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PolyCast Episode 295: "Intersection of Mechanics"

Discussion in 'Civ6 - General Discussions' started by DanQ, Dec 2, 2017.

  1. DanQ

    DanQ Chieftain

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    Crossover. The two-hundred-and-ninety-fifth episode of PolyCast, "Intersection of Mechanics", features regular co-hosts Daniel "DanQ" Quick, Stephanie "Makahlua", Philip "TheMeInTeam" Bellew and "MadDjinn" with returning guest Jason "MegaBearsFan" Grade. It carries a runtime of 59m59s.

    The summary of topics is as follows:

    - 02m22s | Open Mic
    Listener feedback on one topic in particular from Episode 294 prompts further, extended dialogue.
    - 15m42s | Senate
    Breaking down passive and, in particular, active means of spreading religion in Civilization VI.
    - 24m52s | Research Lab
    What starts as an examination of the suggestion to add Great Athletes to CivVI morphs into something with a different focus, on a greater scale.
    - 32m39s | Forum Talk
    Greater than, less than and equal to: evaluating trade yields in Civilization VI.
    - 37m49s | News
    The availability of the board game Civilization: A New Dawn is fuelled by both a first review and comparison to its immediate predecessor in the space.

    - Intro/Outro | Miscellaneous
    A major announcement for the show marks a period of transition about to begin.

    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.
     
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  2. Uberfrog

    Uberfrog Warlord

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    The curse of Firaxis making major announcements just after you record strikes again! :lol:

    Sorry to hear you go MadDjinn - it was always nice to hear your take on things. Will have to start watching your non-Civ content...
     
  3. shaglio

    shaglio The Prince of Dorkness

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    Keep in mind, this was recorded before the expansion was announced. Maybe it will be interesting enough to make Mad change his mind.
     
  4. MadDjinn

    MadDjinn Chieftain

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    Unlikely, given something something can't talk about...
     
  5. kingchris20

    kingchris20 Wisdom Seeker

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    I for one just want to express my appreciation to you for all the time you have put in and your amazing insights. While I'm sorry to see you go, I wish you the best in whatever comes next for you!
     
  6. DanQ

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    At this point, the third certainty in life after death and taxes then?

    :p
     
  7. Whiterussian

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    I would also like to thank MadDjin for all of your effort and your inputs during the last years. Very much appreciated!
     
  8. legalizefreedom

    legalizefreedom Inefficiency Expert

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    Cashing in on that exclusive deal, huh? :thumbsup:
     
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    I too will miss MadDjinn. It was during one of his video replays that lead me to CivFanatics, and eventually to Polycast.
     
  10. rastak

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    Yup, will miss MADD too. I miss his Civ content on Youtube too. Good luck with whatever you do MADD.
     

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