Turtle Jump Podcast (video games)

Turtle Jump is a monthly (but soon to be weekly) video game podcast with news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. This episode we talk at length about the latest entry in our favorite franchise, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds. We also discuss the recent launches of the PS4 and Xbox One and give our characteristic banter. 

4:00 - Show announcement: Turtle Jump is going weekly!
13:00 - PS4 and Xbox One launches
22:25 - The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Send us a letter to read on the air! turtlejumpletters@gmail.com

Talk to us on Twitter! @TurtleJumpShow 

Direct download: turtlejump7final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 3:45am EDT

Shadow of the Colossus, our main feature, is a classic PS2 title featuring beautiful landscapes, massive boss battles, and a wonderfully immersive story. Also on this episode are reviews of Rogue Legacy and FTL: Faster than Light; news discussion on the Steam OS, console, and controller reveals; and your letters, read and discussed on air!"

Turtle Jump is a video game podcast that releases monthly with news, reviews, and an in depth discussion of a featured game every episode.

Subscribe to us on iTunes! Send letters to TurtleJumpLetters@gmail.com! We also love when fans contact us through Twitter at @TurtleJumpShow.

5:30 - Letter: Fun Zelda Facts

10:55 - News: Valve's Steam Console

21:36 - Review: Rogue Legacy

26:31 - Review: FTL Faster than Light

31:15 - Shadow of the Colossus

Direct download: turtlejump5final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 10:43pm EDT

In this episode, the Turtle Jumpers let loose their love for the Pikmin franchise as they discuss and review Pikmin 3, the latest entry in Nintendo's beautiful and creative action-strategy video game series. Also: letters, the Nintendo 2DS, PS Vita TV, Plants vs Zombies 2, and Rayman Origins.

2:25 - Letter: 3DS games

10:33 - Letter: Pikmin thoughts and non-Nintendo coverage

20:00 - News:  2DS, PS Vita TV

26:55 - Mini-Review: Plants vs Zombies 2: It's About Time

29:30 - Mini-Review: Rayman Legends

34:18 - Game Discussion: Pikmin 3

51:30 - Next Episode Announcement: Shadow of the Colossus

Direct download: turtlejump4final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 10:16pm EDT

In this episode Paul and Allen discuss The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages and Oracle of Seasons, two games from their favorite game series. You will feel the love tonight. 

1:00 - Letter: Religion in games.

8:24 - Letter:  Tactical RPGs

14:05 - Letter: Zelda

15:35 - The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages/Seasons

42:05 - Next episode announcement: Pikmin 3 

Direct download: turtlejump3final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 4:33pm EDT

In this episode, Paul and Allen discuss Dungeons and Dragons, E3 News, The Last of Us, Animal Crossing New Leaf, and Pokemon Heart Gold / Soul Silver. 

Direct download: Turtle_Jump_ep2.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 7:39pm EDT

The primary topic of this episode is Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, an quirky ghost-busting adventure on the Nintendo 3DS. We also discussed the big reveal of Microsoft's new Xbox One console. 

(01:26) Paul and Allen's game preferences.
(03:56) Xbox One reveal.
(08:20) Xbox "always on" talk. 
(15:50) E3 hopes and dreams.
(25:50) Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon discussion.
(38:30) Pokemon teasing. 

Intro music ("Stable Boy") and outro music ("Into the Castle") courtesty of http://playonloop.com/. Super Mario sounders courtesy of http://themushroomkingdom.net/. 

Direct download: pilotFinal.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:00am EDT