The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 075: The Legend of Zelda 30th Anniversary Edition

The latest episode of The Gaming Outsider podcast is now live for Wednesday, February 24th 2016. This week we take the opportunity to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda series by centering our community topic around our favorite, least favorite and most memorable moments in the Zelda franchise. We invite Steve Peterson back this week to jump into our Zelda lovefest as well. Also, we discuss the latest gaming news including Warren Spector returning to System Shock, the crazy price of yet another VR headset and the free games offered by Games with Gold and Playstation Plus in March. The crew also go into all of the latest games they’re playing including Firewatch, Street Fighter V, round two of The Division beta and Unravel. Head on over to your favorite podcast platform of choice and grab the episode right now. Can’t wait? Press play on the media player below to start the show right now. Thanks and we hope you enjoy it!


Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 10:04) Welcome/Introduction

(10:05 – 13:31) What has our guest (STEVE PETERSON) been playing? (“The Division [open beta. PS4], “Dying Light” [DLC, PS4])

(13:32 – 22:45) What has ZACH been playing? (“Street Fighter V”, “Rise of the Tomb Raider” [Xbox One], “Star Wars Battlefront”)

(22:46 – 28:22) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Firewatch”, “Rocket League” [Xbox One])

(28:23 – 36:44) What has JOSH been playing? (“Unravel”, new Pokémon-themed 3DS)

(36:45 – 57:52) News/Trailers

(57: – 1:29:51) From the Outside In “What are you favorite games from ‘The Legend of Zelda’ series, and what are some of your favorite memories/moments from the series?”

(1:29:52– 1:32:14) 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.