Ben Nother

Ben is like a fine wine, he spends far to much time in cellars. He deliberately developed a stutter and a slur and walks with a limp to conceal his raging alcohol problem. Once beat up a fish for looking at him funny. Ben hosts the Tanked up podcast, but we are pretty sure he isn't aware of that.
  • Tanked Up 148 – Below a 40 Hour Work Week

    This week Aadil, Ben and Lucy roughly stick to the new format of coming in with a segment each, huzzah. Ben brings the myth of the January slump. Lucy has games to discuss and chats Spider-Man’s DLC and Below. Aadil ends us on a big discussion around the 40...
  • Ideas for PlayStation in 2019

    2019 is an odd year. A year that isn’t quite about change in the console space but about learning when that change is coming. We’re winding down on the current consoles life cycle as rumours and light announcements are starting to be made. Whilst Microsoft have made their intentions...
  • Tanked Up 147 – Meditating on 90s Action Movie Games

    Lucy returns to join Aadil and Ben for a bit of a change for 2019. We’ll each be bringing a topic to discuss. This can be from beer or gaming news to what we’re playing. We’re getting even more conversational. To start this week we crack some beers. Aadil...
  • Tanked Up 146 – Most Anticipated Games of 2019

    In the first episode of 2019 Ben and Aadil discuss their most anticipated games of the coming year. Some of these games have firm release dates, others don’t so hopefully their not repeated this time next year. Games touched upon include Control, Metro Exodus, Anthem, Doom Eternal, In the...
  • Yearly Review – Ben (2018)

    In 2017 I managed to fit in a decent amount of games, films and TV shows. This year I haven’t had much time for films or TV. A whirlwind summer prepping for and getting married saw my time limited. I have caught a few like Netflix’s third season of...
  • Tanked Up 145 – Our favourite games (and beers) of 2018

    It’s that time of the year when everyone thrusts their favourite games down your throat. We’re no different except it’s accompanied by several beers to ease it down. Lucy, Ben and Aadil start off with a few honourable mentions then launch into their top ten games. We’ve no rules...
  • Tanked Up 144 – We’ve almost played more than Epic has in it’s store

    Aadil, Ben and Lucy discuss a fair few games on this weeks episode plus talk about the Epic Games Store as a rival to Steam. Aadil actually found time for a game and played a little more Magic The Gathering Arena, he also had some time to listen to...
  • Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden Review

    Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden isn’t a traditional turn based strategy game. Nor is it a role-playing game following the isometric party based formula of the late 90s and early 2000s. It’s a game that sits somewhere in between. Developer The Bearded Ladies and publisher Funcom call it...
  • Tanked Up 143 – Steeped Prose

    Who knows this week as we’re all over the place. We start with Hitman Sniper and move to Deconstructeam’s Eternal Home Floristry which both Lucy and Ben have played. Ben gives his first thoughts on Mutant Year Zero and this somehow leads to discussions on Max Payne, Massive Chalice,...