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42: A Bundle of Borderlands Fun, Battle Royale with Cheese & Mobile Meg

Welcome to Episode 42 of Heroes Of Handheld. We’re chock-a-block this week: with a nice long intro, lots of news, a JRPG review and talk about handheld GTA.

In the Intro:

  • April Fools – IPS Vita Galaxy S5
  • Numberwang 2048 is the best thing ever. Click here to play, or work out what the hell Numberwang is here

Following up with a bundle of news:

  • The Walking Dead is coming to Android – now you have no excuse not to play!
  • Family Guy – The Quest For Stuff comes out this week, and look like good fun (if a little similar to Simpsons Tapped Out)
  • An incredible PSN Easter Sale – featuring Killzone Mercenary for less than £15! Read more here.
  • Pokemon Sales figures are HUGE. Nearly 12 million sales, which makes it the fastest selling 3DS game thus far.
  • Finally we have a Borderlands Vita release date for North America, as well as a release date for the American Vita slim
  • A new Super Mario 3D game is in development – potentially a sequel to either 3D Land (3DS) or 3D World (WiiU)
  • GTA V iFruit and Vita Pets – more detail in Indiecast 11
  • Smash Bros Nintendo Direct was a huge success – you can watch the full thing on Youtube – and come back later on in the week for more info in this weeks Smashcast!
  • Playstation Allstars Battle Royale – the “please play this game again” update – check out more details with their Youtube trailer 
  • Retro City Rampage is selling excellently on 3DS
  • There’s a trailer for the sequel to Hotline Miami – Chris’ favourite game on Vita – and it’s CRACKING


Destiny Of Spirits – a free to play JRPG on PlayStation Vita, which uses GPS and location based gaming to affect how everything plays out. Colin’s one sentence review: A fun game that needs to sort out loading times.

Weekly topic:

Listener Jay got in touch asking about GTA for Vita. We answer it in the most depressingly realistic way possible.

You can listen to the podcast through iTunes , Stitcher, or by clicking below:   For extra goodies you can also check us out on Youtube and Twitter. 


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