The MacSplicer Podcast
The MacSplicer Podcast #88 - Guilty Gear Strive and Grandblue Fantasy: Versus Early Impressions

The MacSplicer Podcast #88 - Guilty Gear Strive and Grandblue Fantasy: Versus Early Impressions

March 23, 2020

Caffeine and quarantine makes one rambly podcast. I talk about some of the latest news and impressions from the FGC recently. Guilty Gear Strive's rollback netcode, Tekken 7's season 3 final DLC, and more!

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Housekeeping notes
  • Guilty Gear Strive latest trailer impressions and rollback netcode thoughts
  • Grandblue Fantasy: Versus early impressions
  • Tekken 7 season 3 DLC rundown
  • Babymetal
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #87 - No Sympathy For Street Fighter

The MacSplicer Podcast #87 - No Sympathy For Street Fighter

February 29, 2020

Back solo this week, but luckily I have a lot to talk about in the world of fighting games. I run down why its so important for the FGC to fight for their rights as consumers, the Capcom and SFV netcode debacle, and Koei Tecmo's awful DLC practices with Dead or Alive 6's customization on PS4.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Capcom's fighting game division continued incompetence
  • Dead or Alive 6 PS4 DLC scandal
  • Grandblue Fantasy VS PC release announcement
  • COVID-19 effect on the FGC's tournament schedule
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #86 - Everything FGC ft. NyxRose

The MacSplicer Podcast #86 - Everything FGC ft. NyxRose

February 22, 2020

Another special guest joins the podcast, as I have the lovely NyxRose AKA Emily, whose the CEO and Co-founder of Team EQNX. We talk a bit about how she got into the realm of esports, her introduction to the fighting game community, and much more!

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Gaming communities compared to the FGC
  • History with Team Echo Fox
  • Introduction to the FGC
  • Formation of Team EQNX
  • Fighting game difficulty
  • Content creation in the FGC
  • Fighting game tournaments
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #85 - EVO 2020 Lineup Review

The MacSplicer Podcast #85 - EVO 2020 Lineup Review

February 7, 2020

Solo this week. I talk a little about the EVO 2020 lineup announcements and certain trends in FGC content.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • EVO 2020 lineup breakdown
  • FGC content preferences
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #84 - Everything FGC ft. Hrod and Alexein

The MacSplicer Podcast #84 - Everything FGC ft. Hrod and Alexein

January 2, 2020

By far one of my favorite podcasts recorded to date, I am joined by two all-around cool dudes and brothers Alexein and Hrod who are both influential members in the Luxembourgish FGC, as well as players, turned tournament organizers.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • A look at the FGC in Luxembourg
  • Experience as fighting game tournament organizers
  • The importance of local fighting game tournaments
  • Fighting game commentary
  • Modern FGC game selection thoughts
  • Esports integration in the FGC
  • A look at the future of fighting games and their complexity
  • Listener Questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #83 - 2019 FGC Year in Review

The MacSplicer Podcast #83 - 2019 FGC Year in Review

December 31, 2019

One last podcast before 2020 graces us. I touch a bit on the year that was in fighting games, and some of my most memorable moments in 2019 with regards to the FGC.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Memorable Moments in the FGC in 2019
  • Lisener Questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #82 - Everything FGC ft. Choysauce

The MacSplicer Podcast #82 - Everything FGC ft. Choysauce

November 22, 2019

A rare guest appearance on the podcast closes out the year for content creating on both the website and the YouTube channel! I appreciate my guest Choysauce for coming on and talking a bit about fighting games with me! I'll be back in 2020 yall!

Topics on this week's show include:

  • TopTier.gg introduction and content discussion
  • The state of journalism in the FGC
  • FGC titles on the horizon discussion
  • Fighting games and esports
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #81 - Inspiration in Fighting Games

The MacSplicer Podcast #81 - Inspiration in Fighting Games

October 1, 2019

I drank coffee, and rambled about a bunch of stuff. I think I did talk a little about fighting games though.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Inspiration in fighting games
  • Content creation with and without producers
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #80 - Why Fighting Games?

The MacSplicer Podcast #80 - Why Fighting Games?

September 18, 2019

Why is fighting games and the fighting game community the place many of us chose to call home?

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Why fighting games?
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #79 - UNICLR and Tekken 7 Season 3

The MacSplicer Podcast #79 - UNICLR and Tekken 7 Season 3

September 8, 2019

A complete train wreck of a podcast. I'm sorry.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Reason for time away from content creation
  • UNICLR's launch and it's PC release absence
  • Tekken 7 Season 3 thoughts
  • Listener questions