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PolyCast Episode 390: Civ Turns "The Big 3-0"
News
- 00h03m48sHappy 30th Birthday to Sid Meier's Civilization!
- 00h12m47sConfessions of a Civilization addict.
Forum Talk
- 00h28m54s |  Former showrunner DanQ's Suggestions for dealing with Out of Sync errors.
- 00h33m06sWhat is the most game-changing tech in Civ?
- 00h42m49sWhat can Civ learn from Humankind?



Runtime: 01h07m48s | Filesize: 62.0MB
Published: 6 September 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 389: How Far Will Humankind Push Civ?
News
- 00h01m55sHumankind first impressions from co-hosts.
- 00h43m41siOS updates and Firaxis hiring a narrative lead.
Forum Talk
- 00h49m19sDo you have a multi-game enemy?
- 00h58m26sAre barbarian Quadriremes a long-standing bug?
Senate
- 01h04m29sPurchasing era score with Amani and levies.



Runtime: 01h11m37s | Filesize: 65.5MB
Published: 24 August 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 388: Romans are the Yankees of Civilization
Forum Talk
- 00h02m15sWill Civ VI be compatible with the Steam Deck?
- 00h17m55sWhat do your loved ones call Civ?
Senate
- 00h25m39sDoes epic speed make the game easier?
- 00h37m18sWhen to stop building cities.



Runtime: 00h51m33s | Filesize: 47.1MB
Published: 8 August 2021
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 387: If We Haven't Said So Already, A.I. Is Hard
Forum Talk
- 00h03m29s |  Feedback from episode 386 on CivFanatics and on YouTube,
  and why we aren't available on Apple Podcasts (or other podcast services)
- 00h25m22sCiv VI's remaining issues.
- 00h54m00sWhy are my founding cities always so lousy? (compared to Potato McWhiskey)
- 01h03m00sSpeedrun record for fastest defeat?



Runtime: 01h09m49s | Filesize: 63.9MB
Published: 25 July 2021
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 386: Machine Learning
Forum Talk
- 00h01m29sCivilization VII Could Make Its A.I. Fight Smarter. and How fixing the A.I. should be easy
- 00h37m41sFiraxis "Impossible Save" challenge not so impossible.
- 00h43m05sOutbreak of mange
Senate
- 00h47m46sWhy did the April patch buff tanks?



Runtime: 01h15m38s | Filesize: 69.2MB
Published: 27 June 2021
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 385: Perverse Incentives
News
- 00h02m23sCivilization VI: Anthology edition now available.
- 00h09m56sFiraxis Leader Royale
Forum Talk
- 00h25m18sHow does Civ VI compare to Civ V?
- 00h47m46sHistory simulator or game?



Runtime: 01h10m39s | Filesize: 64.6MB
Published: 13 June 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 384: No Firaxis, thank YOU.
News
- 00h02m38sFiraxis has "several games" in development
Forum Talk
- 00h07m23s"Thank You" from Firaxis staff
- 00h17m06sCrashes, Crashes, and more Crashes, and apparently Apple released an OS update to fix Civ VI crashes on MacBooks
- 00h25m38sAlways ON game modes
Senate
- 00h47m56sEthiopia strategy guide



Runtime: 01h08m50s | Filesize: 63.0MB
Published: 1 June 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 383: Cats Need Petting Too!
News
- 00h01m46sNew Frontiers April Update Impressions
- 00h36m27sScouts can pet the dog (but not the cat)
Forum Talk
- 00h40m23sNext Civ Game Will Likely Be a Fantasy Game, predicts a CivFanatics user
- 00h46m24sCivilization Iceberg
Senate
- 00h51m08sUnintentional Diplomatic Victory



Runtime: 01h07m03s | Filesize: 61.8MB
Published: 3 May, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 382: Trebuchets And Foolish April Launchers
News
- 00h01m32sNew Frontiers April Update (now with Trebuchets!)
- 00h17m55s |  A short tangent to give impressions on the Crusader Kings Board Game
- 00h18m25sProblems with 2K's new Launcher,
               and possible ways to bypass it from forum users and Reddit users
Forum Talk
- 00h24m53sDo you ever accept A.I.-proposed trades?
- 00h33m31s |  PC Gamers thinks Civ VII could reinvigorate the series
BONUS POST-CREDIT SEGMENT: Open Mic
- 01h08m20s |  Response to comments on the YouTube Live Stream, which turns into more rants about Paradox games.



Runtime: 01h20m49s | Filesize: 73.9MB
Published: 23 April, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 381: More Nau Now!
News
- 00h01m27sNew Frontiers Portugal patch notes
- 00h26m24sCiv VI World Cup season 4
Forum Talk
- 00h30m20sInterview with former Civ designer and current Old World designer Soren Johnson
- 00h48m06sNew Frontiers Pass more successful than expansions
- 00h53m09sCivilization's impact on PC gaming



Runtime: 01h100m57s | Filesize: 55.8MB
Published: 7 April, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 380: Marshes, Marshes, Marshes! And More Zombies.
News
- 00h01m18sMarch 2021 update preview
- 00h10m36sPortugal Preview
Senate
- 00h26m10sStrategies for Lady Six Sky of Maya
- 01h06m13sSpiffing Brit breaks the Civ VI economy with infinite gold



Runtime: 01h13m37s | Filesize: 67.3MB
Published: 21 March, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 379: Everybody In The Pool
News
- 00h01m35sFebruary 2021 patch notes
Forum Talk
- 00h25m08sWhat Comes After New Frontiers?
- 00h39m50sBad UI Design
- 00h55m14sBaffled By The Leader Selection Pools



Runtime: 01h05m46s | Filesize: 60.2MB
Published: 07 March, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 378: Power Creep
News
- 00h01m50sNew Frontiers January 2021 patch notes
- 00h22m30sNew Frontiers February content preview (barbarian city states and A.I. air units)
- 00h52m40s |  April civ and leader rebalance announcement and speculation
Forum Talk
- 00h54m59sShould Game Modes be a recurring feature?
- 01h10m23sIrrational district placement for aesthetic reasons



Runtime: 01h18m48s | Filesize: 72.1MB
Published: 21 February, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 377: Good Morning, Vietnam!
News
- 00h02m07sVietnam first look and discussion
- 00h14m25sKublai Khan speculation
- 00h23m14sCorporations game mode and Sanctuary district preview
Forum Talk
- 00h35m26sHistoric concepts translated to gameplay mechanics



Runtime: 01h07m01s | Filesize: 61.3MB
Published: 26 January, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 376: A Hill To Die On?
News
- 00h01m40sCiv Franchise has sold over 51 million units
Forum Talk
- 00h07m56sShould pillaging have a downside?
- 00h16m17sWhich tiles are hill?
Senate
- 00h23m28sNerf to Rationalism policy
- 00h35m05sReloading scale of shame
- 00h53m40sGameRant's 10 map seeds to try
Post-credits bonus!
- 01h12m44s |  Phil regales us with tales of troll chess moves



Runtime: 01h14m24s | Filesize: 68.1MB
Published: 12 January, 2021
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 375: We're Already Checked-Out For the Holidays
News
- 00h03m21sDecember 2020 update preview
Forum Talk
- 00h14m07sCiv series easter eggs and references
- 00h24m30sHero Observations, but first a short tangent about an exploit that allows Babylon to discover the entire tech tree in a single turn.
Senate
- 00h36m31sPoll: Civ VI art style, do you like it?
- 00h51m25sLoyalty Makes It Impossible To Invade Other Continents



Runtime: 01h11m17s | Filesize: 65.2MB
Published: December 13, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 374: It's Not Balanced, and That's OK
Forum Talk
- 00h02m00sEpisode 373 feedback
- 00h11m56sDo we really need "balance"?
- 00h24m54sDramatic Ages has really surprised players
Senate
- 00h28m24sBabylon tips and tricks



Runtime: 00h49m44s | Filesize: 46.6.5MB
Published: November 30, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 373: Eureka!
News
- 00h01m23s |  Babylon first look, impressions, and discussion
- 00h29m20s |  November patch, impressions, and discussion
Forum Talk
- 00h36m48sTribal Village spawn locations
- 00h45m50sAI Conquering Absent (and yet another discussion on walls)



Runtime: 01h30m11s | Filesize: 82.5MB
Published: November 17, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 372: Patches and Peeves
News
- 00h04m26s |  October 2020 patch notes and discussion
- 00h33m10s |  Nintendo leaks next DLC pack
- 00h38m20s |  Spiffing Brit's Infinite Pirates exploit video
Forum Talk
- 00h43m07sminor pet peeves and annoyances



Runtime: 01h05m24s | Filesize: 62.8MB
Published: November 01, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 371: Hitting OP DLC with the Nerf bat
News
- 00h03m11sOctober 2020 Patch
Forum Talk
- 00h20m47sHating diety
Senate
- 00h38m49sCountering Byzantium
- 00h47m40sPre-nerf strategies for Gran Columbia, and what might get nerfed



Runtime: 01h03m01s | Filesize: 57.7MB
Published: October 20, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 370: Surround and Pound
News
- 00h01m22s |  Gaul first look and developer stream
- 00h13m00sSeptember 2020 patch notes
Forum Talk
- 00h35m22sBest secret societies for Byzantium and Gaul?
- 01h38m12sStatue of Zeus value proposition



Runtime: 00h53m07s | Filesize: 93.6MB
Published: October 4, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 369: Tangents as big as Texas
News
- 00h01m30sSeptember 2020 New Frontiers Pass update
- 00h10m09sBasil II of Byzantium first look
- 00h30m40sSid Meier's Memoir available now at a bookseller near you!, and a tangent about Europe, railroads, and the size of Texas
Forum Talk
- 00h43m27sCiv VI is a sequel to Civ IV?
- 01h10m43sIs the yield ribbon cheating?
- 01h15m02s |  Feedback from episode 368: Can we discuss opening builds?



Runtime: 01h32m43s | Filesize: 84.8MB
Published: September 20, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 368: Parallel Universe where Firaxis Controls Everything
News
- 00h02m06sAugust update
Forum Talk
- 00h25m25sUnused content
- 00h31m00sAll leaders have Firaxis logos
Senate
- 00h35m41sPotatoMcWhiskey's Wonder tier list



Runtime: 01h10m54s | Filesize: 129MB
Published: August 23, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 367: Another Perfectly-Balanced Podcast With No Exploits
Forum Talk
- 00h01m28sPoll About Civ 6 Finishing and Civ 7 Initiating
- 00h13m30sNoticeable A.I. Improvements
- 00h23m07sThe Season Pass Model
Senate
- 00h35m17sSpiffing Brit's "No City Challenge"



Runtime: 00h45m36s | Filesize: 41.7MB
Published: August 9, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 366: Super Secret Vampires!
News
- 00h03m00sEthiopia patch notes
Forum Talk
- 00h38m00s |  Episode 364 feedback, game industry trends, and Canus and MegaBearsFan really enjoy Christopher Tin's albums.
- 00h48m00sAnyone found a workable Bermuda Triangle?
- 00h53m45sHow balanced are the civs?
- 01h05m00sAre Urban Defenses Too Strong?



Runtime: 01h18m29s | Filesize: 71.8MB
Published: July 26, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 365: Pathfinding Woes
News
- 00h01m56sEthiopia pack announced
Forum Talk
- 00h06m51sNew Game Mode Speculation
- 00h21m30sWhat Do You Think Is Still Broken?
                    & Unit Pathing
- 00h50m20sApocalypse Mode



Runtime: 01h03m07s | Filesize: 57.7MB
Published: July 12, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 364: No Game Is Complete without Zombies
News
- 00h02m24sJune 2020 Update
- 00h17m31sJune 2020 Dev Stream
Forum Talk
- 00h23m50sWhat Have You Never Done in This Game That People Routinely Do?
- 00h42m24sIs Civ VI the Most Peaceful Iteration Ever?



Runtime: 55m48s | Filesize: 51.0MB
Published: June 28, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 363: No Room for Gandhi
Forum Talk
- 00h01m30sVideo Games Consistently Fail Gandhi
- 00h17m31sHow Do People Feel About Alliances?
- 00h38m14sLahore / Nihang Is More OP Than Gran Colombia?



Runtime: 01h03m49s | Filesize: 59.8MB
Published: June 14, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 362: Good Luck Against Gran Colombia
News
- 00h02m28s |  Review of New Frontiers Pass DLC leader Simón Bolívar of Gran Colombia and strategies
- 00h35m22s |  Other New Frontiers Pass DLC impressions
- 00h54m15s |  A brief rant about Epic Games and the Epic Games Store
Forum Talk
- 00h59m50sSo, how do people feel about eras?



Runtime: 01h29m08s | Filesize: 83.6MB
Published: June 1, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 361: New Frontiers
News
- 00h02m00s |  New Frontiers Pass DLC schedule
- 00h21m46s |  New Frontiers Pass Maya "First Look"
- 00h33m00s |  New Frontiers screenshot analysis thread
- 00h52m00s |  Responses to live chat, "historic 4x ressurgence", debating the merits and concerns regarding this DLC release model



Runtime: 01h13m20s | Filesize: 68.8MB
Published: May 17, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 360: Just don't play half the game
Open Mic
- 00h02m06s |  Episode 359 feedback
Forum Talk
- 00h32m50sIs the ancient era start actually balanced?
- 00h48m40s |  "Exploits" - what defines them?



Runtime: 01h29m35s | Filesize: 82.0MB
Published: May 10, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 359: 2020 DLC Speculation & Brainstorming
Forum Talk
- 00h03m16s |  TheMeInTeam's 3 Best things about Civ VI (continued from last episode)
- 00h06m33s |  TheMeInTeam's 3 Worst things about Civ VI (continued from last episode)
- 00h21m55s |  Civ VI DLC / expansion speculation
- 00h35m46s |  Our ideas for DLC or expansions!



Runtime: 01h43m01s | Filesize: 96.6MB
Published: April 26, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 358: We Do Actually Like This Game, We Promise
Forum Talk
- 00h01m10s3 Best & Worst Things About Civ VI
- 00h03m23s |  DanQ's 3 Worst Things about Civ VI
- 00h19m30s |  MegaBearsFan's 3 Worst Things about Civ VI
- 00h32m54s |  Makahlua's 3 Worst Things about Civ VI
- 00h47m48s |  Makahlua's 3 Best Things about Civ VI
- 00h58m36s |  MegaBearsFan's 3 Best Things about Civ VI
- 01h07m54s |  DanQ's 3 Best Things about Civ VI



Runtime: 01h19m48s | Filesize: 61.9MB
Published: April 12, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 357: Everything is OP
Forum Talk
- 00h01m40sAre Mountains OP?
- 00h33m57sMost OP building: Walls
- 01h09m22sGoverment Plaza Dilemma



Runtime: 01h29m17s | Filesize: 81.7MB
Published: March 29, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 356: Working as Intended
Senate
- 00h01m21s |  Episode 354 Feedback
- 00h04m50s |  Governors
- 01h01m35s |  [Gathering Storm] Ottoman unique Governor
- 01h06m30s |  Victory Conditions



Runtime: 01h48m03s | Filesize: 101.3MB
Published: March 25, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 355: Expansion Primer
Senate
- 00h02m00s |  Governments & Policies
- 00h37m45s |  [R&F] Era Score, Golden Ages, and Dark Ages
- 01h01m25s |  [GS] Disasters and Climate Change



Runtime: 01h28m04s | Filesize: 80.6MB
Published: March 19, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 354: The Third Primer
Senate
- 00h01m11s |  Using Spies
- 00h37m55s |  Navies and Naval War
- 00h59m38s |  Air Forces and Airports



Runtime: 01h28m04s | Filesize: 80.6MB
Published: February 27, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 353: Back to Console School
Senate
- 00h03m25s |  Districts and Their Discontents
- 00h28m30s |  Technology and Civics Trees
- 00h42m26s |  Wars and Loyalty
- 01h20m26s |  Grievances and Warmonger Penalties



Runtime: 01h33m56s | Filesize: 86.0MB
Published: February 13, 2020
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 352: The Road Goes Ever On
News
- 00h01m23s |  Canus Gives a Short Statement about Their Health
Forum Talk
- 00h02m58sThe Twelve Days of Civmas, as Told by Civfanatics Forums
- 00h08m38s Choosing a Favorite Civilization
Senate
- 00h19m57sAre Relics Worth the Effort
- 00h30m14sHow do You Systematically Improve at Civilization
- 00h42m95sAnalysis of a Start Location.



Runtime: 01h00m42s | Filesize: 39.4MB
Published: February 5, 2020
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 351: Console School
Topics
- This episode is dedicated to the new consolve players of Civilization VI. The discussion should be used as a primer for the basic understanding of the game.
- 00h01m52s |  Basic Tips and How to Win
- 00h17m06s |  Unit Movement Rules
- 00h21m50s |  How Barbarians Work
- 00h30m23s |  City Placement Tips
- 00h50m37s |  Wars



Runtime: 01h04m44s | Filesize: 51.8MB
Published: December 24th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 350: Adding It All Together
News
- 00h01m46s |  Civilization VI Released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
- 00h10m14s |  Catherine de Medici Named as One of the 70 Beds Video Game Characters of the Decade
Forum Talk
- 00h16m06sA CivFanatics Guest Airs Complaints about Civilization VI
- 00h28m59s An Issue with the Scored Competitions Coding
Senate
- 00h33m06sThe Diplomatic Victory Elimination Thread



Runtime: 00h52m56s | Filesize: 41.6MB
Published: December 12th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 349: Unfashionably Late
Forum Talk
- 00h01m28sWhich AI Civilizations do the CivFanatics Readership Think Appear Too Frequently?
- 00h08m52s Questions about the Continued Discussion of Civilization V vs Civilization VI
Senate
- 00h32m19sGetting the Most Out of Your Unique Units
- 00h45m04sThermonuclear Weapon Damage, Examined



Runtime: 01h05m16s | Filesize: 44.7MB
Published: November 29th, 2019
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 348: Skeleton Crew Edition
News
- 00h01m18sSogno di Volare Featured on a BBC Radio 3 Programme about Video Game Music
Forum Talk
- 00h05m17sWhich American Civilization does the CivFanatics Readership Want Added to the Franchise Next?
- 00h19m19s A Similar CivFanatics Poll Suggesting Alternate Leaders for Existing Civs.
Senate
- 00h42m36sDoes Civilization VI need Number of Cities Science and Culture Penalties like Civilization VI?



Runtime: 1h:09m:18s | Filesize: 57.8MB
Published: November 10th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 347: When Consoles Attack
News
- 00h01m53sSid Meier's Civilization VI Announced for Playstation 4 and Xbox One
- 00h08m49s |  Sid Meier Interviewed by Ars Technica about the Development of Civilization.
Forum Talk
- 00h13m38s Investigating Claims of AI Competence since the Latest Patch
- 00h20m24sWhich African Civilization does the CivFanatics Readership Want Added to the Franchise Next?
Senate
- 00h31m09sUnique Infrastructure Elimination Thread



Runtime: 1h:01m:57s | Filesize: 48.6MB
Published: October 23rd, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 346: Civilization VI - Fortnite Edition
News
- 00h01m45s |  The September 2019 Patch Notes
- 00h36m17sThe Red Death First Impressions
Forum Talk
- 00h47m33s |  The Problem with Anti-Cavalry Units
- 01h03m09s |  Our Least Favorite Leaders to Have as Neighbors



Runtime: 1h:14m:07s | Filesize: 58.8MB
Published: September 25th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 345: Endless Human
News
- 00h03m04s |  The September 2019 Update has been Announced.
Forum Talk
- 00h27m15s |  A Poll about Southeast Asian Civilizations for Future Civilization Titles
- 00h38m10s |  A Discussion on Humankind, an Upcoming Historical 4x Strategy Game by Amplitude
Senate
- 00h55m12s |  The District Discount Mechanic and Its Usefulness, or Rather, Our Inability to Read Google Translated Chinese
- 00h59m47s |  The Civilization Unique Ability Elimination Thread



Runtime: 1h:26m:09s | Filesize: 67.7MB
Published: September 10th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 344: Just Shut Up and Go with It!
Open Mic
- 00h02m40s |  Details on the Future of PolyCast
News
- 00h06m26s |  Discussion of a Polygon Article about Maps in Civilization VI.
- 00h22m00s |  Peace Accords in Mozambique include a Live Orchestral Performance of Baba Yetu.
- 00h27m50s |  Ed Beach to Appear on a PAX West Panel.
Senate
- 00h35m55s |  Analysis of the Unique Unit Elimination Thread on CivFanatics.
Misc.
- 01h21m29s |  A Retrospective of Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri after 20 Years
- 01h31m36s |  A 2K Survey from August of Civilization Players



Runtime: 1h:42m:46s | Filesize: 80.7MB
Published: August 27th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, DanQ



PolyCast Episode 343: District Ten
News
- 01m48s |  Civilization VI: Rise and Fall is now available on iOS.
Forum Talk
- 11m51s |  What is a District and Why are They So Expensive to Repair?
Senate
- 25m44s |  Our Choices for the Top 5 City-States in Gathering Storm.
- 42m31sFree City Aggressiveness



Runtime: 54m:30s | Filesize: 40.7MB
Published: August 17th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, MegaBearsFan, Drusain



PolyCast Episode 342: She Likes Big Walls and She Cannot Lie
News
- 01m59s |  The Strategy Gamer Review of the June 2019 Patch
Forum Talk
- 21m27s |  Some Developer Insight into Some Design Decisions in Civilzation VI
Open Mic
- 53m08s |  Why Isn't This City Under Siege?



Runtime: 60m:00s | Filesize: 46.6MB
Published: July 20th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, WarningU2



PolyCast Episode 341: Patch Notes Mania
News
- 01m01s |  The June 2019 Patch Notes
- 44m00sUndocumented Changes from the June 2019 Patch for Civilization VI



Runtime: 59m:23s | Filesize: 39.9MB
Published: July 6th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 340: The Troll Patch
News
- 02m46s |  Firaxis Announces the June 2019 Civilization VI Patch (Post 1) (Post 2)
Forum Talk
- 25m15s | A Joke Expansion Pack from user Bibor
- 37m23s |  Examination of the King-Emperor Difficulty Jump
- 43m36s |  A Poorly Disguised Rant about Why the Paradox/Sims Model of DLC Would Not be Good for the Civilization Franchise.



Runtime: 60m:42s | Filesize: 44.1MB
Published: June 22th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, NewEarthRelic



PolyCast Episode 339: First Party Content
News
- 01m33s |  A Few Comments on the Current Financial Health of Fixaxis Owner Take Two Interactive
- 11m48s |  A Retrospective on a Five Year Long Civilization V Game
Forum Talk
- 21m39s |  How Often do we Return to our Saves in Civilization VI
Senate
- 34m21s |  A Systematic Look at the Various Merits of the Patheon Beliefs in Civilization VI
- 51m23s |  Rushing a District in Civilization VI for the State Workforce Inspiration



Runtime: 60m:00s | Filesize: 40.8MB
Published: June 8th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 338: Are Disasters Awful?
News
- 01m33s |  2K Comments of Sales of the Switch Version of Civilization VI.
Forum Talk
- 05m14s |  Does Civilization VI Lack Tension?
- 22m05s |  The Nature of Aid Requests
Senate
- 32m01s |  Examining the Missing National Wonders in Civilization VI
- 35m44s |  Gauging the Danger of Natural Disasters in Gathering Storm.
- 49m12sStart Biases for Gathering Storm Civilizations



Runtime: 59m:06s | Filesize: 40.2MB
Published: May 25th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, Tyroq



PolyCast Episode 337: Speaking of the Desert
News
- 01m37s |  Firaxis Streams the New World Builder.
Forum Talk
- 06m12s |  Has Civilization VI Become More Difficult?.
- 17m05s |  Comments on the Use of Turn Numbers as Judge of the Quality of Victory.
Senate
- 27m53s |  A Top Ten List of the Best Civilizations for a Science Victory from AsparusTheSaiyan.
- 49m12sStart Biases for Gathering Storm Civilizations



Runtime: 61m:39s | Filesize: 45.8MB
Published: May 11th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



PolyCast Episode 336: Flashbacks of Stacks of Doom
News
- 01m16s |  Release notes for the Great Works and Trade Hotfix for Civilization VI.
Forum Talk
- 06m19sBarbarian Raids are broken.
- 12m28s |  Questioning the Movement Speed for Railroads
Senate
- 19m28s |  Has AI Air Power Improved Since Gathering Storm?
- 27m25sAI Hwacha Use Discussion
Misc.
- 31m56sCivilization Delegation Gifts (Recorded for Ep. 335)
- 40m49s |  A Complaint about the Storm Graphics for Gathering Storm. (Recorded for Ep. 332)
- 41m43s |  Valletta and Flood Barrier Abuse (Recorded for Ep. 332)



Runtime: 60m:00s | Filesize: 35.8MB
Published: April 27th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, SeelingCat, (TheChrisD), (Zosh127)



PolyCast Episode 335: Antarctic Late Summer Edition
News
- 01m34s |  Announcement and Release of the Antarctic Late Summer Patch for Civilization VI.
- 28m15sCivilization VI Gets Cross-Version Cloud Saves Between Steam and Nintendo Switch.
Senate
- 33m23sShould civilizations be Balanced?
- 41m12s |  Does Anyone Use Liang's Fisheries?
Research Lab
- 49m32s What the Coast Really Is.



Runtime: 60m:00s | Filesize: 43.7MB
Published: April 13th, 2019
Hosts: Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, TheChrisD, Zosh127



PolyCast Episode 334: Features Deferred
News
- 01m18s |  A Quick Follow-Up on the 2K EULA Controversy
Forum Talk
- 06m21s |  The Strength of City Walls is Questioned.
- 16m57s |  A Study of Neglected Features in Civilization VI
- 18m56s Features from Civilization IV that are Missing from Civilization VI
Senate
- 44m26s |  An Examination of Science Victory in Gathering Storm.
- 49m09s |  How Many Settlers Do You Build Before the Ancestral Hall
Research Lab
- 52m02sUnit Upgrade Paths and Desired Changes for Their Futures



Runtime: 60m:00s | Filesize: 38.6MB
Published: March 30th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, Zosh127



PolyCast Episode 333: BugFest
News
- 02m11s |  Confirmation of Rise & Fall and Gathering Storm for the Nintendo Switch
- 08m31s |  A Diversion about a Recent Video Showcasing Issues with the Civilization VI's balance.
Forum Talk
- 12m57s |  Sourcing the Production of Carbon Dioxide in Gathering Storm
- 18m56s |  The Use of Kamikaze Apostles for Relic Hunting
- 23m39sSuggested Strategy Games" for the Various Myers Briggs Personality Types. (Recorded for EP.332)
- 29m04sCommentary on the Steam Review Bombing of Civilization VI. (Recorded for EP.332)
Senate
- 35m58s |  Discussion of a Recent Guide to Grievances in Gathering Storm.
- 46m54s |  A Post about Rock Bands Reveals New Insight into the Cultural Victory.
Misc.
- 55m44s |  The Hazards of Building Big Ben with a Large Treasury.



Runtime: 60m:44s | Filesize: 43.0MB
Published: March 16th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 332: The Pounds of Drummaker
Theatre
- 01m27s |  Co-host Experiences with the New Expansion Pack
News
- 32m32s |  The Cree Atomic Era Music Nominated for a G.A.N.G. Award
- 35m03s |  A Discussion of Undocumented Changes in the Patch
Senate
- 49m42s |  Complaints about the Diplomacy Victory are Examined. Research Lab
- 01h03m49sUnintended Consequences of Canada’s Civilization Ability



Runtime: 66m:03s | Filesize: 41.6MB
Published: March 2nd, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, TheChrisD



PolyCast Episode 331: The Penultimate Week
News
- 01m29sPhoenica Discussion and Livestream.
- 11m15s |  Eleanor of Aquitaine Discussion and Livestream.
- 16m48sNew Features Explained Video Discussion.
Forum Talk
- 24m39s |  A Discussion about Neural Networks in relation to Strategy Gaming.
- 33m12s |  An examination of a complaint regarding the Number of Diplomatic Currencies.
Research Lab
- 43m28s |  Suggestions of New Naval Civilizations.



Runtime: 57m:51s | Filesize: 35.2MB
Published: February 16th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, MegaBearsFan, GrimVek, TheMeInTeam, Drusain



PolyCast Episode 330: Dannisaries
News
- 01m45sSweden Announced.
- 22m31s |  Further Details from the Sweden Gameplay Stream.
- 13m36sOttomans Announced. Discussion and Gameplay Stream
Research Lab
- 46m11s |  Suggestions for Additional Diplomacy Actions.
Forum Talk
- 53m26s |  The Nintendo Switch Version showcases City-State on City-State Razing



Runtime: 59m:19s | Filesize: 49.4MB
Published: Februrary 3rd, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan, Drusain



PolyCast Episode 329: Beginning with the Mali
News
- 01m12sMali Announced.
- 09m53s |  Details on the Sankore University.
- 13m36s |  Discussion of Steam's sales numbers
- 20m07s |  Jon Shafer interviewed about drug addiction.
- 23m51s |  William Morgan Shepard dies at age 86.
Senate
- 24m46s |  A question about Line of Sight in Civilization IV
- 38m41sStrategy Guidelines for the AI.
- 53m37s |  Civilzation VI Civ Start Locations



Runtime: 59m:60s | Filesize: 53.4MB
Published: January 20th, 2019
Hosts: CanusAlbinus, Makahlua, TheMeInTeam, MegaBearsFan



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