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Gathering Storm Livestream: Canada

By | December 12, 2018

The developers for Civilization VI: Gathering Storm play Canada in this livestream.

Discuss the livestream here.

WillowBrook
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Civilization VI First Look – Canada

By | December 11, 2018

Canada joins the Civilization franchise in the Gathering Storm Expansion. Please join the discussion!

WillowBrook

Provide PolyCast With Feedback on 2018 Season

By | December 12, 2018

PolyCast Segments inclusion preference? Favourite regular co-host? These are two of the five questions being asked of the 2018 PolyCast (PC) audience as its twelfth season nears its conclusion.

To provide your input on/by December 22nd, follow the link below:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8B6V9L6

PolyCast is a bi-weekly audio production recording live every other Saturday throughout the year, in an ongoing effort to give the Civ community an interactive voice.

DanQ

Input Requested for PolyCast Christmas Special 2018 (DanQ’s Last Recording as Regular Panelist)

By | December 5, 2018

PolyCast PolyCast is approaching the conclusion to its twelfth season, helping keep it as the longest running Civilization podcast as well as the first. On December 15th, 2018, the show’s annual Christmas Special is to be recorded live as have been episode recordings this calendar year. Its panelists are need of questions to answer, comments to reflect on and topics to investigate to drive this special stream’s content: Civ in nature, strategy/computer gaming in general or even PolyCast specific inquiries are all welcome… you are not limited to just one! This recording is also noteworthy as it is to be show co-founder and owner Daniel “DanQ” Quick’s final appearance as its lead co-host.

To submit your questions, comments or topics for this purpose in advance, do one of the following:

a) respond accordingly to its forum thread;
b) send an email to thepolycast@gmail.com;
c) leave a voicemail for free by using Skype to call the show; or
d) leave a voicemail by using your telephone to call the show: (301) 637-7659 or +44 121 288 7659.

In addition, the PolyCast team will also take them live during the recording of the 2018 Christmas Special in the chat room powered by YouTube. Help the show’s panelists prepare for this event by submitting your inquiries in advance. PolyCast is a bi-weekly audio production in an ongoing effort to give the Civ community an interactive voice on game strategy.

DanQ

Civ V Hall of fame has been updated

By | December 5, 2018


The Civilization V Hall of Fame has been updated. 157 games were accepted since the previous update.
Congratulations to sexten for the highest Firaxis score of the update with a Settler, Diplomacy, Marathon, Huge, Highlands, Shoshone (Pocatello) [BNW] game for 27384 points.
dinanipedro was the most active player during this update, submitting 53 games.
Only 5 players were brave enough to take on Deity this update
aafritz17 – 2520 BC, Turn 37, 5614 points, Deity, Domination, Standard, Duel, Great Plains, Germany (Bismark) [BNW]
aafritz17 – 2980 BC, Turn 68, 7900 points, Deity, Domination, Marathon, Duel, Great Plains, Germany (Bismark) [BNW]
blatc – 1350 AD, Turn 195, 4505 points, Deity, Science, Standard, Standard, Great Plains, Inca (Pachacuti) [BNW]
blatc – 1340 AD, Turn 194, 4878 points, Deity, Science, Standard, Standard, Great Plains, Inca (Pachacuti) [BNW]
blatc – 1350 AD, Turn 195, 4287 points, Deity, Science, Standard, Standard, Great Plains, Inca (Pachacuti) [BNW]
blatc – 1440 AD, Turn 204, 5665 points, Deity, Science, Standard, Standard, Lakes, Huns (Attila) [BNW]
dinanipedro – 1724 AD, Turn 757, 2292 points, Deity, Science, Marathon, Large, Pangaea, Shoshone (Pocatello) [BNW]
vadalaz – 1290 AD, Turn 189, 5927 points, Deity, Science, Standard, Standard, Lakes, Huns (Attila) [BNW]
vadalaz – 1625 AD, Turn 235, 3093 points, Deity, Culture, Standard, Standard, Pangaea, France (Napoleon) [BNW]
vadalaz – 1290 AD, Turn 189, 6535 points, Deity, Science, Standard, Standard, Great Plains, Huns (Attila) [BNW]
zenmaster – 1685 AD, Turn 247, 2332 points, Deity, Diplomacy, Standard, Standard, Fractal, Greece (Alexander) [BNW]
zenmaster – 2480 BC, Turn 38, 1214 points, Deity, Domination, Standard, Duel, Shuffle, Ethiopia (Haile Selassie) [BNW]
zenmaster – 3055 BC, Turn 63, 4675 points, Deity, Domination, Marathon, Duel, Great Plains, Germany (Bismark) [BNW]
zenmaster – 1692 AD, Turn 741, 1616 points, Deity, Diplomacy, Marathon, Huge, Continents, Arabia (Harun al-Rashid) [BNW]
zenmaster – 2420 BC, Turn 108, 4400 points, Deity, Domination, Marathon, Tiny, Great Plains, Egypt (Ramesses II) [BNW]
>> Civ V HOF
>> Discussion Thread

NobleZarkon

PolyCast Episode 326: “Not Just a Lame Clip Show XIX”

By | December 2, 2018

PolyCast Conversation piece. The three-hundred-and-twenty-sixth episode of Civilization strategy podcast PolyCast, “Not Just a Lame Clip Show XIX“, features regular co-hosts Daniel “DanQ” Quick, ”Makahlua”, Philip “TheMeInTeam” Bellew and Jason “MegaBearsFan” Grade with one guest co-host in the twenty-ninth compilation of segments archived from previous episode recordings and not released previously. With a 59m59s runtime, the summary of topics is as follows:

00m37s | Senate
Focusing on Civilization VI gameplay through a multiplayer lens on Government types (recorded for Episode 314).
31m41s | Research Lab
Breaking down to sum up a consideration to have Districts constructed as empty entities (recorded for Episode 323).
55m02s | Theatre
An account of an ongoing game involving early war, a mountain pass and a contemplative outcome (recorded for Episode 325).

PolyCast is a bi-weekly audio production recording live every other Saturday throughout the year, in an ongoing effort to give the Civilization community an interactive voice; sibling show ModCast focuses on Civ modding, TurnCast on Civ multiplay. Episode 327 of PolyCast, the show’s second last recorded outing in 2018, is to be published on December 9th.

DanQ