Turtle Jump Podcast

Turtle Jump is a weekly video game podcast focusing on Nintendo, Playstation, XBox, and PC games, and more! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we discuss Nintendo's upcoming Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS. Last week Sakurai revealed gobs of new information in a Nintendo Direct video, including new modes, items, stages, and character details. He also dropped the news that the 3DS version will be releasing earlier than the Wii U game. We give our thoughts on the new information and express our excitement for the two upcoming titles. 

 

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Direct download: episode22final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:27am EST

Turtle Jump is a weekly video game podcast focusing on Nintendo, Playstation, XBox, and PC games, and more! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we discuss side quests, the optional content that adds flavor to games. We talk about what side quests mean to us and discuss some of our favorite game side quests. The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask, Tomb Raider, and Skyrim, among others, are examples of games with great side quests. 

 

Contact us! We'll read and discuss your letters on the show! turtlejumpletters@gmail.com

 

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Direct download: episode21final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:01am EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we discuss Tomb Raider for the PS3, PS4, XBox 360, Xbox One, PC, and Mac. When Laura Croft and her friends and collegues are shipwrecked on a mysterious island, they must survive until they can find a way to find help or escape. However, an evil cult and possibly a supernatural force aim to keep them stranded for their nefarious plans. Action, stealth, exploration, intrigue--this game has it all. 

 

Contact us! We'll read and discuss your letters on the show! turtlejumpletters@gmail.com

 

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Direct download: episode20final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:58am EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we venture into the unknown, bringing you the first of many SPECIAL episodes featuring our own forays into the world of tabletop gaming. That's right folks, this week you get to witness the TJ boys playing Dungeons and Dragons in a campaign of Paul's making: The Hammer of Moradin.

Let us know what you think of this weeks episode on twitter, facebook, or through an email or iTunes review. Thanks for listening, and may you successfully jump every turtle you see.

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Category:Video Games -- posted at: 10:33pm EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we talk about retro Nintendo consoles and our favorite games on those systems that seemed to fly under the radar. No Marios, Zeldas, or Donkey Kongs here--our nostalgia this episode is reserved for less well known titles. 

 

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Direct download: episode18final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:01am EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we talk about NES Remix, Nintendo's reimagining of classic NES titles in the form of short mini-games. Join Mario, Link, Donkey Kong, and other familiar characters as they relive bits of old adventures in this challenging title on the Wii U. We also discuss current news, including the Mario Kart 8 Collector's Edition, Watch Dogs' release date, and upcoming March releases: Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes and Yoshi's New Island.

 

Contact us! We'll read and discuss your letters on the show! turtlejumpletters@gmail.com

 

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Category:Video Games -- posted at: 9:19pm EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, the Turtle Jumpers talk about licensed games. Love 'em or hate 'em, licensed games make up a large portion of the video games available. It has been so since the NES days, and licensed games continue to play a major role in the current generate. Some have the reputation of being cheap cash-ins poorly developed. Others hold dear places in our hearts. 

 

Contact us! We'll read and discuss your letters on the show! turtlejumpletters@gmail.com

 

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Direct download: episode16final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 6:36pm EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we talk about Capcom and Wayforward's Ducktales: Remastered, the revamped version of the classic NES platformer that helped define the genre. Lead the extravagantly rich Scrooge McDuck through the Amazon, Himilayas, Transylvania, the Moon, and more as he seeks to thwart the Beagle Boys and recover five rare treasures for his money pile. The game is available on PC, Wii U, PS3, and Xbox 360. 

 

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Direct download: episode15final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:25am EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we talk about love in video games: our favorite game couples, the best love stories, and dating simulator games. We also do a brief roundup of the Nintendo Direct news from February.

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Direct download: episode14finale.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:12am EST

Turtle Jump is a now WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, we discuss Batman: Arkham Origins by Warner Bros. Games Montreal. When Black Mask puts a bounty on the Batman, the caped crusader is in for the Christmas eve of his life as the world's deadliest assassins converge on Gotham City. Free-flow combat, predator stealth, detective works, and Gotham exploration--in this game, you ARE Batman.

Contact us! We'll read and discuss your letters on the show! turtlejumpletters@gmail.com

Find us on Twitter! @turtlejumpshow

Direct download: turtlejump13final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 3:01am EST