A show dedicated to deep dives into the world of Hideo Kojima by a group of experts that explores his work from Metal Gear Solid to Death Stranding, the history and future of video games, and everything in-between. Hosted by Nitroid, F1NG3RS, & DazeAhead.
#52 - The Boy Who Cried Sniper Wolf feat. Shaine Smith
1:10:39Are you tired of rumors? Because we sure are. Shaine Smith joins us once again as we collectively cope with the onslaught of Metal Gear Solid, Castlevania, and Silent Hill remake "news" in the wake of Sony's acquisition of Bluepoint Games. Recorded on October 8, 2021.
#51 - Using Your Wits & Fists feat. Jacklifear & UnEpic Fran (UnMetal)
1:01:32This week, the crew sees what happens when you combine the love of an old computer platform with concentrated parody as we talk to the UnMetal team about MSX development, writing comedy in gaming, and building a relationship with the Metal Gear community. Recorded on September 25, 2021.
#50 - Path of Hideo
1:26:37Happy 50th! F1NG3RS returns to the show as we explore Hideo Kojima's appreciation for The Matrix, share our thoughts on the recent PlayStation Showcase, and reflect on our favorite moments from episodes past. Recorded on September 10, 2021.
#49 - Poetry In Emotion feat. James Clinton Howell
1:24:11This week, prolific Metal Gear critic and Kojima Productions localizer James Clinton Howell talks about connections in Kojima games that you may have not noticed, but your brain did. We also discuss game glitches, Death Stranding: Substance and digital decay. Recorded on August 27, 2021.
#48 - The Boba Skip & Other Stories feat. Boba (Yogscast)
1:09:00The world of Metal Gear Solid is once again rocked as a game breaking glitch is discovered by Yogscast member, Twitch streamer, and series newcomer Boba. She joins us this week to discuss viewing classic games through a modern lens, 'Kojima Logic', and her experience playing through MGS for the first time. Recorded on August 21, 2021.
#47 - Playable Teaser Stress Disorder
1:01:25We're back! ApacheSmash fills in for F1NG3RS this episode as we investigate what Abandoned by Blue Box Game Studios has to do with P.T. and Silent Hills, how to play Metal Gear Solid 3 blindfolded, and what our Top 3 favorite Cyborg Ninja levels in MGS: VR Missions are. Recorded on August 6, 2021.
#46 - Legends of Localization feat. Jeremy Blaustein
1:25:58Professional localizer Jeremy Blaustein joins us this week to talk about his history with Metal Gear Solid and Silent Hill, the myths surrounding the art of translation, and what the future holds for both he and his new company Dragonbaby. Recorded on July 9, 2021.
#45 - He's Lost Control feat. Adam_Online
1:13:27This week, the crew explores the more technical side of Metal Gear content creation, talking with Adam_Online about Metal Gear modding and his work on 'MGSV: The Definitive Film'. We also discuss Sony acquisitions, Kojima's "did you know" tweets, and the rumors surrounding a possible Microsoft partnership. Recorded July 2nd, 2021.
#44 - Shinkansen Songstress feat. Donna Burke
1:09:13This week, the wonderful Donna Burke keeps us on our toes as we discuss her vocal work in Metal Gear Solid V and Silent Hill, her new podcast 'Making it in Japan', and her upcoming concert series. Recorded on June 24, 2021.
#43 - Mood Over Melody feat. Ludvig Forssell
1:03:57Composer extraordinaire Ludvig Forssell joins us this week to talk about his work on Metal Gear Solid V, P.T., and the upcoming Death Stranding Director's Cut. Recorded on June 14, 2021.