beer

  • Tanked Up 117 – The Kokomo Legacy

    Ben and Lucy are back to drink and chat about video games. Lucy isn’t feeling great so she hasn’t got a beer tonight and sticks to the water. Ben however makes up for it and smashes back a Kokomo Weekday IPA from our friends at Good Chemistry Brewing. We...
  • Tanked Up 116 – God of War spoiler spectacular

    Ben and Lucy get into God of War to give their thoughts after both smashing through it. They discuss what they liked, what they didn’t and what they think may be in store for future instalments. We drink, of course. Ben starts with a ‘DOPA’ from Unbarred Brewery and...
  • Tanked Up 115 – Pillbug Pals

    Aadil’s back and we have guests for a big episode. Joining Ben and Aadil are Sean Walton and David Towsey from Pillbug Interactive makers of Cycle 28 (which you’ve heard Ben rant about before). We take a deep dive into the game and what went into making it. We...
  • Tanked Up 113 – The Year So Far

    We’ve a couple of smaller titles to talk about today. Ben’s played the mobile puzzle game ‘Umiro’ and Lucy’s playing something similar called ‘Sally’s Law’. We finish the episode with a discussion on our favourite games from the year so far. Lucy drinks two stouts to reflect her mood...
  • Tanked Up 109 – Czech Yourself, We’ve Played Games

    We’ve all played Games, the funk has been kicked. Aadil has finally jumped into ‘Mario Odyssey’ which leads to a brief discussion on cheat codes. Lucy’s been getting a puzzle kick in ‘Q.U.B.E 2’. The game to help Ben kick the funk is the arcade space shooter ‘Cycle 28’....
  • Tanked Up 108 – Brewdog Screws the Pooch

    Aadil returns to join Ben and Lucy in a full on roast of Brewdog, a chat about Tacoma, some extra thoughts on Zenge and a thorough discussion on violence and video games. Ben drinks the ‘Huddle’ Pale Ale from Verdent and ‘Glory’ Triple IPA from Northern Monk. Aadil has...
  • Tanked Up 107 – Rime of the Ancient Orwellian

    Ben and Lucy have some beers on this cold and frigid night and discuss what they’ve been playing. Ben’s played two games which are almost the opposite of each other in ‘Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy’ and ‘Rime’. Lucy got back into her episodic sleuth persona and played...
  • Tanked Up 106 – Mobile Madness or Gaming Fatigue

    Lucy, Aadil and Ben are casual gamers. It’s true, don’t try to defend them. Ben hates games and only likes casual educational experiences like the Assassin’s Creed: Origins Discovery mode. Aadil hasn’t touched a game in months but has been poking Zenge a mobile game, a mobile game! Uhh...
  • Tanked Up 104 – Playing Streets of Rage at Wiper and True

    Ben and Aadil went on a little day trip to the Wiper and True tap room to sample some of their and some of Partizan Brewing’s beers. This included the collaboration ‘Smoking Jacket’ Porter and the beer Ben drinks during the episode the ‘Phantasmagoria’ IPA from Wiper and True....