Forward march. The three hundred-and-third episode of PolyCast, “Intrinsic Motivation“, features regular co-hosts Daniel “DanQ” Quick, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Philip “TheMeInTeam” Bellew and Jason “MegaBearsFan” Grade with returning guest co-hosts Scott “AlphaShard” Dirk and Brian “Drusain”. It carries a runtime of 59m59s.
The summary of topics is as follows:
– 02m50s | News
Mac and Linux Civilization VI players get pleasantly surprised with the release of the game’s Rise and Fall expansion pack the month after their Windows brethren, but there’s a catch; then, a typo invoking an English language idiom leads to ”messing” with the ”priorities” of the game’s Artificial Intelligence… but to what end?
– 19m03s | Open Mic
Two-time guest co-host Brandon “bcaiko” Keith Hallmark calls, and messages, the show’s panel for their take on his disappointment that is the base game of CivVI and whether or not its R&F expansion pack could compel him to return to the title.
– 41m05s | Miscellaneous
In February, Civilization VI: Rise and Fall Senior Producer Andrew Frederiksen and Lead Designer Anton Strenger chart the course of its development from earliest prototype to commercial release.
– Intro/Outro | Assorted
Puppy agreement, and filling in CivVI eras for more unit upgrades.
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.