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Time For Your Hobby

Dec 2019

Ep.67 Now You’re Playing With Nintendo! (Eric - Playing Nintendo Video Games)

December 8, 2019

(Eric - Playing Nintendo Video Games)

In this episode, I had the honour to have Eric as my guest. He shared with me his interest in playing Nintendo video games as his hobby.

Eric's Links:
Instagram: @pereira1215
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So until the next episode... make some time for your hobby.

Take care,


00:28 - Intro
01:03 - Who is Eric?
01:33 - How did you get introduced to playing Nintendo video games?
03:04 - Do have a social media link or website you would like to share, where can people find you?
03:38 - How many consoles have you gone through?
04:33 - In your opinion, does a switch could as a handheld?
04:50 - What was the best console?
05:42 - What are your top 3 favourite games?
07:29 - Do you have a favourite type of controller?
09:04 - Talking about the switch controller drifting?
10:04 - What is the best part about playing Nintendo video games?
11:03 - What are some strong qualities of Nintendo compared to other consoles?
12:20 - Talking about Nintendo and the Olympics.
12:52 - Do you prefer to play Nintendo games alone or with friends?
13:32 - Talking about Super Smash Bors.
14:33 - Who is your favourite smash bros character?
15:10 - Do you like how Nintendo does a lot more indie games?
16:25 - What other franchises would work well in Nintendo?
17:06 - Do you think Nintendo should focus on more cross-platforms or more exclusives?
18:01 - What are some of your pet peeves when it comes to Nintendo as a whole?
21:05 - What could Nintendo do to improve their consols?
22:31 - Do you prefer digital or hard copies of Nintendo games?
23:39 - What was your biggest challenge when you first started playing Nintendo games?
25:12 - What is your current biggest challenge?
26:59 - What are some misconceptions about people who play Nintendo games?
28:19 - What is the balance for you between story and graphics?
30:01 - Do you want to present your hobby to the world or use it as your escape from reality?
31:39 - Do you have any word of advice for anyone who might be interested in this hobby?
32:26 - Do have a social media link or website you would like to share, where can people find you?
32:49 - Do you have any questions for me about Nintendo?
35:10 - Outro