Axe of the Blood God: Our Final Verdict on Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition

Axe of the Blood God: Our Final Verdict on Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition

Senior Editor Caty McCarthy joins the show to discuss her review and deliver her final verdict on the big remaster.

In this week's episode of Axe of the Blood God, it's time to render our final verdict on Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition [download link here]!

Hard as it is to believe, this is the third major release for Xenoblade Chronicles—amazing for a game that once had so much trouble making it to the west in the first place. Caty joins us to talk about her 80 hours spent with the game, the new content, and the rest of her review. Ultimately, we're curious to know whether it holds up. You may be surprised by the answer!

Also in this episode: We explore rumors of a The World Ends With You sequel, talk about some of our favorite podcasts, and more!

Want to contribute to the conversation? Leave a comment below! We'll read our favorites on the following week's episode.

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Show Description

Kat, Nadia, and USG Senior Editor Caty McCarthy render their final verdict on Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition, where they talk about the new content, the biggest changes, and whether the fan-favorite RPG holds up. Plus: Track of the Week, a potential World Ends With You sequel, Kat's favorite podcasts, and more!

Music from Axe of the Blood God is courtesy of Lena Raine, composer of Celeste. I also use music from the RPG Music Pack over at rpgmaker.net. Check it out!

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Kat Bailey

Editor in Chief

Kat Bailey is a former freelance writer and contributor to publications including 1UP, IGN, GameSpot, GamesRadar, and EGM. Her fondest memories as a journalist are at GamePro, where she hosted RolePlayer's Realm and had legal access to the term "Protip." She is USgamer's resident mecha enthusiast, Pokemon Master, and Minnesota Vikings nut (skol).

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