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The World Map podcast, Episode 048 “Is Nintendo Harassing Women?”

Josh discusses Zoe Quinn’s recent accusations that Nintendo is singling her out in the new Paper Mario game. Follow @worldmapcast on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Like The World Map  on Facebook. Email questions and comments to worldmapcast [at] gmail [dot] com. Please give us a review on iTunes, Stitcher or your platform of choice. 5-star […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 046 “Nintendo’s E3 and New Zelda”

Josh gives a recap of Nintendo’s E3 Treehouse event, talks about the new game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and makes final comments about the impact of E3 2016. Follow @worldmapcast on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Like The World Map  on Facebook. Email questions and comments to worldmapcast [at] gmail [dot] com. […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 045 “Halo Wars 2 Beta Hands-On”

Josh shares his impressions with the early hands-on of Halo Wars 2, coming to Xbox One and PC in February 2017. Follow @worldmapcast on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Like The World Map  on Facebook. Email questions and comments to worldmapcast [at] gmail [dot] com. Please give us a review on iTunes, Stitcher or your platform […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 044 “E3 2016 Microsoft vs. Sony: Who Won?”

Josh gives the quickfire recap of yesterday’s E3 press conferences from the big two powerhouses in gaming with reactions to each. Note: Apologies for the somewhat tinny audio. Experimenting with some new setups. http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Episode_044.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS

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The World Map podcast, Episode 043 “See the light of Ori and the Blind Forest”

If you missed one of 2015’s best games, let Josh tell you why 2016 is an even better time to pick up this masterpiece of Metroidvania. (Hint: Definitive Edition.) http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Episode_043.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS

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The World Map podcast, Episode 042 “Can Blizzard call Overwatch a success?”

Did Blizzard succeed at its first foray into making a console-ready shooter? Josh explains whether or not Overwatch’s formula holds up, despite a potential lack of content. http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Episode_042.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS

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The World Map podcast, Episode 041 “Charting Uncharted 4”

Josh reviews Uncharted 4 and discusses the hype versus the reality of where this story-driven adventure game lands. Then, in a clearly marked spoiler segment at the end of the show, we theorize about where the franchise is going next. http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Episode_041.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 040 “Still Think Supreme Leader Snoke is Darth Plagueis? (Star Wars)”

Josh drops some knowledge from James Luceno’s “Darth Plagueis” Star Wars novel and describes the theories around Plagueis as Snoke, then shares some theories and hopes of his own for Episode VIII. http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Episode_040.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS

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The World Map podcast, Episode 039 “Star Fox should’ve stayed dead. (Star Fox Zero review)”

Josh reviews (rants against) Friday’s new Nintendo Wii U release, Star Fox Zero, and also gives a quick review of its companion title, Star Fox Guard. http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Episode_039.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS