Eventful and celebrant. The 2014 PolyCast Christmas Special, "O Advance All Ye Playful
", is now available for netcasting. Join regular panelists Daniel "DanQ" Quick
, Philip "TheMeInTeam" Bellew
as they give their take on questions and comments received from members of the show's audience and otherwise in this hour-long plus (77m50s) production.
The summary of topics is as follows:
| Forum Post #1
From "Star of Hope", how to get festive
in Civilization V
and Civilization: Beyond Earth
through a Christmas Eve patch.
| Email #1
From "Carl5872", what does the future hold for the Civ
series: more for CivV
or onto a the sixth Civ
| Forum Post #2A
From "stormtrooper412", making a life and death decision
on a specific civilization for a specific Victory Condition in Civilization V
| Forum Post #3
From "Bezurn", taking a position
's trade route as compared to CivV
and prioritizing of internal or external routes.
| Forum Post #4
From "Svetkavitsa", what to correct
in Civilization: Beyond Earth
and how to go about doing so.
| Forum Post #2B
From "stormtrooper412", deciding on when to move up
in difficulty level in the Civ
| Email #2
From "OneCrazyCanadian" the likes, dislikes and changes sought for Civilization IV
as well as CivV
| Video #1
Finding a Civilization
title on a "Top 10 PC Games of the 1990s
" list leading to how, and why, it and others came to be ranked.
| Video #2
Comparatively, a Civ
title makes it into the companion "Top 10 PC Games of the 2000s
" list resulting in more discussion on the how and why of the ranking.
| Tweets #1, 2
Across not one but two
tweets, "Mister L" proposes a change in the Civ
combat system to shake up gameplay.
| Forum Post #5
From "MattZed", a query on the panelists' favourite Civilization
games to play
| Video #3
Taking in the place of Sid Meier on a "Top 10 Iconic Video Game Creators
" list and his apparent contemporaries with more questions than answers.
| Forum Post #6
From "whyidie", taking an operative word of one panelist to create a list of their own to summarize
"The Year in Civ
Levitation explanation, naughty collusion, theory versus practice and facepalm surprise.
is a bi-weekly audio production in an ongoing effort to give the Civ
community an interactive voice on game strategy; its final episode of this, its eighth season, is number 217 set to be released in one week's time. Sibling show RevCast
focuses on Civilization: Revolution
social gaming and TurnCast