
Pete finally gets around to playing Dragalia Lost and shares some thoughts with Steve and Pixelpar. Then the trio shares their first forays into the world of Nintendo and Steve quizzes Pete and Pixelpar to discover who is the King of the PotsCast.…
003: Rupees and Rumours
Oct 12, 2018 • 64 min
Pete, Steve and Pixelpar discuss the possibility of a new Switch in 2019 and what they'd like to see from a revised console. There's more D-pad talk, news of a "special" version of The Legend of Zelda and the Undertale game club continues with a…
002: Creatures, Controllers & Comic Sans
Oct 5, 2018 • 68 min
Pete, Steve and Pixelpar contemplate a mysterious a Pokémon trademark, discuss alternative controllers, and talk Tom Nook. The trio then dives deep into a spoiler-filled teardown and discussion about the cult-classic, Undertale. What We’re Playing -…
001: A Smashing Good Chat!
Sep 28, 2018 • 89 min
You’re tuned in to episode #1 of the PotsCast, LootPots.com’s weekly Nintendo podcast. For our maiden voyage Pete, Steve and Pixelpar are discussing their hopes for Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Roster, Nintendo Switch Online, upcoming Nintendo Switch games and…