Welcome to the new format! One hour is the new two hours! Intermissions are a thing of the past! This newer, shorter, and more streamlined Jump Kick Punch is ready to wow you with discussions about Prince of Persia, excitement over Red Dead Revolver, hands-on impressions of Alan Wake, and a brief visit to some major mascot franchises. Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of belching and in-fighting– and stay tuned this coming Monday for our new, weekly emails-only episode!

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Lost is over, and we can finally move on as a people… but before we do, it’s time for Tom, Brandon, and special guest Heidi to work together and answer some lingering mysteries, Encyclopedia Brown style! Then, after a short break, we flash sideways to a different half of the show where Brandon, Zack, and Josh talk about their personal favorite 2D fighters.

There’s a whole lot of dudes-in-helmets talk going on this week as Brandon, Josh, Tom, and Zack discuss their thoughts on Iron Man 2, Mega Man fan efforts, new impressions of Halo: Reach, and answer some more listener mail! You guys spoil us. (DON’T STOP.)

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Happy Star Wars Day! Happy Iron Man 2 release weekend! Happy Kick-Ass reactions! Happy everything this week as all four JKP’ers (hahaha, “pee-ers”) gather ’round the laptop for a whopping 2.5 hours of nerd talk. Also: if the sound of a grown man cramming a fast food nightmare into his maw is up your alley, then welcome home.

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Joss Whedon’s Avengers, Batman’s animated legacy, Coco on TBS, and Seth MacFarlane hate boners are just a few of the featured discussions this week in an episode so great that it took two extra days to edit. Not because Brandon was busy. And tired. Shhhhhh, don’t worry about it.

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Our nerdy quartet is back at full strength after two weeks of absences, and just in time to discuss the final chapter of DC’s Blackest Night. We also talk about more terrible and unavoidable Star Wars projects, forums spoiling the entirety of Sonic 4, and how gee-dee crazy Frank Miller is. Also-also, more emails– this time with questions!

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Tom has returned from PAX East with glorious tales of games, games, and more games! Zack sits this one out while while Brandon and Josh extract the precious memories from Tom’s brain. We also clue him in on some stuff he missed while he was gone, and– to top it off– we finally answer some emails! At last, VALIDATION!

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