Turtle Jump Podcast (video games)

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