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 98 – Samus Reigns

    The chat starts with the new sequel/expansion of the swipey-monarch game: Reigns – Her Majesty. We talk about Metroid: Samus Returns, the wonder/pain of 3D, the best mario, Doki Doki Literature Club, Marvel’s Netflix series, Emperor Doom. Aadil and Ben start off with the “Wylam” session IPA ‘Swipe Right....
  • Tanked Up 97 – Virtual Evictions

    We talk about the new Play link game “Knowledge is Power”, “Dishonored 2”, “Hellblade”, the latest fundraising for “Star Citizen”, how Cloudwater is facing eviction from their current location, tax breaks, inheriting virtual libraries and some other stuff besides. Ben and Aadil start off with the ‘Pale 31’ pale...
  • Tanked Up 95 – A Very Brewgooder Special

    This week is a very special episode we sit down with Alan and Zoe from Brewgooder, the craft brewery that donates 100% of their profits to clean water projects. Their goal is to provide clean water to 1,000,000 people and they have done it for over 40,000 people already....
  • Tanked Up 94 – A Mobile Wolfenstein Odyssey

    This week Aadil does a mini-roundup of mobile games, courtesy of hours of travel. We chat “A Good Snowman is Hard to Build”, “Concrete Jungle”, “Dropsy” along with a couple smaller games like “Wolfenstein II” and “Super Mario Odyssey”. Lucy drinks the ‘Body Riddle’ pale ale from “Whiplash”. Aadil...
  • Tanked Up 91 – Canadian Crowler Prowler

    We talk Child of Light, drunken couch co-op after the Bristol Craft Beer Festival. Aadil talks a little about BoJack Horseman and its emotional realism, and Hexcells: Infinite. But don’t worry Ben played some games: “Total War – Warhammer”, the Chaos Warrior race DLC, “Subsurface Circular” and its very...
  • Tanked Up 90 – Brew Visit to Wild Rose

    We’ve got a real special episode this week. Aadil is on the tail-end of his trip in Canada, and met up with one of the brewers over at Wild Rose Brewery in Calgary, Mark Kerrigan. We start out with the usual challenge of gaming/life balance, then Mark’s partialness to...
  • Tanked Up 89 – Stolen Histories

    This week we start off with a geography lesson, and then straight on to burglary. Weddings and chauffeuring (along with the astonishing reveal about Ben and perogies). We wax intellectual, read: gripe, about time passing and being old and not recognising places we used to live/go to. We then...
  • Tanked up 87 – Gluten-free Testing

    We talk changing difficulty levels and going through old games, and new ones with the new ‘Story-mode’ in Horizon. We then talk about dream jobs tasting beers, and testing video games. It’s Gluten-free week here at Tanked Up. All beers this week are gluten-free for all you celiacs out...
  • 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...