Turtle Jump Podcast

In which we take a look at the big releases expected in 2018, speculate on what surprises the new year may hold for us, and talk about Nintendo a good bit. 

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Direct download: 133___Looking_Ahead_to_2018.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Another year has come to a close, and what a year it was for video games. We give our top ten, some runners up, and the games we didn't get to play that may have otherwise been in the running. You can be sure that Nintendo has a good showing here. 

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Direct download: 132___Top_Ten_Games_of_2017.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Starting with the release of the Nintendo Switch, 2017 has been a great year for our favorite game company. Big releases in the Mario and Zelda series, plus new IPs like Arms, budding third party support, and a whole gaggle of indies have made this year the best Nintendo has had in quite some time. 

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Direct download: 131___The_Year_of_Nintendo.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

We've been gone for too long, but if anything could bring us back, it's E3, the gaming industry's biggest annual trade show. We have Nintendos. We have Marios. We have Metroids. Sonys? You bet we've got 'em. Microsofts? Those too. Xbox One X. Beyond Good and Evil 2. Dylan, I mean Anthem. Uncharted. Spider-Man. Rabbids. All the things. Here in one podcast. 

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Direct download: 129___E3_2017.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Our spoiler-light discussion on what may be the greatest game ever made, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. We discuss a few story beats within the first couple hours of the game, but otherwise it's a spoiler free talk. 

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Direct download: 128___The_Legend_of_Zelda_Breath_of_the_Wild_Part_One.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

It's finally here! The Nintendo Switch, the latest console from the Big N, launched worldwide, and what a splash it has made. Zelda! But also Switch. 

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Direct download: 127___Nintendo_Switch_Launch.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. One of the greatest games of all time. What better way to ring in the Nintendo Switch and Breath of the Wild than by discussing Ocarina of Time. 

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Direct download: 126___The_Legend_of_Zelda_Ocarina_of_Time.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Nintendo's second major outing in the mobile market is a strategic take on Fire Emblem. Free to play, fun to play, and such. 

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Direct download: 125___Fire_Emblem_Heroes.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:30am EST

The most ultimate edition of Gears of War, the cover-based third person shooter from Epic Games, Microsoft, and The Coalition. Also, Castlevania animated series on Netflix, Paper Zelda (?), and more shenanigans. 

 

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Direct download: 124___Gears_of_War_Ultimate_Edition.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Last month Nintendo entered the smartphone gaming market with Super Mario Run on the iOS. Next month they'll take another stab at it with Fire Emblem Heroes. What a time to be alive. 

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Direct download: Episode_122___Super_Mario_Run.m4a
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:00am EST