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  • Tanked Up 162 – Baller beers and eldritch horrors

    Aadil is back! He joins Ben and Lucy to discuss that Sonic trailer, two games from the recent Ludum Dare 44 game jam Dear Substance of Kin and Seaway to finish on the Backbone Prologue over some tasty beers. These are Dig Brew Co’s ‘Maleficarum’ and Left Handed Giant’s...
  • Tanked Up 155 – Cracking down on the Occupation

    This week the gang get together to discuss Lucy’s time with The Occupation, the major bugs in Anthem, Slime Rancher and the curation on the Epic store. They then finish discussing Crackdown 3 and Days Gone being solid games but not groundbreaking. They all sink two beers each this...
  • Tanked Up 152 – A Philosophical Ca(t)meo(w)

    Lucy returns to join Ben and Aadil as we get heavy from the off, discussing philosophy and video games. Talk moves to pub trips, Weatherspoons and the ageing demographic of pub goers. We finish on some puzzle games including the New York Times Crossword, Golf Peaks and G30 rounding...
  • 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...
  • Tanked Up 137 – Obra Dinn and board games

    This week Lucy is the only one who has played a video game so we delve into the realms of board games once again. Aadil kicks off the episode chatting about ‘Coup’ and ‘Codewords’. Lucy then gets into ‘Return of the Obra Dinn’ basically telling Ben and Aadil that...
  • Tanked Up 133 – The Spidered Man

    Once again Ben and Lucy have played the same game and discuss last weeks big release of Marvel’s Spider-Man in a packed episode. Whilst talking about their time with it they touch on Mafia 3, The Batman Arkham series, God of War, Nintendo and attachment rates, For Honor, Marvel,...
  • Tanked Up 131 – Moving to Donut County on an Iceberg

    Not only have we all managed to get together, but we’ve all played the same game and discuss, at length, Donut County. We move into a discussion about expensive beer following an article in the Sun and a rebuttal by Tiny Rebel Brewing. As Ben has only played Donut...
  • 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’....