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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

Please Email Dinosaurs

9/17/2021
Two of the Habibis talk about life, the Artful Escape, and Osama tries to talk about Shang-Chi again. Show Notes: 00:00 - Intro + Catch-Up 05:00 - What If...? 06:45 - (Spoilers) What If...? 12:00 - The Matrix 4 Trailer 15:50 - Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings 16:55 - Recompile 22:00 - Psychonauts 2 24:40 - Nuclear Throne 31:45 - WarioWare: Get It Together! 34:50 - Deathloop 36:20 - The Artfful Escape 39:40 - Microsoft Flight Simulator 40:00 - Destiny 2 45:55 - Far Cry...

Duration:03:42:05

Ten Years Ago

9/10/2021
The Habibis talk about games, and about things they said ten years ago.

Duration:03:33:57

Apple Genius

9/3/2021
Two Habibis miss their third Habibi another week, and invite Ahmed Salama to talk about diaspora parents.

Duration:04:03:58

The Osama Laughtrack

8/27/2021
Welcome to The Habibis Podcast, two Habibis missing their third Habibi.

Duration:02:58:34

Habibi Cat

8/20/2021
The Habibis talk so much about stuff they've done that they don't really get anywhere else, this week. Show Notes: 00:00 - Intro + Catch-Up 15:50 - Axiom Verge 2 23:25 - What If...? 26:55 - The Suicide Squad 32:30 - Cris Tales 33:45 - Last Stop 37:30 - Dodgeball Academia 39:05 - Boyfriend Dungeon 45:55 - Fawzi's Devcom Fireside chat on NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 48:55 - Pokemon Unite 58:20 - Habibi Cat 58:55 - Ask Iwata 62:35 - Jerusalem 64:35 - Leveling the Playing...

Duration:04:20:12

Android Box

8/13/2021
The Habibis talk about Flight Simulator, and the concept of Arab Town & Arab diaspora culture. Timestamps: 00:00 - Intro 02:15 - Microsoft Flight Simulator 19:15 - The Grand Dames 21:00 - Arab Town 42:30 - The Arabs from a Japanese Perspective 44:30 - The Arab of the Future 51:30 - Palestine and Jerusalem 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...

Duration:03:26:51

Grapple Main

8/9/2021
The 30th Episode of the Habibis was a live conversation on Twitch, with all the problems and ridiculousness that comes with that. Timestamps: 00:00 - Rami's Intro 04:44 - Osama unmutes 05:20 - Nier Replicant 12:10 - Microsoft Flight Simulator 22:35 - Death's Door 25:05 - Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection 28:00 - Grapple Main 32:25 - Rewinder 36:50 - Back to Grapple Main That's it for this episode. Follow us on Twitter at @the_habibis, e-mail us your stories, feedback, or...

Duration:01:05:02

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