Cautiously moving forward. The three hundred-and-eighth episode of PolyCast, "Managing Expectations", features regular co-hosts Stephanie "Makahlua", Philip "TheMeInTeam" Bellew and Jason "MegaBearsFan" Grade with returning guest "CanusAlbinus" and first-time guest Simon "The Buzzing". It carries a runtime of 59m59s. The summary of topics is as follows: - 01m47s | News Following the most lead time between announcement and release in recent Civilization series history, the Spring 2018 patch for the game's sixth iteration has arrived with many an addition, balancing, bug fixing and more. - 31m02s | Forum Talk Pushing for late-game science yields from ice tiles leads to an off-shoot conversation about conceptualizing the game map as a sphere and the impact it would have on city placement and unit pathing (34m06s). - 45m32s | Miscellaneous Civilization VI developer is looking for an "Online Services Engineer": part of future Civ development or not? - Intro/Outro | Assorted Stopping before starting, pinpointing responsibility and claiming knowledge. 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.