'Samurai Shodown is the ultimate secondary game to have' - Majin and Raptor explore how Samurai Shodown is making all the right moves right now
By Jonathan Grey, John Guerrero
We've got another special episode of our podcast to kick off your week, this time featuring Nick "MajinTenshinhan" Taylor and a discussion devoted entirely to the new Samurai Shodown. Hear why this game continues to turn heads, how easy it is to get into, what makes it so fun, and plenty more. Timestamps 00:00 - Intros, Nick never plays online03:37 - It's the ultimate secondary game to have06:00 - Tips and pointers for getting started in SamSho10:46 - How's the game balance? Pre and post-patch19:13 - How often does the better player win? Risk vs. Reward balance26:08 - The eSports factor36:20 - SNK is really earning it (Free DLC, input lag, future DLC)40:39 - What are the chances we see SamSho at EVO 2020?42:01 - What's the most fun thing to do in the game?44:00 - Rosters and story50:00 - Bonus Taylor Swift question Editor's note: We've noticed the timestamps appear to change depending on the medium you're using to listen. The ones above may place you a few seconds before when each respective topic actually comes up.