The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 136: Zelda, Horizon & Yacht Club Interview

We have an exciting episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast for you all this week. It’s that time of the month again, so the crew sits down and answers community questions about anything and everything. News this week covers GameStop’s attempt at competing with Best Buy and Amazon’s discount subscription services, a Reservoir Dogs game in the works as well as some news about a Metal Gear Solid movie. Games we discuss this week are more Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Zach gives is take on Horizon: Zero Dawn and Josh gives his impressions of Blaster Master Zero on the Nintendo Switch. At the end of the episode, stick around for a great interview with Yacht Club Games programmer Ian Flood about the newly released Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment and its development. Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, iHeartRadio, TuneIn and more. Don’t forget to check us out on Patreon at and consider supporting the show for some sweet bonus content. Thanks and enjoy!

Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 15:38) Welcome/Introduction

(15:39 – 32:49) News/Trailers (Switch early sales numbers, Microsoft GDC/VR)

(32:50 – 47:31) “Horizon Zero Dawn”

(47:32 – 1:10:27) “Breath of the Wild”

(1:10:28: – 1:15:56) “Blaster Master Zero”

(1:15:57– 1:42:58) “From the Outside In” Topic: Community Questions.

(1:42:59 – 1:44:51) 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.