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.
  • Wreckfest – Lunch Break Let’s Play

    It was Wednesday, Aadil wasn’t around so Ben decided to smash up some cars with Lucy in the literal backseat. Until, the game downloaded for Lucy and she joins in for some multiplayer racing, destruction and lawnmower mayhem. They played the game together through Xbox Game Pass....
  • Tanked Up 262 – The Genesis of Physics

    This week we have more games to talk about. Ben kicks off with his thoughts on Genesis Noir. Then Aadil talks us through three games, PogoChamp, Graviter and Legend of the Keepers. Beers, beers, beers! Lucy drinks beers from Donzoko and Other Half, Aadil has a Wiper and True...
  • Tanked Up 261 – Catching up on what we’ve been playing

    It is games, games, games this week as we have a couple of weeks of what we have all been playing to catch up on. Lucy kicks off with Ladders by POWGI, gives us her verdict on Shelter 3, discusses Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion and goes back to...
  • More Lunch Break Outriders

    Ben and Aadil pick up where they left off on Monday, strolling back into the world of Outriders. Rolling through the Wreckage Zone and trying out a hunter and bounty mission....
  • Tanked Up 260 – Delving into Vault City Brewing

    This week the gang is joined by Andy Gibson from Vault City Brewing. Andy kindly sent us all some beers to enjoy and discuss whilst he gave us the rundown on Vault City Brewing. We discuss where the brewery started, the beers they brew, and their recent release into...
  • Lunch Break Outriders

    Join Ben and Aadil as they play some more Outriders, this week from a Monday! As an extra stream to get back into the week they jumped into Outriders where they had left off. This is after a couple of weeks of not playing the game and being scared...
  • Tanked Up 259 – The Glass House of Vault City

    Check us out! Two amazing guests in a row. This week we’re joined by Lauren Aitkin from VG24/7. She lets us know what gaming has been like since being on maternity leave and it’s pretty medieval. We chat AC Valhalla, Crusader Kings 3 and CD Projekt Reds issues. Lucy...
  • Forgotten Fields Review

    Sid is a struggling writer. He’s had some success with his first novel and is trying, but failing to capture the magic of that first book. With a deadline looming for a funding application he starts to panic. Why won’t it come to him? Brief flashes of his old...
  • Tanked Up 258 – We Are Beer’s Tom Maya and Before Your Eyes

    This week we are joined by Tom Maya from We Are Beer to talk games and share a few beers. Tom chats about the upcoming summer beer festivals We Are Beer organise and what it was like last year for the festival scene. We discuss what brewing festival collaboration...