RPG Cast – Episode 625: “Critical Hit to the Face of E3”
Josh’s cat admits that, while he likes Josh, he is disposable. Robert works on his perfecting his boatsona cosplay. Chris orders acrylic bookends for the collector’s editions he doesn’t need. And Kelley learns that Final Fantasy XIV housing is an NFT in disguise.
Question of the Week
What is your favorite gaming related April Fools joke?
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https://www.rpgfan.com/2018/04/01/retro-encounter-129-top-ten-snes-rpgs/ – This was my favorite April Fools. They deadpan the entire time and justified so well.
10. Chrono Trigger
8. Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest
7. Mega Man Soccer
1. Super Mario Bros. (starring Bob Hoskins)
Even though it’s evidence that I was a gullible 12-year-old, I still remember the Evolve Dragonite into Yoshi prank in April 1999’s Expert Gamer Magazine. I never actually saw the magazine until a scan years later, but I’ll never forget how I totally believed this kid in class that Yoshi was a “secret Pokemon.” I’m fairly certain it wasn’t April when he told me, though.