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Gamer Friends is a podcast about gaming and the gaming community from a Black, queer, and lefty perspective. If you’re looking for more melanin or rainbows in your gaming life, you’ve found your people!

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107: The Worst Year In My Adult Life

February 1st, 2024


We're alive! Your Gamer Friends return to share some updates. Basically, last year was the worst year of our lives. Everything sucks! Not even two …

Almost A Triple Spoilercast: How Y'all Doing?

June 16th, 2023


Your Gamer Friends Return! Finally! After an unexpected and unplanned hiatus, Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd64 explain what they've been up to before …

Quantumania Spoilercast: The Revolution Will Be In The Quantum Realm

February 28th, 2023


Your Gamer Friends are back with a spoilercast for Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania.

Thank you so much for listening! As always, we really …

106: Rip-Roaring Mad

February 6th, 2023


We're back, this time with another deep-dive into the wild world of D&D drama! This time, your Gamer Friends are joined by friend of the show and D&D correspondent, KetracelBlack, to get caught up on the recent …

105: 2022's Games of the Year

January 17th, 2023


Our 2022 recap is here, and we have plenty of surprises in store for our favorite games of the year. This year we're giving flowers to our favorite backlog experiences, indie games, the coveted top three, and an extra …

GotG Christmas Special Listen-Along

December 28th, 2022


It's a Christmas miracle! We've got one more surpirse for our Gamer Friends, come listen along with us as we watch the Guardians of The Galaxy Christmas Special. These are usually for our patrons but the Christmas …

104: A Banger of a Start

December 26th, 2022


We're back with a huge episode to close out the year! Big Nkrumah's favorite Cities: Skylines content creator, Few Candy, is here to discuss her …

Negro Cat 2: Negroes Forever Spoilercast

December 20th, 2022


Your Gamer Friends are back to recap and discuss Wakanda Forever and Phase 4 of the MCU! Well, minus AudioNerd -- he got a fancy new job making the official Black Panther: Wakanda Forever podcast, so he doesn't want to …


October 31st, 2022


Happy Halloween! To close out spooky season, AudioNerd and Big Nkrumah are talking about the horrific allegations surrounding the imminent release of Bayonetta 3 and the scary (not really) prospect of James Gunn taking …

She-Hulk by Night Spoilercast

October 19th, 2022


Yeah, our spoilercasts are just episodes now! This week, your Gamer Friends are joined by friend of the show @JenYetAgain to discuss the joy that was …

102: Committed To The Occult

October 1st, 2022


It's that time again! Your friends in gaming Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd64 are joined by Enya (Edna) to discuss the payment for goods and services that led Big Nkrumah, notorious for being against all dark-sided games, to …

101: Racist Space Monkeys

September 17th, 2022


Join your Gamer Friends as they embark on the first episode with the new format! This time, we're joined by friend of the show and Dungeon Master @KetracelBlack to discuss the recent Dungeons & Dragons controversy …

100: One Hundred Things Are Percolating

September 6th, 2022


We've made it to 100 episodes, and we have some big plans to share for the future of Gamer Friends. Shoutout to all of our incredible listeners for getting us to this milestone!

As always, we really appreciate the …

Marvelous Ms. Thor: The Ms. Marvel and Thor 4 Spoilercast

July 22nd, 2022


The recquisite amount of time has passed, lets get into the spoilercast for Ms. Marvel and Thor: Love and Thunder!

Thank you so much for listening! As always, we really appreciate the support. Make sure to give us a …

099: No Man's Skyrim

June 19th, 2022


Hey Gamer Friends! This episode we're "Logging On" with the releases of Sniper Elite 5, Roller Champions, Industria, Mario Strikers: Battle League, …

098: Pride Month Throwback

June 9th, 2022


We're taking it easy for this episode. A little too much is happening in the world, and it's Pride! While we recalibrate, enjoy this throwback to our infinite optimism in our Avengers: Endgame spoilercast.

Thank you so …

097: Yes Yes Y'all

May 22nd, 2022


Gamer Friends is back with a new episode! We're "Logging On" with the releases of Trek to Yomi, Evil Dead: The Game, and Vampire: The Masquerade - Swansong, Square Enix's massive selloff, Bethesda's major delays for …

096: Playing Every Game

May 13th, 2022


Hey, Gamer Friends! We're back with a brand new episode (and some corrections from our recent spoilercast, lol). "Logging On," we're discussing The …

Let Go and Let Khonsu: the Moon Knight and Dr. Strange SpoilerCast

May 10th, 2022


She really done did it now. Your Gamer Friends recall their experience with Moon Knight and Dr. Strange while dipping their toes into the MCU discourse. This episode goes out to all of the moms out there. We see you, …

095: A Burden To Bear

April 25th, 2022


We're back again with a lighter episode! This time we're "Logging On" with the releases of MLB The Show 22 and eFootball 2022, the official release of Unreal Engine 5, E3 2022, the Game Developers Conference (and …

094: Everybody's Wet

April 17th, 2022


After a long recovery, AudioNerd's illness has abated enough for the return of your Gamer Friends! We're "Logging On" with the releases of WWE 2K22, Tunic, Shredders, Kirby and the Forgotten Land, Weird West, GhostWire: …

Egyptian Cough Penance

April 9th, 2022


A limited time Patreon exclusive! Your Gamer Friends couldn't record because of a sick AudioNerd, so we did something with a lower lift to make up …

093: Crow Has Two Hands

March 12th, 2022


It’s that time, Gamer Friends! Friend of the show and co-founder of Dual Wield Studio, Rowan, joins us to talk all things Witch Queen, Destiny 2’s new expansion. And by all things, we really just mean the vibes.

But …

092: Critical Nintendo Theory

February 25th, 2022


Your Gamer Friends have returned to discuss one of the most packed gaming months in recent memory! “Logging On,” we saw the release of CrossfireX, Lost Ark, Horizon Forbidden West, and Destiny 2: Witch Queen. There was …

091: The Cigarette After

February 10th, 2022


Welcome to Gamer Friends, fourth anniversary edition! After some celebratory housekeeping, we’re “Logging On” with releases for Dying Light 2, OlliOlli World, Sifu, and Pokémon Legends Arceus, Bungie’s acquisition by …

090: (Resurrections) P*** C****

January 28th, 2022


2022 gets started with a bang! “Logging On,” we’re talking all aspects of the Microsoft acquisition of Activision Blizzard (and King) including …

089: 2021’s Games of the Year

January 13th, 2022


Who could have guessed that 2021 would be, in many ways, worse than 2020? Well, at least the video games were great. It’s been another year, so your …

088: That Book Is Racist

December 30th, 2021


For our final full episode of the year, we’re catching up on The Game Awards, the latest union busting efforts from ActivisionBlizzard, Bungie’s own …

Hawkeye: A Christmas SpoilerCast

December 25th, 2021


Gamer Friends! We’re fresh off of our excitement from Hawkeye’s season finale and ready to spoil it as a Christmas present. Happy holidays from your …

No Way Home: An Abolitionist SpoilerCast

December 23rd, 2021


Gamer Friends, we’ve got a true holiday treat for our Spider-Man: No Way Home Spoilercast. We’re bringing back Kenji (@afreshmind) to discuss the …

087: Something Funny

December 11th, 2021


Happy (late) Thanksgiving! Your Game Friends are “Logging On” with Guardians of the Galaxy, GTA Definitive Edition, Age of Empires IV, Jurassic World …

The Eternals SpoilerCast: Not Good Enough

November 19th, 2021


Hello gamer friends!

We’re coming at you with a spoilercast of Marvel’s The Eternals. We sat down with filmmaker and content regurgitator @Boringstein to talk about the film, being an MCU crank and the overall state of …

086: Accent Walls!!!

October 29th, 2021


Hello again, Gamer Friends! We’re “Logging On” with Kena: Bridge of Spirits, Metroid Dread, Sable, New World, Hot Wheels Unleashed, eFootball, FIFA 22, NHL 22, Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl, Far Cry 6, Nintendo Direct and …

A SpoilerCast Double Feature: Star Wars Visions and Marvel's What If...

October 14th, 2021


Gamer Friends! We’ve got another double feature spoilercast for you! We’re getting into Star Wars Visions and What If…! The spoilers come in hot and fast for both so only listen when you’ve watched both (or don’t! We …

085: Ain't No Mountain High Enough

September 23rd, 2021


It’s been a minute, huh? On this episode of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with an absolute truckload of releases, including Humankind, Quake, …

Shang-Chi SpoilerCast: The Legend of the Top 10 MCU Films

September 20th, 2021


Hello Gamer Friends!

We are hard at work on our next full episode but we’ve got a spoilercast to hold you over until then! We’re getting into …

084: Pathfinder Is Black

August 16th, 2021


On this episode of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with Second Star, Tribes of Midgard, The Ascent, The Sims 4: Cottage Living, Pokémon: Unite, …

083: He Platted It

August 1st, 2021


On this episode of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with Palestine, post-E3 news, Switch OLED, Valve’s Steam Deck, Scott Cawthon, Xbox Streaming, Apex Legends, Sony’s State of Play, Assassin’s Creed Infinite, Robocop: …

Black Widow and Loki SpoilerCast: Minimal Ramifications

July 21st, 2021


Gamer Friends! We’ve got a Double Feature with our latest Spoilercast. We’re getting into Black Widow AND Loki, while also quickly devolving into our …

082: E3 Summer Max Plus Extravaganza Fest Part 2

July 8th, 2021


We’re back with Part II of our E3 Extravaganza and with our gamer friends at Player 2 Has Entered The Podcast, MCPaperstacks and Full Metal Murk.

For …

081: E3 Summer Max Plus Extravaganza Fest Part 1

June 28th, 2021


For our 4th year talking all things E3, we’ve invited some guests! From our gamer friends at Player 2 Has Entered The Podcast, MCPaperstacks and Full …

080: Happy Pride!

June 5th, 2021


We’re back! This episode we’re “Logging On” with Skate City, Knockout City, Hood: Outlaws and Legends, Mass Effect: Legendary Edition, Resident Evil Village, Biomutant, Horizon Forbidden West, Far Cry and the Division, …

079: Noir!

May 12th, 2021


On this episode of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with Super Meat Boy, Neir Replicant, MLB The Show ‘21, Returnal, New Pokémon Snap, Sony’s State of Play, Apple vs. Epic, Discord, Outriders, and corporate greed.

TFATWS SpoilerCast: (Black) Captain America

April 30th, 2021


TFATWS SpoilerCast: (Black) Captain America

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Hello Gamer Friends! We’re coming at you this week with a full-length spoiler cast …

078: The Arrival Of Video Games

April 10th, 2021


This episode we’re “Logging On” with It Takes Two, Monster Hunter: Rise, Disco Elysium: The Final Cut, The Binding of Isaac: Repentance, Outriders, …

077: Restorative Justice (League)

March 28th, 2021


Your Gamer Friends are back! This episode we’re “Logging On” with Pokémon’s 25th Anniversary, Sony’s State of Play, Square Enix Presents, E3 2021, Bethesda, and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles revival.

“These Past Two …

Wandavision SpoilerCast: I'll Save Kathryn Hahn

March 21st, 2021


Hello Gamer Friends! We’re back with a SpoilerCast for Wandavision before our next regular episode.

Before diving into this one, we recorded this …

076: Give You This Fire Flower

March 2nd, 2021


Your Gamer Friends are back, “Logging On” with Persona 5: Strikers, Brethedge, and the Outriders Demo. Also on the agenda is Blizzconline (yes, we make fun of the name), the long-awaited Nintendo Direct, Microsoft’s FPS …

075: To The Moon

February 22nd, 2021


Welcome back to Gamer Friends, where we’re celebrating our second anniversary! Thank you for two incredible years. Here’s to many more!

“Logging On,” lots of spooky stuff has been released! The Medium, The Sims 4: …

074: Sounds Like Democracy To Me

January 29th, 2021


Your Gamer Friends have returned with a new episode! “Logging On,” we explain PogChamp, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World - Complete Edition, Hitman 3, and Cyber Shadow all release, Lucasfilm Games is born, CD Projekt Red is …

073: Our 2020 Games Of The Year

January 15th, 2021


It’s our 2020 Games of the Year special! What a horrible fucking year, with some truly incredible games. Sit back, relax, and let us ramble on about …

072: Things Patches Can't Fix

December 30th, 2020


We’re back for the last episode of the worst year of all of our lives. Coincidentally, our incredible conversation with the illustrious Carolyn Petit

071: It's Spider-Man!

December 14th, 2020


Greetings from Rhode Island! Your Gamer Friends have moved and are getting back into the swing of things. “Logging On,” we talk about World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, Empire of Sin, Immortals Fenyx Rising, and the …

070: Just A Bunch of Games

November 25th, 2020


We’re talking PS5 and Xbox Series X/S for the entire show! Beyond the console launches themselves, your Gamer Friends will discuss Destiny 2: Beyond …

069: Plan The Revolution (at Brunch)

November 10th, 2020


We’ve recovered from the election, Gamer Friends! “Logging On,” we’re discussing the releases for Pokemon Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra, Watch Dogs Legion, Ghostrunner, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered, and …

068: Optional Crunch

October 25th, 2020


Welcome to Depression Friends! “Logging On,” we’re talking about FIFA 21, NHL 21, Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition, Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit, Cyberpunk 2077, Dreamhaven (definitely not Blizzard), Ghost of …

067: All Of The Homophobia

October 10th, 2020


We’re back, Gamer Friends! This time we’re “Logging On” with Mafia: Definitive Edition, Baldur’s Gate III, Star Wars: Squadrons, Super Mario Bros. …

066: True Chaos

September 25th, 2020


Another day, another miscarriage of justice. Rest in power, Breonna.

On this episode of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with Bullets Per Minute …

065: Gaslighting Simulator

September 13th, 2020


Happy Labor Day, Gamer Friends! This episode, we’re “Logging On” with Marvel’s Avengers, Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2, NBA 2K21, Spellbreak, and The Sims 4: Journey to Batuu, a recap of Gamescom highlights, the most recent …

064: Hallelujah

August 28th, 2020


Your Gamer Friends are here with another respite from your quarantine blues. “Logging On,” Microsoft Flight Simulator, Battletoads, and Samurai Jack: …

063: X Is For Existential

August 19th, 2020


Blame capitalism for keeping this episode from you for almost a full week! Our sincere apologies. We’re “Logging On” after some Alias-inspired beats …

062: Critically Acclaimed

July 31st, 2020


Your Gamer Friends are coming at you hot, because we are literally melting in New York right now. “Logging On,” we’re breaking down the Xbox Summer Games Event, including Halo: Infinite, Everwild, Tell Me Why, Grounded, …

061: Chub Pikachu

July 16th, 2020


This week, we’re “Logging On” with Maneater, Disintegration, and Iron Man VR’s respective releases, NBA 2K21’s price hike, directs from Bungie, …

060: They Didn't Do The Reading

July 7th, 2020


Your Gamer Friends return with (most but not all) of the news we’ve missed while taking some time to decompress. “Logging On,” The Last of Us II has been released, Sony revealed the PS5, Cyberpunk 2077, Marvel’s …

059: Black And Hopeful

June 17th, 2020


Hello Gamer Friends! We’re taking it easy this week and bringing you some small updates and a rerun of a very special episode of the show. We hope you are all taking care of yourselves, each other and are doing your …

058: At Least One Extravaganza Per Year

May 21st, 2020


We took a break, but now we’re back! We promise we’ll tell you about it next time. “Logging On,” we’re discussing Gears Tactics, Streets of Rage 4, Wasteland 3, Unreal Engine 5, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, The Last of Us …

057: Is A Bell

April 14th, 2020


Your COVID-19 comrades are back! This go around we’re “Logging On” with Final Fantasy VII Remake, Resident Evil 3 Remake, Sony’s DualSense …

056: Based on Teraflops

March 27th, 2020


Happy quarantine! Please keep yourself, your loved ones, and random strangers safe by staying inside and listening to your Gamer Friends. “Logging On,” DOOM Eternal, Animal Crossing, Call of Duty: Warzone, Half-Life: …

055: My Hottest Take

March 14th, 2020


Your Gamer Friends are back with a brand new episode! “Logging On,” we’re talking the FFVII Remake Demo, Samurai Jack’s new game, GDC’s postponment, Destiny 2’s new season, Ghost of Tsushima, NFL 2K’s comeback (ish), …

054: Animal Crossing: New Capitalism

March 1st, 2020


Your Gamer Friends are back with a brand new episode! “Logging On,” we’re getting into the DICE Awards, Half-Life Alyx, Stadia’s undoing, updates on …

053: Blame Hideo Kojima

February 23rd, 2020


Your Gamer Friends are here with part one of our two-year anniversary celebration! It’s not much of a celebration yet, so don’t get too excited. “Logging On,” we’re chatting about CDProjektRed, Pokémon Home, The Sims, …

052: Let's Talk

February 13th, 2020


It’s delay season for real! Your tardy Gamer Friends have finally gotten caught up on January’s news and we’re happy to report that everyone else is running late, too.

“Logging On,” major delays for several AAA titles …

051: Space Gays!!!

February 8th, 2020


It’s been a while, Gamer Friends! Your fashionably late hosts have battled illness and capitalism to bring you a brand new episode a mere three weeks late. We’re kicking things off by “Logging On” with the “new” PS5 …

050: Our 2019 Games Of The Year

January 26th, 2020


It’s a new year and we’re back with our Games Of The Year roundup! We’re changing things up with NEW AWARDS so we can dive even deeper to the games we loved playing this past year.

Thank you so much for listening (and …

049: Put Alicia Keys On The Stage

December 20th, 2019


Your Gamer Friends are back with our last episode of 2019! “Logging On,” we’re going in-depth on the 2019 Game Awards and talking the return of MLB’s The Show franchise, updates to the DualShock 4, Rocket League’s …

048: Where The Sauce Is

December 7th, 2019


Your Gamer Friends are back with a brand new episode! “Logging On,” we’re talking Halo: Reach’s new home, Apex Legend’s new game-changing updates, Destiny 2’s new Season of Dawn, Microsoft’s views on VR, Twitch losing …

047: I Doubt It's Commentary

November 22nd, 2019


In this latest episode of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with Stadia news (???), a whole bunch of releases (!!!), updates from XO 19, Half-Life’s …

046: It's Definitely Demonic

November 9th, 2019


Your Gamer Friends are back with a brand new episode! “Logging On,” we deep dive into #BlizzCon2019 and the lingering Hong Kong controversy (including Diablo 4, Overwatch 2, Hearthstone, and World of Warcraft), and then …

045: Violent Spaghetti

October 30th, 2019


Well, we were on time for the last episode! In a post-illness edition of Gamer Friends, we’re “Logging On” with Stadia news, several game delays, the Mixer takeover, Call of Duty Modern Warfare, WWE 2K20, Fortnite 2.0, …

044: Even More Human

October 10th, 2019


It’s time again! Gamer Friends is back with a brand new episode. This time, we’re “Logging On” with the launch of our very own Discord server, big PlayStation 5 news, Sony’s cross-play announcement, Blizzard’s growing …

043: Add That To The Bleep List

September 30th, 2019


It’s a new episode of Gamer Friends! This time we’re “Logging On” with huge news about the future of E3, the recent Apple Arcade announcement, updates for EA’s Project Atlas, Apex Legends Season 3, the new Avengers AR …

042: Poor Carmine

September 18th, 2019


Gamer Friends is back again, just a little late, but we’ve been very busy being exploited by capitalism! We’ll be back to our regularly scheduled …

041: Don't Let Nobody Tell You Otherwise

September 4th, 2019


We’re back with a packed episode of Gamer Friends this week! “Logging On,” the boys are talking about all of the major Gamescom news, including Cyberpunk 2077, The Avengers, and Death Stranding, The Sims 4, launches for …

040: Nuanced [Bleep]

August 22nd, 2019


It’s a tardy for the party episode of Gamer Friends! This go around we’re “Logging On” with a note on the recent mass shootings in the United States …

039: You Need To Get A Floating Hoverbike

August 4th, 2019


Hello Gamer Friends! This week we are Logging On with the Fortnite World Cup, The Outer Worlds, Gears 5 drama about no in-game smoking, Google …

Far From Home SpoilerCast: [REDACTED] Gave Us So Much

July 31st, 2019


We’re coming at you with a bonus “These Past Two Weeks In Nerdom” with a spoilercast of Spider-Man: Far From Home and a recap of Marvel’s SDCC presentation.

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038: Respect The Hustle

July 18th, 2019


It’s a fairly light episode of Gamer Friends this go around! Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd are “Logging On” with the Nintendo Switch Lite announcement, …

037: Recap of the Shenanigans

July 4th, 2019


We’re living in a post-E3 world, Gamer Friends! We have a jam-packed episode for you covering all of the latest and greatest since our E3 recap episodes.

“Logging On,” Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd64 are getting into all of …

036: Mostly Cinematic E3 Extravaganza Part 2

June 14th, 2019


We are back for Part 2 of the E3 Extravaganza! We continue the conversation with Bethesda, Devolver Digital, the VR Showcase, The PC Gaming Show, …

035: Mostly Cinematic E3 Extravaganza Part 1

June 13th, 2019


For the second year, your intrepid Gamer Friends take you on a journey through E3 and cover all of the biggest news coming from the event! Instead of making y’all listen to us for hours on end, we’re splitting our spicy …

034: Caught Us Slipping

June 8th, 2019


It’s officially E3 season, and the news and leaks are dropping left and right!

“Logging On,” we’re chatting about the biggest pre-E3 rumors and teases, including Google Stadia, Destiny 2: Shadowkeep, Watch Dogs: Legion, …

033: Short and Sweet

May 31st, 2019


We’re sliding into your podcast feeds a little late this week (sorry about that!) to log on with news from Minecraft. Rage 2, Sony and Microsoft’s budding friendship, CD Projekt Crunch, Epic Game Store’s messiness and a …

032: You Have to Be Naked Tho

May 17th, 2019


Your Gamer Friends have returned, and one of us is now a Master. Congratulations to AudioNerd64 for completing grad school this week!

While he’s been …

Endgame SpoilerCast: [REDACTED]'s [REDACTED]

May 2nd, 2019


It’s finally here! Your Gamer Friends are spoiling the entire hell out of Avengers: Endgame. Only hit that play button once you’ve seen the Film of A Generation!

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031: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

April 25th, 2019


We’re back on track, and just in time for the most intense nerd weekend of 2019: Endgame and the Battle of Winterfell are on the horizon, and your Gamer Friends are on edge. “Logging On,” we’re discussing Respawn’s …

030: It's Apolitical

April 13th, 2019


It’s time for another episode of Gamer Friends! This week, we’re “Logging On” with the announcement of Borderlands 3, more fallout re: the Epic Games Store, an Assassin’s Creed Easter Egg, more info on Nintendo VR’s …

029: Google Is Shaking

April 2nd, 2019


We’re back with another full-length episode of Gamer Friends! This week, Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd64 are “Logging On” with a debate over the future …

Captain Marvel SpoilerCast: A Win For White Women

March 30th, 2019


We’re coming at you with our promised BONUS episode all about Captain Marvel! Spoilers lie ahead so only listen if you watched the film! Or don’t. We …

028: Flat Stanley

March 17th, 2019


Your Gamer Friends are back at it! “Logging On” gets a little derailed by Anthem-induced stress, but we manage to dive into Devil May Cry 5’s launch, Steam’s most recent controversy, EA’s mishandling of their influencer …

027: Freeze and Retrieve

February 28th, 2019


This week on Gamer Friends we’re getting into ALL OF THE GAMES that have come out since we’ve last spoke to y’all. It’s a lot. After that we get into all of the Nintendo news including the Nintendo Direct presentation, …

026: This Game Looks Gross

February 15th, 2019


On a jam packed episode of Gamer Friends, your hosts are “Logging On” by discussing the near-flawless Apex Legends launch, the recent Jump Force, Anthem, and Division 2 betas, layoffs at Activision Blizzard, …

025: Switch Spectacular!

January 31st, 2019


Gamer Friends is back with the hottest takes from the Anthem VIP Demo! But before we get to The Homescreen, your hosts are Logging On with the launch of Resident Evil 2’s remaster, a Cyberpunk 2077 staffing shake-up, …

024: Crunchy Footsteps

January 19th, 2019


We’re back from the holiday break and from being sick! Although we’re sliding into your feeds a late this week, we got a jam-packed show for y’all. …

023: 2018's Games of the Year

January 2nd, 2019


Your Gamer Friends are starting off the new year diving right into a discussion on our Top 3 picks for Game of the Year. We’re keeping the show notes sparse this week so we don’t ruin the surprise and trust us, the …

022: Blowing Up Consoles

December 20th, 2018


On the penultimate episode of 2018, your Gamer Friends get a little goofy. “Logging On,” we’re talking Super Smash Bros, recapping The Game Awards …

021: Caught Up in the Revolution

December 4th, 2018


Gamer Friends are taking it easy this episode on a light news week, “Logging On” with an update on the disastrous fallout from Bethesda’s Fallout 76 (sue us), Battlefield V’s struggling sales, Red Dead Online’s debut, …

020: The Beast Within

November 21st, 2018


On this episodes of Gamer Friends, your hosts are tackling a metric ton of news (which is pretty unusual for this time of year, tbh). First up “Logging On,” we’re talking Activision’s earnings diss to Bungie, all the …

019: A Hootin' Hollerin' Yee-Hawin' Morally Questionin’ Good Time

November 8th, 2018


Gamer Friends returns with a packed episode, and an interview with Big Nick’s IRL best friend, clingypumpkin. ”Logging On,” we went hands-on with Google’s Project Stream, aka the future, and comment on some of the …

018: That Ninja Money

October 23rd, 2018


This week we are diving into Red Dead’s 100-hour work weeks, Black Ops 4, City Skylines, a new Sims expansion, Fallout 76’s stress test and praising the latest Kotaku feature on SonicFox.

We get into all things …

017: 2K Saved My Life

October 10th, 2018


This week your gamer friends are getting into the continuing saga of the Fortnite cube, news from Oculus, Super Mario Party, Life Is Strange 2, the …

016: A Loser Nerd With A Bowl Cut

September 26th, 2018


This week we are “Logging On” with some big topics on Gamer Friends, including Animal Crossing coming to Switch, NBA 2K’s microtransactions, Call of …

015: The Beyoncè of Game Development

September 11th, 2018


This week your gamer friends are getting into a (short) list of news including Battlefield 5’s underwhelming demo, Fortnite’s cosmic cube, and Cyberpunk 2077 (which is going to be the best game of all time, yes, we’ve …

They Run the Gambit

September 3rd, 2018


We’re coming at you with a bonus episode this week all about the one-day trail of Destiny 2’s new game mode, Gambit. Your hosts are joined by gamer friends Dylan…uh we mean George and David.


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014: Do Better

August 29th, 2018


Your Gamer Friends are back for another episode, Logging On with a Gamescom roundup. Big Nkrumah is a fan of the Fortnite theme park, Sekiro’s new gameplay and release date, the Battlefield 4 open beta, but AudioNerd64 …

013: The Waluigi Treatment

August 13th, 2018


This week on your favorite show, Big Nick and AudioNerd64 have a lot to discuss. Logging On, we talk Red Dead Redemption 2, Super Smash Bros., everyone’s favorite streamer, ongoing sexism in video gaming, Sony’s new PS4 …

012: The Many Voices of Game Development

July 30th, 2018


On a very special episode of Gamer Friends, we’re taking you deep into some of the games on display at the Game Developers of Color Expo in our …

011: That Good Bagel Blood

July 16th, 2018


Gamer Friends has returned this week with lots of news and a dope new guest! Logging On, we tackle the ArenaNet mess and subsequent fallout before discussing toxicity in gaming more generally, including Rainbow Six …

010: I Do Play Forza

July 2nd, 2018


We’re back this week starting off with the aftermath of E3, but don’t worry, it will be in much less detail. For the rest of Logging On, we’re talking Battlefield Feminism...uh, we mean Battlefield V’s alpha, updates on …

009: Historically Inaccurate E3 Extravaganza

June 18th, 2018


As promised, it’s an E3 extravaganza open this week’s Gamer Friends. AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah painstakingly take you through all of the games announced at E3 (that we care about) in our longest episode to date! No …

008: We Have A Dream

June 4th, 2018


Next stop, E3! Your Gamer Friends are here to discuss all of the major news in the lead-up to one of the industry’s most important events. Logging On, we’re reacting to the Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey leak, Battlefield …

Bonus of Feet

May 29th, 2018


If you enjoyed our last episode and want to hear more from our resident Destiny clan, Bones of Feet, you're in luck! We have extra content from the …

007: Bones of Feet

May 21st, 2018


On a very special episode of Gamer Friends, AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah kick off the show Logging On with a discussion about Thanos in Fortnite, the fate of Radical Heights, a new SuperHot, Microsoft’s adaptive …

006: Gamer With A Capital G

May 7th, 2018


This week on Gamer Friends, Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd64 are Logging on with E3, EA Play and Red Dead Redemptions new trailer! While only one of us is excited about Red Dead, both of us take joy in clowning a New York …

Infinity War SpoilerCast: We're Shook

April 30th, 2018


For the very first bonus episode of Gamer Friends, we have a SPOILER ALERT! 🚨🚨🚨 AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah go over every salacious detail from Avengers: Infinity War. If you listen to this, you will be spoiled!

And …

005: Can You Turn On Your Xbox?

April 23rd, 2018


It’s a big week on Gamer Friends, with our second-ever guest, SaraWithAStar! Big Nkrumah  and AudioNerd64 chat it up with Sara about our recent weekend with her Nintendo Switch and a bunch of Switch-exclusive games, …

004: That Was A Rant

April 9th, 2018


This week on Gamer Friends, Big Nkrumah and AudioNerd64 are really excited about the Spider-Man release date, PUBG’s new map, and April’s upcoming …

003: A Happy Socialist Whatever™

March 26th, 2018


For the third episode of Gamer Friends, AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah cover the (admittedly less exciting) news from the past two weeks, and spend some time on the first “Indie Spotlight” discussing Post/Capitalism, A Way …

002: Gamer Friends 2: We Love A Good Subtitle

March 14th, 2018


This week on Gamer Friends, AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah are hosting their first guest! ThatTimDude joins the guys to share stories about cultivating …

001: Rooting For Everyone Black

February 25th, 2018


For the very first episode of Gamer Friends, AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah are keeping it all black everything for Black History Month. “Logging On,” we’re discussing the DICE Awards, Destiny 2’s new roadmap, the current …

000: Gamer Friends Trailer

February 12th, 2018


AudioNerd64 and Big Nkrumah introduce Gamer Friends.

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