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 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,...
  • Where could Red Dead go next?

    Light Spoilers as to the end of Red Dead Redemption, Red Dead Redemption 2 and the fate of various characters. Now I’ve finished Red Dead Redemption 2, and I’m wandering the world trying to get as much from it as possible, I’ve been thinking about the future of the...
  • Tanked Up 142 – The Frog Detectives

    OK, only Lucy has been a frog detective this week but Ben and Aadil are waiting, ready to take up the mantle. We kick off discussing The Haunted Island, A Frog Detective Game. This moves into Hollow Knight which Ben has started playing and Lucy could talk about for...
  • Why I’m excited for Metro Exodus

    I love a good shooter, especially one with a well written and deep narrative. I tend to pull towards single player shooters. Whilst I played a lot of Battlefield 1 for its fantastic multiplayer I put it down for Wolfenstein 2 and its wonderful nazi smashing story and top-notch...
  • Tanked Up 141 – Strip Fortnite And The Realisation We’re Old

    Lucy kicks off this week by bringing the idea of Strip Fortnite to the table. Apparently it’s the newest, stupid craze kids are doing. Who knows really. We quickly move into the Red Dead 2 corner as Ben updates everyone on climbing a mountain and Aadil gets excited about...
  • Why I’m excited for The Division 2

    I played a lot of Ubisoft’s The Division when it released in early 2016. It was one of my favourite games in a year where my tastes were catered to consistently with new releases. It was a competent third person cover shooter that did something well no other game...
  • Tanked Up 140 – Our Favourite Marvel Games

    Aadil and Ben get together to discuss their favourite Marvel games in memory of the illustrious Stan Lee. These include Marvel licensed games through the years like The Incredible Hulk, Ultimate Alliance and Marvel Vs Capcom. Before this they discuss Alphabear 2 which Ben’s had a couple of days...
  • Tanked Up 139 – Rockstars of the Obra Dinn

    Everyone’s here for this episode retreading recent games. We all further discuss Red Dead Redemption 2 and somehow slide in Ori, Origins and Overwatch. We have a little discussion around two of Rockstar’s other games, Red Dead Redemption and The Warriors. Talk briefly lands on socks before we revisit...
  • The full PlayStation Classic line up

    It’s here. The full list of games for the PlayStation Classic were revealed on the PlayStation blog earlier this week. I previously put forward a bunch of games I’d like to see on the machine and, a few of them are actually appearing on it. Here I’m going to...