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The World Map podcast, Episode 025 “Halo 5: Where Does it Rank?”

Halo 5 launch week was a blast, but does the game have a ton of problems? Also: The latest from Paris Games Week and more! http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/Episode_025.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS

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The World Map podcast, Episode 024 “Poor Man’s VR”

Take a virtual reality journey with us as we try out Google Cardboard VR. Also this week on The World Map podcast: The Backlog Metal Gear Solid V: Does it have some significant issues? PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate arrives on Steam Super Mario 3D World’s depth perception perils News Motorcycle Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ final […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 023 “But I Can Dance Dance”

The guys try out TriForce Heroes on the Nintendo 3DS, a new iPhone game by Hotline Miami studio Devolver Digital called Downwell, talk about how to nail open-world game design in a Metal Gear Solid V vs. Dragon Age: Inquisition discussion and more in The Backlog. And, in episode 10, Josh shared his top 10 […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 022 “Star Wars Battlefront is Poodoo”

Josh embarks to a galaxy far, far away from the other usual cohosts to rant about his Star Wars Battlefront disappointment, Oct. PS Plus games, Splendor the jewel trading game, PS4 price cuts’ affecting the holiday market, Far Cry Primal excitement and some unique book, movie and TV recommendations. Shoutout to @jessetrillet for the sweet […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 021 “Playstation Stagnation?”

Has Playstation made mistakes with its hardware and online service? We debate, plus review the iPhone 6s. http://media.blubrry.com/theworldmap/p/worldmapcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Episode_021.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS

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The World Map podcast, Episode 020 “Best Local Multiplayer Games”

The guys reminisce about local multiplayer gaming, whether it’s couch co-op or competitive experiences. Also, we’ve finished the Plague of Shadows Shovel Knight expansion, gear up for StarCraft: Legacy of the Void by diving back into Blizzard’s RTS world, geek out over the latest nerd news and wrap up with a chunk of Star Wars […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 019 “Destiny Has Content Now?”

After a week off, the guys are back to talk about games, nerd news, movie and book reviews and more! Discussed on this week’s show: Nintendo, Xbox, Playstation, PC and developer news from TGS and elsewhere — plus, what we think of Nintendo’s new president! Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows (3DS) Super Mario Maker (Wii […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 018 “Solo Mission”

This week, Josh brings you his reviews of this month’s PS Plus games, including why he thinks Xeodrifter might be the best of the bunch. Plus: Armello, a video game board game and Star Wars: Armada, a REAL tabletop game! In news, we talk Force Friday, Marvel, Mega Man movie, FTC vs. Machinima and the […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 017 “That’s What She Said”

This week, we discuss our replay Shovel Knight out of excitement for the upcoming Plague of Shadows DLC and Shovel Knight amiibo. Then, new Splatoon modes, Stealth Inc. 2, Wonderful 101 explained, Diplomacy’s web version and — hot dang, Fire Emblem: Awakening consumed Josh’s vacation. (And you’ll get some pro tips at the end.) Then, […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 016 “Klunk Killed Mewtwo”

In this episode, the guys talk about Smash Bros — of course — Splatoon, Limbo, Sound Shapes, CastleStorm, Hearthstone and Advance Wars. Then, all the latest news, including details of the patent for Nintendo’s next console, the NX. We also compare official Marvel movies to, well, all the other crap, and then we find General […]