August 2016 is over! This past month was a big milestone for Source Gaming! We made it through two years, and to celebrate we organized interviews with three of the Smash announcers! The livestream was also a lot of fun, and I hope to set up more in the future. If you haven’t read it, June 2016 Review is here.
Videos and Podcasts (4):
SourceCast 19: The Future of amiibo– The SG Team provides their thoughts on the future of Nintendo’s amiibo.
Straight from the Source: Dean Harrington – PushDustIn and Spazzy_D interview Melee’s announcer, Dean Harrington!
Video of Birthday Livestream (Discussion with Special Guests) – Xander Mobus, Ash Paulsen, James Montagna, Artsy Omni, and the SG team discuss working on Smash.
Smash Trivia with Xander Mobus! – How many of these can you answer? Find out!
Pokémon and Smash [Masuda x Sakurai] – We provide a short translation of Sakurai and Masuda talking about Pokemon in Smash.
Japan Isn’t That Weird…It’s the Internet – PushDustIn explains why Japan’s weirdness isn’t all that real.
BoxBoxBoy! – Review – Nantendo reviews this new puzzle game by HAL.
July 2016 Review – PushDustIn reviews July’s articles!
Quintessential Sakurai Reading List – PushDustIn provides a list of articles that everyone should read in order to better understand the director of Smash.
Bloc: Review – Wolfman_J reviews Bloc for the Wii U!
Straight from the Source: Matt Bloch Part 1
Straight from the Source: Matt Bloch Part 2 – PushDustIn interviews the first foreign owner of a video game bar in Japan!
SG Choice: SNES Mini – The SG Team writes what games they think are likely if Nintendo were to make a SNES Mini.
Kirby Cafe Impressions – PushDustIn provides impressions from the Japan-only Kirby Cafe!
Straight from the Source: Amir Latif (Mario Artist Paint Studio/Sound Studio ) – The SG Team interviews Amir Latif, who worked on Creator and a bunch of other N64 titles!
Source Gaming is Two Years Old! – PushDustin reflects on starting Source Gaming and the past two years.
Favorite SG Article + Reflections – The team discusses their favorite articles.
Dream Roster – Fire Emblem Warriors – What would a Fire Emblem Warriors cast look like? Nantendo provides his thoughts.
Sources for Smash Trivia – PushDustIn provides the sources for Smash Trivia. Special thanks to IntelliHeath for his help with the questions!
Holism: the Ink of Splatoon – Wolfman_J discusses how Splatoon broke the mold of the FPS genre.
When Will the NX Be Announced Anyway? – SmashChu discusses possible times when the NX could be announced.
Straight from the Source: Pat Cashman (Brawl Announcer) – The SG Team interviews Pat Cashman, the announcer from Brawl!
The Legend of Zelda: Art & Artifacts Review – PushDustIn provides a review of the new art book released in Japan.
5 Things: Donkey Kong – TheAnvil discusses 5 things Donkey Kong could use to improve.
SG Choice: Gameboy Mini – If Nintendo were to make the Gameboy Mini, what would it look like? The SG Team responds.
Straight from the Source: Michael and Matthew Taranto – PushDustIn interviews the creators behind Tadpole Treble, and Brawl in the Family.
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Mains: Yoshi (64), Game and Watch (Melee), Wario (Brawl), Wario/Pac-Man (Smash for 3DS/Wii U)