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A video game podcast! The TripleJump Podcast brings you everything you could ever need from the world of video games, and some things you do not. Come and listen to Ben, Peter, and Ashton talk about the biggest news and weirdest stories of the week.

It's a video game podcast! The TripleJump Podcast brings you everything you could ever need from the world of video games, and some things you don't. Come listen to Ben, Peter, and Ashton's thoughts on the week's biggest
Latest Episode1/22/2022

TripleJump Podcast 150: Microsoft Buy Activision-Blizzard - Good Or Bad News?

Ep. 150
Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and what they think of Microsoft’s purchase of Activision? What about the Wordle developer who donated all the game's earnings to charity? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.0:00 Intro21:44 What We Playin’44:00 WEIRD NEWS1:07:37 Big DiscussionLINKS:https://metro.co.uk/2022/01/19/bobby-kotick-wanted-to-buy-kotaku-so-they-wouldnt-be-mean-about-him-15949082/https://kotaku.com/wordle-brings-accidental-windfall-to-another-dev-who-g-1848372932?fbclid=IwAR1B_cUjfCkH4KHWSGSuADssGBLn3LKUQ8smP0J6b9boecNGcJYteJxTN_shttps://www.vice.com/en/article/z3nzq3/final-fantasy-porn-interrupts-italian-senate-zoom-eventhttps://bit.ly/3nIm6Jfhttps://bit.ly/3IrpYpThttps://bit.ly/3tLiCtihttps://bit.ly/3rCbKM4#Microsoft #Activision #Wordle--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Official PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo digital storefront credit (and Minecraft Minecoins): https://triplejump.gg/⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
1/22/2022

TripleJump Podcast 150: Microsoft Buy Activision-Blizzard - Good Or Bad News?

Ep. 150
Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and what they think of Microsoft’s purchase of Activision? What about the Wordle developer who donated all the game's earnings to charity? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.0:00 Intro21:44 What We Playin’44:00 WEIRD NEWS1:07:37 Big DiscussionLINKS:https://metro.co.uk/2022/01/19/bobby-kotick-wanted-to-buy-kotaku-so-they-wouldnt-be-mean-about-him-15949082/https://kotaku.com/wordle-brings-accidental-windfall-to-another-dev-who-g-1848372932?fbclid=IwAR1B_cUjfCkH4KHWSGSuADssGBLn3LKUQ8smP0J6b9boecNGcJYteJxTN_shttps://www.vice.com/en/article/z3nzq3/final-fantasy-porn-interrupts-italian-senate-zoom-eventhttps://bit.ly/3nIm6Jfhttps://bit.ly/3IrpYpThttps://bit.ly/3tLiCtihttps://bit.ly/3rCbKM4#Microsoft #Activision #Wordle--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Official PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo digital storefront credit (and Minecraft Minecoins): https://triplejump.gg/⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
1/15/2022

TripleJump Podcast 149: PSVR 2 & Oculus Quest: Is It Time To Take VR Seriously?

Ep. 149
Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and if they think VR gaming has left its “fad” stage and become its own established medium? What about the Pokemon Crystal speedrunner who had to pen an apology to Bulbasaur? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.0:00 Intro14:39 What We Playin’39:14 WEIRD NEWS1:00:16 Big DiscussionLINKS:https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-59953330https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2022/01/random-agdqs-pokemon-crystal-speedrun-race-ended-in-a-written-apology-to-bulbasaur#PSVR #Oculus #PokemonCrystal--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Official PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo digital storefront credit (and Minecraft Minecoins): https://triplejump.gg/⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
1/8/2022

TripleJump Podcast #148: GOTY 2021 – What Are Our 5 Best Games Of The Year?

Ep. 148
NOTE: no specific spoilers are mentioned for the games in question, but if you wish to avoid all talk about the entries discussed, timestamps to skip ahead are further down in the description.The last 12 months were a real shocker in most aspects of life, but at least there were still a few great video games to help us through the madness. Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin, Ashton Matthews and James Jenkins as they run through their top picks for Game of the Year 2021, as well as the listener-voted 5 best games of the year! This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.0:00 Intro02:53 Most Anticipated Games for 2022 21:12 Listeners' Number 5 (Unpacking)21:12 Ashton's Number 5 (Unpacking)24:10 Peter's Number 5 (Kena Bridge of Spirits)27:05 James' Number 5 (Halo Infinite32:07 Ben's Number 5 (Halo Infinite)36:46 Listeners' Number 4 (Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart and It Takes Two)42:02 Peter's Number 4 (Little Nightmares 2)46:00 Ashton's Number 4 (Far Cry 6)51:30 James' Number 4 (Metroid Dread)55:53 Ben's Number 4 (Deathloop)58:53 Listeners' Number 3 (Mass Effect: Legendary Edition)1:01:17 Peter's Number 3 (It Takes Two)1:07:07 Ashton's Number 3 (Guardians Of The Galaxy)1:10:12 James' Number 3 (Age Of Empires 4)1:13:13 Ben's Number 3 (Persona 5 Strikers)1:17:01 Listeners' Number 2 (Guardians Of The Galaxy)1:17:01 Peter's Number 2 (Guardians Of The Galaxy)1:25:47 Ashton's Number 2 (Kena Bridge Of Spirits)1:27:27 James' Number 2 (Deathloop)1:30:18 Ben's Number 2 (Returnal)1:45:36 Listeners' Number 1 (Resident Evil Village)1:45:36 Peter's Number 1 (Resident Evil Village)1:53:33 Ashton's Number 1 (Deathloop)1:56:01 James' Number 1 (Psychonauts 2)2:03:16 Ben's Number 1 (Guardians Of The Galaxy)#ResidentEvilVillage #Deathloop #GuardiansOfTheGalaxy--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
12/24/2021

TripleJump Podcast 147: Christmas Games – Why Are They So Bad?

Ep. 147
Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin, and Ashton Matthews, as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and ask the immortal question – Is it possible to actually make a good Christmas-themed game? What about Square Enix removing Final Fantasy XIV from stores, because it’s just too popular and the servers can’t keep up with demand? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast. 0:00 Intro18:47 What We Playin'44:57 WEIRD NEWS1:14:52 Big DiscussionLINKS: - https://www.thesixthaxis.com/2021/12/16/final-fantasy-xiv-endwalker-removed-from-sale-server-capacity-error-2002-patch-6-01-21st-december-free-time/ - https://kotaku.com/twitch-suspends-an-amazon-prime-video-channel-1848243059 - https://kotaku.com/genshin-impact-condoms-are-real-and-fans-want-them-1848213050 #ChristmasGames #FFXIV #Endwalker--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
12/18/2021

TripleJump Podcast 146: The Game Awards 2021: What Was The Good, The Bad, The Ugly?

Ep. 146
Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and which announcements from The Game Awards they’re most excited for? What about the gamer receiving an 8000 year ban for they’re KFC Kim Jong Un car decals? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.23:20 What We Playin’50:57 WEIRD NEWS1:12:09 Big DiscussionLINKS:https://9gag.com/gag/azeAY7qhttps://kotaku.com/keanu-reeves-is-super-excited-you-all-tried-to-mod-cybe-1848195000?utm_campaign=Kotaku&utm_content=1639161253&utm_medium=SocialMarketing&utm_source=twitterhttps://www.nintendolife.com/news/2021/12/random-usain-bolt-says-mario-kart-helped-him-become-an-olympic-champ#TheGameAwards #Forspoken #ColonelKim--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Official PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo digital storefront credit (and Minecraft Minecoins): https://triplejump.gg/⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
12/11/2021

TripleJump Podcast 145: PlayStation Spartacus - Will It Measure Up To Xbox Game Pass?

Ep. 145
Join Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and what they think Playstation’s Spartacus should do to compete with Gamepass? What about the Super Mario Bros hack that adds Chris Pratt’s voice to the game? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.0:00 Intro14:35 What We Playin’39:20 WEIRD NEWS1:12:09 Big DiscussionLINKS:https://www.ign.com/articles/stolen-gun-kalashnikov-oceanic-mp-155-ultima-ward-bhttps://www.pushsquare.com/news/2021/12/random-kratos-aloy-and-ratchet-look-good-enough-to-eat-recreated-in-gingerbreadhttps://www.nintendolife.com/news/2021/12/random-this-super-mario-bros-game-hack-adds-chris-pratts-voicehttps://www.theverge.com/2021/12/3/22816827/raven-software-qa-contractor-layoff-activision-blizzard-call-of-dutyhttps://www.pushsquare.com/news/2021/12/sony-set-to-combine-ps-plus-and-ps-now-to-create-xbox-game-pass-competitor-on-ps5-ps4#PlaystationSpartacus #Gamepass #SuperPratt--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Official PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo digital storefront credit (and Minecraft Minecoins): https://triplejump.gg/⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump
12/9/2021

Halo Infinite Campaign [FIRST IMPRESSIONS] - QuipScope

When all hope is lost and humanity’s fate hangs in the balance, the Master Chief is ready to confront the most ruthless foe he’s ever faced. Step inside the armor of humanity’s greatest hero to experience an epic adventure and explore the massive scale of the Halo ring.QuipScope is where we provide our thoughts and impressions while discussing how we're getting on with the latest video game releases. This time, Halo Infinite's campaign!#Halo #HaloInfinite #HaloInfiniteCampaign--------------------------Subscribe for more wonderful video game content from Ben Potter, Peter Austin and Ashton Matthews!TripleJump provides video coverage of video games - including top ten lists featuring current gen platforms (PS4 & PS5, Xbox One & Xbox Series X/Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch and PC), retro consoles (PlayStation, Nintendo, Xbox and Sega), as well as Worst Games Ever, video game challenges, launch games videos, first impressions, podcasts, livestreams and much, much more.Careers, contacts, and more information can be found on our website: http://tripleju.mp⇨ Patreon: https://Patreon.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Twitch: https://Twitch.tv/TeamTripleJump⇨ Merchandise: https://triplejumpshop.com/⇨ Livestream VODs: http://tripleju.mp/vods⇨ Podcast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump⇨ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Facebook: https://Facebook.com/TeamTripleJump⇨ Discord: http://Bit.ly/TeamTripleJumpFollow the team on social media:• Ben: http://www.twitter.com/Confused_Dude & Confused_Dude on PSN• Peter: http://www.twitter.com/ThatPeterAustin & https://instagram.com/ThatPeterAustin• Ashton: http://www.twitter.com/ScrambledAshton & https://instagram.com/ScrambledAshtonFollow our friends!• Billy Ray Walrus: https://twitter.com/BillyRayBotrus• Rules Boss: https://twitter.com/ThisIsRulesBoss• Barbara Pis: https://twitter.com/pis_barbaraThe TripleJump Podcast is hosted by Acast, but available on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and more!Acast: https://play.acast.com/s/triplejump