Dear chums Mike (aka Duncecap) and Tim (aka Samurai Banana) weather a literal thunderstorm in the hip-hop heart of Brooklyn while chatting about online gaming and sports gaming in their virtual treehouse.
Topics discussed in this episode include:
- Playing game consoles in hotel rooms
- Tim’s aversion to playing games online (GTA Online)
- Gaming with their fellow rappers (Gruff Lion, Googie, Big Breakfast)
- Mike's online gaming faves: Unreal Tournament, Warhammer 2, Overwatch
- Watching longplays and toxic speedruns on YouTube
- Tim bonding with his Dad over ToeJam & Earl
- Sports, online and IRL (Tecmo Bowl, Backyard Sports, Skate)
- Why were people impressed by the Madden NFL 2001 graphics?
- Mike loves golf (Tiger Woods PGA Tour, Mario Golf: Super Rush, Golf Story)
- Arcade-y sports games as fantasy fulfillment (Tony Hawk, NFL Blitz)
- Boxing and wrestling games (Def Jam: Vendetta, Fight Night, Ready 2 Rumble, Rocky)
Theme and interstitial music produced by Duncecap.
This episode of DUNCECAST WITH SAMURAI BANANA was edited and produced by Gary Suarez for the Cabbages Podcast Network. Learn more about Cabbages at www.cabbageshiphop.com