Passing through. The one-hundred-and-fifty-fourth episode of PolyCast, “Not Too Shabby“, features regular co-hosts Daniel “DanQ” Quick, “Makahlua”, Philip “TheMeInTeam” Bellew and “MadDjinn” with returning guest co-host Martin “Martin Alvito” Alvito, 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:
- 01m43s | Senate
Planning placement of Great Person improvements in Civilization V and finding a purpose for Helicopter units (08m45s), both in the context of the Gods & Kings expansion pack.
- 13m54s | Forum Talk
First, answering an inquiry about whether or not loosing Aluminum will stop any Hydro Plants constructed from working; then, delving deep into a CivV Social Policy balance assessment in G&K (15m46s) and an alternative approach to the mechanic altogether (37m08s).
- 44m48s | Open Mic
Responding to some comments received from the show’s most previous episode, and taking a call-in during the recording of this episode (52m46s).
- Intro/Outro | Miscellaneous
Spring-boarding from an acronym, and the guest co-host expounding on a regular co-host’s long-standing position.
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.
PolyCast Episode 154: “Not Too Shabby”Posted: August 22, 2012 in PolyCast
Tags: Civilization V, gaming, Gods & Kings, polycast