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.