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The Habibis is three game developers drinking some good Arab Tea for what should be about fourty minutes, inshallah, each week, inshallah. Fawzi Mesmar, Osama Dorias, and Rami Ismail discuss games and media and life as Arabs living all around the big world.

The Habibis is three game developers drinking some good Arab Tea for what should be about fourty minutes, inshallah, each week, inshallah. Fawzi Mesmar, Osama Dorias, and Rami Ismail discuss games and media and life as Arabs living all around the big world.

Location:

Netherlands

Description:

The Habibis is three game developers drinking some good Arab Tea for what should be about fourty minutes, inshallah, each week, inshallah. Fawzi Mesmar, Osama Dorias, and Rami Ismail discuss games and media and life as Arabs living all around the big world.

Language:

English


Episodes

Representation As A Wink

7/30/2021
Meet Sarah, Son, & Malek as they join Rami and returning guest Nuha to talk about Arab representation in games. This episode is a continuation of the Games for Change Panel that they were on, which you can find in full at https://youtu.be/-1Q1bVGIhqU?t=5046. Guests: Sarah - https://twitter.com/MakdadSarah Son - https://twitter.com/bogboogie Malek - https://twitter.com/malekawt Nuha - https://twitter.com/nuhanotnoah Next episode, The Habibis return for the 30th episode of the show with...

Duration:02:19:12

Double King of Hearts

7/23/2021
The Habibis talk about games, Loki, and the traditional board- & cardgames.

Duration:02:52:36

A New Battery

7/16/2021
The Habibis talk about games, Marvel things, gadgets, and their first computers (and the fate thereof). 02:10 - We've got mail! 04:29 - Divinity: Original Sin 2 16:20 - Mass Effect: Andromeda 20:05 - Black Widow 24:05 - Loki 29:00 - What If? 31:25 - Rami's new gadgets 40:00 - New Battery That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our Discord server at...

Duration:04:00:01

The Original Shoutcaster

7/9/2021
The Habibis talk about games, Loki, and soccer. Timestamps: 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Resident Evil Village 02:09 - [SPOILERS] Resident Evil Village 06:35 - Chicory: A Colorful Tale 11:00 - Mass Effect 3 Legendary Edition 14:55 - [SPOILERS] Mass Effect 3 Legendary Edition 21:44 - Loki 25:35 - Scarlet Nexus 28:40 - The Original Shoutcaster That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join...

Duration:03:15:53

Hammer, Meet Nail

7/2/2021
The Habibis talk about games and names, Osama loses his internet connection, and Fawzi invites his game developer brother, Feras Musmar. Musmar with a "u". Not Mesmar. Fawzi is Mesmar. Listen, you'll have to play the episode for the story behind that one.

Duration:03:32:12

Too Thirsty

6/25/2021
The Habibis talk about games, Loki, and heat. That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our (very young) Discord server at https://discord.thehabibis.com/. Shokran, and salaam!

Duration:03:09:29

E-Talatha

6/18/2021
The Habibis talk about games, Loki, and E3. All of us were a little overwhelmed by all the games-industry E3 chaos, so we ended up talking mostly about E3. More culture next week, Inshallah!

Duration:03:13:53

Who Would You Cheer For

6/11/2021
The Habibis talk videogames, movies, and home. [ Timestamps will be added soon. ] That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our (very young) Discord server at https://discord.thehabibis.com/. Shokran, and salaam!

Duration:03:41:32

Dinosaurs Destroying Cities

6/4/2021
The Habibis talk videogames, movies, TV series, hockey, baseball, polevaulting, and childhood television. 0:00 Intro 01:26 The Famicon Detective Club 05:35 Another Round 09:50 Love, Death, & Robots Season 2 17:19 Hockey? Baseball? Fierljeppen? 22:50 Mass Effect 2 + DLC 33:35 The Wild At Heart 41:41 Dinosaurs Destroying Cities That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our (very...

Duration:03:13:40

Marbles With Cannonballs

5/28/2021
The Habibis talk Mass Effect, game design, and kids' play. 00:00 Intro 00:41 Mass Effect Legendary Edition 07:00 Arcanum 10:21 Game Design: The Maybe Path To Mass Effect 29:24 Marbles With Cannonballs That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our (very young) Discord server at https://discord.thehabibis.com/. Shokran, and salaam!

Duration:03:07:18

Old Shoe

5/21/2021
The Habibis talk Mass Effect, angry hand gestures, and cursing. This episode's guest is Anisa Sanusi (@studioanisa). 00:00 Intro 00:36 Public Service Announcements 05:18 Mass Effect Legendary Edition 32:25 Old Shoe That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our (very young) Discord server at https://discord.thehabibis.com/. Shokran, and salaam!

Duration:03:24:47

Very Extreme Dabke

5/14/2021
The Habibis talk about movies, games, and music. Timestamps: 00:00 Intro 02:02 Second Extinction 10:31 A Promising Young Woman 13:56 A Short Hike 18:18 Rami Waits For Mass Effect: No Man's Sky, Mirror's Edge, Mom versus Ghost of Tsushima, NieR Automata 22:20 IGF Nominations 28:18 NieR Replicant 31:30 Very Extreme Dabke That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our Arab...

Duration:03:29:43

Suhoor Bites #31 - Eid Mubarak

5/12/2021
From The Habibis, Fawzi, Rami, and Osama - Eid Mubarak!

Duration:00:08:59

Suhoor Bites #30 - An Arab Dad

5/11/2021
Osama talks about having and being an Arab Dad with his fellow Habibi, Rami Ismail.

Duration:00:39:13

Suhoor Bites #29 - Fawzi's #1

5/10/2021
Fawzi talks about his favorite game of all time, Super Street Fighter II.

Duration:00:06:02

Suhoor Bites #28 - Rami & Fawzi Mesmar

5/9/2021
Rami and Fawzi talk about the importance of codifying knowledge.

Duration:00:35:32

Suhoor Bites #27 - Super Secret Special Guests

5/8/2021
Osama talks Ramadan with a group of super secret special guests.

Duration:00:03:07

Suhoor Bites #26 - Fawzi's #2

5/7/2021
Fawzi talks about his second favorite game of all time, Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but also most Zelda games.

Duration:00:05:37

Nice Clothes For The Year

5/7/2021
The Habibis talk about movies, games, and Eid al-Fitr. Timestamps: 00:00 Intro 00:50 Nomadland 05:42 The Father 10:35 Returnal 23:06 NieR: Replicant v1.22 24:46 New Pokémon Snap 26:07 A Firm Handshake 27:57 Nice Clothes For The Year That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or suggestions at info@thehabibis.com, or join our Arab Culture/Gaming/Food Discord at https://discord.thehabibis.com/. Shokran, Ramadan Mubarak, and...

Duration:03:08:37

Suhoor Bites #25 - Rami & Alex

5/6/2021
Rami and Alex talk about food and tetas. Link: Alex (Twitter): https://twitter.com/dirtbagboyfren Spirit Swap (Kickstarter): https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/softnotweak/spirit-swap

Duration:00:12:00