Hardcore Casuals Lounge

Hardcore Casuals Lounge

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Welcome to the Hardcore Casuals Lounge, a podcast about gaming news and entertainment from your favorite Mixer stream team the Hardcore Casuals!


EP68: Conversation With Stupendous
Dec 9 • 61 min
Manny sits down with the one and only Stupendous to get to know a bit more about him. They discuss gaming, family, and being a gamer dad.
EP67: Thanksgiving With NKWhoa
Dec 2 • 48 min
ItsMeMannyC sits down with NKWhoa to talk his retirement from Mixer. What he has been up to, and what he is thankful for for Thanksgiving.
EP66: Wasabi
Nov 25 • 126 min
LessThanGreg and ItsMeMannyC round out the last full length Episode of the year with the weeks gaming news. Topics include Stadias rocky launch, Gender neutral controllers, Disney+ puts trigger warnings on classics, Anita Sarkeesian has a “hot take” on…
EP65: For The Good Boys & Girls
Nov 18 • 124 min
This one is for the GOOD boys and girls of many ages! Topics include YouTube making major changes to its terms of service, Logan Paul vs. KSI, Why are people defacing Terese Nielsen art in Magic The Gathering?, Mai Shiranui too boobie for Smash Bros.?,…
EP64: I Want My Budda Back
Nov 11 • 120 min
Budda joined a Rave gang leaving poor Greg and Manny to fend for themselves… BUT THAT’s OK!!! This week the Lounge goes to the movies to talk about Terminators Box Office FLOP as the Joker nears 1 Billion dollars. A Vietnam movie featuring a James Dean…
EP63: BlizzCon 2019
Nov 4 • 125 min
This week we talk about BlizzCon 2019! The Good, The Bad, and the Pooh! We also take a look at Ubisoft’s dismal earnings report and the “lessons” they have learned. Also, EA, did something good??? We talk about EA’s return to steam as well as their new…
EP62: Let’s Talk Fallout
Oct 28 • 128 min
Greg, Budda and Manny wade through the gaming news of the week. This weeks topics include Falklout 76’s new subscription service, the amazingly broken WWE 2K20, BlizzCon Leaks, Twitch watch parties, Shroud on Mixer, Breakpoints disappointment, and Google…
EP61: More China & Other News
Oct 21 • 128 min
Manny Returns to Budda and Greg just in time to weigh in on the China conversation. Other topics this week include Modern Warfare ditching loot boxes for a battle pass. Stallaris mobile art theft!, Outer Worlds and the curse of the Day 1 patch, High end…
EP60: Where Is Manny C?
Oct 14 • 140 min
In a very special HCC Lounge, Manny C has gone missing! BuddaWil, LessThanGreg, and special guest AlmondZMBDuck are left behind to solve the mystery. But not before they talk about all things Games Gaming and Entertainment! This weeks topics include China…
EP59: Jokepocalypse
Oct 7 • 108 min
ItsMeMannyC, BuddaWil and LessThanGreg get together once again to talk about the week in games gaming and entertainment. Starting with the Joker movie release! Was the media correct? Is this the Jokepocalypse? OH and did you hear about the Lion Queen?…
EP58: Truth Seekers
Sep 30 • 147 min
In this very special episode of the Hardcore Casuals, Budda and Manny along with special guests DizzyBaku and LessThanGreg dive into the hard questions of the day to find the truth. Topics include Playstations State of Play, Call of Duty, The Joker movie,…
EP57: Little Breezy
Sep 23 • 107 min
BuddaWil and ItsMeMannyC get together once again to discuss the week in gaming and entertainment. This weeks discussions include the celebration of Ash, Pokimon Champion, more Twitch shenanigans, Minecraft doing things, interesting Red Dead developments,…
EP56: Dumpster Diving With Greg
Sep 16 • 121 min
Budda and Manny sit down with the newest member of the Hardcore Casuals to talk about the week in gaming and entertainment. But not before getting down and dirty in getting to know him. This weeks topics include, KFC’s dating sim game, Ms. Monopoly,…
EP55: Down The Pike
Sep 9 • 102 min
BuddaWil makes his triumphant return to the lounge in order to talk about the happenings in the week of gaming and entertainment. Oh yeah and Manny is there as well! This week they cover the passing of Night in the woods creator Alec Holowka, Nintendo…
EP54: Toilet Humor
Sep 2 • 124 min
Panradoni and CronicCrusader stop by the Lounge this week and things get a bit… funny. This week we skip a lot of the news and instead focus on story swapping. With Manny at the helm this of course means story time quickly turns into toilet humor……
EP53: Get On Inside
Aug 26 • 126 min
The most Hardcore Casual Duo in Gaming ride again to discuss the week in games gaming and all things entertainment. This week they go over the train wreck that was the Apex AMA, GamesCom 2019, Sony and Disney fight as Spiderman cries in the corner… AND…
EP52: Don’t Bite
Aug 19 • 111 min
Budda and Manny call upon the Power of Greyskull to discuss the week in game. Topics include Children hands in mixers, Overly Dramatic Drama, Twitch Porn, Swatting, Splinter Cell Mobile?!?, Evo fights measles, and Apex’s mighty axe.
EP51: Assume the Position
Aug 12 • 117 min
Manny and Budda discuss the week in game which included topics such as Gaming once again blamed for acts of violence. Walmart removes violent video games in wake of shooting? Ninjas move to mixer sparks concerns over Mixers TOS while Twitch star drops the…
EP50: Nifty Fifty / Goodbye Ty
Aug 5 • 124 min
This is a bitter sweet episode. TyFighter, BuddaWil and ItsMeMannyC gather around for the 50th episode of the Lounge! Excited to celebrate the milestone, yet sad to see Ty step down as a regular cohost. It was an Honor Ty! A wild ride indeed. Topics for…
EP49: Long Toed Representation
Jul 29 • 78 min
This week on the Lounge Ty and Manny go over the standout happenings in the week of gaming. Topics include: Nintendo responds to Joycon Rage Fortnite world event and big money tournament GTA introduces in game casino…. is it gambling? Overwatch announces…
EP48: Bacon Lettuce Tomato
Jul 22 • 98 min
THIS WEEK ON THE LOUNGE!!! Ubisoft’s Uplay+ reveals extensive library of games! Disney+ comes into the streaming game with a very competitive offer. More Con than Joy? Class action lawsuit against Nintendo over Joy-con controller drift. Google clarifies…
EP47: Manny Gets Swifty
Jul 15 • 87 min
Manny, Ty, and Budda are together again to talk about all the games, gaming, and all things entertainment that happened over the week. This week topics include Nintendo’s Switch Lite, #NotMyTurok, Dr. Mario, $60,000 Pokemon card LOST!, Valve launches…
EP46: Aaand We’re Back
Jul 8 • 75 min
After an unplanned week off (Sorry!) Manny and Ty touch base to talk about the happenings in gaming over the past few weeks. Topics include Etika found dead, a touching gaming story, Dr. Disrespect snaps back at Kotaku, Tetris Royale comes to mobile,…
EP45: Ty Learns Magic
Jun 24 • 124 min
Ty returns from his E3 experience with tails of wonder and intrigue! Budda, Manny, and SPECIAL GUEST DizzyBaku gather around to listen… and talk about all things games gaming and entertainment! Topics include,Twitch sues phantom porn uploaders, Bernie…
EP44: Post E3 Show
Jun 17 • 129 min
BuddaWil and ItsMeMannyC get to gether to talk about all things E3. Oh man… this description is short… I need some filler! Don’t forget to check out our website at thehardcorecasuals.com!
EP43: E3 Predictions 2019
Jun 10 • 118 min
TyfighterTV, Manny, and BuddaWil get together after a long week of non gaming to talk all things E3 2019. All the leaks, Rumors, and spicy predictions!
EP42: Remembering Artax
Jun 4 • 115 min
Manny, Ty and Budda welcome back the lovely AlmondZMBduck to the Lounge to talk all things Artax… and also some gaming news. This week they talk about a few upcoming games and trailers before E3, Phil Spencer readying the path for a new PC focused Xbox,…
EP41: Sexy Cronic Time
May 28 • 106 min
Tyfighter and Manny welcome CronicCrusader back to the Lounge! They discuss BudaWils decidedly wholesome instagram video, League of Legends mobile, TFue vs. Faze Clan, Apex struggles, Sony Playstation News, Phil Spencer wanting to be our Game Daddy, the…
EP40: The Circle of Life
May 20 • 111 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny welcome back special guest Pandaroni to discuss the week in games, gaming, and all things entertainment. Topics include Minecraft Earth and sales milestones, Splinter Cell Leak?, EU Court ruling and what it means for gaming, Stan…
EP39: TyFighter LIVES!!!
May 13 • 113 min
TyFighter is alive!!! We welcome TyFighter back after being sick. With Budda, Manny, and Ty back together for the first time in 2 weeks they celebrate by talking about the weeks gaming news! Topics Include: Ghost Recon: Breakpoint Revealed, Cool twitch…
EP38: The Rowdy Boys
May 6 • 116 min
BuddaWil and ItsMeMannyC return to the recording booth ready to throw down! With Ty out sick who will keep these two in check? Let’s find out! Topics this week include 2019 Gaming Hall of Fame selections, Ubisoft moves against stream keys, Microsoft…
EP37: The Easter Episode
Apr 22 • 95 min
Budda, Ty and Manny gather around the ol gaming campfire to go over the happenings in the world of gaming over the week. Topics include the arrival of the all digital Xbox, does it propose a value? Sony stands in the way of cross-play yet again, Apex…
EP36: The Bioware Discussion
Apr 15 • 129 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny gather around once again and this time they pull no punches! They take a deep dive on two epic Kotaku pieces revolving around Bioware, Anthem, and Dragon Age 4. Besides that they dive into all of the happenings of the week including…
EP35: Stupons Forever
Apr 8 • 123 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny welcome Stream Team member Stupendous to the Lounge for the first time! We get a chance to get to know the man, myth and legend himself as well as discussing all things games, gaming, and entertainment. Topics include Borderlands 3,…
EP34: Return of Whoa!
Apr 1 • 111 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny welcome back HCC Stream Team member NKWhoa to the lounge! Topics for this week include Borderlands 3 anouncement, Apple Arcade and Apple TV, Sony haulting digital game codes for retailers, Layoffs at EA, and a new Smeagol game? And of…
EP33: Stadia and other news
Mar 25 • 109 min
ItsMeMannyC, TyFighterTV and BuddaWil gather around the water cooler as they engage in the chit chats… This week? It’s all about Stadia, Googles recently announced gaming platform. Other topics include Sony finally has its own Playstation news show,…
EP32: Who is Rugrat???
Mar 18 • 106 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny welcome special guest RugratGaming as they talk about the Inside Xbox announcements, Xbox Live coming to IOS and Android, Left 4 Dead 3?!?!?, Firestorm finally arriving to Battlefield 5 and much much more!!!
EP31: Literal Jelly Poop
Mar 11 • 115 min
Ty Budda and Manny gather around ocne again to talk about the happenings in the gaming and entertainment world over the week. Topics include Apex Legends HUGE milestone, All Digital Xbox?, Anthem Bricking Playstations?, Division 2 content update,…
EP30: Sh!t Happens
Mar 4 • 116 min
Ty, Budda and Manny welcome Special Guest DizzyBaku back to the Lounge as they share pro streaming / recording tips along with topics like The New Pokemon, THQ’s Unfortunate marketing blunder, Anthem patch, Gear Box announcement?, and Bungie releases more…
EP29: The We Love Ty Episode
Feb 25 • 107 min
Ty returns to a warm welcome as Budda and Manny shower him with appreciation. Topics for this weeks episode include Xbox Gamepass coming to Nintendo Switch?, Crackdown 3 the most played premium title, Googles mysterious GDC announcement in march, Game…
EP28: Almond Returns
Feb 18 • 105 min
BuddaWil and Manny C. sit down with special guest Almond to chit chat about all the happenings in gaming. Topics include Activision Blizzard layoffs, Ubisoft profits (No Layoffs), Booker T sues Activision, Carlton Dance is over, and a Violent Game tax…
EP27: Pink & Fluffy
Feb 11 • 106 min
Manny, Ty, and Budda gather around the virtual water cooler to chit chat about Games, Gaming, and all things Entertainment! Topics include a little game called Apex, New details on Division 2, New details on Anthem, The Witcher’s Geralt in Monster…
EP26: Thieving Bastards
Feb 4 • 105 min
Manny, Budda, and Ty welcome friend and Hardcore Casuals stream team member Pandaroni to the lounge! Topics include an EPIC Metro review bomb, EA Loot Box in Belgium update, Gamestop game over?, and Resident Evil and DLC. Be sure to listen to this one…
EP25: Pantie Piece
Jan 28 • 109 min
Manny and Ty welcome Budda back from Pax as they discuss the Anthem demo launch, Buddas Pax adventures, Nintendo restarts Metroid, E-Sport Farming, and Fallout 76 will NOT be free to play… YET.
EP24: It’s Magic
Jan 21 • 96 min
Manny and Ty hold down the fort as Budda leaves for Pax South. They fight back the tears as they discuss EA’s Star Wars Failure? , Microsoft is no longer Flossin, Yet another Fortnite lawsuit, and a very Randy update.
EP23: Excelsior
Jan 14 • 101 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny dust off the ol gaming news stack to discuss the latest happenings. Topics include, Ubisoft Bypassing Steam in favor of the Epic Games Store, The Overwatch Ellie fiasco, GearBox executive lawsuit with WILD accusations, Activision and…
EP22: Hold On To Your Butts…
Jan 7 • 103 min
Manny, Budda, and Ty gather together for the first time this year to talk about the games they played in 2018 and what they are looking forward to in 2019.
EP21: New Year like WHOA
Dec 30, 2018 • 60 min
ItsMeMannyC and TyFighterTV bring in the new year with a casual conversation with NKWHOA. Ever wonder how he started streaming? What he does while off stream? Or his coveted secrets to copntacting indie developer community managers? Well… then you are…
EP20: A Silverion Christmas
Dec 24, 2018 • 92 min
This week we bring to you a conversation between Manny and SIlverion where we get to know Silver and talk about keeping focused on what is important as we stream. I hope you enjoy the conversation… MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!
EP19: Christmas Cronic
Dec 17, 2018 • 53 min
ItsMeMannyC and TyFighterTV sit down with CronicCrusader to take a little time to get to know our Hardcore Casuals stream teammate. We hope you enjoy this decidedly more causual episode. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!!!
EP18: And the winner is…
Dec 10, 2018 • 112 min
TyFighthterTV, BuddaWil, and ItsMeMannyC gather around the gaming campfire to talk about the Game Awards, FortNights Dance thievery, Epics rebellion against the Steam Empire, Bathestda’s privacy leak, and much much more!!!
EP17: Welcome Back!!!
Dec 3, 2018 • 102 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny get back together to talk about all the happenings in the world of gaming over the Thanksgiving Holiday! Topics include Battlefield 5 Flop?, FTC investigates Loot Boxes, Read Dead Multi Beta, Bethesda Lawsuit over Fallout 76, and much…
EP16: Thankfully Almond
Nov 26, 2018 • 67 min
Welcome to the Thanksgiving Extravaganza!!! Where Ty, Budda, and Manny sit down with Almond to discuss her Gamer origins as well as helping to establish the Hardcore Casuals.
EP15: BullyBudda
Nov 19, 2018 • 115 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny sit down with special guest DizzyBaku to discuss the happenings in the world of games, gaming, and all things entertainment. Topics include the passing of Stan Lee, Xbox’s XO18 press event, Game awards 2018 Nominees, Disc-less Xbox,…
EP14: Five Stars
Nov 12, 2018 • 123 min
BuddaWil and Manny hold down the fort as they cover this weeks gaming news. Topics include an update to the fate of The Walking Dead: Final Season, Feathers and Racism, Ubisofts love affair with China, Censorship concerns with YouTube, Meme hate crimes,…
EP13: Rutabaga Lounge w/ Silverion
Nov 5, 2018 • 122 min
Ty, Budda, and Manny welcome Silverion to the lounge! They talk all things Rutabaga as well as some gaming and entertainment news! Topics include COD micro transaction uproar, new Microsoft controller concepts, Ubisoft Censors itself, Blizzcon PR…
EP12: Almond says hi…
Oct 29, 2018 • 127 min
TyFighter, Manny, and BuddaWil sit down with special guest Almond to talk about all the things. They welcome NKWhoa to the Hardcore Casuals stream team as well as talk about Red Dead Redemption 2, Rainbow 6 Siege Halloween update, Black Desert Online on…
EP11: Gamer Score Flexin
Oct 22, 2018 • 122 min
Ty, Manny and Budda gather around the water cooler to talk about the latest happenings within the gaming world. Topics include Black Ops record breaking release, Fortnite and Eve Online taking action against cheaters, Soulcalibur 6 and the giant lizard…
EP10: The Cronic
Oct 15, 2018 • 115 min
Manny and Budda welcome fellow Hardcore Casuals stream team member CronicCrusader to the Lounge as they discuss recent gaming news, how Cronic first met Budda and Manny, streaming on Mixer, horror movies, and much much more…
EP09: Welcome to Cross-Play
Oct 1, 2018 • 89 min
BuddaWil, TyFighterTV, and ItsMeMannyC gather round the coffee grinder to talk about the matters of the heart… and gaming. Topics include: Fortnite full cross-play, Update on TellTale, Fallout 76 news, and more!
EP08: Bat-o-Wang
Sep 24, 2018 • 130 min
TyFighter559, BuddaWil, and ItsMeMannyC gather round for their weekly chat to discuss the Telltale layoffs, the Joker movie, and of course the “Bat-o-Wang” as well as other hard hitting issues…
EP07: A very Episode 07 episode
Sep 17, 2018 • 125 min
TyFighter, BuddaWil, and Manny C gather around to talk about the happenings in Gaming and Entertainment. Topics discussed include: EA vs. Belgium, Netflix’s The Witcher casting controversy, Venom movie, Spider-Man Game (puddles be damned)… and MUCH MORE!
EP06: Return of Ty
Sep 10, 2018 • 122 min
Manny and Budda welcome Ty back as they discuss the happenings within the gaming world. They discuss Rainbow Six Siege, Call of Duty, Battlefield, Caffeine, and much much more! Trust me… you don’t want to miss this one.
EP05: The Dizzy Episode
Sep 4, 2018 • 137 min
Manny and Budda welcome guest host and Hardcore Casuals stream team member DizzyBaku to talk about whats new in the world of gaming. They go over many topics including the tragedy of the Jacksonville Madden Tournament.
EP04: Don’t embezzle funds
Aug 27, 2018 • 116 min
ItsMeMannyC, Tyfighter559, and BuddaWil get together once again to talk all things gaming! They discuss We Happy Few, Forza Horizon 4, Halo, GamesCom 2018, and embezzlement. Come hang out in the lounge and enjoy your stay!
EP03: Are we weekly now?!? (The Drama Edition)
Aug 20, 2018 • 122 min
Manny C., Tyfighter, and BuddaWil attack the gaming news of the week with fury! Topics include Trailers Lie!, The IGN plagiarism fiasco, Ninja hates women?, and much much more!
EP02: Don’t pre order games… Don’t copy reviews
Aug 12, 2018 • 113 min
BuddaWil, TyFighter559, and Manny C. get together once again to talk about the latest happenings in the world of Gaming. We discuss the IGN plagiarism scandal, BioWare, What’s new with Xbox, and much much more.
EP01: Welcome to the HCC Lounge
Jul 29, 2018 • 107 min
Your favorite Mixer stream team…. Podcast?!? THAT’S RIGHT!!! Manny, TyFighter, and Budda sit down for the very first Hardcore Casuals Podcast to talk games, gaming, and all things entertainment.