This week on DUNCECAST WITH SAMURAI BANANA:
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)
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