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945427_larger (1)As we mentioned last week, things were going to be a little weird with this week's episode of the podcast. Jared and I actually recorded this in our hotel room. The audio quality isn't great, but we figured you guys needed something in your podcast feeds. We chat about our favorite games of the week, what we're looking forward to, why Seabeard is so awesome, and my personal highlight: Meeting Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast. As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!  

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We'll be back with a full episode next week, so be sure to stick around for that.

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489394_largerWith GDC on the horizon, we recorded a extra long podcast as the environment surrounding GDC isn't the best for podcastin' so I've got no idea what next week's episode is going to be like. This one has it all: Rants on controls, free to play discussion, Flappy Bird, Wrestling, you name it. Two hours and sixteen minutes of it. You better not miss it. Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast. As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!  

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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-146.mp3, 116.2MB

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This week's episode of The TouchArcade Show is sponsored by…

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We've got a super XXL sized podcast today that was... surprisingly on topic. It begins with an email from a concerned listener asking us to stop talking about Flappy Bird which inexplicably lead into a discussion about Flappy Bird. We're trying to stop, I swear. From there, we get on to talking about the hottest games of the week (of which there were many) and then we discuss the parallels between people who get mad about IAP and our childhood when we thought the people who ran pizza places with arcade machines were jerks. It's an oddly identical comparison, weirdly enough...

The TouchArcade Show - 144 - A Very Hodappy Birthday

February 28th, 2014 9:30 PM EDT by Eli Hodapp in Podcast
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It's my birthday today, so we start the show harassing Mikey Shorts developer Mike Meade about not coughing up a premium WWE account login. From there, we move on to the required Flappy Bird discussion before moving right along to how much we're digging Disco Zoo, Out There, and the other games of the week. We hit on all the hot news too, and of course, covering this week's developments in the King.com trademark soap opera.

If you've been having trouble with our podcast feed, it seems like the way to fix it is by unsubscribing and resubscribing in your podcast management app of choice.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast.

As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!

 

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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-144.mp3, 79.2MB

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This week's episode of The TouchArcade Show is sponsored by…

Doctor Life, $2.99 - Don’t be fooled by the cuteness! Doctor Life is a challenging simulation game where you play the role of a doctor! You will encounter real diseases and use actual treatments, so don’t be surprised if you see symptoms like pus in urine and blood in stools. Shit just got real! Be sure you’re quick as the more patients you treat in a day, the bigger your combo bonuses are. Earn big cash and attain fame to expand your little clinic into a multi-story hospital!

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887936_largerThis week's podcasts starts with a nice long discussion on emulation, spurred by the recent release of GBA4iOS. From there, we of course talk about the hottest games of the week, including a typical chat on free to play mechanics due to Bug Heroes 2 launching free to play and immediately switching back to paid. All the relevant news is in there too, and we take a break to talk about the Mikey games getting ported to Android.

If you've been having trouble with our podcast feed, it seems like the way to fix it is by unsubscribing and resubscribing in your podcast management app of choice.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast.

As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!

 

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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-143.mp3, 82.8MB

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This week's episode of The TouchArcade Show is sponsored by…

Epic Ninja - Challenging Platformer With Boss Fights & 90 Levels!, Free - Epic Ninja Game is a new 2D twitch platformer – a retro blast from the past with its 8-bit sound and pixel art graphics. Play one of 90 levels in 3 exciting worlds. The story is in an action-packed comic book spread across the game. Every world has boss fights and many new ways to die!

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Podcast-Illustration-0121Guys, guess what, I made sure to check my audio settings before recording this week which officially earns me one platinum Flappy Bird medal. This week we talk about the significance of Flappy Bird, the intense themes found inside of the game, and much more. Oh, and cool new games released this week while spending a hefty amount of time talking about dramatic paid to free to play conversions, King's recent activity upping the ante in its trademark wars, and tons more.

If you've been having trouble with our podcast feed, it seems like the way to fix it is by unsubscribing and resubscribing in your podcast management app of choice.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast.

As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!

 

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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-142.mp3, 89MB

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Podcast-Illustration-0121Damn it. There's nothing better than recording an entire podcast and realizing you're recording on the wrong microphone. Seriously, nothing. Anyway, my audio this week is a little on the crazy side. It's not unlistenable, it's just weird. On the up side, it makes the other two musketeers, Jared and Mike, sound really good in comparison. My sincerest apologies, it won't happen again as next week we'll move from a "double check audio" policy to something significantly more severe.

As usual, we've got all the hottest games to talk about this week which includes a lot of Threes!, Final Fantasy, and more.

If you've been having trouble with our podcast feed, it seems like the way to fix it is by unsubscribing and resubscribing in your podcast management app of choice.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast.

As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!

 

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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-141.mp3, 61.9MB

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The TouchArcade Show - 140 - Flappy Birdcast

January 31st, 2014 9:15 PM EDT by Eli Hodapp in Podcast

Podcast-Illustration-0121Another XXL sized Hungry Man™ podcast with extra gravy is coming your way this week, topped with loads of discussion on Flappy Bird and the sheer insanity that surrounds all three of that developer's games being glued to the top half of the top ten free downloads chart. From there, we move on to the coolest games we played this week, even dipping in on some upcoming games chat as Jared has had his greasy hands all over Bug Heroes 2. Of course we round stuff off with the news of the week, including the requisite update of what it is that Nintendo is doing.

If you've been having trouble with our podcast feed, it seems like the way to fix it is by unsubscribing and resubscribing in your podcast management app of choice.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast.

As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!

 

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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-140.mp3, 85.6MB

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Podcast-Illustration-0121This is a long one, with a lot of oddly on topic random sort of off topic chat about things ranging from the way Apple wants you to launch games to outdoor hockey games to our feelings on Kody from Sister Wives. Of course, like all episodes we discuss the hot games of the week, how TowerMadness 2 can stand out in a crowded genre, and more. Moving on, news is next with tons of stuff happening this week, the biggest story probably being the King.com trademark drama. Be sure to listen.

If you've been having trouble with our podcast feed, it seems like the way to fix it is by unsubscribing and resubscribing in your podcast management app of choice.

Don't forget to shoot us emails with any questions, feedback, or anything else relevant or irrelevant to podcast@toucharcade.com. We read 'em all, even if they don't make it into the podcast.

As always, you can listen to us with the links below... And if you like what you hear, please subscribe and/or drop us a review in iTunes. Much appreciated!

 

iTunes Link: The TouchArcade Show
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Direct Link: TouchArcadeShow-139.mp3, 80.1MB

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This week's episode of The TouchArcade Show is sponsored by…

Urp!, Free - URP! - the 360 degree puzzle platformer from Crazy Tooth Studio!

Urp must travel from galaxy to galaxy saving planets in this beautiful new game experience for iPhone and iPad. Each level is a 360 degree puzzle!

Both casual gamers and fans of retro platformers will love the Urp! experience. Customize your Urp character: change colors, add accessories, and boost Urp’s powers!

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How many planets can you save?

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We start this week's show out by talking about our recent initiative to stream games on Twitch, moving on to the hot games of the week with a hefty amount of time arguing about how bad (or how good) Flappy Bird is, which is currently sitting pretty at the #1 free spot on iTunes for reasons unknown. Of course from there, we delve into the news, argue about Nintendo, and hit on some upcoming games we're excited about...

On this week's episode of The TouchArcade Show, we kick things off with talking about how internet notorious Chicago weather has been this week. From there we delve into a discussion on the SteelSeries Stratus, iOS 7 controllers, and pricing. Moving on to the cool games of the week, we take a break, and close to show out with all the awesome news that has hit...

It's podcast time, and hopefully the App Store loosens up a bit next week as this one's a weird one. With three (3) games released this week, we come up with all sorts of other crazy stuff to talk about including some old games, weird games, and Mike Meade's 37 seconds of League of Legends play...

It's the end of 2013, and we've gone crazy this week listing all of the absolute best games. On this episode, we talk about our Game of the Year pick, and why we chose the games we did. Definitely check it out if you were wondering what the motivation was behind some of the posts you've seen this week...

On the eve of the iTunes freeze, Jared, Mike, and I all joined together to listen to Jared attempt to operate his $6 slide whistle, which is a thing that actually exists- Joining the library of dumb crap Jared owns such as eagle talon backscratchers. Oh, and we talk about the latest and greatest iOS games, get into how tired we are of the supermarket impulse buy candy display of power ups in games, and touch on some of the hottest news of the week...

The TouchArcade Show - 133 - Extra Long Makeup Edition

December 13th, 2013 8:00 PM EDT by Eli Hodapp in Podcast
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Hey dudes, sorry for skipping last week but we're back with an XXL Hungry Man sized (and flavored) podcast covering all the games we've been playing recently, the ridiculous amount of news that has been blowing up this week (largely focusing around what's coming out next week) and talked about a developer who apparently really hates Mikey Shorts. It's fun, and again, sorry for the small amount of construction noise, it should be gone by next week...

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