The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Zelda: Breath of the Wild & Launch Stores: Episode 135

The crew at The Gaming Outsider deliver quite a meaty episode this week. We welcome Stojan Jovic from the EXP Cast to hop on and dive deep into The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Robby finishes Horizon: Zero Dawn and gives us his final opinions on that while Josh and Scott discuss the latest Shovel Knight expansion titled Specter of Torment. Our community topic is all about console launches are our favorite memories surrounding them. Stay tuned to the end of the episode to hear our impressions of the Nintendo Switch as well. Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. Don’t forget to check out our Patreon page at and consider helping out the show and earn some sweet bonus content. Thanks and enjoy!

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Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 11:27) Welcome/Introduction

(11:28 – 27:46) News/Trailers (Switch early sales numbers, Microsoft GDC/VR)

(27:47 – 59:00) “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild”

(59:01 – 1:11:33) “Horizon Zero Dawn”

(1:11:34 – 1:17:00) “Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment”

(1:17:01 – 1:20:30) “Snipperclips”

(1:20:31 – 1:24:02) “Final Fantasy VI”

(1:24:03– 1:53:54) “From the Outside In” Topic: Our Memories of Past Console Releases.

(1:53:55 – 1:57:28) Nintendo Switch impressions

(1:57:29 – 2:40:42) Closing


Josh Faulkner

Josh is a native Ohio-an who grew up in a small town that had very little for kids to do. As a result, Josh picked up video games at a very young age. Video games played a huge part in his childhood and continued to do so in his adult life. Starting out on an Atari 2600 when he was 3 years old, gaming has sort of grown up alongside with Josh and continues to be his biggest hobby. As an IT technician by day, Josh is an aspiring gaming writer by night who founded a few websites including 16 Bit Heroes and Too Busy Gaming, while also dabbling in retro gaming YouTube videos and live streaming events.