The MacSplicer Podcast #48 - Everything FGC ft. e4io and Roscoe G

October 13, 2018

The first ever two guests on The MacSplicer Podcast, as I'm joined by good fighting game friends and fellow FGC members, e4io and Roscoe G as we talked about the fighting game landscape as a whole, some specific likes and dislikes about various fighting games, and wrapping it up with some listener questions.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • The fighting game landscape in 2018
  • Modern fighting game design and direction
  • Fighting games and esports partnership
  • Listener questions
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The MacSplicer Podcast #47 - TXT 2018, UFC 229, and Fighting Game Lessons

October 7, 2018

Up late at night once again and so why not wrap up some events that happened earlier in the day. Mainly TXT 2018 and UFC 229.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • TXT 2018
  • Lessons taken from UFC 229
  • Comparison rant
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The MacSplicer Podcast #46 - FGC Housekeeping

October 1, 2018

Just a little bit of a recap of last week and some FGC news/announcement up-keep. It's great that the podcast is finally on audible platforms such as iTunes, Stitcher, and Google Play Music!

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • General FGC up-keep
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The MacSplicer Podcast #45 - Talent in Fighting Games

September 26, 2018

After having a conversation with my roommate about what it takes to get better at fighting games, the aspect of talent is something I realized I didn't give much thought to until recently.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • How talent factors into fighting games
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The MacSplicer Podcast #44 - A Potentially Dangerous Time for the FGC

September 26, 2018

This week's podcast has a bit of a different tone as I express my concern for where the fighting game community is possibly heading if the games that comprise it continue to go down the path of sacrificing depth for accommodating newer players.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • Sacrificing depth in fighting games and its potential consequences
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The MacSplicer Podcast #43 – Tekken 7 Season 2, Arc System Works’ Circuit and Future Games

September 26, 2018

I'm back from moving apartments and getting over a summer flu and with a month gone, I figured why not recap everything I have missed within the FGC and the fighting game landscape.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • Arc Revolution Cup World Tour
  • Arc System Works' future direction
  • Tekken 7 Season 2
  • SFV:AE's Sagat and G
  • Future plans
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The MacSplicer Podcast #42 – FGC Heroes and Villains and Bias in Fighting Games

September 26, 2018

A prerecorded episode this week, not a very long one, I update on my health, the channel, and respond to some of the topic suggestions given to me by viewers and readers of my content.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • Heroes and villains of the FGC
  • Personal bias when talking about fighting games
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The MacSplicer Podcast #41 - DBFZ World Tour and Smash/FGC Recap

September 26, 2018

A quick recap of what has transpired in the last couple of weeks, and some other random rambling.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • DBFZ World Tour
  • Recapping the Smash/FGC saga
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The MacSplicer Podcast #40 - 1000 Subscriber Appreciation Podcast

September 26, 2018

This weeks' podcast doesn't pertain much to the website itself, as I just show my appreciation for the recent growth my YouTube channel has experienced with the unexpected rise of features such as Fighting Games 101 – FGC Terminology and Slang and The State of the FGC in 2018.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • 1000 Subscriber milestone
  • Reintroducing the channel and website
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The MacSplicer Podcast #39 – Breaking Down Critical Reviews for Fighting Games

September 26, 2018

I explain my theory on why I believe fighting games should not be reviewed the same as other traditional video games, as well as some other random self-banter.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • The approach to reviewing fighting games
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