Aadil Kurji

Aadil Kurji is an enigma. It is said that if you say Aadil into a mirror 6 times whilst standing on his face he will get very angry. Aadil makes up the entire team of the Out of Lives Canadian branch and for that he is sorry. Aadil hosts the popular beer and gaming podcast Tanked Up
  • Tanked Up 86 – A Free Lunch for your Dollar-Pound.

    We’re back, after a brief summer hiatus and we are talking “Hellblade”, gaming droughts and the room 1 & 2 before moving on to this week’s topic. Loot boxes, pay-to-win and children gambling. Also Aadil gets a little yelly at the end… for biological reasons. Its a special beer...
  • Tanked Up 85 – Pink Beer goes Splatoon

    This week we talk ‘Splatoon 2’, the ‘Destiny 2’ beta, ‘Yonder: the cloud chronicles’ and ‘The Final Station’ before moving on to our topic. A Czech brewery “Aurosa” has emerged releasing the ‘first beer for her’® a pink-bottled number, discussion ensues. Lego may be mentioned. Aadil starts things off...
  • Tanked Up 84 – Craft and other cloudy terms

    As always, we talk the games we’ve been playing, “Yonder: the cloud catcher chronicles”, “Duelyst” & Aadil couldn’t resist talking some more “Superhot” as it is out on PSN now, with its VR counterpart as well. Our topic this week is all about “craft” vs independent beer, and how...
  • Tanked Up 83 – Gamers United Against Dementia (Live)

    This week is quite a special one, as we opened up the 13-hour livestream for “Gamers United Against Demnetia”. We talk memory games, times our memory has failed us in games, games as part of dementia/memory research, games as both preventative and palliative brain care, and a whole lot...
  • Tanked Up 82 – Single Beers and Steamy Sales

    We talk “Submerged”, the beautiful more exploration than narrative NEWS game, killing and surviving in “Dead by Daylight”. Our topic this week is Sales! Particularly the big sales events of the year, e.g. steam summer, and seemingly never-ending sales in games that tease our pocketbooks constantly. Aadil rabbits on...
  • Tanked Up 81 – Subscriptions Galore and more e3

    Ben and Aadil are rejoined by the on-the-mend Lucy talking some more e3, with “Spider-man” causing a diatribe from Aadil about Quick-Time Events and character powers in them. We touch on “Tacoma”, “Cup-Head”, “Life is Strange Season 2”, the “Devolver Digital” conference, and the XXXBone. We move on to...
  • Tanked Up 80 – How E3 played its cards

    This week its Ben and Aadil chatting about their top highlights from e3, the latest offering from the studio that brought us the burnout series, ‘Danger Zone’, and a full-on tangent on Collectible Card Games; “Duelyst”, “Gwent, etc. Ben has the ‘Saison d’Avon’ from “Lost & Grounded”, and ‘Above...
  • Tanked Up 79 – Beer Delivery and E3 hopes, dreams or just predictions

    We start off this week with some listener mail, and talk about our beer storage (and pourage) vessels of choice. Its our second week of e3 predictions, covering the various non-SoNinSoft presentations that will come up. Our hopes, dreams, and the usual drivel flows. Ben starts things off with...
  • Tanked Up 78 – bEEEr predictions and Supermarket Special

    Its that time again, E3 is fast approaching and its our first prediction episode. But first we start off with a discussion on the growing trend of craft beer availability in the supermarkets. Then we talk predictions on Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft. Ben and Lucy start with ‘New World’...