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 223 – From Lucy’s Archive

    We start this week by cracking a few beers with Aadil drinking Trackdown from Uiltje Brewing Company and Ben starting with Ninja Vs Unicorn from Pipeworks Brewing Company. Lucy shakes off the shackles of a backlog and instead delves into the archive to play Halo. She’s also been playing...
  • Tanked Up 222 – Carrion Drinking

    It is a monster show this week in length and content. Beers! Lucy cracks open Hey Mango from Brew York, Ben drinks Rainbock from Utopian and Aadil has Raw from Moor Beer. Ben kicks off the gaming chat with Othercide and Carrion, which Lucy finished. Lucy has also played...
  • Tanked Up 221 – Ghost of Glasgow

    We’re joined by Adam Thomas this week to discuss all things Ghost of Tsushima. If you’ve listened to Adam on the show before you’ll know he’s not a beer drinker so we’re allowing him to chug vodka and Dr Pepper whilst we chat. The rest of us are on...
  • The Last of Us Part II Spoiler Cast Part II

    Lucy and Ben get together again in their second discussion on The Last of Us Part II. This time they focus on Abby’s journey and the final act of the game. They delve into Abby’s time in Seattle. Ellie on the farm and her search in California then to...
  • Tanked Up 220 – Bad Practices and Taking a Stand Against Them

    Some companies have been naughty and it’s time for us to talk about them. First, we crack open some beers. Ben has already got one on the go and finishes Shelby from Thornbridge in the first few minutes, Aadil drinks Hugs & Kisses from Brouwerij De Molen, Lucy has...
  • What I’d like from Naughty Dog next

    The Last of Us Part II is nothing other than a success for Sony and Naughty Dog. A game which has garnered critical praise, love from many who’ve played it and even more hate from the gamer babies. They don’t want, in their eyes, games messed with in various...
  • The Last of Us Part II Spoilercast

    Join Lucy and Ben as they discuss the first half of the Last of Us Part II. They go into detail on their thoughts on gameplay, story and characters. It’s full of spoilers for the entire game as they discuss Ellie, Joel and the inhabitants of Seattle. They’ll be...
  • Tanked Up 219 – Is It Safe To Drink Out Yet?

    We are joined this week by returning guest Stephen Carter, aka Points of Brew to discuss a few beery issues. Stephen starts by drinking a new beer from Salt Steel Brewing Co, Aadil has one beer this week and cracks The Little Earth Project Stupid Sexy Suffolk Blend III...
  • A Change in Gaming Habits

    It’s a strange time in the world. A global pandemic, fighting for equality and calling out awful behaviour in various industries is changing how we all interact, work, live and entertain ourselves. Our ever-changing decisions and patterns will impact the games we play and when we can play them....