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Pax West returns to its in-person format sparking some mixed thoughts, NIS America partners with fan localization group Geofront to release a classic game in English for the first time, and the crew discuss labor issues amidst the continuing struggle to unionize the games industry. Also, Alex reviews a new expansion for Sea of Thieves: A Pirate’s Life.

P.S. -- To the person who sent in a question all the way back at the beginning of June: We do finally respond! It’s good, too!

PAX West returns in September

NIS America partners with fan translators to localize Legend of Heroes games

Video Games are a Labor disaster



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The Emerald GamesCast is a weekly video game news and discussion podcast from the Emerald Podcast Network with an industry focus. Hosted by three best friends, each episode will provide the listener with a week’s worth of gaming headlines and conversation about current releases. Guests welcome, scripts discouraged and passion essential.

Graphic: Regan Nelson/Emerald. Theme music is “Flamingo (Azureflux Remix)” by Kero Kero Bonito, modified under an Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License.

This podcast was edited by podcast desk editor Jamie Diep.