The MacSplicer Podcast
The MacSplicer Podcast #71 - So Many Fighting Games

The MacSplicer Podcast #71 - So Many Fighting Games

February 24, 2019

Probably wasn't the greatest idea to record a podcast considering my hangover but regardless, the listener questions were pretty good this week.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • The amount of fighting games in the FGC
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #70 - EVO Japan 2019 Recap

The MacSplicer Podcast #70 - EVO Japan 2019 Recap

February 17, 2019

Some takeaways from EVO Japan 2019 that include Guilty Gear being an awesome game, Tekken's diversity, as well as understanding what are the FGC's "Core Values".

Topics on this week's show include:

  • EVO Japan 2019 top 8's
  • Narratives from EVO Japan 2019
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #69 - Fighting Games and Second Chances

The MacSplicer Podcast #69 - Fighting Games and Second Chances

February 11, 2019

Short solo podcast talking a bit about perhaps giving certain fighting game franchises another opportunity to impress us, and answering some listener FGC questions.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Second chances in fighting games
  • StrongStyle Japan
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #68 - Everything FGC ft. Majin Obama

The MacSplicer Podcast #68 - Everything FGC ft. Majin Obama

February 7, 2019

Perhaps the longest podcast I have recorded to date, but it was certainly a fun one to be a part of! I am joined by one of my favorite FGC commentators—Majin Obama, as we talk about everything and anything fighting game related.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • FGC and Esports
  • Modern Fighting Games
  • Fighting game development
  • Japanese arcade culture
  • Western fighting game scene
  • Mainstream elements in fighting games
  • Women in fighting games
  • General FGC discussion
The MacSplicer Podcast #67 - FGC Grassroots vs Esports

The MacSplicer Podcast #67 - FGC Grassroots vs Esports

February 4, 2019

A much shorter podcast than last week's, I ramble a bit on why I have left the mainstream gaming trend, and read Tom Cannon's breakdown on the relationship between the FGC and Esports.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • FGC grassroots and Esports
  • Mainstream gaming
  • Genesis 6 Hungry Box hate
The MacSplicer Podcast #66 - DBFZ World Tour Finals Recap and Fighting Game G.O.A.T

The MacSplicer Podcast #66 - DBFZ World Tour Finals Recap and Fighting Game G.O.A.T

January 28, 2019

By far the longest solo podcast I recorded, mostly because of rambling about fighting game stuff and ranting. 

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Dragon Ball FighterZ World Tour Final Recap
  • Fighting game G.O.A.T
  • Content piracy in the FGC
  • Listener topics
The MacSplicer Podcast #65 - Mortal Kombat 11 Reveal and Online Rankings

The MacSplicer Podcast #65 - Mortal Kombat 11 Reveal and Online Rankings

January 22, 2019

After two weeks, the podcast returns, as I talk about some fighting games and the community. Beware of the normies.

Topics on this week's show include:

  • Mortal Kombat 11 Reveal
  • Fighting game online rankings
  • Power Rangers fighting game
  • Listener topics
The MacSplicer Podcast #64 - FGC Commentators and Fighting Game Difficulty

The MacSplicer Podcast #64 - FGC Commentators and Fighting Game Difficulty

January 11, 2019

Ranking fighting commentators, both play-by-play and color analysts, as well as talking about difficulty in fighting games, and lastly ending the show with some listener questions.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • Top FGC commentators
  • Difficulty in fighting games
  • Dead or Alive 6's delay
  • Listener questions
The MacSplicer Podcast #63 - Why There Are Less Women in the FGC

The MacSplicer Podcast #63 - Why There Are Less Women in the FGC

January 5, 2019

A topic that most people in the FGC don't really speak of much, so I decided to give my two cents on the matter of why female fighting game players are scarce in the FGC.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • Competitiveness in the FGC
  • The possible reason for less female players in the FGC
The MacSplicer Podcast #62 - Closing The FGC’s Chapter in 2018

The MacSplicer Podcast #62 - Closing The FGC’s Chapter in 2018

December 30, 2018

There isn't much to recap as far as news, so I just close out 2018 with talking about future FGC plans for the upcoming year, and share my new year resolutions.

Topics on this week’s show include:

  • Future FGC projects
  • New year resolutions