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The World Map podcast, Episode 013 “Dramatic but Recognizable”

Anime schoolgirl mobile games, was Titanfall overlooked and Kentucky Route Zero gets us interested again in point-and-click adventure games. (Oh, we talk about plenty of other games too.) Then we discuss the latest news, from Channing Tatum as Gambit to FF7 Remake’s “dramatic but recognizable” combat changes and whether or not Zelda will actually come […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 012 “Clark-io is Missing”

Josh’s true story of how to get $147 off MSRP for an Xbox One bundle. PLUS: More Rocket League stories Why does everyone like Journey, anyway? Prepping for Super Smash-Con! Destiny, Hearthstone, Tomb Raider and — Jamie Lee Curtis?! — news Star Wars audiobook review, “Lords of the Sith” Thanks so much to all the members of […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 011 “Sock Tails”

In what might be the most hilarious and random episode we’ve done to date, we eventually talk about video games (after a helping of salsa and meat, of course). On this week’s show, the guys talk about the new PS4 demolition derby soccer game, free for PS Plus subscribers in July, Rocket League! Also, Josh […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 010 “Top 10 Best Games of All Time”

Wow! Our epic 10th episode is already here! (OK, 11th if you count episode zero.) The episode starts off with some PlayStation Vita love (yes, there are still games for it), including quickfire reviews of Entwined, MouseCraft and Geometry Wars 3. The guys also talk about some of the Resogun DLC, which sounds very fun. Then, […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 009 “Dogs More Popular than Wii U”

The show starts with Josh’s ranting about Sony’s ridiculous PSN policies that you need to know. Josh, Clark and Nick talk about the awesome new interrogation search-engine indie game, “Her Story,” as well as Blizzard’s new add-ons for Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm. Additionally, there’s Splatoon’s new content to discuss (including a dogs vs. […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 008: “AT-AT or AT-AT?”

Josh and Clark open the show with the question that’s baffled Star Wars fans for ages, “Is it AT-AT or AT-AT?” Then they talk about what they’ve been playing, including the mess that is DriveClub PS Plus Edition, alternate history Cold War game CounterSpy and some classics such as Sim City 2000 and Earthbound. This […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 007: “E3 of Fantasy”

On this week’s show, Josh, Clark and Nick talk about some things they’ve been playing lately and then jump into all the post-E3 2015 action! This is your official E3 debriefing, covering off on the best and worst of Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony. The guys crown a game of show and decide which of the […]

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The World Map podcast, Episode 006: “Kirby Hadoukens”

On this week’s show, Josh, Clark and Nick have all your E3 hype in addition to the segments you love such as “Whatcha Playin’?” and “We Have Hobbies.” We talk about: Super Exploding Zoo Far Cry 4 Futuridium Hotline Miami 2 Papers, Please Electronic Super Joy: Groove City Smash Bros. DLC Hyrule Warriors Splatoon Contra […]

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The World Map podcast episode 004: “Mickey Mouse Meatballs”

On this week’s show, Josh and Clark discuss: Magicka 2 Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Mario Kart 8 Hohokum Geometry Wars 3 They also lament the demise of local multiplayer, hate on Nintendo and Sony E3 events, and theorize about the right price point for Oculus Rift. In nongaming, they talk about American Sniper […]