56 minutes | May 14, 2014

OMGeek Podcast #16: Are You Afraid to Compete Online?

Are you a bad enough dude to face the INTERNET? Well, sometimes. In this episode, we talk about our reasons for avoiding many online pvp games, why some people like them so much, and how we instead get our online gaming kicks. We go over traumatic childhood gaming experiences in such brutal competitive games like Street Fighter 2 and Starcraft. We also posit the question: would you play DOTA 2 16 hours a day for a chance to meet Gabe? Games discussed What We’re Playing: Batman: Arkham Asylum, Wildstar Beta, Under a Killing Moon Further reading Coop: Because I Get Enough PVP in Real Life Wildstar DevSpeak videos Hardcore Gaming 101's article on the Tex Murphy games Music credits Anamanaguchi - Helix Nebula Menu theme from Batman: Arkham Asylum Menu theme from Wildstar "Tex's Office" - Under a Killing Moon "Sax Day" - Under a Killing Moon Follow and subscribe Subscribe - http://omgeek.libsyn.com/rss Email - contact@omgeek.net Facebook - www.facebook.com/omgeek Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/omgeek Google+ - https://plus.google.com/102031069587323958206 iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/ph/podcast/the-omgeek.net-podcast/id661582236 Stitcher - http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=35657&refid=stpr
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