The game? North & South. The players? Richard and Mark.
The venue? SXSW Gaming Expo 2017. That’s right, this episode was recorded LIVE at the Scrub Budz booth at SXSW!
Here to re-enact (or possibly re-write history) in front of everyone in Austin, Texas, it’s a nail-biting, edge-of-your-seat (lawl) retelling of the Civil War – in 8 bit!
North & South was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1990, and it’s a game based on a Belgian comic strip made by a French video game company. Hooray, history!
You can find out more about North & South here.