Select combinations. The three hundred-and-seventeenth episode of PolyCast, “The Letters ‘F’ and ‘O’“, features regular co-hosts Daniel “DanQ” Quick, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Philip “TheMeInTeam” Bellew and Jason “MegaBearsFan” Grade with first-time guest Brian “Mr. Shadows”. It carries a runtime of 59m59s.
The summary of topics is as follows:
– 02m35s | Forum Talk
Wondering why Irrigation technology in Civilization VI is an underwhelming dead-end, one’s typical ratio of Barracks to Stables in Encampment districts (10m03s), identifying the shortcomings of the game’s map and whether to bring back Corporations, Vassal States — if so, how — while adding the idea of Trade Nodes in the process (29m21s; recorded for Episode 310).
– 43m53s | Theatre
A religious strategy for CivVI Poland is first up, followed by revising a strategy for the game full-stop stemming from a difference in combat mechanics found in Civilization V (45m39s).
– 49m02s | Miscellaneous
A notable eight jobs now available at Civ developer Firaxis Games seem to jive with its owner, publisher 2K Games, looking to add a new series to its property’s gaming line-up (53m27s).
– Intro/Outro | Assorted
Silhouette counting and grammatical instruction.
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.