Swol. The three hundred-and-first episode of PolyCast, “Quality Side Eye“, features regular co-hosts Daniel “DanQ” Quick, Stephanie “Makahlua” and Philip “TheMeInTeam” Bellew with returning guest co-host Brian “bite” MacNamara and first-time guest co-host ”Leyrann”. It carries an extended runtime of 96m47s.
The summary of topics is as follows:
– 01m50s | Forum Talk
Completing the “first looks” of new civilizations in Civilization VI: Rise and Fall leads to first the Mapuche and then the Incia (06m52s, plus at 12m33s from Episode 299); then, a rundown of the new tile improvements the expansion brings about followed by finding connections between previously released civs and the new or revised game mechanics (20m33s), taking temperature on Free City aggression (24m23s), the Artificial Intelligence’s (AI) lust for capturing City States (33m18s), running down Era Point possibilities and taking issue with the choices the game’s AI makes (48m49s; recorded for Episode 283).
– Intro/Outro | Miscellaneous
Naming convention, optimizing search engine results and accounting for responsibilities.
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.