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  • Tanked Up 164 – An Unexpected Union

    We kick off with a discussion on the Microsoft and Sony announcement and what Nintendo is doing with Mario maker 2. Ben’s played A Plague Tale: Innocence, Lucy’s played Alt-Frequencies and Aadil has played Florence. The beers this week are ‘Massive Azzac’ from Arbor Ales, ‘Maz’ from Omnipollo, The...
  • Tanked Up 146 – Most Anticipated Games of 2019

    In the first episode of 2019 Ben and Aadil discuss their most anticipated games of the coming year. Some of these games have firm release dates, others don’t so hopefully their not repeated this time next year. Games touched upon include Control, Metro Exodus, Anthem, Doom Eternal, In 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...
  • Tanked Up 130 – Moonlighting for Brewdog

    Ben and Lucy have something positive to say about Brewdog (positive at least for them) to start the show off with this week. Talk quickly moves away from bar revenues to video games and starts with Reigns: Game of Thrones announcement. We move to Lucy who starts with her...
  • 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 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 105 – Shadow of Celeste

    Ben and Lucy grab some beers and chat about the games they’ve been playing over the last week. Lucy kicks off with Celeste, A 2D platformer with a story, and Ben counters with Bloodborne, the Gothic inspired boss battler. Lucy comes back with dystopian set, narrative driven The Red...