Famously, or infamously, depending upon one’s perspective. The one-hundred-and-fifty-third episode of PolyCast, “Working As Intended“, features regular co-hosts Daniel “DanQ” Quick, “Makahlua”, Philip “TheMeInTeam” Bellew and “MadDjinn” with first-time guest co-host Travis “TravisATWA”, it has a runtime of 59m59s; listeners are encouraged to follow the show on Twitter, and check out the YouTube channel for caption capability.
The summary of topics is as follows:
- 01m38s | Forum Talk
Contemplating the inability of embarked units to defend in Civilization IV, followed by the following on CivV: first month assessments of the Gods & Kings expansion (08m50s), should players be allowed to raze any city including capitals (22m39s), and debating the continued merits of using Iron for units in the Classical and Medieval Eras (31m53s).
- 42m44s | Senate
The value of using Citadels offensively given changes to this Great General unique terrain improvement ability in the first Civilization V expansion.
- 47m29s | Research Lab
Proposing an ice-breaker unit and the Canadian influence for a City State League suggestion (53m31s).
- Intro/Outro | Miscellaneous
Something as nothing, and of fulfilling a great expectation.
Recording live before a listening audience every other Saturday, PolyCast is a bi-weekly audio production in an ongoing effort to give the Civ community an interactive voice on game strategy; sibling show RevCast focuses on Civilization: Revolution, ModCast on Civ modding, SCivCast on Civ social gaming and TurnCast on Civ multiplay.