Turtle Jump Podcast

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 EDT

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

 

Find us on Twitter! @turtlejumpshow

Direct download: turtlejump17final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 9:19pm EDT

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

 

Find us on Twitter! @turtlejumpshow

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

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. 

 

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

 

Find us on Twitter! @turtlejumpshow

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

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.

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

Find us on Twitter! @turtlejumpshow

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

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 EDT

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 game guides per Jonesy's letter, Allen's new PS4, and Nintendo's fate in the midst of their current troubles. 

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

Find us on Twitter! @turtlejumpshow

1:40 - Jonesy's Letter: Game Guides

12:20 - Allen's Shiny new PS4

21:20- Nintendo's fate in the midst of trouble

Direct download: turtlejump12final.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

Turtle Jump is a now a WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. In this episode, the duo discusses retro games--the originals, the remakes, and those titles that try to capture the essences of games from days gone by. We run a few rabbit trails along the way.

Direct download: episode11final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:14pm EDT

Turtle Jump is a now a WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. This time, the Turtle Jump Duo discuss the coming year in gaming for 2014. Join us as we reveal the games we are most anticipating, most dreading, 

2:33 - Letters and Tweets
13:35 - Our most anticipated game(s) of 2014
15:28 - What we're excited for from Nintendo
20:11 - What we're excited for from... Everyone else
24:54 - Our (bold?) predictions for 2014

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Direct download: TJ_2014.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 9:52pm EDT

Turtle Jump is a now a WEEKLY video game podcast! Join us as we discuss news, reviews, and in depth discussions of our favorite games. This week on the show, we give you our first full game review of 2014: Super Mario 3D World on the Nintendo Wii U! Listen as we gush about our second favorite game of 2013. You will hear all of the many things that we loved about the game, the very few things we did not, and the multiplayer shenanigans that we get into!

2:50 - Overcoming Preconceived Qualms (and tweets!)
5:05 - Unbridled Fun
8:59 - The Magic of Mario Multiplayer
11:22 - Using all of the Best Things from Before
15:56 - The Dangers of Playing with Friends(?) and Oh, All of the Content!
26:30 - One Negative Thought and Closing Comments

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Talk to us on Twitter! @TurtleJumpShow 

Direct download: TJ_Mario_World.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:19pm EDT