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PolyCast 373: Eureka!

By | November 25, 2020

The three hundred-and-seventy-third episode of PolyCast, “Eureka!“ is now available for streaming on polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hostsStephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: News– 00h01m23s | Babylon first look, impressions, and discussion– 00h29m20s | November 2020 patch, impressions, and discussion Forum Talk– 00h36m48s | Tribal Village Spawn Locations– 00h45m50s | AI… Read More »

PolyCast 372: Patches and Peeves

By | November 4, 2020

Hope everyone practiced responsible social distancing and had a safe and healthy Halloween in this crazy year. We hope you’ll extend your festivities by enjoying the sweet, sweet candy that is another episode of PolyCast. The three hundred-and-seventy-second episode of PolyCast, “Patches and Peeves“ is now available for streaming on polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hostsCanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”,… Read More »

PolyCast 371: Hitting OP DLC With a Nerf Bat

By | October 21, 2020

The three hundred-and-seventy-first episode of PolyCast, “Hitting OP DLC with the Nerf bat“ is now available for streaming on polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hostsCanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: News– 00h03m11s | October 2020 patch Forum Talk– 00h20m47s | Hating Deity Senate– 00h38m49s | Countering Byzantium– 00h47m40s | Pre-nerf strategies… Read More »

Sid Meier’s Memoir!

By | October 13, 2020

Sid Meier’s memoir is now available wherever books are sold. Read the stories behind classic and influential games like Pirates!, Railroad Tycoon, and, of course, Civilization. To support the CivFanatics website, purchase through this link. The book’s website is here. Discuss the book in the forums here.

PolyCast 370: Surround and Pound

By | October 5, 2020

The three hundred-and-seventieth episode of PolyCast, “Surround and Pound“ is now available for streaming on http://polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hosts CanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: News– 00h01m22s | Gaul first look and developer stream– 00h13m00s | September 2020 patch notes Forum Talk– 00h35m22s | Best secret society for Byzantium… Read More »

PolyCast 369: Tangents As Big As Texas

By | September 22, 2020

The three hundred-and-sixty-ninth episode of PolyCast, “Tangents as big as Texas“ is now available for streaming on https://polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hostsCanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: News– 00h01m30s | September 2020 New Frontier Pass update– 00h10m09s | Basil II of Byzantium first look– 00h30m40s | Sid Meier’s Memoir now… Read More »

PolyCast 368: Parallel Universe Where Firaxis Controls Everything

By | August 25, 2020

The three hundred-and-sixty-eighth episode of PolyCast, “Parallel Universe Where Firaxis Controls Everything“ is now available for streaming on http://polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hostsCanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: Forum Talk– 00h02m06s | August update– 00h25m25s | Unused art assets– 00h31m00s | All leaders have hidden Firaxis logosSenate– 00h35m41s | PotatoMcWhiskey’s… Read More »

PolyCast 367: Another Perfectly-Balanced Podcast with No Exploits

By | August 10, 2020

The three hundred-and-sixty-seventh episode of PolyCast, “Another Perfectly-Balanced Podcast With No Exploits“ is now available for streaming on https://polycast.civfanatics.com. This episode features regular co-hostsCanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: Forum Talk– 00h01m28s | Poll About Civ 6 Finishing and Civ 7 Initiating– 00h13m30s | Noticeable A.I. Improvements– 00h23m07s | The Season… Read More »