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.
  • Microsoft’s E3 Media Briefing Breakdown

    Scott and Moody talk about their personal highlights and a few low points of Microsoft’s 2018 media briefing. Discussed – Gears of War, Battle Royale modes, Cyberpunk 2077, Ninja Theory, DMC 5, Dying Light 2, Sekiro, Crackdown 3, February 22, Jump Force, Ori and the Will of the Wisps,...
  • Tanked Up 121 – An E3 Cannonball Run

    Aadil, Lucy and Ben take on the Cannonball Run. Three big beers from Magic Rock, Human Cannonball DIPA, Neo-Human Cannonball NE DIPA and the Un-Human Cannonball Triple IPA, are drank and spoken about at length. But that’s not all. We have a huge E3 show, where predictions and wants...
  • PS Forecast / Out of the X Fire PlayStation Extravaganza E3 Chat

    Ben and Dave revive PlayStation Forecast, or Out of the X Fire, which ever you prefer to catch up and discuss the upcoming Playstation E3 conference. They give their thoughts on PlayStation’s format for this year, what’s being revealed before the actual conference and their predictions on what we’ll...
  • OutofLives Podcast #00 – Know Your Hosts

    Scott, Ben and Moody join forces and rise like a phoenix to bring you a new, different version of the outoflives podcast. Now in video! Each week the hosts will dive deep into certain topics and open the forum to the ollniverse. Things will change. This is but the...
  • It’s OK To Play Bad Games

    There are plenty of bad or middling games released every year, digital marketplaces are full of them. These tend to be smaller releases, asset flips or games that have been rushed out to hit a publishers deadline. Sometimes they are none of these and just a game which is...
  • Tanked Up 120 – Quantum Circular: Curse of Andromeda

    We have a big discussion around the new short, narrative experience from Bithell Studio, ‘Quarantine Circular’. It then does well at creeping its way into almost everything else we discuss this week. Lucy also chats Shift Quantum, Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon and Castlevania whilst Ben’s been battling against...
  • Onrush Beta Impressions

    If you’ve read some of my previous articles you’ll know I love a good beta or demo, I’m a big fan of demos. So when I saw it had gone live I was intrigued to try the beta for Onrush, the new action arcade racer from Codemasters. I’ve always...
  • Tanked Up 119 – Bafflefield V(aginas)

    The internet is all up in arms about the inclusion of a woman, a woman! in the new World War 2 set Battlefield V. We dig out the internet for it’s absurdity. We’ve also got games. Ben’s played ‘What Remains of Edith Finch’, Aadil’s played ‘Knights of Pen and...
  • Tanked Up – After Dark

    This week our heroes continued to record their nonsense after episode 118, they all just wanted one more beer. Ben and Aadil drink an ‘Illicium’ Imperial Milkshake IPA from Wander Beyond whilst Lucy has a ‘Green Eyed Monster’ Northern Monk Patrons 6.05 which is gluten free. We talk Willem...